Error "Cannot read property 'id' of null" Selecting Multiple Values in Quick Filter With Partial Match Results

Published: 11 Sep 2014
Last Modified Date: 09 Sep 2015


When selecting multiple values using Shift+click after typing a partial match in a multiple value drop-down quick filter, multiple values are not selected and the following error might occur:

Unexpected Error
An unexpected error occurred. If you continue to receive this error please contact your Tableau Server Administrator.

Uncaught TypeError: Cann
ot read property 'id' of null


  • Tableau Server 8.1 and 8.2
  • Tableau Online


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