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Error "Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'toString' of undefined"


Published: 08 Jan 2015
Last Modified Date: 17 Aug 2015

Issue

When entering values in wildcard search filter, the following error might occur:
 
Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'toString' of undefined

Environment

Tableau Server

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue where the manual or alphabetic sort order does not correctly index the results of the search.

 

Additional Information

  • To work around this issue, clear the sort order on the dimension used for the filter.  
  • Combined field filters may also generate the error.
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