KNOWLEDGE BASE

Mark Label Size Does Not Change When Zooming in View


Published: 05 Apr 2013
Last Modified Date: 12 Nov 2015

Issue

When zooming in or zooming out of a view the size of marks labels might not change to accommodate the size of other elements in the view.

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Resolution

The following instructions can be reviewed in the workbook attached below.
To work around this issue:
  1. Create two worksheets, one with a larger mark size.
  2. Configure the other worksheet to display only when a selection is made in the larger map.
  3. Combine both worksheets into a dashboard.​

Additional Information

The font size will always remain the same no matter what the zoom size is. To change the font size complete the following:
  1. Right-click on one of the labels.
  2. Select Format in the menu.
  3. Change the font size in Format Pane.
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