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Progress Indicator Does Not Appear When Using Filter Actions


Published: 25 Sep 2014
Last Modified Date: 12 Nov 2014

Issue

When you use filter actions in dashboards, the action might be delayed but the progress indicator (spinner) might not appear.

Environment

Tableau Server 8.2.0 - 8.2.3

Resolution

Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Server 8.2.4 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Server in the Tableau Knowledge Base.

Option 2

Disable client-side rendering locally:
  • With the affected view open on Tableau Server, append the following parameter to the URL of the view:
    ?:render=false.
    For example: http://localhost/views/BusinessDashboard/AreaSalesPerformance?:render=false

Option 3

Disable client-side rendering globally. For more information, see About Client-Side Rendering in Tableau Help.

Cause

This behavior is a known issue that has been corrected in more recent releases.
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