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Shapes and Colors Change After Publishing Workbook


Published: 20 May 2016
Last Modified Date: 07 Jul 2016

Issue

Shapes in a published workbook render differently than they do in Tableau Desktop.
 

Environment

  • Tableau Server 9.3.0
  • Live connection to Excel

Resolution

Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Server 9.3.1 or a newer version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Server.

Option 2

Extract the Excel file prior to publishing the workbook.
 

Cause

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

Additional Information

 

 

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