Tooltip Does Not Display in Dashboard View on Tableau Server but does in Tableau Desktop

Published: 26 Mar 2014
Last Modified Date: 03 Feb 2017


When viewing a dashboard with unused containers in Tableau Server, tooltips might not display. When viewing the dashboard in Tableau Desktop, tooltips display as expected. 


Tableau Server 8.0, 8.1, 8.2.0-8.2.1

Additional Information

  • Issue only occurs on a Dashboard and not a worksheet.
  • Containers are present in the Dashboard.
  • Behavior occurs on Server only when extra containers are present in the dashboard. 
  • Issue does not occur in Tableau Desktop.
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