Unable to Remove Ubertips

Published: 24 Jan 2014
Last Modified Date: 17 Oct 2017


Unable to remove ubertips.


Tableau Desktop


Option 1: 

  1. Upgrade to Tableau Desktop 9.0 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop.
  2. Under Edit Tooltip, de-select Include Command Buttons. For more information, see Format Tooltips.

Option 2:

For Tableau Desktop 8.2 and earlier versions, use a blank object on a dashboard to prevent ubertips from appearing. 

  1. In Tableau Desktop, select Dashboard > New Dashboard.
  2. Drag the desired sheet onto the dashboard. 
  3. Drag a blank object from the Dashboard pane onto the dashboard. 
  4. Right-click the blank object and select Floating
  5. Place the blank object over the axis.
  6. Adjust the size of the blank object to cover the axis. 


The ability to disable ubertips was added in Tableau Desktop 9.0. 
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