Last Modified Date: 19 Jul 2017
ResolutionCreate a folder with the minimum number of shapes that will used in the workbook.
- Locate the images that will be used as custom shapes.
- Add only these images to the new folder in the My Tableau Repository\Shapes folder in your Documents folder.
- The name of the folder will be used as the name of the palette in Tableau.
- Use the shapes from this new folder in the workbook.
CauseWhen you use custom shapes, they are saved with the workbook with the folder they are located in. Using a large folder with many images places within it, will save that entire folder with the workbook and carry all its images. Saving a workbook with a large custom shapes folder will increase its size according to the number of images within that folder.
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