Avoiding Scroll Bars on a View in a Dashboard

Published: 08 Mar 2013
Last Modified Date: 09 Jan 2019


How to prevent a horizontal scroll bar from appearing on a view in a dashboard.


Tableau Desktop


Option 1

Increase the width of the container for the view. Expanding the width of the container might prevent the horizontal scroll bar from appearing. For more information, see: Quick Start: Layout Containers.

Option 2

Configure the sheet to fit the entire view. This will scale the view to the size of the container and might prevent scroll bars from appearing.

Entire View Button
  • Open the drop-down menu for the selected sheet and select Fit > Entire View.
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