How To Make A Blinking Or Flashing Cell

Published: 12 Nov 2021
Last Modified Date: 12 Nov 2021


Is it possible to make a part of the dashboard or worksheet blink?
A feature that would alert you when certain conditions are met.


  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Online
  • Tableau Server


Unfortunately, the ability to make a part of the dashboard or worksheet blink is not currently built into the product. For a workaround, please see the following knowledge base article: Conditionally Formatting Cell Background Color.

Additional Information

To voice your support for the inclusion of this enhancement in a future product release, add your vote to the following Community Idea:
Blinking/Flashing Cell
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