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Ampersands in Records Appear as "&" in Preview UI and Output after Using Pivot


Published: 15 Aug 2018
Last Modified Date: 29 Aug 2018

Issue

Ampersands in records appear as "&" in preview UI and output data after using pivot. For example, the record "Tom & Jerry"  appear as "Tom & Jerry". 

Environment

  • Tableau Prep 2018.2.1

Resolution

Upgrading to Tableau Prep 2018.2.2.

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue, ID 811702, which has been corrected in Tableau Prep 2018.2.2 and later versions.
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