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Data Pasted into Parameter Only Shows Top Row When Using Internet Explorer


Published: 13 Jun 2019
Last Modified Date: 13 Jun 2019

Issue

When you paste a list of data into the parameter box in Internet Explorer, only the top row is displayed.

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Internet Explorer

Resolution

Use one of the following workarounds:
  •   1.In a text editor, replace the line breaks in the data with spaces 
  •   2.Use a different browser.

 

Cause

This behavior is a known limitation of Internet Explorer. For more information, see Allow pasting multiple lines in IE textbox at brandonpugh.com.  
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