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'Edit Alias' Unavailable for a Color Legend


Published: 08 Feb 2019
Last Modified Date: 11 Feb 2019

Issue

The 'Edit Alias' command is not available for a color legend.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop

Resolution

Ensure that you are not using a published data source (use a local copy instead), and that only the relevant field is on Color on the Marks card.

Cause

Aliases cannot be edited when the data source is a published data source, or when there is more than one field on Color on the Marks card.
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