Marks and Filters Cards Excessively Wide

Published: 23 Feb 2018
Last Modified Date: 13 Jan 2019


When opening a workbook, the marks cards and filters become excessively wide. 

Additionally, when the workbook is saved after resetting the cards, closed, then reopened, the cards automatically increase in size again. 


  • Tableau Desktop 10.3 - 2018.1
  • Windows


Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop 10.4.7, 10.5.4, 2018.1.1 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop in Tableau Help.

Option 2

Use one of the following workarounds: 
  • Reset the size of the cards by going to Worksheet > Show Cards > Reset Cards.
  • Adjust display scaling on your computer/monitors to 100% as opposed to 125%. 


This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 736666 ) which has been fixed in a recent release of Tableau Desktop. 
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