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Viz Animations Do Not Render in Tableau Desktop Public Edition or Tableau Reader


Published: 03 Mar 2020
Last Modified Date: 03 Mar 2020

Issue

In Tableau Desktop Public Edition and Tableau Reader, viz animations do not render. In Tableau Desktop Public Edition, the animations do not render even if you enable Viz Animations via Format > Animations... > On. 
 

Environment

Tableau Desktop Public Edition 2020.1 
Tableau Reader 2020.1 
 

Resolution

If you author animations in Tableau Desktop Public Edition and publish to your Tableau Public profile, the animations will render correctly on the web. 

There is no current workaround for Tableau Reader. 

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue with ID 1083456 which is currently under investigation. 
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