Web Page or Extension Object Blank When Exporting Dashboard to .pdf or Image

Published: 29 Jul 2013
Last Modified Date: 21 Jul 2020


When you try to export dashboards that use web page or extension objects to image or .pdf files, the objects appear blank in the exports.


  • Tableau Server
  • Tableau Desktop


If you want the static data from the webpage to display in the export:
  1. Save the data as an image or convert it to text.
  2. Add the saved image or text to the dashboard in a text or image object. For more information, see Adding Dashboard Objects in Tableau Help.


Tableau does not store the data displayed through the web page or extension object. 
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