Export a Tableau dashboard to PDF using a URL

Tableau Server offers a lot of functionality using the URL including filtering and exporting. I wrote about filtering a Tableau dashboard using the URL in a previous post. This post is about another very useful option using the URL: exporting the Tableau dashboard to PDF. Exporting [...]

Fix the number of pages to export pdf from Tableau

Sometimes Tableau developers are asked to create dashboards to download to pdf. Clearly how this looks upon export is key. Therefore the sizing of all components on the dashboard and the page set up is important. Defining the number of pages is straightforward, simply by setting [...]

Tableau Developers – where should they sit within an organisation?

Often large organisations struggle with where Tableau developers should sit. This could also apply to any other reporting software, the likes of Power BI, Qlik, etc. As some technology is involved (i.e. Tableau) there is often a strong argument to lump it in with IT. However [...]