Hide ‘View Data’ within Tableau

Here's something you can do as a developer to help "hide" the view data button when clicking and hovering over a viz. Granted - this is a bit superficial as it doesn't disable the Download > Data option within Tableau Server. BUT - it deters, and as a by-product it also hides the options for 'Keep Only', and 'Exclude' which very often can cause confusion for curated dashboards in which we don't want users to do much of their own editing. These are called "command buttons" and Tableau hides the option to turn this off very well. Tableau thought the best place to turn this off would be... the tooltip marks card... Uncheck "Include command buttons". If you do want to disable 'View Data' at the server level... take a look here: https://community.tableau.com/thread/235216 ...
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Advanced Row-Level Filtering in Tableau

One of the biggest problems you’re going to run into while publishing to Tableau Server is how to deal with data security. Implementing Row-level security isn’t quite the most straight-forward thing to do within Tableau, but it is possible. In fact, Tableau has an option called “Create User Filter” to try to make this easier. However – that built in feature is very manual and only works for a small group of people or very specific circumstances. Chances are you are going to need something a bit more advanced. There are several different types of row-level security that you may want based upon the business need. See below for our agenda today. “I want a dashboard that filters for data related directly to the user viewing the dashboard.”“I want a dashboard that filters for data related to a particular user’s group, LOB, etc.”“I only want users within a particular AD group to see data on this dashboard.”Final thoughts: Security Check The Tableau packaged...
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