What is Tableau Reader?

Tableau Reader is a free desktop application that you can use to open and interact with data visualizations built in Tableau Desktop. Filter, drill down and discover.

If you are looking to edit or create Tableau files, you will need Tableau Desktop, which is a paid license software. Visit What is Tableau Desktop? for more information.

Quick Information

VENDOR: Tableau Software, LLC.
VERSION: 2022.1.0
PLATFORM: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (x64). macOS Mojave 10.14, Catalina 10.15, Big Sur 11.4+.  

Who is licensed to use Tableau Reader?

No license is required to use Tableau Reader.

How do I request access to Tableau Reader?

Tableau Reader is available to all users on their MSU Denver issued Windows computers through Software Center. For MSU Denver issued Mac computers, Tableau Reader will appear in Self Service and can be installed from there. If you require Tableau Reader to be installed in a department lab, please submit a Software Request for University Devices so that we can schedule that deployment.

How do I access Tableau Reader?

Tableau Reader can be installed from Software Center on PCs or Self Service on Macs. It can be downloaded from the Tableau website for use on personal devices: https://www.tableau.com/products/reader

If you require assistance using the application, please contact your instructor, department tutor, or supervisor for help.

If you experience trouble installing the application, you receive license errors, or you feel it is not running correctly, please submit a Software Issues & Errors request.

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