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Automatically refresh a Tableau viz on Tableau Server
<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>I'm an HTML file!</title>
<!-- Replace the reference to the JS API on Tableau Public to your server -->
<script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>
<script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>
<div id="content"> </div>
var viz;
function refreshThatSucker(){
//or do something more obvious and evil
function initializeViz() {
var placeholderDiv = document.getElementById("content");
// Replace this URL with your viz
var url = "";
var options = {
width: content.offsetWidth,
height: content.offsetHeight,
hideTabs: true,
hideToolbar: true,
onFirstInteractive: function () {
// Refresh the viz every 5000 milliseconds
viz = new tableauSoftware.Viz(placeholderDiv, url, options);
catch (e){
<script type="text/javascript">
// Initialize the app on document ready.
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alexy commented Feb 4, 2014

Caveat: when pasting as-is you'll see nothing, since the div has the height of 0px. Give it some height, see things!

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works with Firefox. does not work with chrome Version 35.0.1916.153 m

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How i can deploy this web page on the tableau server.
Please give the details of the procedure.

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