Shape palettes used by Tableau.

tableau_shape_pal(palette = c("default", "filled", "proportions"))



Palette name.


Not all shape palettes in Tableau are supported. Additionally, these palettes are not exact, and use the best unicode character for the shape palette.

Since these palettes use unicode characters, their look may depend on the font being used, and not all characters may be available.

Shape palettes in Tableau are used to expose images for use a markers in charts, and thus are sometimes groupings of closely related symbols.

See also

Other shape tableau: scale_shape_tableau()


if (FALSE) { # need to set a font containing these values show_shapes(tableau_shape_pal()(5)) }