Download and Install Tableau Desktop

Here, you can learn step-by-step how to download and install Tableau Desktop on your computer.
In addition, we will guide you through the process of applying for a Tableau Student License, which is a free license available to students.
With this license, you'll have access to all the features and capabilities of Tableau Desktop, making it easier for you to learn and explore the software.

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To install Tableau Desktop, follow these steps:
1. Go to on your browser and fill out the form. If you have already registered, click on "Sign In."
2. Click on "Download Free Trial" and then on "Save" to download the software.
3. Agree to the terms and conditions by clicking on "Continue" and "Agree."
4. Begin the installation process by clicking on "Install."
5. After the installation is complete, close the window.
6. Locate the installed software and double-click on the icon to open Tableau Desktop.
7. In the registration window, choose either "Activate with Product Key" if you have a license key or "Start Trial Now" for a free 14-day trial.
8. Fill out the form and click "Continue." The start screen of Tableau will be displayed.
To apply for a FREE Tableau student license:
1. Go to and click "Get Tableau for Free."
2. Fill out the form and click "Verify Student Status."
3. Verify your student status by signing in to your school's web portal or by uploading proof of enrollment.
4. Wait for review and receive the status via email.