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Changing Default Connection Settings for a Data Source


Published: 04 Feb 2014
Last Modified Date: 04 Feb 2014

Question

How to change the settings you made by selecting the Always do this for <data source> box in the Data Connection dialog box.

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Environment

Tableau Desktop

Answer

In Tableau Desktop 8.0 and earlier versions:

Select Help > Show Messages Again, and then click OK.

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In Tableau Desktop 8.1 and later versions:

Select Help > Settings and Performance > Show Messages Again, and then click OK.

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Additional Information

If you selected Do not show again when a warning message dialog box displayed, clicking Show Messages Again will also re-enable the warning dialog boxes.
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