Downloading Previous Versions of Tableau Desktop or Server

Published: 03 Apr 2017
Last Modified Date: 17 Dec 2017


What to do, if you need to download a previous version of Tableau or an update to the previous version. For example, you may have an old workbook that you wish to view in the version of Tableau it was originally created for.



  • Tableau Desktop 
  • Tableau Server 


Step 1 

Go to the Alternate Download Site.

Step 2 

From the list of installation files, click the link to the desired product and version to download Tableau.

Step 3

Double-click the Tableau installation link to download Tableau to your computer. Follow the prompts during installation.

Additional Information

  • It is possible to have multiple versions of Tableau Desktop installed simultaneously on the same computer. Installing a new version of Tableau Desktop will not overwrite the old version of Tableau Desktop. To remove your current version entirely before installing an older version, see Completely Removing Tableau Desktop
  • Previous versions of tabcmd are available on the same product page as the Tableau Server version you wish to download.
  • Only the most current version of Tableau Reader is available for download.
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