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Saving Extracts to a Different Drive


Published: 29 May 2013
Last Modified Date: 23 May 2016

Question

Is it possible to save extracts to a drive other than the Tableau Server installation drive?

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Extracts

Answer

It is not possible to save extracts to a separate drive from the one where Tableau Server is installed. 

If disk space is a constraint, Tableau Server can be moved to a different drive. For more information, see Moving Tableau Server to a Different Drive in the Tableau Knowledge Base.
 
If Tableau Server is in a distributed environment, it is possible to move the Tableau Server Repository to a worker machine. For more information, see Install and Configure Worker Servers in Tableau Help.
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