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Alteryx Designer Scheduled Refresh of .TDE Not Showing New Data in Tableau Server


Published: 18 Nov 2016
Last Modified Date: 21 Nov 2016

Issue

When "refreshing" a .tde on Tableau Server via Alteryx Designer (workflow in Alteryx Designer is scheduled to run and publish the updated .tde to Tableau Server), new data does not show in Tableau Server.

Alteryx Designer's schedule result status output log may show:
TableauServer.Login: Tool #4: Tableau Server API Request (Sign-in) Error Code 401001: Signin Error -- Error signing in to Tableau Server

Environment

  • Alteryx Designer
  • Tableau Server

Resolution

Confirm that Alteryx Designer is using current credentials.

Cause

Alteryx Designer requires current, valid credentials to log into Tableau Server and publish extracts.
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