Last Modified Date: 30 Aug 2016
- Tableau Desktop
ResolutionNote: Option 1 will resolve the issue for all *.twbx files. Option 2 or 3 would need to be performed on each file to be unpackaged.
Option 1: Associate Tableau with *.twbx or *.twb files
A. Right Click on the *.twbx file
B. Select "Choose Default Program..."
C. Select "Tableau Desktop"
Option 2:Use 7-Zip to extract the packaged workbook
A. Right click on the *.twbx file
B. Select 7-Zip and "Extract files..."
C. Select a location and click "OK"
Option 3: Associate the specific file as a zipped file
A. Right Click on the *.twbx file and select "Rename"
B. Replace ".twbx" with ".zip"
C. Click "OK"
D. Right click on the file and choose "Extract All"
E. Select a location and click "OK"
CauseThe file is not associated with Tableau Desktop, so the "Unpackage" functionality cannot be accessed.
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