Last Modified Date: 17 May 2017
- Embed database credentials in Tableau Server so that users can pass through the database log in process and go directly to their views. For more information, see Embedding Database Credentials in Tableau Server.
- In Tableau Server, click the Share link at the top left of the view to access a URL that can be used to embed the view.
For users to successfully access the embedded view they must be a valid Tableau User and are required to authenticate with Tableau Server. If Tableau Server has been configured with core licensing, enable the Guest account to allow non-Tableau users the ability to see and interact with an embedded view. For more information, see License and User Rights.
Option 2For full public access with no credentials required, publish the view to Tableau Public.
Additional InformationTableau Server is designed to protect data and sensitive information. Anyone wishing to access that view, after it is embedded, will need to be a licensed Tableau Server user. Attempting to access the view will require the viewer to log on using their Tableau Server credentials.
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