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Error: "An Error Occurred When Publishing the Workbook" When Publishing a Workbook to Tableau Online


Published: 14 Apr 2016
Last Modified Date: 07 Jul 2017

Issue

After attempting to publish a workbook to Tableau Online, the operation times out and the following error might occur:
"An error occurred when publishing the workbook.Your connection has probably timed out. Try to reconnect to Tableau Server."

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 9.2.4
  • Windows 10

Cause

This behavior is related to a known defect (ID: 578676) that has been fixed in the release 10.1.1 of Tableau Desktop.
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