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Error "DetectWMIProperty: property not found" When Refreshing Extract from Command Prompt


Published: 15 Sep 2016
Last Modified Date: 16 Sep 2016

Issue

When refreshing an extract from the command line using Tableau Desktop 10.0, the following error message is received:

DetectWMIProperty: property not found.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 10.0.0
  • Windows 7
  • Oracle

Resolution

Work with your local IT team to resolve issue with WMI corruption.

Cause

Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) has become corrupted.
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