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Error "Internal Error - An unexpected error occurred and the operation could not be completed" Deleting Worksheet


Published: 02 Oct 2015
Last Modified Date: 21 Jul 2016

Issue

When deleting a worksheet, the following error might occur:

Internal Error - An unexpected error occurred and the operation could not be completed.

Environment

Tableau Desktop 9.1.0 - 9.1.5 and 9.2.0 - 9.2.2

Resolution

Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop 9.1.6, 9.2.4 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop.

Option 2

As a workaround, copy sheets from the workbook experiencing the issue and paste them into a new workbook.

Cause

This behavior is a known issue which has been corrected in more recent releases.
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