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Error "No such column" Dragging Calculated Field to View


Published: 19 Jun 2014
Last Modified Date: 25 Apr 2017

Issue

When dragging a calculated field to the Columns shelf or Rows shelf, the following error might occur:
 
An error occurred while communicating the the data source
No such column

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Extracted data source

Resolution

Refresh the extract. 

Cause

The calculated field has been renamed after the extract was initially created. 
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