Error "Save workbook failed" Saving Workbook
Published: 30 Oct 2015
Last Modified Date: 20 May 2016
IssueWhen saving a workbook in Tableau Desktop, the following error might occur:
Save workbook failed.
EnvironmentTableau Desktop 9.0.0 - 9.0.4
Upgrade to Tableau Desktop to 9.0.5 or a later version. or more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop.
Save the workbook using the "Save As" option: File > Save As.
CauseThis behavior is related to a known issue that has been corrected in more recent releases.