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Error "Setting site role for user “<username>” to “Unlicensed (can publish)” failed"


Published: 04 May 2015
Last Modified Date: 19 Aug 2015

Issue

When configuring a user for the site role Unlicensed or Unlicensed (can publish), the following error might occur: 
 
Setting site role for user “<username>” to “Unlicensed (can publish)” failed
Details: An unexpected error occurred

Environment

Tableau Server 9.0.0 - 9.0.2

Cause

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