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Error: "There is no field named "Longitude or Latitude (generated)" When Opening a Workbook


Published: 11 Oct 2016
Last Modified Date: 19 Jun 2017

Issue

When opening a workbook in Tableau Desktop 10 that was created in a prior version, the following error might occur: 
"There is no field named 'Longitude (generated)' "
Or
"There is no field named Latitude (generated)' "

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Cause

The error message indicates that geocoding files weren't fully installed during the Tableau Desktop upgrade. 

Additional Information

We recommend making a backup of any workbooks and/or data sources in the My Tableau Repository folder, or move them to a different location. 
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