Error: "Unknown Server Error" When Using the Web Edit Feature after Leaving the Session over 30 minutes
Published: 10 May 2016
Last Modified Date: 07 Jul 2017
IssueWhen editing a workbook after leaving the session over 30 minutes, the following error might occur:
Unknown Server Error
EnvironmentTableau Server 9
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When editing a view via Tableau Server, try not to leave the webedit session for too long so that there is no timeout on your session.
CauseThis behavior is related to a known defect (ID: 511263) that has been fixed in the release 10.1 of Tableau Desktop.