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Error: "user is not a member of any authorized groups" When logging in to Tableau Services Manager


Published: 27 Nov 2017
Last Modified Date: 11 Jan 2018

Issue

When logging in to Tableau Services Manager (TSM), by running "tsm login –u <username>", the following error may occur:

"User <username> is not a member of any authorized groups"

Environment

  • Tableau Server on Linux
  • Tableau Services Manager

Resolution

Add the user to the group tsmadmin on the Tableau Server computer.

Cause

The user is not a member of the group tsmadmin on the Tableau Server computer.
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