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Error "You do not have permission to create an extract refresh for this workbook" Scheduling Extract Refresh


Published: 11 Jul 2016
Last Modified Date: 25 Sep 2017

Issue

When using Run Now to run an extract refresh on a published workbook you own in Tableau Server, the following error occurs:
You do not have permission to create an extract refresh for this workbook.

Environment

Tableau Server 

Resolution

Perform the below step with the help of your Tableau Server administrator: 
Log into Tableau Server as an administrator and enable the setting Allow publishers to schedule data extract refreshes.

Cause

In order for publishers to have the permission to schedule extract refreshes, Allow publishers to schedule data extract refreshes must be enabled.
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