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Error "You do not have permission to see that page" Using REST API


Published: 23 Oct 2014
Last Modified Date: 25 Feb 2016

Issue

When making a POST request to /api/2.0/auth/signin, the following error message might occur:

Sorry, the page you were looking for does not exist, or you do not have permission to see that page.

Environment

Tableau Server

Resolution

Ensure that the REST API has been enabled by executing the following tabadmin commands:
tabadmin stop
tabadmin set api.server.enabled true
tabadmin configure
tabadmin start

Cause

The REST API is disabled or has not yet been enabled.
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