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Field Names Include Data Source Name for Web Data Connector in Parenthesis


Published: 22 Jan 2018
Last Modified Date: 16 Feb 2018

Issue

Fields from Web Data Connector appear with a data source name in parenthesis next to every field.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 10.4.2 and earlier
  • Web Data Connector

Resolution

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop versions 10.5.1, 10.4.4, 10.3.8 or later.  For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop in Tableau Help.

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 726475) which has been fixed in a recent release of Tableau Desktop. 
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