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Find Workbook by Project Returns Blank List


Published: 28 Aug 2014
Last Modified Date: 02 May 2016

Issue

In the Open Workbook from Tableau Server dialog box in Tableau Desktop, when you select Project in the Find By list, the workbook list might be blank.

Environment

Tableau Desktop 8.2.2 - 8.2.3

Resolution

Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop 8.2.4 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop in the Tableau Knowledge Base.

Option 2

  1. In the Open Workbook from Tableau Server dialog box, in the Find list, select Search.
  2. Enter the project name into the search box, and then click the search icon.

Option 3

  1. In the Open Workbook from Tableau Server dialog box, in the Find list, select All Workbooks.
  2. In the results list, click the Project header to sort the workbooks by project.

Cause

This behavior is a known issue.
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