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IsMemberOf Function Returns Wrong Results When Filtering User Accounts


Published: 01 Aug 2016
Last Modified Date: 23 Oct 2017

Issue

When filtering user accounts from multiple Active Directory domains using the IsMemberOf function, the filter might incorrectly return a value of 'false'.  

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Server

Resolution

The Active Directory domain must be declared in the calculation with the group name. For example: ISMEMBEROF(‘domain.lan\group’)

Cause

The user account was imported into Tableau Server from a different Active Directory domain.
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