Last Modified Date: 27 Dec 2017
- Tableau Server
- Tableau Desktop
ResolutionUpdate the connection information for the data source extract associated with the old Tableau Server address.
- Save and close the workbook.
- Sign in to Tableau Server using current name.
- Open the workbook.
- If you attempt to publish the workbook, the following error will occur: This workbook contains a Data Source that is dependent on a different Tableau Server
- Right-click the data source linked to the old Tableau Server name and choose Edit Connection....
- Click the Change Logon button and sign in to Tableau Server using the current Server name, then click OK.
- Click OK to recreate the extract
Once the connection is updated, you can publish the workbook successfully.
CauseThe workbook has an extract associated with a published data source linked to a different Tableau Server name. Usually this occurs after migrating or renaming Tableau Server.
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