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Unable to Save Workbook after Upgrading


Published: 17 May 2013
Last Modified Date: 18 May 2015

Issue

When you try to save a workbook that was created in an earlier version of Tableau Desktop in the newly upgraded version of Tableau Desktop, nothing happens.

Environment

Tableau Desktop 

Resolution

To resolve this issue, re-enable messages.

In Tableau Desktop 8.1:

Select Help > Settings and PerformanceShow Messages Again, and then click OK.

In Tableau Desktop 8.0:

Select Help > Show Messages Again, and then click OK.

Cause

Tableau Desktop is suppressing the "You will not be able to open this document with older versions of Tableau. Save anyway?" message.
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