KNOWLEDGE BASE

Unable to see System Schemas, System Tables, or System Views


Published: 30 Jun 2015
Last Modified Date: 30 Aug 2016

Issue

When connecting to a data source, it is not possible to see its System Schema, or any System Tables or System Views in the Connect to Data page.

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Resolution

This is by design.

Cause

It may be possible to connect to a table/view in question by using SELECT * via the Custom SQL option.
Did this article resolve the issue?