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Cannot Cancel, Abort, Kill, or Otherwise Control Background Jobs


Published: 22 May 2014
Last Modified Date: 30 Jul 2020

Issue

Cannot terminate in-progress background jobs or update priority of a queued job.

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Background Tasks

Cause

The ability to remove queued jobs, change priority of queued jobs or stop background tasks is only available through the Tableau Server API.
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