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Choosing To Embed Credentials In Prep Web Authoring During Publishing Doesn't Save Them In The Draft


Published: 27 Nov 2020
Last Modified Date: 15 Dec 2020

Issue

When publishing a Tableau Prep flow in the Prep Web Authoring experience in the browser, you are prompted to "Embed credentials" in the published flow even though the credential is embedded upon publishing/editing the flow previously. 
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Environment

  • Tableau Server 2020.4

Resolution

Enter/embed the credential when prompted upon saving the flow.

Cause

The information about credential embedded is not saved upon editing. This is the current feature design. 
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