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Connect To Data Option missing in the Tableau Server Web Edits Ui


Published: 04 Aug 2020
Last Modified Date: 05 Aug 2020

Issue

When accessing Web Edits the Connect To Data Option is missing in the Tableau Server Web Ui 

Environment

  • Tableau Server

Resolution

Confirm the user has a Creator Site Role such as (Creator) Server Administrator, Creator Site Administrator, or Creator. The option for connecting to new data sources though the Tableau Server Web Edits UI is only available for users with a Creator Site Role. 


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Cause

The option to Connect To Data is only available for Creator users. 
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