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Error "Check that the connection is valid then try again" When Running Flow in Command Line


Published: 17 Mar 2020
Last Modified Date: 17 Mar 2020

Issue

When using the command line to run a flow that publishes to Tableau Server, the following error may occur:

Check that the connection is valid then try again.

Environment

  • Tableau Prep 2019.4.1 to 2020.1.4
  • Tableau Server

Resolution

To troubleshoot this error, verify that the Tableau Server credentials in the credentials.json file are correct

Cause

The Tableau Server credentials in the credentials.json file are incorrect.
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