Last Modified Date: 27 Mar 2018
- Tableau Desktop
- File-based data sources, e.g. Excel, Access, text files (.csv, .txt, etc.)
ResolutionA possible workaround is to use packaged workbooks (.twbx), so that the flat file is packaged together with the Tableau workbook. For more information about creating .twbx workbooks, see Packaged Workbooks.
CauseThe ability to use relative path for a file-based data source not currently built into Tableau Desktop.
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