When Connecting to Tableau Cloud from Tableau Desktop on MAC, Tableau Desktop Crashes
21 Jul 2021
Last Modified Date:
08 Jun 2022
Tableau Desktop crashes on MAC when logging into Tableau Cloud
Tableau Desktop 2021.2.0
Mac OSX (Other)
Set environment variable as below or upgrade Tableau Desktop to the fixed version.
Open terminal on Mac
Run below command in terminal
Run Tableau Desktop in the same terminal with below command
open -n /Applications/Tableau\ Desktop\ 2021.1.app
Reproduce the issue and confirm whether the crash occurs or not
(Option) If the issue is gone after doing above steps, the customer can configure QT_QUICK_BACKEND environment variable permanently
Hardware acceleration for webengine is crashing in OpenGL code.
The issue fixed but not release it yet.
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