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Access Denied To Site Administrator When Attempting To Add Favorite For Another User With Rest Api


Published: 12 May 2017
Last Modified Date: 24 Apr 2018

Issue

Unable to add a favorite for another user as a Site Administrator with the Tableau Server REST API.

Environment

Tableau Server

Resolution

As a Tableau Server Administrator, upgrade to Tableau Server 2018.1. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Server in Tableau Help. 

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 645087) which has been fixed in a recent release of Tableau Server. 
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