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Autocomplete on subscription users not including Server Administrators


Published: 30 Jul 2018
Last Modified Date: 02 Aug 2018

Issue

When trying to add a Tableau Server Administrator to a subscription for a view on a non-default Site, the Administrator's username does not autocomplete like other users on the site.

Environment

  • Tableau Server 10.5.0

Resolution

Try the following workaround:

Explicitly add the Tableau Server Administrator to the Site-level user list. See Add Users to Tableau Server  for details.

Cause

The ability to add Tableau Server Administrators to a subscription for a view on a non-default Site, and then have it show up in an autocomplete list like other users on the site, is currently not built into the product..
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