Error "An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host" When Using tabcmd
Published: 08 Dec 2014 Last Modified Date: 22 Mar 2019
When using tabcmd, the command might fail with the following error:
*** An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host
Replace the Tableau Server URL in the command with "https://localhost".
Add the "--no-certcheck" parameter to the command.
There is communication or routing issue with the URL used in tabcmd command.
If using "localhost" is not an option, work with your IT team to investigate why the original URL does not work properly. In some scenarios adding "--no-certcheck" might help even with the original URL.