Error "Authorization request timed out" When Connecting to Salesforce

Published: 19 Oct 2023
Last Modified Date: 19 Oct 2023


When connecting Tableau to Salesforce, after the message "Tableau created this window to authenticate. It is now safe to close it." is displayed in the default browser, the following error may occur in Tableau:

Error Code: 548D1061
Authorization request timed out. The user may have closed the browser or cancelled the request.


  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Server
  • Tableau Cloud


Salesforce APIs must be enabled on your company's account, in order for Tableau to connect to Salesforce data.
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