Error "Sign in failed" Accessing Embedded View from SAML-Enabled Tableau Server

Published: 05 Feb 2016
Last Modified Date: 30 Aug 2016


When accessing an embedded view on a SAML-enabled Tableau Server, the view might not load, and the following error might occur:

Sign in failed


Tableau Server 9.0.9, 9.1.3, 9.2.0


Upgrade to Tableau Server 9.1.6, 9.0.12, 9.2.4, or a newer version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Server.


This behavior is related to a known issue that has been corrected in more recent releases.

Additional Information

If the view fails to load after trying the above resolution, this might be an indication that your IdP is using clickjack protection. For more information, contact your IdP administrator. 
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