Error "Tableau Exception: Error parsing command parameter value string" When Clicking Reset Name in Web Authoring

Published: 30 Jun 2022
Last Modified Date: 30 Jun 2022


When selecting all field names and then attempting to click "Reset Name" in the data source tab, the following error occurs:

TableauException: Error parsing command parameter value string



  • Tableau Cloud
  • Tableau Server


This error appears but fields names do reset to the original names after closing the error message window.
Please ignore the error message when resetting all field names.


The behavior is related to a Known Issue, ID 1426444, which is currently being investigated.

Additional Information

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This issue does not happen when resetting only several fields' names. 
This issue does not happen in Tableau Desktop.
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