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Error 'Unrecognized configuration parameter "tableau.site_id"' Occurs When Loading Some Site Admin Views


Published: 20 Jan 2022
Last Modified Date: 25 Jan 2022

Issue

When opening some admin views, the following error message is displayed:
 
Unable to proceed because of an error from the data source.
Try connecting again.  If the problem persists, disconnect from the data source and contact the data source owner.
ERROR: unrecognized configuration parameter "tableau.site_id"

Environment

  • Tableau Server 2021.3.1
  • Windows 10

Resolution

Set the option vizqlserver.initialsql.disabled to false:
 
tsm configuration set -k vizqlserver.initialsql.disabled -v false

tsm pending-changes apply
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