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Error "​WARNING:resource_bundle.cc(311)] locale_file_path.empty() for locale" When Opening Workbooks


Published: 27 Apr 2018
Last Modified Date: 17 Oct 2018

Issue

When opening workbooks with Tableau 2018.1 or 2018.2, the following debug text file  might report the following error:

WARNING:resource_bundle.cc(311)] locale_file_path.empty() for locale 

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 2018.1.1-2018.1.3
  • Tableau Desktop 2018.2.0
  • Windows 10

Resolution

For 2018.1, upgrade to Tableau Desktop 2018.1.4 or a later version. For 2018.2, upgrade to Tableau Desktop 2018.2.2 or a later version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop in Tableau Help.

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 774517) which has been fixed in a recent release of Tableau Desktop. 
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