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Opening Published Workbook Using Tableau Desktop When Some Nested Projects Have Same Name


Published: 16 May 2019
Last Modified Date: 01 Jul 2019

Issue

When using Tableau Desktop to navigate to a published workbook in a child project that has the same name as its parent, the Open Workbook from Tableau Server dialog may show the workbook(s) in the parent project instead.

Additionally, when a child project has the same name as another project that is not its parent, the Open Workbook from Tableau Server dialog may display the contents of whichever of the two is selected first for that dialog session.

Environment

Tableau Desktop 2019.2.0, 2019.1.3, 2019.1.4, 2018.3.6, 2018.3.7, 2018.2.9, 2018.2.10, 2018.1.12, 2018.1.13. 10.5.15, 10.5.16

Cause

This issue is related to Issue ID 919047, which is has been resolved in more recent versions of Tableau Desktop.
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