Last Modified Date: 15 Sep 2020
- Tableau Desktop
ResolutionUse the following options as a workaround for securing the file or data.
Option 1: Secure the Folder Containing the WorkbookWork with your internal IT team to restrict access to the shared folder that contains the workbook.
Option 2: Use Tableau Server to Secure a Published Data Source
- Publish the data source to Tableau Server.
- Replace local data source with published data source.
- Secure the published data source so only authorized users can access it.
CauseThe ability to password-protect a workbook is not currently built into the product.
Additional InformationTo voice your support for the inclusion of this feature request in a future product release, add your vote to the following Community Idea: Password Protect Workbooks for Specific Teams.
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