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Set Time Zone when creating schedule for extracts


Published: 07 Dec 2022
Last Modified Date: 09 Dec 2022

Issue

Unable to specify the timezone used for scheduling refresh extracts for a site on Tableau Server.
If the timzezone set for a site and the timezone where the server is located is different, the schedule shows in the timezone of the server location.  

Environment

  • Tableau Server 2021.2.17
  • Windows Server 2016

Resolution

Manually set the schedule considering the offset of the timezone difference.
 

Cause

Ability to select individual time zone when creating an extract schedule is not available in the product at this time. The feature to 'Set Time zones for Extracts' does not include schedules. 
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