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Slow Performance and Inverted Results Using Spatial Join with Extract Created in Tableau Desktop 2018.1 or Earlier Version


Published: 06 Aug 2018
Last Modified Date: 06 Aug 2018

Issue

When you create a spatial join in Tableau Desktop 2018.2 using an extract created in 2018.1 or earlier, processing times for the join may be longer than expected and analyses using the geographies in the extract may be inverted. 
 

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 2018.2
  • Spatial Join

Resolution

As a workaround, using Tableau Desktop 2018.2 connect live to the original data source and create a new extract. 

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue which is currently under investigation.
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