Tableau Server Degraded After Installation or Upgrade
Published: 02 Jul 2014
Last Modified Date: 05 Nov 2018
IssueAfter upgrading or installing Tableau Server on a drive other than the default drive (C drive), Tableau Server might be in a degraded status. When
tabadmin status -v is run, the gateway shows as stopped.
- Tableau Server
- Tableau Server installed outside the default drive (For example, E: drive)
ResolutionGrant the Run as user Modify permissions in the root of the drive where Tableau Server is installed. For more information, see File and Folder Permissions at Microsoft TechNet.
CauseTableau Server requires explicit Modify permissions for the root folder of the drive where it is installed.