Unable to connect to Amazon Athena via proxy with when creating a new flow in Tableau Server

Published: 06 Dec 2023
Last Modified Date: 07 Dec 2023


Connecting to Amazon Athena via a proxy server is successful with file on Tableau Server when creating a new workbook, but when creating a new flow it fails with the error:

Deadline Exceeded
Unable to connect to the Amazon Athena server "". Check that the server is running and that you have access privileges to the requested database.


  • Tableau Server 
  • Amazon Athena


Locate the file on Tableau Server and copy it to the path below:

<Data folder>\tabsvc\flowminerva\Datasources\



When connecting to Amazon Athena via proxy with, the flow process reads the in the following location.
<Data folder>\tabsvc\flowminerva\Datasources\
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