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Unable To Connect To MySQL When Using Tableau Prep Builder On macOS With M1 Processor


Published: 27 Jul 2022
Last Modified Date: 27 Jul 2022

Issue

Unable To Connect To MySQL When Using Tableau Prep Builder On macOS With M1 Processor

Environment

  • Tableau Prep Builder 2022.2.0
  • MySQL

Resolution

Install MySQL driver for Intel processor (macOS 12 (x86, 64-bit)) because MySQL driver for M1 processor (macOS 12 (ARM, 64-bit)) won't work with Intel based Tableau Prep Builder

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Cause

MySQL driver for Apple silicon is not compatible with Intel based Tableau Prep Builder.
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