Last Modified Date: 19 Sep 2018
- Tableau Server 2018.1
- Tableau Server 2018.2
As a Tableau Server/Site Administrator, grant Explorer (Can Publish) permissions to affected users. Necessary restrictions can then be placed by project, group, or user for users who are not meant to be able to save/publish.
Use a blank workbook in Tableau Desktop to run ad-hoc queries against the published data source.
As a Tableau Server/Site Administrator, publish a workbook connecting to the data source with a sample sheet so that others can use this to create ad-hoc queries against that data source.
CauseThis is a known issue, ID 800209, and is currently under investigation with our Development team.
Additional InformationPermissions can also be managed using the REST API and tabcmd.
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