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Unable to create or edit a flow on Tableau Server


Published: 30 Sep 2021
Last Modified Date: 01 Oct 2021

Issue

Unable to create or edit flows in Tableau Server. All of the UI buttons are gray and disabled

Environment

  • Tableau Server 2020.4 and older

Resolution

Upgrade to Tableau Server 2021.1 or newer

As a temporary workaround, use Tableau Prep Builder to edit the flow and republish to Tableau Server

Cause

This is a known issue with Tableau Server 2020.4 and older.

Additional Information

Flows will still continue to run on the server. This issue only prevents editing.
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