Workbook download using Tableau Server Client (TSC) is failing on Tableau Server

Published: 10 Jan 2024
Last Modified Date: 11 Jan 2024

Issue fails with a 'filename' error on Tableau Server 2023.1.7 (API 3.19) using the tableauserverclient-0.28 .


  • Tableau Server 2023.1


Install the development branch TSC ( Tableau Server Client) package using the following command:
pip install git+

Utilizing the development branch eliminates the necessity for any code modifications or workarounds. Sample code functions as anticipated with this TSC package.

Alternative workaround

Use the Tableau REST API or curl to download the workbook.


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