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Tableau Server

This page will guide you through the setup of Tableau Server in K using the direct connect method.

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Step 1) Tableau Server Configuration

The following Tableau server settings needs to be configured.

Changing these settings will require a restart of the tableau server.

Step 2) Setup Tableau APIs Access

  • A user needs to be configure to access Tableau API.

The user must exists on tableau server as REST APIs do not support SSO. https://help.tableau.com/current/api/rest_api/en-us/REST/rest_api_concepts_auth.htm

  • User needs Site Administrator Creator or Server Administrator role, Roles are dependent on both Licensing and Server version see https://help.tableau.com/current/server/en-us/users_site_roles.htm

    • Site Administrator Creator is only available on Role Based Licensing Model

    • Server Administrator is available on both Role Based and Core Based Licensing Model

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