3 Replies Latest reply on Apr 24, 2016 9:50 PM by kumar.c

    open twb with tableau public

    mark schukas

      can I open (and edit) a twb with tableau public...?

       

      thank you.

        • 1. Re: open twb with tableau public
          kumar.c

          Hi Mark,

           

          You can't open the .twb file that saved in your computer and also you can't open the .twbx file also that saved in your computer.

          Below is the message will appear when you try to open .twbx file from Tableau Public from File menu option and select open.

           

          Means .twbx Tableau file should be saved in your Tableau Public account.

           

          Hope this helps, please mark it as answered if this is answer what you are looking for.

           

          Thanks.

          • 2. Re: open twb with tableau public
            mark schukas

            thank you.

             

            and is my public password the same as my Tableau.com password?

             

            thanks.

             

            ps and reader let's you view, but not edit?

            • 3. Re: open twb with tableau public
              kumar.c

              No I guess, I think there are two different passwords with usernames. Please check once and test.

               

              Yes in Tableau Reader you can view the .twbx file with source as extract if your data source is RDBMS (ex: SQL Server, MySQL etc), but you can't edit your workbook in Reader.

               

              Please mark this answer as Helpful if it what you are looking for, so it will help others.