1 Reply Latest reply on Jun 27, 2017 1:32 AM by Sirisak R. Anotai

    Tableau Data Engine Error: 406 and Tableau Data Engine Error: 10000:

    Shubham Borokar

      Hi Tableau Team Barry PlumAmy SchneiderErin EasterChristian Chabot. joewrightDamien Joldersma



      Issue Summary:

      Hi Team, Every time I try importing Data of Superstores from "C:\Program Files\Tableau\Tableau 10.3\defaults\Datasources\Sample - Superstore.xls" it is giving me an error that


      An error occured while communicating with the data source. Unable to connect to the server. Check that server is running and that you have access privileges to the requested databases.


      Steps I have tried till now to resolve but no success --

      1. Ran the Tableau as an Admin.

      2. Saved the file as .xlsx and tried importing but same error.

      3. Copied the file to a different location and tried importing it, yet the same error


      Please find the below obtained logs captured while Importing an inbuilt Dataset


      First Error while importing Excel --


      An error occurred while communicating with Tableau data extract

      • Tableau Data Engine Error: 10000: Path does not exist. C:\Users\ANIKET~1\AppData\Local\Temp\TableauTemp\#TableauTemp_1uftl911y9krlv171y6e602ewsqj.tde


      Second error while dragging a sheet of same file


      • Tableau Data Engine Error: 406: C:\Users\ANIKET~1\AppData\Local\Temp\tdetmp51C25737\SYS\SCHEMAS\SCHEMAS_ID.data
      • The table "[TableauTemp].[Orders$]" does not exist.




      System Details

      Windows 10.

      Tableau 10.3 Student Version

      Superstore dataset