0 Replies Latest reply on Jul 13, 2018 1:50 PM by Nathan Anderson

    This workbook contains a Data Source that is dependent on a different Tableau Server.  Multiple Tableau Server connections are not s

    Nathan Anderson

      Error message:

       

      "

      An error occurred while communicating with the data source.

       

       

      Bad Connection: Tableau could not connect to the data source.

      This workbook contains a Data Source that is dependent on a different Tableau Server.  Multiple Tableau Server connections are not supported.

      "

       

      The workbook is connected to ~8 feeds into the same data source.

       

      Try to trouble shoot here: Error "This workbook contains a data source that is dependent on a different Tableau Server" Publishing Workbook with Lo…

      Option 1 - Wont work. I'm already using extracted into our server via Alteryx.

      Option 2 - Wont work for this situation. It works when I follow the steps, but the process takes hours, and this time I have a deadline. Plus I can't be doing this every time I have to make a modification to our BI Software.

      Option 3 - I've done this.

       

      I'm trying to switch feeds in our server from a dated one to a new one.

       

      EDIT I did option 2, no I get this error:

       

      "An error occurred while communicating with the data source.

       

       

      Bad Connection: Tableau could not connect to the data source.

      An error occurred when publishing the workbook.

      A data source for this worksheet cannot be accessed."