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On August 1st, the Tableau development team updated the certificates for our Windows based product installers. This change may cause issues with installing specific versions of Tableau Products. To resolve, please install the latest maintenance version of the product you’re using here. For more details, please see this Knowledge Base article.

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Tableau Desktop 2020.2.4

We recommend using the newest maintenance release of this version, 2020.2.8, which contains additional fixes.

Download Tableau Desktop 2020.2.8


Build number

20202.20.0721.1350

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Release date

Thu, 30 July, 2020

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Changes were applied to improve security. See ADV-2020-039, ADV-2020-040, ADV-2020-041 and ADV-2020-042 in Security Bulletins for more details.

Resolved Issues

Issue ID Description
1139225

The use of Double Precision with a SharePoint List caused a "Malformed SQL Statement" error.

1142686

When connecting to Tableau Online or Tableau Server, "Error Code: 9F4C5638 Internet communication error: SSL connect error" would occur using Tableau Desktop 2020.2.2.

1139238

It would sometimes not be possible to publish or create an extract when making a Relationship on a pivoted value. Error: "Unable to complete action. An error occurred when publishing the workbook. Error Code: 6EA18A9E Internal Error - An unexpected error occurred and the operation could not be completed."

1102356

The date and time of 1899/12/30 12:00:00 AM was not handled correctly as a fixed start of the axis range.

1112420

When a join with Salesforce tables was created using one of the tables twice, fields hidden in the first instance of the table were also hidden in the second table after creating an extract.

1120323

View filters disappeared after renaming a field in a database and replace references was performed.

1060868

When the Teradata driver was loading, a possible crash was experienced due to a race condition with the driver.

1111240

The create extract and preview join data window would sometimes be unresponsive with the 'loading' status when a spatial file was joined with a CSV file.

1126988

User calculations and parameters with fixed precision numbers would sometimes not return the correct results from the database.

1127979

Schema name list was not in order when connected to Amazon Redshift.

1077371

An LOD calculation that references another calculation containing a constant would sometimes have a different result after a data source was published.

1099954

In some cases, it was not possible to refresh subscription keys before the expiration date occurred.

1108862

The following error would sometimes occur when importing custom geocoding: "Unable to complete action. Internal Error - an unexpected error occurred and the operation could not be completed. Error code: 6EA18A9E"


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