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Tableau Desktop 2020.2.5

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

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Out of an abundance of caution, the download file for this version has been removed due to the Apache Log4j vulnerability. Please see this article for the latest information, as we will be updating it as new details become available.

Resolved Issues

Issue ID Description

A SAP HANA data source would sometimes error on refresh when input parameters were used. The error displayed, "Connectionless Failure: column store error: search table error: Instantiation of calculation model failed."


When a workbook was opened with an OData connection, sometimes a crash would occur in 2020.2.


A SQL syntax error would sometimes occur when an initial SQL statement contained a parameter using the "TableauServerUser".


Changes made to a table name with a Cloudera Hadoop Hive Connection would sometimes not be saved after the data source was moved to the canvas.


Connecting to Google BigQuery could take a significant amount of time.


Error occurred when trying to open a workbook with a published Snowflake connection, "insufficient privileges to operate on schema".

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Release date

Thu, 27 August, 2020

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