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Tableau Desktop 8.0.17

We recommend using the newest maintenance release of this version, 8.0.22, which contains additional fixes.

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Release date

Thu, 20 November, 2014

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Release Notes for Tableau 8.0.17.

Resolved Issues

Issue ID Description

In Tableau Desktop, when a Tableau Server data source prompted a user for a password, that password would sometimes be recorded in the log file as plain text.


Installing Tableau Desktop on Windows 8 caused file associations to change for Microsoft Access and Microsoft Excel files.


Updated the OpenSSL framework in Tableau Desktop and Server to 1.0.1j to address multiple security issues described in the OpenSSL Security Advisory (, 15 Oct 2014).

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