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Tableau Desktop 10.2.8

We recommend using the newest maintenance release of this version, 10.2.24, which contains additional fixes.

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Download Tableau Desktop 10.2.8

Release date

Tue, December 12, 2017

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There is a known issue with Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server version 10.2.8. You may encounter a string comparison error when loading views which use very long strings and double-byte characters. For more information, please see the following KCS article. Changes were applied to improve security. See ADV-2018-001, 2018-002, 2018-003 and 2018-004 in Security Bulletins for more details.

Resolved Issues

Issue ID Description

Use of certain SAML identity providers could result in a blank sign in window when connecting to Tableau Server or Tableau Online.


When connected to a cube datasource, filter selections in Multiple Values (Custom List) filters were not shown when printing a dashboard to PDF.


Extracting a table containing large strings would sometimes fail with an Error generating sort key error for certain collations.


Adding additional files to a data source in a packaged workbook would eventually cause the workbook to fail to open with an error: Error getting archive file info (0)


Workbooks connected live to an Excel file data source would sometimes fail to display the latest data upon opening the workbook, requiring a manual data source refresh. In those cases, even after you refreshed the data source and saved the workbook, old data would be shown if you closed and re-opened the workbook.


Appending data from a file to an extract created from a file-based data source would fail with an error.

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