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Tableau Server 9.2.8

We recommend using the newest maintenance release of this version, 9.2.25, which contains additional fixes.

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Build number

9200.16.0511.1945

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Release date

Tue, May 17, 2016

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Release Notes for Tableau 9.2.8 Note: Tableau Desktop customers in environments with Product Updates enabled will be prompted to upgrade a few days after a maintenance release is made available. For more information, see the Tableau Knowledge Base.

Resolved Issues

Issue ID Description
456878

Tableau Server group membership would sometimes fail to update until Tableau Server was restarted.

484235

In Tableau Server, changing certain filters would sometimes cause one or more sheets in a dashboard to grey out and not update as expected.

496954

When connected to a cube data source, sheet titles that dynamically changed with filter selections would sometimes fail to display the correct values.

476688

In Tableau Server configured with multiple nodes but no Data Engine process on the primary node, restoring a backup would fail to clean up the original data engine folder from the backup resulting in wasted disk space.

488047

Tableau Mobile was unable to connect to Tableau Server via SAML when ADFS was used as the IdP and it was configured to use forms-based authentication.

488977

Loading live connection-based views in Tableau Server would show an infinite spinner and fail to load under certain conditions.

494107

A workbook or data source based on a password protected Microsoft Access database (utilizing a .mdw file) would cause Tableau Server to infinitely prompt for credentials even when published with embedded password authentication.

494107

A workbook or data source based on a password protected Microsoft Access database (utilizing a .mdw file) would cause Tableau Server to infinitely prompt for credentials even when published with embedded password authentication.

503368

Tableau Server log files would consume excessive disk space in environments utilizing a large number of cube data sources.

472893

When selecting multiple data sources at a time for updating in Tableau Server, saving any changes would appear to be successful even if you did not have permissions to update one or more of the data sources. Despite the appearance of success, changes were not actually saved.

488374

Upgraded Xalan to version 2.7.2.

479774

When upgrading Tableau Server in a distributed environment the error: "Worker initialization failed" would sometimes occur due to certain tasks failing to run in an expected amount of time.

456878

Tableau Server group membership would sometimes fail to update until Tableau Server was restarted.

480152

When exporting a PDF from Tableau Server, the "The PDF file has been generated" confirmation dialog was centered in the visualization rather than the browser window.


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