Getting Started

There are three steps to get started using Tableau with Secoda:

  1. Create an Access Token

  2. Retrieve your host name, API version, and site name

  3. Connect Tableau to Secoda

Create an Access Token

To create a Tableau access token for Secoda visit Tableau Online and log into your account. Use the following steps to generate an access token:

  1. Click on your avatar in the top right and select 'My Account Settings' from the dropdown menu.

  2. Scroll to the section 'Personal Access Tokens'

  3. Enter in a token name and press 'Create new token'. Save the token name and secret, this will be used to connect to Secoda.

Retrieve your host name and API version

Your host is the first part of the url in Tableau Online before the # and should be in the form of https://<location>.online.tableau.com. For example:

https://prod-useast-b.online.tableau.com/#/site/secoda/home

Use the table below to determine your API version.

The site name can be found in the url on Tableau Online which immediately follows /#/site. For example:

https://prod-useast-b.online.tableau.com/#/site/secoda/home

Connect Tableau to Secoda

After creating a Tableau access token, the next step is to connect to Secoda:

  1. In the Secoda App, select ‘Add Integration’ on the Integrations tab

  2. Search for and select ‘Tableau’

  3. Enter your Tableau credentials you created above

  4. Click 'Connect'

Tableau Server version

REST API version

Schema version

8.3, 9.0

2.0

2.0

9.0.1 and later versions of 9.0

2.0

2.0.1

9.1

2.0

2.0.1

9.2

2.1

2.1

9.3

2.2

2.2

10.0

2.3

2.3

10.1

2.4

2.4

10.2

2.5

2.5

10.3

2.6

2.6

10.4

2.7

2.7

10.5

2.8

2.8

2018.1

3.0

3.0

2018.2

3.1

3.1

2018.3

3.2

3.2

2019.1

3.3

3.3

2019.2

3.4

3.4

2019.3

3.5

3.5

2019.4

3.6

3.6

2020.1

3.7

3.7

2020.2

3.8

3.8

2020.3

3.9

3.9

2020.4

3.10

3.10

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