UW-Madison G Suite - Connect Google Apps to Tableau

Learn how to connect Google Apps to Tableau.

What is Tableau?

Tableau is a business intelligence data visualization tool that allows users to interact with data through dynamic and interactive dashboards, maps, and other presentation formats.

Learn more about Tableau.

Connect Google Apps to Tableau

Learn how to connect Google Apps to Tableau.

Issue

Currently, individuals who have multiple Office 365 accounts (e.g., service accounts) linked to their NetID are unable to connect Google Apps (e.g., Analytics, Sheets) to Tableau.

When attempting to connect Google Apps to Tableau, Tableau will open a new window and redirect the page to the it.wisc.edu website.

Workaround

To circumvent the redirection, you can do the following:

Once you perform the steps listed above, Google Apps (e.g., Analytics, Sheets) will successfully connect to Tableau.