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This repo contains Python source and example files for the Tableau Document API.

For more information, see the documentation:

http://tableau.github.io/document-api-python

Document API

The Document API provides a supported way to programmatically make updates to Tableau workbook and data source files. If you've been making changes to these file types by directly updating the XML--that is, by XML hacking--this SDK is for you :)

Features include: - Support for 9.X, 10.X and 202x.x workbook and data source files - Including TDSX and TWBX files - Getting connection information from data sources and workbooks - Server Name - Username - Database Name - Authentication Type - Connection Type - Updating connection information in workbooks and data sources - Server Name - Username - Database Name - Getting Field information from data sources and workbooks - Get all fields in a data source - Get all fields in use by certain sheets in a workbook

We don't yet support creating files from scratch, adding extracts into workbooks or data sources, or updating field information

As of 2021, this SDK no longer supports Python 2.

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