Activity Log Event Type Reference

The following tables describe the Activity Log event types and attributes.

Event type details

The following content describes each event type in Activity Log. Use the alphabetically sorted list of event types on the right, or ctrl/cmd-f to go directly to keywords you have in mind.

Common attributes

The following table contains common attributes for all Activity Log events. For event-specific attributes, review the individual event tables.

Attribute Name Type Description
actorUserId integer ID of the user who performed the action that initiated the event
actorUserLuid string LUID of the user who performed the action that initiated the event
eventTime string Timestamp when the event occurred
initiatingUserId integer ID of the initiating user. For impersonation, it's the ID of the administrative user who initiated impersonation. For standard login, the value is the same as userId.
initiatingUserLuid string LUID of the initiating user. For impersonation, it's the LUID of the administrative user who initiated impersonation. For standard login, the value is the same as userLuid.
licensingRoleName string Name of the user's licensing role when the event occurred
siteLuid string LUID of the Tableau site where the event occurred
siteRoleId integer The user's site role ID. The value 0 = SiteAdministrator, 1 = SupportUser, 2 = Publisher, 3 = Interactor, 4 = ViewerWithPublish, 5 = Viewer, 6 = UnlicensedWithPublish, 7 = Guest, 8 = Unlicensed, and 9 = BasicUser.
systemAdminLevel integer Indicates if the user is a system administrator. The value 10 = System Admin and 0 = Not a system admin.

add_delete_user_to_group

The add_delete_user_to_group event is logged when a user is added or removed from a group.

Attribute Name Type Description
groupId integer The ID of the group
groupLuid string The LUID of the group
groupOperation string Group operation, either add or delete user to a group
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
userId integer The ID of the user
userLuid string The LUID of the user

content_owner_change

The content_owner_change event is logged when the content owner changes.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the owner changed
contentLuid string LUID of the content that had the owner changed
contentName string Name of the content that had the owner changed
contentType string The type of content, such as data source, workbook, or view
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
newOwnerId integer The ID of the new content owner
newOwnerLuid string The LUID of the new content owner
oldOwnerId integer The ID of the old content owner
oldOwnerLuid string The LUID of the old content owner

create_delete_group

The create_delete_group event is logged when a group is created or deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
groupDomain string The domain of the group, such as local
groupId integer The ID of the group
groupLuid string The The LUID of the group
groupName string The name of the group that had its permissions changed
groupOperation string Group operation, either create or delete
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error

create_permissions

The create_permissions event is logged when a new explicit permission rule is created.

Attribute Name Type Description
authorizableType string The type of content that had its permissions changed, such as a project or workbook
capabilityId integer The ID of the capability. A capability is the ability to perform actions on content, such as view, filter, download, or delete
capabilityValue string Description of the capability
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the permissions updated
contentLuid string The LUID of the content item
contentName string The name of the content that had the permissions updated
granteeId integer The ID of the grantee
granteeLuid string The LUID of the grantee
granteeType string The type of grantee, either user or group
granteeValue string The updated permissions value, such as 'user allow' or 'group allow'
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error

delete_all_permissions

The delete_all_permissions event is logged when all explicit permission rules for content are deleted, typically when content is deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
authorizableType string The type of content that had its permissions changed, such as a project or workbook
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the permissions updated
contentLuid string The LUID of the content
contentName string The name of the content that had the permissions updated
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error

delete_permissions

The delete_permissions event is logged when an explicit permission rule is deleted on content.

Attribute Name Type Description
authorizableType string The type of content that had its permissions changed, such as a project or workbook
capabilityId integer The ID of the capability. A capability is the ability to perform actions on content, such as view, filter, download, or delete
capabilityValue string Description of the capability
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the permissions updated
contentLuid string The LUID of the content
contentName string The name of the content that had the permissions updated
granteeId integer The ID of the grantee
granteeLuid string The LUID of the grantee
granteeType string The type of grantee, either user or group
granteeValue string The updated permissions value, such as 'user allow' or 'group allow'
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error

delete_permissions_grantee

The delete_permissions_grantee event is logged when all explicit permission rules for a user are deleted, typically when the user is deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
granteeId integer The ID of the grantee
granteeLuid string The LUID of the grantee
granteeType string The type of grantee, either user or group
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error

display_sheet_tabs

The display_sheet_tabs event is logged when the "Tabbed Views" value is updated on a workbook.

Attribute Name Type Description
displayTabs boolean Indicates whether sheets of the workbook are displayed as tabs or not
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
workbookId integer The ID of the workbook

hist_access_datasource

The hist_access_datasource event is logged when a user accesses a data source.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_access_datasource_remotely

The hist_access_datasource_remotely event is logged when a user accesses a data source from Tableau Bridge.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_access_view

The hist_access_view event is logged when users access a view.

Attribute Name Type Description
actorExternalId string The external ID for the acting user. This is an opaque identifier dependent on the actor type, but could, for example, be a user email. Can also show the identifier of a user accessing content through on-demand access.
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_append_to_datasource_extract

The hist_append_to_datasource_extract event is logged when data is added to a data extract.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
details string A message string
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
isFailure boolean Indicates whether the action failed or not
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
taskLuid string LUID of the associated task
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_change_datasource_ownership

The hist_change_datasource_ownership event is logged when changing the data source owner.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
newOwnerLuid string LUID of the new data source owner
newOwnerName string Name of the new data source owner
oldOwnerLuid string LUID of the previous data source owner
oldOwnerName string Name of the previous data source owner
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_change_flow_ownership

The hist_change_flow_ownership event is logged when changing the flow owner.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
newOwnerLuid string LUID of the new flow owner
newOwnerName string Name of the new flow owner
oldOwnerLuid string LUID of the previous flow owner
oldOwnerName string Name of previous flow owner
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_create_datasource_trigger

The hist_create_datasource_trigger event specifies what caused the data source to be created.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_create_flow_trigger

The hist_create_flow_trigger event specifies what caused the flow to be created.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_delete_datasource

The hist_delete_datasource event is logged when deleting a data source.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_delete_datasource_trigger

The hist_delete_datasource_trigger event specifies what caused the data source to be deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_delete_expired_refresh_token

The hist_delete_expired_refresh_token event is logged when an expired refresh token is deleted by the Backgrounder process.

Attribute Name Type Description
deviceName string Name of the device associated with the refresh token
refreshTokenGuid string Unique ID of the refresh token
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_delete_flow

The hist_delete_flow event is logged when a flow is deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_delete_flow_trigger

The hist_delete_flow_trigger event specifies what caused the flow to be deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_delete_refresh_token_session

The hist_delete_refresh_token_session event is logged when a session created by refresh token is deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
deviceName string Name of the device associated with the refresh token
refreshTokenGuid string Unique ID of the refresh token
sessionId string ID of the session
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_delete_schedule

The hist_delete_schedule event is logged when a schedule is deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
active boolean Indicates whether the schedule is active or not. If set to False, no tasks will run when the schedule is triggered.
dayOfMonthMask integer Indicates which day of the month the schedule will run. The information is encoded in the given integer. To interpret it, convert the integer to binary. The days of the month correspond to 1st = 1, 2nd = 10, 3rd = 100, 4th = 1000, 5th = 10000, etc.
dayOfWeekMask integer Indicates which day of the week the schedule will run. The information is encoded in the given integer. To interpret it, convert the integer to binary. The days of the week correspond to Sunday = 1, Monday = 10, Tuesday = 100, Wednesday = 1000, Thursday = 10000, Friday = 100000, and Saturday = 1000000.
endAtMinute integer The minute after the specified schedule_type period begins, indicating when the schedule should stop triggering.
endScheduleAt string Timestamp when the schedule should stop triggering in ISO 8601 UTC
isSerial boolean Indicates whether the schedule is run serially or not
minuteInterval integer Once triggered, the schedule will repeat at this interval until it ends as per the schedule_type, end_at_minute, or end_schedule_at.
name string Name of the schedule
priority integer Priority ranges from 1 to 100, with lower values corresponding to a higher priority.
scheduleLuid string Unique ID of the schedule
scheduleType integer The type of schedule. The value 0 = Hourly, 1 = Daily, 2 = Weekly, and 3 = Monthly.
scheduledAction integer Category of the scheduled action. The value 0 = Extracts and 1 = Subscriptions.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
startAtMinute integer The minute after the scheduled start time per the schedule_type. For example, in a daily schedule, it's minutes past midnight; for hourly, it's minutes past the hour.

hist_delete_view

The hist_delete_view event is logged when a view is deleted from the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_download_datasource

The hist_download_datasource event is logged when a data source is downloaded from the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_download_flow

The hist_download_flow event is logged when a flow is downloaded from the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_issue_refresh_token

The hist_issue_refresh_token event is logged when a refresh token or personal access token (PAT) is issued.

Attribute Name Type Description
refreshTokenGuid string The unique ID of the refresh token or PAT
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_login

The hist_login event is logged when a user signed in to the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
actorExternalId string The external ID for the acting user. This is an opaque identifier dependent on the actor type, but could, for example, be a user email. Can also show the identifier of a user accessing content through on-demand access.
groupNames string The list of group names assigned to the user with on-demand access during sign-in
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_login_with_pat

The hist_login_with_pat event is logged when a user signed in with a personal access token (PAT).

Attribute Name Type Description
clientId string Used for PATs. The client ID is typically the PAT name displayed in the Tableau UI.
createdAt string The timestamp when the PAT was first created in ISO 8601 UTC
expiresAt string The timestamp when the PAT expires in ISO 8601 UTC
lastUsedAt string The timestamp when the PAT was last used in ISO 8601 UTC
refreshTokenGuid string The unique ID of the PAT
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_logout

The hist_logout event is logged when a user logged out of the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_move_datasource

The hist_move_datasource event is logged when a published data source is moved to a new project.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
destinationProjectLuid string Unique ID of the destination project
destinationProjectName string Name of the destination project
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
sourceProjectLuid string Unique ID of the source project
sourceProjectName string Name of the source project
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_move_flow

The hist_move_flow event is logged when a flow is moved to a new project.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
destinationProjectLuid string Unique ID of the destination project
destinationProjectName string Name of the destination project
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes
sourceProjectLuid string Unique ID of the source project
sourceProjectName string Name of the source project

hist_publish_datasource

The hist_publish_datasource event is logged when a data source is published on the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_publish_flow

The hist_publish_flow event is logged when a flow is published on the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_publish_view

The hist_publish_view event is logged when a view is published on the site.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_redeem_refresh_token

The hist_redeem_refresh_token event is logged when a refresh token or personal access token (PAT) is redeemed.

Attribute Name Type Description
refreshTokenGuid string The unique ID of the refresh token or PAT
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_refresh_datasource_extract

The hist_refresh_datasource_extract event is logged when a data extract is refreshed.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
details string A message string
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
isFailure boolean Indicates whether the action failed or not
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
taskLuid string LUID of the associated task
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_rename_datasource

The hist_rename_datasource event is logged when a data source is renamed.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
formerName string The former name of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_rename_flow

The hist_rename_flow event is logged when a flow is renamed.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
formerName string The former name of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_replace_datasource_extract

The hist_replace_datasource_extract event is logged when a data extract is replaced.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
details string A message string
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
isFailure boolean Indicates whether the action failed or not
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
taskLuid string LUID of the associated task
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_revoke_refresh_token

The hist_revoke_refresh_token event is logged when a refresh token or personal access token (PAT) is revoked.

Attribute Name Type Description
refreshTokenGuid string The unique ID of the refresh token or PAT
siteName string Name of the Tableau site

hist_run_flow

The hist_run_flow event is logged when a flow is run manually.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_run_flow_scheduled

The hist_run_flow_scheduled event is logged when a flow is run from a schedule.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes
taskLuid string LUID of the associated task

hist_save_flow

The hist_save_flow event is logged when a flow is saved.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_send_data_driven_alert_email

The hist_send_data_driven_alert_email event is logged when a data-driven alert email or notification is sent successfully.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_send_failing_data_alert_email

The hist_send_failing_data_alert_email event is logged when a data-driven alert email or notification fails.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_send_subscription_email_for_view

The hist_send_subscription_email_for_view event event is logged when a view subscription email is sent successfully.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
scheduleLuid string The UUID of the schedule. Used in REST API.
scheduleName string Name of the schedule
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_send_suspended_data_alert_email

The hist_send_suspended_data_alert_email event is logged when a data-driven alert is suspended.

Attribute Name Type Description
caption string The descriptive phrase constructed for the worksheet based on the workbook definition
description string Description of the view
fields string A list of fields extracted from the workbook .twb file
firstPublishedAt string Timestamp of when the view was first published. The value won't change when republishing the workbook containing the view.
index integer Each view has an index that is unique among views belonging to that workbook
name string Name of the view
ownerLuid string User LUID of the view owner
ownerName string Name of the view owner
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a view and is used when referencing the view in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the view name.
revision string The revision number of the view. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
sheetId string The ID of the worksheet
sheetType string The type of worksheet. Either a story, dashboard, or view.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
title string The worksheet title from the workbook .twb file
viewLuid string The LUID of the view
workbookLuid string The LUID of the workbook containing the view
workbookName string Name of the workbook containing the view

hist_update_datasource

The hist_update_datasource event is logged when a data source is updated.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_update_datasource_trigger

The hist_update_datasource_trigger event specifies what caused the data source to be updated.

Attribute Name Type Description
certificationNote string Reason for the certification status of the data source
datasourceLuid string LUID of the data source
description string Description of the data source
isCertified boolean Indicates whether the data source is certified
name string Name of the data source
ownerLuid string User LUID of the data source owner
ownerName string Name of the data source owner
projectLuid string LUID of the project containing the data source
projectName string Name of the project where the data source was published
remoteQueryAgentName string Name of the remote query agent used by the data source
repositoryUrl string Uniquely identifies a data source and is used when referencing the data source in a URL. The value is derived from the ASCII characters in the data source name.
revision string The revision number of the data source. Starts with 1.0 and increments by 0.1 each time a new version is published.
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the data source in bytes
usingRemoteQueryAgent boolean Indicates whether the data source uses remote query agent

hist_update_flow

The hist_update_flow event is logged when a flow is updated.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

hist_update_flow_trigger

The hist_update_flow_trigger event specifies what caused the flow to update.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentVersion string The version of the flow file. Increments by 1 on each publish.
description string Description of the flow
flowLuid string Unique ID of the flow
name string Name of the flow
siteName string Name of the Tableau site
size integer Size of the flow in bytes

metric_subscription_change

The metric_subscription_change event is logged when a user adds or removes a subscription to a Pulse metric.

Attribute Name Type Description
actorGroupLuid string Group LUID of the group that followed or unfollowed the metric. If a user changes the scoped metric, the actorGroupLuid value will be empty, and actorUserLuid will be populated instead.
scopedMetricId string The ID of the scoped metric that had a subscription change
subscriptionOperation string Subscription operation, such as 'metric followed' or 'metric unfollowed'

move_content

The move_content event is logged when content is moved, for example, moving a workbook between projects.

Attribute Name Type Description
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the owner changed
contentLuid string LUID of the content that had the owner changed
contentName string Name of the content that had the owner changed
contentType string The type of content, such as data source, workbook, or view
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
newContainerLuid string LUID of the new container
newContainerType string The new container type, such as a project
oldContainerLuid string LUID of the previous container
oldContainerType string The previous container type, such as a project

project_lock_unlock

The project_lock_unlock event is logged when project permissions are locked or unlocked.

Attribute Name Type Description
controllingProjectLuid string LUID of the project that controls permissions for the nested project
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
projectLuid string LUID of the project
projectOperation string Project operation, either lock or unlock

update_permissions

The update_permissions event is logged when an explicit permission rule is updated for a content item.

Attribute Name Type Description
authorizableType string The type of content that had its permissions changed, such as a project or workbook
capabilityId integer The ID of the capability. A capability is the ability to perform actions on content, such as view, filter, download, or delete
capabilityValue string Description of the capability
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the permissions updated
contentLuid string The LUID of the content
contentName string The name of the content that had the permissions updated
granteeId integer The ID of the grantee
granteeLuid string The LUID of the grantee
granteeType string The type of grantee, either user or group
granteeValue string The updated permissions value, such as 'user allow' or 'group allow'
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
permissionType string The permission type, either explicit or unspecified

update_permissions_template

The update_permissions_template event is logged when a permission template for a project is updated.

Attribute Name Type Description
authorizableType string The type of content that had its permissions changed, such as a project or workbook
capabilityId integer The ID of the capability. A capability is the ability to perform actions on content, such as view, filter, download, or delete
capabilityValue string Description of the capability
contentId integer The ID of the content that had the permissions updated
contentLuid string The LUID of the content
contentName string The name of the content that had the permissions updated
granteeId integer The ID of the grantee
granteeLuid string The LUID of the grantee
granteeType string The type of grantee, either user or group
granteeValue string The updated permissions value, such as 'user allow' or 'group allow'
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
permissionType string The permission type, either explicit or unspecified
templateType string The type of permission template used to change permissions, such as workbook or data source

user_create_delete

The user_create_delete event is logged when a user is created or deleted.

Attribute Name Type Description
forUserName string The name of the user whose account was either created, updated or deleted
isError boolean Indicates if the audit scenario was completed successfully or failed with an error
siteRole string Site role of the user. Determines the maximum level of access a user can have on the site
targetUserId integer The ID of the user whose account was either created, updated, or deleted
targetUserLuid string The LUID of the user whose account was either created, updated, or deleted
userOperation string The action performed on a user, either create, delete, or site role change
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