Upgrade Tableau Server Overview
The articles in this section help you upgrade an existing installation of Tableau Server
Note: If you are looking for documentation about upgrading to a version earlier than 2018.2.0, go to the main Tableau Help web site(Link opens in a new window) and use the Version dropdown to select the version you are upgrading to, then click the help for that version.
Choose your upgrade path
Important: Your upgrade steps depend on which version you are upgrading from. When you are ready to actually upgrade, be sure you follow the procedure that applies to your installation:
- Upgrading from Tableau Server on Linux version 10.5 (10.5.0 or later) requires special steps. If you are upgrading from version 10.5, use the Upgrade Tableau Server on Linux from 10.5 procedure.
- Upgrading from Tableau Server on Linux version 2018.1 or later is more straightforward. If you are upgrading from version 2018.1.0 or later, follow the steps in Upgrading from 2018.1 and Later (Linux).
For instructions on how to determine your version of Tableau Server, see View Server Version.