Validate Installation

To validate that Tableau Server is installed and running properly and to review the built-in administrative views, you must install the PostgreSQL driver.


Before proceeding with the procedure in this topic, complete the following prerequisites as outlined in Install and Configure Tableau Server:

Install PostgresSQL driver and validate installation

To validate installation:

  1. Download PostgreSQL drivers from the Driver Download page(Link opens in a new window).

  2. Copy the .jar file to this folder (you may have to create it manually): /opt/tableau/tableau_driver/jdbc.

  3. Restart TSM:

    tsm restart

  4. To validate that the drivers installed, navigate to the Administrative Views in Tableau Server.

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