OData extractions can be executed in the SAP user context by providing the SAP user credentials.

To do so, please open the General Settings of the extraction and select

  • the option Disable Buffer in the Misc. tab, and
  • the option Require SAP Credentials in the Security tab.

Require-SAP-Credentials

In the OData Connection dialog the user must provide his SAP username and password. Using those credentials the data will be extracted from SAP.

Tableau-Odata-Credentials

Invalid SAP credentails delivers the following error message.

Tableau-SAP-Credentials-Error