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Upload the edited security file

Overview

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Feature

After you have made changes to the security file, you must upload it back to ThoughtSpot before the changes will take effect.

To upload the security file:

  1. Log in to ThoughtSpot from a browser as the admin user.
  2. Click on the Admin icon, on the top navigation bar.

    Figure: The Admin icon

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  3. Click on Data Security.
  4. Click BROWSE YOUR FILES to upload the security.xls file, or drag and drop it in the zone.

    Figure: Upload the security file

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    If you receive an error message upon uploading the file, check that it does not include any multi-byte characters (i.e. Japanese or other multi-byte language characters). If it does, you'll need to download the file again and make your edits using vi or vim.

    After the file is uploaded, ThoughtSpot is updated and the row level security changes are applied.

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