File Extension Library

.TDE File Extension

  • Developer by: Tableau Software
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .TDE file?

.TDE file extension is created by Tableau Software. .TDE has been classified as Data Files. The format of .TDE file is Binary.

.TDE is Tableau Data Extract File

A TDE file is a data file used by Tableau Desktop, a whiteboard visualization and analysis application. It contains data extracted from an external data source, such as a Microsoft Excel workbook, Microsoft Access database, or a .CSV file. The data may also be extracted from a remotely connected data source.

TDE files are used for storing external data in a format recognized by Tableau software. They are useful for keeping local copies of data so that the data does not have to be reimported from the external source again.

List of all softwares that can open the Tableau Data Extract File
Tableau Desktop
Tableau Desktop

How to Open .TDE file on different platforms

Open .TDE File on Windows

  • Right-click a .TDE
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .TDE file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .TDE files" Press "Ok"

Open .TDE File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .TDE file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .TDE File on Linux

Right click on the .TDE file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .TDE File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .TDE file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .TDE File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .TDE files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .TDE files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .TDE files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .TDE file format
  2. You need to check the .TDE file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)