Product: TIBCO Spotfire®
Cannot open *.csv and *.txt but excel files work from shared drive
Cannot open .csv and .txt but excel can open successfully files from shared drive using the Web Player.
- Could be caused if the "AllowedFilePath" tag is missing from "Spotfire.Dxp.Worker.Host.exe.config" file.
- Or if using Kerberos with delegation, for excel files Node Manager service Account is used but for all other file the logged in user is delegated. Resolution 1:
- Check "Spotfire.Dxp.Worker.Host.exe.config" file if the below tag exists.
<!--A list of paths determining which parts of the file system may be accessed by file data sources-->
<setting name="AllowedFilePaths" serializeAs="Xml">
- While using Kerberos with delegation
Confirm the logged in user has access to the share file folder.