Updating links in access
Microsoft Access can be connected to the Oracle database.
Microsoft Access does not meet the 5 rules of a true database. Thus, connecting the two to allow Access to be Oracles front end is beneficial to the end user.
If the driver is not installed on your computer, when you try to connect, Tableau displays an error message with a link to the Driver Download page where you can find driver links and installation instructions.
You can set the following options before building your view.
The first 1,000 rows of the data in the data source is automatically displayed below the canvas.
To access the link, you must be connected to the local database that contains the data dictionary entry.
A database link connection is one-way in the sense that a client connected to local database A can use a link stored in database A to access information in remote database B, but users connected to database B cannot use the same link to access data in database A.
If local users on database B want to access data on database A, then they must define a link that is stored in the data dictionary of database B.