I'm trying to create to create datasets using athena and getting error saying (Unable to retrieve Athena workgroups. Wait a few moments and click here to try again), please help me for solving the issue?


Hi @dadithya1 Before you create Athena data source, please enable QuickSight to access Athena service by following steps below… This can be done only by a QuickSight Administrator.

  1. Go to Manage QuickSight → Security and
  2. Click “Manage” button under QuickSight access to AWS Services
  3. In the next screen, select Athena and Save

Hi, @dadithya1. Did Vetri’s solution work for you? We are marking his reply as, “Solution,” but let us know if this is not resolved/if you have any other questions. Thanks!