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error running the event

please help to find what this error means:

Error: Designer x64: Error running Event #2: Failed to run external program "C$\Program Files\Alteryx\bin\AlteryxEngineCmd.exe": Access is denied. (5)


it occurs when i run another workflow via event. it does not shows error code, instead it show "Access denied"



Alteryx Alumni (Retired)

Do you have a Desktop Automation License?  This would be required to run Alteryx from command line.

If not, you can use the Runner Macro in the Crew Macros collection to run the process upon completion.  Check out this Knowledge base about that speaks to using the Runner Macro about halfway down.

Scott Jones
Strategic Sales Engineer
Alteryx, Inc.