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Google Places API

8 - Asteroid

I'm really stumped.  I'm trying to use the google places API, but I'm not able to connect through an Alteryx workflow.  


In trying to diagnose the issue, I used the sample query Google provided on their dev portal.
--I used my key in place of YOUR_API_KEY

I still couldn't get the proper results in Alteryx -- I get a 200 Connection header but the results say invalid_request. (left picture)

When I copied the full URL (incl my key) from my workflow into Chrome, it returned results (right picture)


Any ideas?


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Have you checked and unchecked the 'Encode URL' option?


(from experience, this seems to be a good place to start with API debugging).

8 - Asteroid

Ben, I was just headed back to post this.


Yep, I unchecked the Encode URL and it worked...thanks for the speedy reply!