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Startup Error: There was an error loading a macro

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When starting Alteryx Designer, I see this error window pop up: 


I need to close the window to continue the startup.

I have tried the steps here and but the error still occurs.


Any ideas on how to troubleshoot this error?   Trying to avoid a re-install.


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The cause of this error was due to a yxmc file of size 0.

The macro was located in the folder and subfolder specified in the Options > User Settings > Edit User Settings > Macros tab search path.

Thank you to Alteryx Customer Support ... great job troubleshooting!