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AlteryxSpatialPluginsEngine.dll could not be loaded

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AlteryxSpatialPluginsEngine.dll could not be loaded: The specified module could not be found

 

When running a workflow using spatial data from an Oracle database with the Summarize tool on the canvas, you may see the following error:

 

AlteryxSpatialPluginsEngine.dll could not be loaded: The specified module could not be found

 

Environment

 

  • Product - Alteryx
    • Summarize Tool
  • Databases
    • Oracle (spatial data)

 

Cause

 

Specific cause is unknown. Known to be related to setting up Oracle database connections.

 

Solution

 

  1. Add the Alteryx bin path to your PATH variable in User Environment Variables. The path depends on whether you have Admin or Non-Admin Alteryx installed:
    • Admin: C:\Program Files\Alteryx\bin
    • Non-Admin: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Alteryx\bin
  • Note: To access Environment Variables, search your Windows desktop for "Environment Variables", then click "Edit Your System Environment Variables" and follow the screenshots below:
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