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Complete Uninstall of Alteryx Designer

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Complete Uninstall of Alteryx Designer

 

Steps for when Alteryx Designer needs to be completely removed from a machine.

 

Prerequisites

 

  • Product - Alteryx Designer (with or without Predictive)

 

Procedure

  1. ALWAYS attempt to uninstall via the control panel first (Control Panel -> Uninstall a program). It will be listed as Alteryx <Version Number> x64. (Predictive Install will be listed as “Alteryx Predictive Tools with R-<R Version Number>”)

  2. Remove all folders in the following directories:

    C:\Program Files\Alteryx
    C:\ProgramData\Alteryx
    C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Local\Alteryx
    C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Roaming\Alteryx

  3. Open Regedit from Start Menu and remove the following keys

    AlteryxProductName
    Computer\HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Products\106B25CDBF4FEE641961EC7471AAE132

    **Predictive Install**
    Computer\HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Products\0EDA5878EDA066E4BB6504B20F8D1F72

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Alteryx
Alteryx

Also make sure to remove these other folders if they are present:

C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Roaming\Alteryx

C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Local\Alteryx

 

For additional reference also review this other document:

https://community.alteryx.com/t5/Alteryx-Designer-Discussions/Full-Uninstall-of-Designer/m-p/334646#...

7 - Meteor

We uninstalled and removed the folders as directed.  However, we could not find the keys in the registry to remove.  We re-installed, but Alteryx is now not starting up. It looks like it will start, but the startup screen never opens up.  We rebooted the computer after install.

5 - Atom

i have similar issue and i am not able to open alteryx 

Alteryx
Alteryx

Only one of the two registry entries were there in my case, but this worked for me! Thank you!