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How To: Reset the Python tool to its original state
Sometimes, after installing a couple of Python libraries or or for random external reasons, you may see strange errors in your notebook. Instead of reinstall Alteryx Designer completely, you may reset the Python tool to its original state first.
Product - Alteryx Designer 2018.3+
Procedure: Reset tool for versions up to 2019.1
Warning: This process will reset Python tool to its original state and remove all extra libraries previously installed
1. Stop Alteryx Designer.
2. Open a command prompt (run the command prompt as an Administrator for an admin version of Designer or Server).
3. In the command prompt, navigate to the Alteryx Python folder. Following examples use default location of Alteryx Designer installation. Please update accordingly if needed.
cd "C:\Program Files\Alteryx\bin\Miniconda3"
4. Run the following command to recreate the Python virtual environment: