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Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

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"Error: Input Data (1): Error opening connect string: Microsoft OLE DB Provider for SQL Server: [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (SECDoClientHandshake()).]SSL Security error.\08001 = 18" after upgrading SQL Server to 2019 and disabling TLS 1.0 and 1.1
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Scheduled Workflow is stuck in "Initializing" status
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How to Edit Environment Variables for Oracle
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This article details different methods for connecting to an Oracle database from Alteryx.
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Error when using the Assisted Modeling tool on a Proxy environment
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Not able to clear the connection string history. There is no option or button to clear it.
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How to clear the INDBC file history in the Manage In-DB Connections window.
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SMTP settings of the most common email providers for configuration in the Email Tool and Email Events.
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This article covers how to use Run Command events to run a workflow.
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Troubleshooting the Error: The field “[field_name]” is missing. Compare the tool configuration with the input stream.
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This article details on the steps to read/extract password protected excel file in Alteryx Designer using the R code.
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Where do you start when you see "An Unhandled Exception occurred"?
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ERROR: "Could not build wheels for cryptography which use PEP 517 and cannot be installed directly" while installing OneDrive tools in Alteryx Designer
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SMTP fails in Email tool. The error "Record#1: Unable to create a socket after looping through all network addresses for YOUR-MAIL-HOST-NAME" is returned.
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Some of the tools Alteryx Designer uses require proxy to be enabled and setup. This document will advise how to check if a proxy exists on a system.
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Error while connecting to MySQL, from the Input Data Tool - Error: Input Data (13): Error SQLDriverConnect: [Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] The specified DSN contains an architecture mismatch between the Driver and Application.
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Troubleshooting error with Publish to Tableau Server tool: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘token’ of undefined
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Custom tool not showing in tool pallette after installation.
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How to Resolve display issues in Designer
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While trying to connect to Snowflake from Alteryx Designer, using Input Data tool, the following error is thrown after running the workflow: Error: Input Data (1): Error SQLExecute: No active warehouse selected in the current session. Select an active warehouse with the 'use warehouse' command.
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Numeric values show "[Null]" instead of a blank cell using the Input Data tool.
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