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Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
This article clarifies the questions around Connectors deprecation happening in 2022.3 for a set of connectors to begin with.
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How to improve performance when reading from or writing to Snowflake.
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The SharePoint connector allows you to use Service Principal for downloading and uploading files, but it requires the Sites.All permission, which gives the user access to all the Sites in the tenant. This article describes how to set it up.
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The Run Command tool calling a batch file fails with an error if Windows robocopy command is used.
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Error when choosing Options > Advanced Options > System Settings: Method not found: 'Void AlteryxGuiToolkit.Dialogs.Licensing.ManageLicenses.ShowLicensingDialog(System.Windows.Forms.Control, Boolean, Boolean)'
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How to troubleshoot a blank "Product Downloads" section or versions not listed on the Downloads & Licenses page
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When trying to connect to a snowflake database, I am getting the error CURLerror (curl_easy_perform() failed) - code = 6 msg = 'Couldn't resolve host name'.
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On setting up a SYSTEM connection on the designer, the connection is added as a user connection. The connection is saved to the UserAlias.xml file and not the SystemAlias.xml file.
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Error: Designer x64: The Designer x64 reported: Error opening translation database file:/D:/Program Files/Alteryx/bin/Messages/Glot.dat?immutable=1: unable to open database file when attempting to upload any workflow (both from old and new versions of Alteryx) to the Gallery.
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Instructions on how to disable the AMP Engine feature.
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How to Resolve display issues in Designer
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Engine logs are captures of your Results Window and so much more. They can be profoundly useful for troubleshooting, but you have to know how to enable them and how to use them.
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This article details different methods for connecting to an Oracle database from Alteryx.
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This article helps connect to Azure Data Lake (ADLS) Gen2 using ADLS connector
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When trying to add or modify a license on the Alteryx License Server, the admin receives a glsErr.sslMisconfigured error.
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This article explains the steps in configuring the Personal Access Token in Tableau Online server, in order to use this in Alteryx Designer for a successful PAT(Personal Access Token) based connection
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This article describes the process for changing your email in Designer, also known as the serial number in Designer. This will change your licensed email.
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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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Steps to troubleshooting an "Unhandled Exception" error when attempting to open the Manage Data Connections window.
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