We are aware of an issue with the Search bar. Please use Advanced search for the time being while we troubleshoot. Thanks for your patience as we work on improving the community!

Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
Error when publishing or running on Gallery a workflow that contains a Google Sheets tool.
View full article
When running a workflow with Publish to Tableau tool using TDE / Hyper the workflow returned an error "Error: The file was not uploaded successfully"
View full article
Not able to clear the connection string history. There is no option or button to clear it.
View full article
Spatial Data from SQL Server shows up as "None", "Null", or other characters in the Input Data tool.
View full article
Error: 400 Bad Request - Salesforce Output tool
View full article
ERROR: "Could not build wheels for cryptography which use PEP 517 and cannot be installed directly" while installing OneDrive tools in Alteryx Designer
View full article
The SharePoint List Output tool cannot write to metadata columns. This capability will be added in a future release.
View full article
Designer requires .NET version 4.7 or newer to use the TLS 1.1 or 1.2 protocols. For workstations with Windows 7, other configurations are also needed.
View full article
This error may be resolved with anti-virus settings, reinstallation, or if needed, use of the 1.09 version.
View full article
This error may occur with Desktop Automation schedules. It can be corrected by changing the Alteryx Service log on account.
View full article
This error occurs when a transaction limit is exceeded. It can be resolved by configuring bulk uploads on the server or using an iterative macro.
View full article
Here we’ll delve into uses of the Download Tool on our way to mastering the Alteryx Designer:
View full article
When trying to create a new dataset using PowerBi Tool, Designer shows 400 Bad Request error
View full article
Learn about the new 20.4 changes to Python.
View full article
In some cases a customer using the Publish to Tableau Server macro encounters the error message "Failed to start a new Hyper instance". The only currently working solution for this is to perform a nuclear uninstall and then reinstall of Alteryx Designer.
View full article
Querying a date from the Alteryx Server Persistence MongoDB using the MongoDB Input tool can be tricky since Alteryx Server dates are stored as string values. Here is how to use regex in the criteria section of the MongoDB Input tool.
View full article
How to retrieve the Client-ID and Secret code from the Google account to be used with the Alteryx Google Sheets connectors
View full article
Steps on how to reinstall a Python-based .yxi tool.
View full article
This KB explains how to query views with the Google BigQuery Input Tool
View full article
How to connect to SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) and extract data in Alteryx Designer.
View full article
Troubleshooting error with Publish to Tableau Server tool: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘token’ of undefined
View full article