Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
This error may be resolved with anti-virus settings, reinstallation, or if needed, use of the 1.09 version.
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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.
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This error may occur with Desktop Automation schedules. It can be corrected by changing the Alteryx Service log on account.
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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.
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Here we’ll delve into uses of the Download Tool on our way to mastering the Alteryx Designer:
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When trying to create a new dataset using PowerBi Tool, Designer shows 400 Bad Request error
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Learn about the new 20.4 changes to Python.
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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.
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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.
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How to retrieve the Client-ID and Secret code from the Google account to be used with the Alteryx Google Sheets connectors
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Steps on how to reinstall a Python-based .yxi tool.
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This KB explains how to query views with the Google BigQuery Input Tool
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How to connect to SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) and extract data in Alteryx Designer.
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Troubleshooting error with Publish to Tableau Server tool: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘token’ of undefined
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Publish hyper file to Tableau Server 2020.2 or Online does not contain Number OF Record field. This might cause the the views/dashboards be broken.
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Some Salesforce users do not use Salesforce Security Tokens. An accepted IP range can be set up instead in Salesforce Admin. This article will walk you through the steps to modify the Salesforce Output tool to be able to be used without a Salesforce Security Token.
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Error: "An Item with the Same Key has already been added" with Sharepoint List Input Tool
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This article will walk through how to enable to Google Analytics APIs to be used in the Google Analytics Connector with OAuth2 login option
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Latest versions of the Google Sheets and Google Analytics Connectors introduce ability to share a Connection Token across tools helping to stay under refresh token limit
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If you observe an error message like Error: Salesforce Input (1) File " ", line 1 os.environ['PATH'] = r"... please read on to learn how to adjust the environment variables to resolve it. This can happen with any one of several Connector tools, not just the tool mentioned in the example.
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When using a Python-based connector (e.g. Salesforce Input, Azure Data Lake File Input), an error message referring to CERTIFICATE_VERIFY_FAILED appears.
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