Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
Where do you start when you see "An Unhandled Exception occurred"?
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Error: "Marshaling Private Key Failed" when trying to connect to Snowflake
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When using special charater "≥" value in a database Input Data tool, the field displays as "=".
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When publishing a workflow with a SQL Server OLEDB connection, Designer returns with the error: Can't create Data Source Object
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Nothing happens when clicking on the Save button when manually creating a connection string.
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Receive "ERROR: The session is read-only" using pre/post SQL option in the Input Data tool when attempting to perform any operation that is not a select statement, such as dropping/creating tables
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Error: "internal error in SRC_GetCosmeticName_Raw" when creating new database connections.
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User is attempting to connect to Hadoop Hive with Kerberos in Alteryx and getting an error: Failed to get username: Routine Error: Unspecified GSS failure. Minor code may provide more information. The test button in the ODBC DSN is successful.
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Error "Failed to decrypt data: Key not valid for use in specified state." when trying to connect to Amazon Athena
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When connecting or testing the HDFS connection, "Invalid Host or Port" is shown even though the host is reachable.
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ORA-12154: TNS: could not resolve the connect identifier specified
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Metadata is not available in Visual Query Builder for MariaDB
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Alteryx allows you to connect to many different types of data sources. One type of data source you can connect to is a database. Examples of databases are SQL Server, Oracle, Teradata, and MongoDB;  amongst many others. There are several connection methods to connect to database sources including ODBC, OleDB, or natively.
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Error: "Primary Key required for Update option" when using Update option for Output on Hive.
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Error opening "SHOW VARIABLES LIKE 'aurora_version'" when connecting to MariaDB via ODBC.
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Error: "Error encountered when executing file transfer: Failed to upload file" when using the Snowflake bulk option in the Output data tool.
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Unable to configure or select Simba Oracle driver in system ODBC dialogue due to system error code 126
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The Visual Query Builder is not displaying the table columns for PostgreSQL connection.
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