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Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

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An error is thrown when attempting to overwrite cells in Excel that are already prepopulated with values that are generated with a formula.
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when the background color of the Report Text Tool is set to [None], when being rendered to Excel the color returning as black
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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 convert a base64 to text utf - 8
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How to Edit Environment Variables for Oracle
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Depending monitor display settings, an Alteryx application may not appear the same way as it does the Interface Designer Layout View. There may be instances where components appear in the wrong area of the screen, or they are missing altogether.
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This article provides a resolution for an error occurring with the 2021.2 Principal Components Sample Workflow.
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Error when using the Assisted Modeling tool on a Proxy environment
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"drop table" command with IN-DB tool doesn't work with IN-DB tool
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Unhandled Exception when clicking on the Browse Tool when using an R and Cross Tab in the workflow
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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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Making a copy of a workflow that contains a Python tool will cause the JupyterGuidDir to be duplicated. Because of this reason, both copies will point to the same Jupyter Notebook document. If the user makes changes on one copy, the other will be changed too which is not desirable.
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When trying to read data from Hive, the error: "SQLPrepare: [Simba][Hardy] (80) Syntax or semantic analysis" is thrown in the server while executing a query.
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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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Workflow worked in versions before 2020.3 After upgrading to 2020.3 receive error "An unknown error occurred in II_PushRecord"
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Received the error "Error in PDF Rendering. Error Number: 4119: FILE OPEN ERROR" whenever using Table Tool or Render Tool.
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Error: Can’t find the file: “[path\FileName]”. Make sure the file path is correct. Error text being revised from Error: File not found "[path\FileName]"
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Error while installing additional R packages in Alteryx Designer - "GenericTool (1): Can't find plugin "AlteryxRPluginEngine.dll""
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