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Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
Error: "The following fields are not updatable members of the target table" received when performing an update to a record with the Salesforce Output Tool. The column is locked for editing by your Salesforce Administrator or is the incorrect primary key to reference for updating the record.
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"Error: Designer x64: The Designer x64 reported: Error running Event #1: The external program "C:\Program Files\Alteryx\bin\AlteryxEngineCmd.exe" returned an error code: 2: The system could not find the environment option that was entered. (203)"
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When using Amazon Redshift Bulk Connection, Output Data tool option "Size of Bulk Load Chunks (1 MB to 102400 MB)" is set to default when the Bulk Size value is higher than 4K
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How to add a custom domain within the Salesforce Tools.
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DCM connection fails if the query has lines commented out using – When using a connection set up through DCM you get various syntax errors on queries that has lines commented out using -- . The queries work just fine when using a normal ODBC connection.
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A video walkthrough for the setup and configuration of the Microsoft Dataverse connector, which has succeeded the Microsoft Dynamics CRM connector.
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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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Resizing the image using the Image Settings Style Editor of the Image tool has no effect.
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Image Input tool fails with the "unable to open " error if the length of the path (including filename) exceeds 260 characters in Windows 10 and Server 2019. However, there is no issue in Server 2016. All have long path enabled.
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A workflow app (.yxwz) containing a Python tool creates the temp folder for the tool in the workflow location instead of the default/global temp directory.
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This article explains how to run workflows referencing excel files that are open by another user. This can be a requirement where multiple users are using the same file to update information
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This article describes how to identify if the "Email or Password were incorrect. Please try again." error message when signing into Atleryx Server from Alteryx Designer is due to version incompatibility.
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Power BI Output tool fails with "Bad request syntax or unsupported method" error if null values are found in an integer data type field.
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When using Auto Insights uploader v1.4 for Designer 2021.4, DCM needs to be enabled. And SDK Access Mode must be Allow instead of AllowAll
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When opening a workflow, the following error is received: "The Tool ID [id] Is not in the document".
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Designer installed in double-byte characters (Japanese) named folder fails to load the tool palette when the Japanese language is used in Designer. Tools palette loads fine in other languages though.
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Exporting data from the Browse tool to a CSV file cannot display/convert the double-byte characters correctly.
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How to check the current Salesforce API version of the Salesforce Input Tool being utilized.
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