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Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
This article clarifies the questions around Connectors deprecation happening in 2022.3 for a set of connectors to begin with.
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Using Selenium 4.6.0 in interactive mode with "from ayx import Alteryx" statement causes an error in the Chrome Web driver.
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When your Python libraries don't work the way they should in Python tool, restoring the tool to it's original state could be the solution. This article walks through how to restore Python libraries and the virtual environment associated with the Python tool.
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If there is a space in the temporary directory, Predictive tools in Data Investigation, Predictive and Time Series and even R tool fail with errors like the following: Error in parse(text - 5): :1:17:unexpected INCOMPLETE_STRING
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The article provides troubleshooting steps when "404 not found" error is encountered in Python tool.
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Error can occurs if unsupported node.js and npm are used for creating custom Python tool.
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"Failed to read port assignment" occurs when using AYX Python SDK with protobuf greater than version 3.
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This article provides instructions to change the default path to unpack dependency packages for Jupyter Flow tool.
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Passing in a newly created date field in Jupyter Notebook to Jupyter Flow tool will fail with an error
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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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Running a cell in Jupyter Notebook containing Alteryx.read() returns "Unable to connect to input data" error. This happens if the workflow is saved in a file path containing an ampersand (&).
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Running workflow containing Jupyter Flow tool in Gallery fails if the server machine is not in a domain.
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Python tool will not load Jupyter Notebook if the Detour tool is used and the path is diverted to another path where the Python tool is not on by default.
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Alteryx.read() returns "attempt to seek past the end of the file" on an empty incoming data source
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When using a python tool with pandas package, xlrd is unable to read .xlsx files, only .xls.
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This article explains the steps in configuring the Personal Access Token in Tableau Online server, in order to use this in Alteryx Designer for a successful PAT(Personal Access Token) based connection
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The code changes made in the Python tool will be lost after running the workflow immediately.
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