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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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How to improve performance when reading from or writing to Snowflake.
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Quick navigation for the Tool Mastery Series!
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How to Connect to Databases Outside of Alteryx.
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Workaround for defect TDCB-1263/DE20744 that was fixed in Designer version 2021.4.
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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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Error: "Failed to connect to okta. Error code=401" when connecting to Snowflake using Okta SSO and MFA.
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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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This article is written to provide an idea to output an excel sheet per data stream within one workflow using a batch macro.
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Instructions on how to disable the AMP Engine feature.
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Engine logs are captures of your Results Window and so much more. They can be profoundly useful for troubleshooting, but you have to know how to enable them and how to use them.
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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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This article describes the process for changing your email in Designer, also known as the serial number in Designer. This will change your licensed email.
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How to collect Wireshark traces to troubleshoot network-related issues.
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Some of the tools Alteryx Designer uses require proxy to be enabled and setup. This document will advise how to check if a proxy exists on a system.
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Where do you start when you see "An Unhandled Exception occurred"?
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How to change the versioning of your workflow to be compatible with your current version. Caution, this procedure will not always yield a workflow that runs the same way the original one did in a more recent version of Alteryx. You may need to tweak things if any of the tools had changed.
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Nothing happens when clicking on the Save button when manually creating a connection string.
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Platform Product: Designer Issues – Working with Alteryx Customer Support Engineers (CSEs)
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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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