Alteryx Designer Knowledge Base

Definitive answers from Designer experts.
After connecting to Sharepoint URL with Client ID and Secret, Tenant ID, and selecting the Lists option, no lists are displayed
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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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Designer crashes after closing the first workflow with a Connect In-DB tool and Browse In-DB tool and then creating a 2nd workflow with the same tools.
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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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Unable to open the Designer instance on the server once DCM was enabled
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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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On setting up a SYSTEM connection on the designer, the connection is added as a user connection. The connection is saved to the UserAlias.xml file and not the SystemAlias.xml file.
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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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When running a workflow that outputs to a file, the following is added to the filename. Note that this doesn't affect the actual filename: 'AlteryxBasePluginsGui.DbFileOutput.DbFileOutput'
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After authenticating with the Box tool in Designer, the File Path field has a red 'Please enter correct path.' error under it. With this error present, no files or folders are visible under the Select File section.
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When using the R tool, packages can be downloaded from CRAN and installed, but it will be important that the version of R installed in Designer must be compatible with the package version.
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When adding a SQL Server Database Connection via the Input Data tool’s SQL Server Quick Connect, the Test button is missing when the Authentication Type is set to Windows Authentication.
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Steps for creating a log file for batch scripts triggered in Alteryx workflows
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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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What's the difference between Admin and Non-Admin installs of Alteryx? Stuff and things.
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