Alteryx Designer

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Numeric values show "[Null]" instead of a blank cell using the Input Data tool.
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How to change Serial Number or Email Address on Alteryx Products.
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How to Resolve display issues in Designer
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Troubleshooting the error: XmlParse Error (2): the element Configuration is not properly closed.
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There is a comprehensive list of Data Sources Alteryx Designer / Server can connect to. While only these are supported you still might be able to build your own connector. Additionally a product feature can be requested.
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Data types W_String or VW_String are not available for Flat File ASCII files.
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Customers using pre 2019.4 Designer and Insights Data need to update to the Mapbox maps or they will see this issue with Digital Globe maps.
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Understanding Join output anchors and when to add a Union tool:  The Join tool anchors are separate subsets of data. You can combine them with a Union tool. The Select functionality of the Join tool applies only to the J anchor, not the R or L anchored data.
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Where do you start when you see "An Unhandled Exception occurred"?
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This article contains a list of common causes for being unable to run a workflow on a Gallery and solutions for each cause.
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This article covers how to use Run Command events to run a workflow.
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This error occurs when importing a Gallery Data Connection, but there is an issue with the Gallery Data Connection.
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An "Unhandled Exception" thrown when starting Designer, appears when the user clicks on the splash screen. Looking at C:\ProgramData\Alteryx\ErrorLogs reveals the following error type: System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException Message: Could not find a part of the path 'F:\.....'
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The error message appears when using System Settings in Alteryx Designer.
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In some cases Designer is very slow when working from home. This can have several root causes.
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If you observe an error message like Error: Salesforce Input (1) File " ", line 1 os.environ['PATH'] = r"... please read on to learn how to adjust the environment variables to resolve it. This can happen with any one of several Connector tools, not just the tool mentioned in the example.
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While trying to run an App, the Action tool errors out as - "Render(8): The file is not a supported format" in the Alteryx Designer.
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Not able to clear the In-DB connection string history. There is no option or button to clear it.
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