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Application not uploading properly to Alteryx Gallery (giving reference error)

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7 - Meteor

Hi all,

 

So I just finished this application (which works perfectly on the local server). It's function is to grab all the excel files in a folder, find a specific sheet, and give a summarized output. 

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However, when I upload the app to alteryx gallery, it gives this error: 

 

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It removes the wildcard input that I originally had in the application and only lets me pick one file at a time. It is also not allowing me to upload the file for some reason even to this discussion page. Does anyone have any ideas??

 

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Any help at all is appreciated! Thank you!

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Alteryx
Alteryx

@apaicanada 

 

The error references Safe mode which is a set as the default run mode on your Gallery - you can find out more about what it means here.

 

In your case, the problem is that your workflow accesses files on non-local drives and such processes are blocked from running in Safe mode.

 

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Alteryx Certified Partner

Hey @apaicanada 

 

It looks like your gallery is configured to run in safe mode:

 

Safe: Workflows accessing or storing data on non-lo Safe: cal drives, or using
certain tools and events, will be blocked from running. The tools and
events include: Run Command tool, Download tool, Email tool, R tool, Run
Command event, and Send Email event.