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Create Endpoint for POST on Alteryx Server

6 - Meteoroid

My Goal 

I want to use the Tableau write back extension, which POSTs as shown below [1] together endpoint on our Alteryx server. The Tableau write back extension Rest API posts data in the format reproduced below and originally posts it to a Google spreadsheet. I want to instead of the Google spreadsheet configure our Alteryx server / gallery / create a workflow or app as the endpoint and would appreciate your help with this!  



[1] https://xpandit.github.io/tableau_write-back_extension/docs/advancedConfiguration.html


Rest API

If you do not want to use Google Spreadsheets, the Extension will send the data to the Endpoint using `POST` and the data format is the following format:

                                "columns":["Customer ID","Customer Name"],
                                        "Customer ID":"MH-18025104",
                                        "Customer Name":"Michelle Huthwaite"
                                        "Customer ID":"NS-18640104",
                                        "Customer Name":"Noel Staavos"



Hi there 


You should be able to create a POST endpoint using the Download tool itself in your workflow which will reside on the Alteryx Server.


This previous Community article may be able to help you :



6 - Meteoroid

Dear @RishiK

The download tool looks really good! I was searching for exactly such an Alteryx-tool with POST / GET actions. I cannot work on this workflow for a while, but I hope we can eventually post a ready-to-use workflow for other Alteryx/Tableau users with this same question.