Alteryx Server Knowledge Base

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Configure a workflow to send an email when a workflow errors on the server or with Desktop Automation.
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This article outlines the general recommendations and checklists before an Alteryx Server Upgrade to help achieve a smoother upgrade
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Usually, this happens when restarting the AlteryxService after a version upgrade: The scheduled workflows all show as Queued, but none are actually Running. The service logs show the following ERROR message multiple times: 500 Server Error Key fields must be a WString: AS_Schedules__ID
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With Alteryx 2020.3 Alteryx introduced a feature to share schedules and their results to collections.
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How to migrate workflows between multiple Alteryx Server environments.
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Open Workflow From Gallery Window in Designer Immediately Exits
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How to disable the AMP engine on Gallery.
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Using AlteryxEngineCmd.exe in the After Run event of a workflow to call another workflow returns "error code: 1: The system could not find the environment option that was entered. (203)" if this workflow completes with warnings.
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When publishing a workflow that contains a MongoDB Input tool, a validation error is thrown. However, the workflow runs successfully once on the gallery.
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The lag that occurs when a workflow name populates in the Save Workflow window in Designer causes workflows to get published to gallery with a blank name.
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Engine logs are a useful when troubleshooting Engine related issues. They contain the output of messages created when a workflow runs, as well as the time stamps when tools run in a workflow.
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This article shares the defect on sorting schedules in Alteryx Gallery - which is currently not possible in the "Schedules" page of Alteryx Gallery
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This article shares the defect around using a PDF filename with a hashtag onto the Image Template tool within Alteryx Designer.
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This article outlines the issue of missing custom python packages like - Selenium, openpyxl, shareplum, requests_ntlm, etc. after upgrading Alteryx Server/Designer, and the steps to resolve this.
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The following error is thrown when attempting to publish workflows to the gallery: Tool - 1: Unable to create temp directory lock file: "D:ProgramData\Alteryx\Service\Staging\....\__StageTemp\Engine....~.lock". Error: Access is denied. (5)
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Error resolving python plugin for various Connectors when running on the Server/Gallery.
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How to chain workflows together
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"Object not set to an instance of an object" during the validation process when uploading workflows from designer
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