Now that it's live, don't forget to accept your certification badge on Credly today! Learn more here.
We are currently experiencing an issue with Email verification at this time and working towards a solution. Should you encounter this issue, please click on the "Send Verification Button" a second time and the request should go through. If the issue still persists for you, please email support@alteryx.com for assistance.

Location Data Knowledge Base

Data methodologies, and Release schedules.

Allocate VGF doesn't appear to get updated when I reinstall a newer version

LonnieY
Alteryx Alumni (Retired)
Created

Question

I have CAPE installed and a newer version of a VGF (with updated names) is available in a new install. I uninstalled that version of the data, ran the new install but the old VGF names are still visible. I reran the install twice. What am I doing incorrectly? I notice when I run the install, the process happening more quickly than usual.

Answer

More than likely you have an incidence of Alteryx open (employing an Allocate tool)when running the install. Alteryx can prevent files from being overwritten, especially when reinstalling data. Before running a data install, close all open Allocate and Alteryx programs. The closure should allow the updating to happen as expected.

No ratings