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Challenge #142: Life Certainties - Workflows, Death, and Taxes

8 - Asteroid
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my solution, like others, decided to use the arrange tool :). probably could have used a few less tool overall though. 

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5 - Atom

started looking in to Alteryx only a few weeks back and my 1st ever workflow challenge.. Thanks for keeping everything so organized in the community.. from learning material, challenges and training.   Thanks, Sri

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I used the arrange tool too. In 10 years of using Alteryx it's the first time I have used it to solve something, previously I have only used it to see what it did.

 

Managed to get the solution down to 4 tools as well, which I was pretty happy with!

 

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Alteryx Community Team
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@GarthMiles - that's a hot tip I haven't heard before! In all candor, I still whip out the help when I have to use this tool as well.

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@NicoleJohnson Love your super cute icon, and your icons for other macros!

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Solution attached. Had fun solving it. Trying to put a better icon for the macro this time:)

 

Thanks @JoeM for sharing this challenge!

 

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As a Solutions Engineer who likes to think of easiest solutions, no Macro, no hard path,  just simple Alteryx functions (and a little RegEx for some extra spin.

 

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8 - Asteroid

Went with the easy path as I wasn't trying for the style points this morning - just get 'r done.

 

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6 - Meteoroid

Not the most elegant solution but it'll work

 

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5 - Atom

No need to even touch the 'companies' input :)