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Challenge #159: April ENcyptanalytics

Alteryx Certified Partner

It would be interesting to see how else you can play around with the workflow to create different types of codes.

 

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Alteryx Partner

Nice challenge

 

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Meteor

I had a go at this trying to reduce the number of tools. I think I succeeded, but the macro version is far slower than the generate rows, even for only 10000 rows!

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Although I do prevent selection of NULL characters 

Alteryx Certified Partner

I started using the unicode character set, switched to Latin-1 and excluded Null values.

Bolide
Bolide

W23

1O3

12W

 

T234

1H34

12A4

123T

 

W23

1A3

12S

 

F23

1U3

12N

 

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Comet

That took some work to figure out!  My approach is a little different in that I used a sample tool to ensure enough of each character would be present for decoding.

 

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Bolide

My solution, very fun challenge! 

Quasar

Fun one!

 

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Pulsar

May have overcomplicated it a touch, but it works! Now to turn it into an app so users can type their own phrase......

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Pulsar

And remarkably easy to turn this into an app. Bonus points if you get the reference of the text.

 

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