Input Data Tool

Use the Input Data tool to bring data into your workflow by connecting to a file or database.

  1. Click the Input Data tool in the tool palette and drag it to the workflow canvas area.
  2. In the Configuration window, click the Connect a File or Database drop-down arrow.

Alteryx displays the Data connections window. Configure your data connection using one of the following: Recent, Saved, Files, Data Sources, or Gallery.

An Output Data tool can be converted to an Input Data Tool.