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Home Page

From the Home page, you can create or access your flows, datasets, and jobs, as well as configure settings and find additional resources.


Click the logo at the top of the menu bar to return to the Home page.


Figure: Home Page

From the Home page, you can quickly access your recent activities in Designer Cloud or jump to creating flows and importing datasets.


When keyboard shortcuts are enabled, press ? in the application to see the available shortcuts. Individual users must enable them. See User Profile Page.


Use the controls on the left side of the screen to access other areas of the application. For more information, see Menu Bar below.

In-App Chat


Use the new in-app chat feature to explore content or ask a question to our support staff. If you need assistance, please reach out!

Recently Updated

Access the flows that have been recently changed. Click the flow name to open it. See Flow View Page.


When an object within a flow has been changed, its timestamp here is updated, so the Home page becomes an easy location where you can monitor changes to the flows to which you have access. Monitored changes include editing a recipe or adding or removing datasets.


  • View more: See all of your flows.

  • For more information on these options, see Flows Page.

Recent Runs

Recent jobs:

Review jobs that you have been recently queued or completed in Designer Cloud.

  • Click a job ID to view its details. See Job Details Page.

  • Click the name of the flow to open it. See Flow View Page.

  • Click the name of a recipe to select it in Flow View.


  • Cancel job: If present, you can cancel a job in progress.


    Some jobs cannot be canceled through the Cloud Portal.

  • View more: See all of your jobs.

  • For more information on these options, see Job History Page.


Use the links on the right to explore available resources for Designer Cloud.

Left Nav Bar

From the left side of the screen, you can access the top-level pages of the Cloud Portal.


Use the Flows page to create and manage your flows.

Library for Data

From the Library for Data page, you create and manage your datasets. See Library for Data Page.

  • You can import datasets to begin creating your transformations. See Import Data Page.

  • Click the linked name of a dataset to transform the data. See Transformer Page.

Job history

After you finish building your transformation recipe, you can run jobs to execute the recipe against your dataset. The Job History page shows status and history of your jobs. See Job History Page.

Help menu

Access help resources such as community, documentation, and support.

  • Alteryx Community: Explore the online community.

  • Alteryx documentation: Access online product documentation.

  • Contact Help Desk: Reach out to Alteryx Support for additional assistance.

User menu

Under the User icon, you can modify settings specific to your account.


Review preferences for your account and other settings. See Preferences Page.

Expand/Collapse menu

Click the icon at the bottom of the left nav bar to expand or collapse the bar.