Upgrading to a newer version of Alteryx? Use this list to upgrade Designer.
Optional Test Drive
Download a trial and run a few existing workflows to test drive the upgrade. You can download the trial here.
The 30-day trial installs the Non-Admin version and removes a previously installed non-admin version. You can download the trial on a separate machine or install the 30-day trial alongside an already installed Admin version. Go to the Alteryx Community for more instructions. Go to Alteryx Online Help to find out more about the Admin and Non-Admin versions.
Review Release Notes
Review Alteryx release notes for each product in our release notes documentation center.
Review System Requirements
Review system requirements and technical specifications to ensure your environment is ready for the upgrade.
- Licensing System Requirements (includes white-listed sites)
- Alteryx Designer System Requirements
- Alteryx Server System Requirements
- Alteryx Promote System Requirements
- Alteryx Connect System Requirements
Get to Know Your Secure Licensing Portal
Watch a video tour of the new licensing portal.
Review Your License Keys and Gather Credentials
Don't want to hand out license keys? Consider installing and using your own local Alteryx License Server in lieu of providing license keys to users. Go to Install and Use Alteryx License Server for instructions.
Ensure you have the license key email from your Alteryx account representative that contains your sign-in credentials and valid license keys. Find out more about the new license keys at About Alteryx License Keys.
- Sign in to the Alteryx Downloads and Licenses portal at downloads.alteryx.com.
- Download and Install a Product
- Activate Alteryx
Choose Your Activation Path
Depending on the number of users in your company and how software is distributed, you might want to follow the standard online activation path, the offline activation path, or the command-line activation path. Go to Activate Alteryx Overview for an overview of all activation paths.
Review Admin Checklist
Plan Your Next Upgrade
Notify Your User Community
Send a message to your Alteryx user community and let them know about the upgrade. Use the Release Notes to let them know about new features and capabilities. Point them to the Alteryx Community for training and getting started.
We upgraded CEF to version 91.0.4472.124. You might encounter a blank screen when authenticating to OneDrive, Dropbox, Dataverse, Box, SharePoint, and Power BI Connectors. Please note that you need to update these connectors to resolve this issue. To learn more about Connector compatibility with Designer, go to Designer Compatibility with Data Connectors.