Note: Administrator permissions are required to install Xtract for Alteryx.
- Install Alteryx Designer before installing Xtract for Alteryx.
- Close Alteryx Designer and then install Xtract for Alteryx as described in the following section.
Closing Alteryx Designer ensures that the Xtract for Alteryx components are installed properly.
- Reopen Alteryx Designer and check if Xtract for Alteryx components are available.
Installation of Xtract for Alteryx #
The installation program XtractForAlteryxSetup.exe is an industry standard installation routine. Execute the XtractForAlteryxSetup.exe file and follow the instructions of the installation program.
Visual C++ 2005 Runtime Libraries and VC++ 2013 Runtime Libraries are installed during the setup. These libraries are prerequisites for using librfc32.dll (Visual C++ 2005 Runtime Libraries) and sapnwrfc.dll (VC++ 2013 Runtime Libraries).
If you have a beta version of Xtract for Alteryx installed on your machine, use uninst.exe to uninstall the beta version. Beta version may not be compatible with the released versions.
Installation Directory Files #
The list below shows several most important files that are placed into the default directory
|ABAP directory||Directory with customer-specific function modules (.txt) corresponding to SAP transport requests (.zip).|
|Theobald.Alteryx.Installer.exe||Application for installing Xtract for Alteryx as a plug-in to the Alteryx Designer / Server running on the system.|
|XtractForAlteryxSetup.exe||Main installation application that extracts the files and starts Theobald.Alteryx.Installer.exe internally|
|uninst.exe||Tool for uninstalling and removing Xtract for Alteryx with all its components from your machine.|
|Eula_Xtract_for_Alteryx.rtf||Document containing the license agreement for the use of the software Xtract for Alteryx.|
|XtractForAlteryxLicense.json||License file with information about the server, the component and runtime.|
|XtractForAlteryxInstallComponents.json||A metadata file, which contains Information about Xtract for Alteryx (e.g., Name or Keywords for searching within the Alteryx Designer)|
|XtractForAlteryxSetup.log||Log file to see the exact modifications performed on your system and check whether any errors occurred during installation|