My Alteryx Macros & Apps: Convert CSVs to YXDBs

Continuing my series on Alteryx macros and apps I’ve made & hosted on Github, my next one is a quick converter to turn CSVs into native YXDBs. It allows to select a csv file and it will write it as YXDB file with the same name in the same folder location. You can watch a demo of the app running below:


The app in its entirety is only 5 tools big with 3 interface tools, an input and an output tool but sometimes its the simplest automations that really help you streamline your processes.

This is the full workflow if you open in up in Alteryx


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