NOTE: Administrators of the platform should change the default password for the admin account. See Change Admin Password in the Admin Guide.
To login to the Designer Cloud® application, navigate to the following in your browser:
<host_name>is the host of the Designer Cloud application.
<port_number>is the port number to use. Default is
If you do not have an account, click Register.
NOTE: If you enter a mismatched password and password confirmation, registration fails as expected. If you correct the mismatch and try to register again, registration may fail again. The workaround is to clear your browser cache and register again. This is a known issue.
- If self-registration is enabled, you may be able to immediately login after registering.
- If Kerberos or secure impersonation is enabled, an administrator must apply a Hadoop principal value to the account before you can login. Please contact your Alteryx administrator.
- System administrators can enable self-registration. See Configure User Self-Registration in the Configuration Guide.
After you login, you are placed in the Home page. See Home Page in the User Guide.
Tip: When you login for the first time, you can immediately import a dataset to begin transforming it.
- If you are using S3 as your base storage layer and per-user authentication has been enabled, you must provide the AWS credentials to connect to your storage. From the left navigation bar, select User menu > Preferences > Storage and then select the AWS option. See Configure Your Access to S3 in the Configuration Guide.
- For a basic walkthrough of the Designer Cloud application, see Workflow Basics in the User Guide.
You cannot login to the application using an unsupported browser version. For more information on supported versions, see Desktop Requirements.
NOTE: After you log in the Designer Cloud application, you can access online documentation for your product. Select Help menu > Documentation.
To log out:
From the User menu, select Log out.
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