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Our world has morphed into a world of hermits. Coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc globally, and it has been devastating for impoverished nations. So, while we are living like a hermit, why don’t we master a new skill and donate to make a difference in the lives of millions who are struggling during this terrible...
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Have you ever wondered if you can perform ODAG on top of QVDs instead of going back to the database? If you have, then you are at the right place as we will see in this blog how this can be done using QVDs. If you are looking at this post, it is safe to...
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Dixit’s last article on how to use parameterized variables in both QlikView and Qlik Sense generated a good bit of buzz. Many asked questions about nested parameterized variables. I thought of creating a sequel post to use new features in Qlik Sense April 2020 release to show how to nest parameterized variables using dollar-sign expansion....
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The parameterized variable is a simple functionality, but very powerful. I have used it in many projects where I see the requirement to create multiple metrics with small variance in the calculation. For example, calculate average orders over 30, 60, and 90 days. For this requirement, instead of creating three separate calculations, you can create...
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Qlik Sense mashups are web pages that allow you to embed charts from various Qlik Sense applications. Users on a web page will have the same associative experience while interacting with charts. Mashups offer immense value if you have a web page with other content along with charts from Qlik Sense applications. With a set...
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Last week I came across an interesting requirement to move an app from one server to another, including community sheets. Is it really possible? I was hoping that it is so I looked for a solution. Yes, you can do it. It’s straightforward, copy app binary, rename it and change the file extension to .qvf...
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At times we come across Qlik Sense applications for which we do not have the underlying data, using which the dashboard has been developed. And we want to extract some or all the data tables from that application to be used for other use cases or dashboards. In such a case, create a table object...
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Both QlikView and Qlik Sense can interchangeably use QVD files. If you have QVD files created by QlikView and if you are embarking on Qlik Sense to develop new applications, you can leverage existing QVD files. That said, you may want to create a Qlik Sense application to show QVD metadata from all extract layer...
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Our goal with these short tips & trick videos is to shed light on the Qlik scripting and visualization concepts in a series of short videos. File Concatenation & Date Function How to Re-Use Master Items How to Set a Qlik Sense Default Page Peek() vs. Previous() Download ODAG Example QVF
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One of the ways Qlik Sense differs from QlikView is how it handles security for user access to resources and data. Access to a resource — streams, apps, app objects, data connections — requires a security rule. Simply put, a security rule allows a user to perform an action on a resource provided that the...
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