Austin Early Discount Ends August 26

The next US edition of the “Masters Summit for Qlik” takes place in Austin, Texas on October 10-12. A discount of $300 is available for registration before August 26. Want to take your Qlik skills to the next level? At the Summit, Qlik Developers (you) will be immersed in three ...
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Preparing your script for QV12

Summary: I provide a tool to check your script for compatibility with QlikView version 12. I’ve blogged about a couple of script changes in QV12 here. Since then I’ve also noticed that the $(include) statement is also affected by the Directory statement. That is, if the script below works in ...
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Alt States Merged Selections Tip

Summary: I suggest a simpler syntax for merging selections from multiple states. You may be familiar with the “Product Grouping” example from the “What’s new in QlikView 11.qvw” sample. It’s a great beginner demo of using Alternate States for comparative analysis. In this visualization, a user can select two sets ...
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Touchless Formatting

Summary: I show a scripting technique to assign display formats to loaded data without touching existing load statements. I coded in SAS for many years and always appreciated the FORMAT statement which allows assigning a display format to a field, independent of loading the field. FORMAT OrderDate MM/DD/YYYY; In QlikView ...
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Qlik Dev Group SF June 28

Join us at the free QDG event in SF on June 28 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. The easy to access location is 44 Montgomery, same building as Montgomery BART. We’ve got a great lineup in store with David Freriks of Qlik talking about the latest big data strategies, Patrick Vinton ...
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Recipes for Qlikview Success