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QV12 REM Logging Change

Summary: QV12 no longer prints the REM statement to the Document Log. In QV11 “//” and “/*” comments do not appear in the Document Log, but “REM” comments do appear in the log.  I found REM useful to provide some documentation in my logfile or record which branch was taken in ...
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QlikView to Qlik Sense Convertor

Are you migrating QlikView Apps to Qlik Sense?  Have you tried the new QlikView Convertor tool in QS 3.2?  The QV Convertor tool is available from the Dev Hub in QS 3.2+.  It’s a pretty slick tool that converts QV Variables, Dimensions and Expressions to Master items and converts QV ...
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Guest Speakers for Boston Masters Summit

I’m pleased to announce our guest speakers for the upcoming  Boston Masters Summit for Qlik , October 23-25 Anthony Deighton, Qlik CTO, will be our evening speaker.  Since 2005 Anthony has been responsible for guiding product strategy and leading all aspects of the company’s R&D efforts.  Anthony’s talk is sure to be interesting, stimulating ...
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Sense Alternate States, Please

When I started with QlikView (V7), we sometimes wanted to operate on data other than the current selections.  We accomplished this with the ALL keyword and complex if() functions.  It usually did the job but slow, resource intensive and frequently complex to code. Along came Set Analysis in QV8.5. Brilliant! ...
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A Journey to My First Published Extension

Like Karl Pover, I’m curious to learn more about writing Qlik Sense extensions and other opportunities to use the Sense APIs.   I’ve created some throwaway examples in class, usually working directly in the Sense/Extensions directory. I found I reached the point where I wanted to get a bit more ...
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Recipes for Qlikview Success