From the June 2020 release, Qlik Sense Desktop can be authenticated against Qlik SaaS editions Qlik Sense Business and Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS.
Qlik Sense Desktop, June 2020
Qlik Sense Business
Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS
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How to authenticate:
Open your tenant's Cloud hub.
You can either go directly to YOURTENANT.qlikcloud.com.
Click on your profile icon (top right, see Fig 1) and open Profile Settings.
Select Tools in the available menu.
Download Qlik Sense Desktop from here if you have not already.
After install, click Authenticate
You will be prompted to Open QlikSenseBrowser (Fig 3). Clicking this will launch Qlik Sense Desktop.
Once Qlik Sense Desktop has launched, you are prompted to Authenticate against Qlik Sense Enterprise or Qlik Sense Business.(Fig 4) Click your tenant URL.
Provide your user (email address) and password. Click Log in.