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ogster1974
Honored Contributor II

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

In alot of ways its better than a powerpoint presentation as you can easily move back and forth between your live and static data which can be very powerful in turning your meeting into something more dynamic than a formal reporting of facts.

Practical uses

I've used stories for How to guides with the sheet function. (see your monitor apps for a good layout)

For supporting Quarterly Business Reviews (Copy the last story and update the charts accordingly)  this is a high level steering meeting so the story should be limited in scope and the time to built it so you can jump off into your data if required.

Fo regular reporting needs like I say NPrinting is a solution if you want to extend your existing Qlik Sense or QlikView investment,

Hope this helps

Regards

Andy

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erik_wetterberg
Valued Contributor III

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

Hi,

Mostly enigma js, as far as I know it's not covered in the other APIs. And as I said, it's rather complicated.

Erik

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mlatabhi
New Contributor

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

Will this only work with worksheets embedded? how about snapshots would those update?

divya_anand
Contributor II

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

Hi Mary,

Snapshots will not be updated in Qlik Sense.

Jpqliksense
New Contributor

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

Hi Eric, I'm having the same problem. My experience with this product is relatively new. I would appreciate it if you could pass an example for this update of the story by api. thank you
gerald_lebret
New Contributor III

Re: Automatically update data in Qlik Sense "Story Telling" charts

Nprinting would be nice if it was not that expensive. I totally agree with the original post. When I present the story function, my clients are really enthusiastic, but when I tell them it cannot be updated, they are really disappointed.

I am not looking for something automatic but an option that would allow the user to update the data contained in a story manually.

 

If anyone has a solution, I would be more than happy to know it.

 

Thanks

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