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fluxfrog
Contributor II
Contributor II

Export graph using script

Hi!

I want to export a graph from an application using a script. It could be the load script (not possible I guess) or some other script, using the available APIs. Is this possible?

I already use the Engine and the QRS APIs to reload apps and publish changes etc. but I haven't found a way to export a graph as a png-file or similar.

NPrinting is a solution to this problem, but the license cost for this single use case makes it unreasonable unfortunately.

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Nicole-Smith

Not sure what you are trying to do with the export, but you can embed single objects or sheets on other webpages:
https://help.qlik.com/en-US/sense/April2020/Subsystems/Hub/Content/Sense_Hub/Visualizations/embed-vi...

lotfiblo
Creator
Creator

Hi @fluxfrog,

You can do it with our Reporting Platform : Qalyptus

Qalyptus is a complete Reporting platform for Qlik Sense and QlikView. You can use it for 30 days for free. 

Maybe our 100% free extension (Qalyptus Notify) can be a solution for your needs.

Qalyptus Notify is a free Qlik Sense Extension that allows you to subscribe to a Qlik sense sheet or app to receive it in your inbox as image or Pdf. 

See Qalyptus Notify in action

I hope this will help you. 

Lotfi 

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fluxfrog
Contributor II
Contributor II
Author

Hi,

Thanks for your ideas!

Qalyptus looks interesting on its own, but it doesn’t work for what I intend to do this time. My end goal here is to post a graph in a slack channel. We already post some KPIs as text automatically in an internal channel, which has been very useful. A graph as an addition would be great.

The solution with embedded graphs won’t work because of licensing issues I believe. Even though most people reading the channel will have a license, they will not be logged in in this context.

A node.js thing that authenticated with certificates and grabbed a graph from an app would be perfect.

samirchebli
Contributor
Contributor

Hi Fluxfrog

 

have you a solution for your need? I have the same problem.

 

fluxfrog
Contributor II
Contributor II
Author

Hi. No solution yet unfortunately.