What is the Search sub-folder in the Qlik Sense Apps folder?
Qlik Sense Enterprise on Windows (client-managed) caches user searches performed in an app in the Service Cluster location you have defined on setup. Example: \\server01\share\Apps\Search.
The same location will be used to store the Search Index created during an app reload, however, the most common way to create content there is to use the search functions in an app. This may cause the folder size to increase to the point of filling up the particular storage drive.
This path will change if you have chosen to store your Apps in a different location.
This folder can be cleaned periodically to remove old files. It is advisable to study the file creation pattern before deciding on a cleanup schedule so as not to disrupt the end-user experience.
In a multi node environment:
The default behaviour creates a search index during reload.
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