Qlik Community

Ask a Question

QlikView App Dev

Discussion Board for collaboration related to QlikView App Development.

Announcements
Become an analytics expert with Qlik's new 15 week course: Applied Data Analytics using Qlik Sense. READ MORE
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
julioarriaga
Creator II
Creator II

Why is the BNF notation different for the same function in QV and in the webpage?

Hi,

Why does the function sum's notation has the braces symbol in a different place in QV's pop help (version 12) and QV's webpage?

The sum's notation in QV is:

Evidence.PNG

The same function's notation in QV is:

http://help.qlik.com/en-US/qlikview/12.1/Subsystems/Client/Content/ChartFunctions/BasicAggregationFu...

Evidence2.PNG

Thanks in advance.

3 Replies
vinieme12
Champion II
Champion II

Bug!

julioarriaga
Creator II
Creator II
Author

I suspect the QV program's is the correct one as it makes far more sense. Am I right?

vinieme12
Champion II
Champion II

No, it's the webview that has the same syntax in Help too

Sum - chart function

Sum() calculates the total of the values given by the expression or field across the aggregated data.

Syntax:

Sum([{SetExpression}] [DISTINCT] [TOTAL [<fld {,fld}>]] expr)