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jjwallaby
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anybody got a cheat sheet to publish qlikview to windows server

hi,

Have developed a qlikview document.  however how do you submit this

to the qlik server so users can see/play/test and check if it is correct...etc.

Meaning same functionality you expect in the qlikview tool

ie drilldown...dimensions ...see all the dashboards..etc.

I am not sure where to look to do this.

Thanks

Regards

Justin

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jjwallaby
New Contributor III

Re: anybody got a cheat sheet to publish qlikview to windows server

OKAY found something.

It is overly complicated process.  More difficult to publish than build a qvw document.

To share a document, so other users can view, takes longer than development.

Also the downside of qlikview compared to qliksense (100 times better). it only works on windows.

so this is a limitation.

Step 1) You need access the the QCM.  So you need to ask someone priviledge who has access.

address will be something like this

https://servernameSmiley Tongueortnumber/QMC/SourceDocuments.htm

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Step 2) you need to be able to copy the qvw document and related input files to the server.

This I cannot help with.

Step 3) click on the qvw document.  It will have the extension .qvw  and click on the green plus sign

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Step 4) It is now called a 'Task Scheduler'   - Well every time you have new files or need to run the scripts... so really it is not an app but a report.

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Then there are dozen of tabs to work with....  Will update the second part later.

jjwallaby
New Contributor III

Re: anybody got a cheat sheet to publish qlikview to windows server

so add in task name and description.

step 5) document Info - this is a category setup by QCM Admin people.  It is also location as well where the report will go

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Step 7) Triggers.  Well lets just do adhoc for now. run once.

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My advice...change the start date for a few minutes later.

now thats done ...switch to 'Status' bar

Step 8) check the task is run.  But you can always run it yourself again.

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On the right hand side.  This shows all the task run history and who has access.

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Step 9) Well we have not see the 'Report' or 'App'.  So you need to go to the portal to login

for this.  This could be a different location.  This is controled in the 'QCM Admin people' in the category (Step 5)..which tells it where to go.

portal would be a web address running IIS or something that only works on Windows.

https://servername/qlikview/index.html

you should be able to see the report/app you have just published with the extension name .qvw and the screen page.

thats it..   Maybe more than 9 steps.. but this the simplist cheat sheet I came up with.

Good Luck. what is likely to go wrong is windows access issues

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