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Import Excel File from SharePoint to QlikView without writing Job

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Import Excel File from SharePoint to QlikView without writing Job

How to Import Excel File from SharePoint to QlikView without writing Job

Import Excel file in SharePoint

Step 1: Create a New Folder in SharePoint (For E.g. QlikView)

Step 2: Upload Excel file in SharePoint QlikView folder

Now Our Dataset is uploaded successfully.

Add a Network Location in our Local Machine

Step 1: In SharePoint, Click Open with Explorer in Library menu

Step 2: It shows, Windows Security pop-up window

Step 3: Enter your credentials and click Ok

Step 4: It shows, Internet Explorer security window and click Allow

Step 5: Now, Our Excel File in our Local Machine

Note: This is not possible to import Excel file in QlikView, we need to create Network Location.

Step 6: We need to create Network Location

Step 7: Right Click on My Computer and select Add a network location option

Note: We have two option: 1) Add a network location and 2) Map network drive

Step 8: It shows, ‘Welcome to Add Network Location Wizard window’ and Click Next

Step 9: It shows, ‘where do you want to create this network location?’ Window and click Next

Step 10: It shows, ‘specify the location of your website’ window.

Step 11: copy the link from Windows Explorer (Step 5) and paste it in Internet or Network address and click Next.

Step 12: It shows, ‘what do you want to name this location?’ Window and click Next

Note: You can change the Location name before click Next.

Step 13: Click Finish

Finally, it will added in our local machine

Note: You can find the Network Location Press window + E

Import Excel File in QlikView from SharePoint

Step 1: Open QlikView Script Editor

Step 2: Click Insert menu and choose Load from File option

Step 3: Choose the Excel file from Network Location

Step 4: Click Finish

Lawrance A


Thanks for sharing,

very interesting and powerful at the same time

Creator II
Creator II



Lawrance A

Contributor II
Contributor II

very useful to me thanks.

Creator II
Creator II

Hi Lawrance A

Thanks for Informatiom,

but i am not able to get the file time and file size information in qlikview with FileTime(),FileSize() functions

i need that information from Sharepoint How to Achieve this please suggest.

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