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Text Highlighting in qlikview

Need help in highlighting the words in a text (straight table) based on the values associated to a search key(input box).

For example, search key - Vehicle has some associated words as mentioned below and then all the associated words should be highlighted in the text on search.

Vehicle -- cars, bikes, trucks, scooters, motorcycles, SUVS, MUVs,...


Excise duty on small cars, scooters, motorcycles and commercial vehicles were brought down to 8 per cent from 12 per cent in the interim-Budget announced in mid-February by the then Finance Minister. Duty cuts were also made for SUVs and large cars from 30 per cent to 24 per cent

1) How can I associate the values to a key and form a dictionary.

2) How can I link this dictionary to the text and perform search.



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Re: Text Highlighting in qlikview

This highlighting individual words is not possible. The text format applied to the whole of the text.

You can add a search object which will allow users to search on specific fields or all fields in you application.

There is no need to create a dictionary of the words you wish to search on, just search on the field.

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