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How to save data to excel/pdf while reloading with a batch file...

Hi all,

Please can you assist me:

We would like to generate an excel/pdf sheet on a periodic basis. We would like to run a batch file that reloads QlikView every hour or so. What is the code I need in the module to generate and save the excel/pdf file (not opening it, just saving it)?

My understanding is we need to create a document trigger that will fire the macro on the onPostReload. We reload the document with the batch file and then save an excel/pdf file to disk. Are we on the right track - please help?

Thanks,

Craig