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Semantic Load

What is Semantic Load and what are its benefits.........

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Re: Semantic Load


I have never heard of a Semantic Load , where did you hear this term and can you put it into context ?

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Re: Semantic Load

This is explained in detail in the Qlikview Reference Manual in section Semantic Links. You can find an example here: Self-referential database objects

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Re: Semantic Load

semantic loads a table

not as a logical table, but as a semantic table containing relationships that should not be

joined, e.g. predecessor, successor and other references to other objects of the same type..

for detailed discussion refer, manual (search for 'semantic links').



Tables containing relations between objects can be loaded through a semantic prefix.

The syntax is:

semantic( loadstatement | selectstatement)


Semantic Load * from abc.csv;

Semantic Select Object1, Relation, Object2, InverseRelation from