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Qlik ODBC Connector for QlikView Release Notes - October 2022 Initial Release

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Qlik ODBC Connector for QlikView Release Notes - October 2022 Initial Release

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The following release notes cover the Qlik ODBC Connector for QlikView released in October 2022.

The Qlik online help provides full documentation of the ODBC Connector Package.

What's new in Qlik ODBC Connector October 2022

All included ODBC drivers have been updated to the latest available versions. This delivers new functionality, enhanced stability, and improved performance.

Specific updates are included in the following connectors:

Amazon Redshift:

  • Support for authentication using IAM Credentials
  • Support for connection via Proxy Server


  • Simplified UI, having options irrelevant for Databricks removed
  • Trusted SSL Certificate is now optional

Google BigQuery:

  • Update in the OAuth flow for the User Authentication mechanism, due to the deprecation of OAuth out-of-band (oob) flow by Google. This change requires reauthentication of existing connection definitions.


  • Default connection timeout increased to 10 min
  • Support for selection of Role in the select data dialog

Known issues and limitations

There are no issues and limitations identified at the time of release.

Upgrade notes

The Qlik ODBC Connector package installs from the file QlikOdbcConnectorPackage_setup.exe. See the Qlik Connectors section of the online help for detailed installation instructions.

If any previous version of the Qlik ODBC Connector package is installed on the system, it must be uninstalled before the new version can be installed. It is recommended that you make a backup of the system before upgrading.

System requirements notes

Please refer to the System requirements for QlikView section of the online help for up-to-date information about system requirements and browser support.

This ODBC Connector package (6.211) is compatible with QlikView 12.40 and later.


The new Qlik ODBC Connectors package is available from the Qlik Downloads site.


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Contributor III
Contributor III

After applying this patch in QV, it has stopped working for Service Authentication .. Raising a Priority 1 case.

Release details
Qlik ODBC Connector Package
Release name:
October 2022
Initial Release
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‎2022-10-05 03:44 AM
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