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QlikView Unlocked

By : Andrew Dove, Roger Stone
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QlikView Unlocked

By: Andrew Dove, Roger Stone

Overview of this book

QlikView Unlocked will provide you with new insights to get the very best from QlikView. This book will help you to develop skills to work with data efficiently. We will cover all the secrets of unleashing the full power of QlikView, which will enable you to make better use of the tool and create better results for future projects. In the course of this book, we will walk you through techniques and best practices that will enable you to be more productive. You will gain quick insights into the tool with the help of short steps called ”keys,” which will help you discover new features of QlikView. Moving on you will learn new techniques for data visualization, scripting, data modeling, and more. This book will then cover best practices to help you establish an efficient system with improved performance. We will also teach you some tricks that will help you speed up development processes, monitor data with dashboards, and so on. By the end of this book, you will have gained beneficial tips, tricks, and techniques to enhance the overall experience of working with QlikView.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
QlikView Unlocked
About the Authors
About the Reviewers
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Copying expressions

Sometimes, it is useful to copy an expression to create a different version. This is especially useful if you have expressions in background color, text color, or text format as all of these are copied too.

For those who have never used this feature, right-click on an existing expression in the Expressions tab of object properties, and you will see the following submenu appear:

Click on Copy, then move the cursor to an empty part of the Expressions list, and right-click again; this time, this submenu will appear:

Clicking on Paste will create a copy of your expression, which will be added at the bottom of the list. You can now edit it.