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QlikView: Advanced Data Visualization

By : Miguel Angel Garcia, Barry Harmsen, Stephen Redmond, Karl Pover
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QlikView: Advanced Data Visualization

By: Miguel Angel Garcia, Barry Harmsen, Stephen Redmond, Karl Pover

Overview of this book

QlikView is one of the most flexible and powerful business intelligence platforms around, and if you want to transform data into insights, it is one of the best options you have at hand. Use this Learning Path, to explore the many features of QlikView to realize the potential of your data and present it as impactful and engaging visualizations. Each chapter in this Learning Path starts with an understanding of a business requirement and its associated data model and then helps you create insightful analysis and data visualizations around it. You will look at problems that you might encounter while visualizing complex data insights using QlikView, and learn how to troubleshoot these and other not-so-common errors. This Learning Path contains real-world examples from a variety of business domains, such as sales, finance, marketing, and human resources. With all the knowledge that you gain from this Learning Path, you will have all the experience you need to implement your next QlikView project like a pro. This Learning Path includes content from the following Packt products: • QlikView for Developers by Miguel Ángel García, Barry Harmsen • Mastering QlikView by Stephen Redmond • Mastering QlikView Data Visualization by Karl Pover
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
QlikView: Advanced Data Visualization

Sheet-level security

At the sheet level, we can also determine what actions our users are allowed to make. The sheet-level privileges can be opened by selecting Settings | Sheet Properties in the menu and selecting the Security tab. This tab is shown in the following screenshot:

The following table lists and describes the various user privileges that can be set at the sheet level:

User privilege


Add Sheet Objects

Allows users to add new sheet objects.

Remove Sheet Objects

Allows users to remove any of the sheet objects, not just the ones that they created.

Move/Size Sheet Objects

Allows users to move and size sheet objects. On sheets where we do not want the users to move or size any of the objects, this option is a lot more convenient than deselecting Allow Move/Size on each individual sheet object.

Copy/Clone Sheet Objects

Allows users to create a copy of existing sheet objects.

Access Sheet Object Properties

Allows users to access the Sheet...