Join Curt Frye for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a text object, part of Up and Running with QlikView.
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- QlikView reports often contain multiple controls.…If your colleagues don't look at your reports very often,…or if you haven't opened a report for a while,…you might need hints to indicate…what each control, or group of controls, represents.…That's where text objects come in handy.…I'll show you how to create text objects,…or labels, in this movie.…My sample file is the Create Text Object sample report,…and you could find that in the chapter two folder…of your exercise files collection.…
I have a pretty simple report.…I just have a chart on the right and a listbox on the left.…What I'd like to do is create a text control…so that newer users of QlikView know…that they can use the control key…to select multiple items in the State box.…To create a text control, I'll click the Layout menu header,…point to New Sheet Object,…and then click Text Object.…Doing so displays the New Text Object dialog box.…
The first thing I can do is to type the text for the object.…In the text box, where the cursor is currently flashing,…
- Installing QlikView
- Setting user preferences and document properties
- Creating visualizations
- Adding objects like List boxes, Multi boxes, and containers
- Adding, deleting, and moving sheets
- Sorting and filtering QlikView data
- Creating charts and pivot tables
Skill Level Beginner
Excel 2013: Managing and Analyzing Datawith Dennis Taylor2h 2m Intermediate
Excel 2013: Data Validation in Depthwith Dennis Taylor1h 5m Intermediate
Excel Data Analysis: Forecastingwith Wayne Winston3h 7m Intermediate
1. Introducing QlikView
2. Managing Data Sources and Visualizations
3. Managing QlikView Sheets and Files
4. Creating Charts and Summaries in QlikView
5. Creating and Manipulating Pivot Tables
Further resources1m 8s
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