Qlik Sense Plugin Capabilities

This article provides more details about the key capabilities of Qlik Sense Plugin.

Get Objects

Qlik Sense Plugin supports pulling the following object types:

  • Application
  • Sheet
  • Object

The scope of the collected objects can be controlled by the corresponding Optional Parameters.

Get Data

By getting data in Metric Insights we mean the ability to create Datasets. Qlik Sense Plugin supports creating Datasets from Objects.

Get Filters

The Plugin supports pulling Filters from Qlik Sense Sheets and Objects to Metric Insights. Users can then apply Filters to External Reports and customize their display depending on input. 

  • Filters and Filter Values can be retrieved automatically;
  • Filters and Values can be added individually.

Get Report Image

Qlik Sense Plugin supports getting images for:

  • Sheets
  • Objects

Embed in iFrame

Qlik Sense External Report can be embedded into the application (Show "In iFrame") or other HTML pages by using embed codes.

Support OAuth 2.0

Qlik Sense Plugin does not support OAuth 2.0.

Support Content Autosync

Qlik Sense content can be synchronized with Metric Insights to automatically create new External Reports from Qlik Sense objects and simplify the process of updating existing External Reports.

Capture Metadata

Metric Insights captures metadata for Qlik Sense Plugin, but does not reflect it in the application's UI. Reflecting additional metadata in the UI is available by request.