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November 2019 release
December 2, 2019

Vizlib November 2019 Release


All releases are compatible and readily tested with the most up-to-date version of Qlik Sense.


Introducing the Vizlib Dataviz Library!

If you’re looking for data visualisation inspiration, look no further – we give you the Vizlib Dataviz Library! ?Turn your Qlik Sense dashboards into compelling data stories. Learn how to choose the best chart type and make them look extraordinary! 



Dive into this valuable resource here



Vizlib Filter v3.0.0


The latest version of the Vizlib Filter has arrived! And its loading time is up to 50% faster! You get a faster and more convenient filtering experience, even with large data sets. Choose between the new multiple search options to get to your insights in a flash!




Vizlib Pivot Table v2.9.0

New Progress Bar Feature



Finally, this much-requested mini-chart addition is now available. The Progress Bar automatically visualises your measures inside a Vizlib Pivot Table. You’ll be able to get an instant snapshot of your KPIs and deliver stellar performance! 




Vizlib Custom Report v3.2.0

Export to New Sheet



The Vizlib Custom Report has an exciting new feature! The ‘Export to New Sheet’ feature will allow you to easily continue where you left off in the Custom Report. And it’s easy to share with others so you can collaborate like a pro!




Are you ready for the most intuitive project planning timeline extension for Qlik Sense? You can keep projects on track, stay in budget, optimise your resources and workflows, plus forecast accurately with Vizlib Gantt! Get the big picture on your projects instantly to support agile decision making.

Launching December 10! Get in touch. 

Please note that Vizlib Gantt is launching as a separate, stand-alone value-added product for Qlik Sense. 


Upcoming Webinar!


Webinar alert!  Want to take your dashboarding skills to a new level?  Learn how to master data storytelling with Vizlib’s Joe Warbington at this not-to-miss webinar. You’ll gain the confidence to get started with the Vizlib basics and create a foundation for superb data storytelling! 





Upcoming Webinar!


Want to get the most out of your Vizlib data visualisations in 2020? Join us on December 17th for an inspiring Vizlib session and live demo of our latest products and capabilities. Get the new year started masterfully by learning how to leverage Vizlib’s value-added products for Qlik Sense.  And be the first to know what exciting new releases are scheduled for release next!




Read our latest blogs



Discover 5 best practices in data visualisation to create powerful, persuasive data stories! Learn how to avoid common pitfalls, like overusing colour or trying to jam too much into the visualisation. 


Read more here.


Data Revolution Tour with Qlik!


John Sands interviewed our CEO,  Martin Mahler, at the final stop of the Qlik Data Revolution tour in New York on 14 November. Martin was under the Qlik spotlight and shared how Vizlib breathes life into boring numbers! 



Qlik Data Revolution Tour Wrap Up



Every year, Qlik’s Data Rev Tour travels around the world spreading data magic—empowering people to lead with data and organisations to drive tangible value from their data investments. As one of the key sponsors this year, we’ve attended 9 Data Revolution Tour events in Europe and North America! Thank you Qlik for this marvellous opportunity and to all the amazing people with whom we had a chance to share knowledge!


Discover more on our DRT memorable moments and key takeaways here.


Four New Vizlib Monday Digest Articles ?️

Stay in the know with our weekly summaries of the most interesting articles on data analyticsbusiness intelligence and data visualisation from around the web! ?


Monday November 4th

Explore the strange blend of customary and culinary data, and humans and AI!




Monday November 11th

Leading your data story to a persuasive conclusion.  




Monday November 18th

Power up your business with data and learn more about data for good.



Monday November 25th

Learn how data underpins every successful business strategy and is the language of survival!




Vizlib November 2019 Changelog:

Released 02/12/2019



Vizlib Filter

Performance ?

  • Improved Performance (v3.0.0)

New Features ⚡️

  • Add selection confirmation window for listbox filter mode (v3.0.0)
  • Add a search mode called Exact search under search options in Vizlib Filter (v3.0.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • <p> HTML tag causing display issues in mashup (v3.0.0)
  • Vizlib Filter default selection not working in mashup (v3.0.0)
  • Vizlib Filter icon incorrect in the Search field and in the drill-down (v3.0.0)
  • Syntax error on Internet Explorer (v3.0.0)
  • Filter does not react to Dim change after being turned into a master item (v3.0.0)
  • Firefox buttongroup displaying incorrectly (v3.0.0)
  • Vizlib Filter cannot select more than 1000 values (v3.0.0)
  • Bottom Border in selection mode is sometimes not visible (v3.0.0)
  • Vizlib Filter duplicates values shown in list when conditions are used in values (v3.0.0)


Vizlib Heatmap




Bug Fixes ?

  • Console errors when switching sheets (v1.10.5)
  • Master measure labels were sometimes not shown on the Heatmap (v1.10.5)
  • Vizlib Heatmap legend numbers show when legend is disabled (v1.10.5)



Vizlib Sheet Menu:




New Features ⚡️

  • Mobile side menu now opens on the left-hand side (v1.11.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Mobile top menu items displayed at the top with landscape orientation (v1.11.0)
  • Vizlib Sheet Menu blocks use of drop-down menus (Native Sheet or Stories menu) (v1.11.0)
  • Freezing page when going to Story (v1.11.0)



Vizlib Slider:




Bug Fixes ?

  • Slider v1.0.8 prevented from rendering by Vizlib Sheet Menu (v1.0.9)
  • Mobile – Tooltips display incorrectly (v1.0.8)
  • Unexpected Tooltips appear in the PDF file (v1.0.8)
  • When showing min/max, the value shown after leaving and returning to the sheet is incorrect (v1.0.8)



Vizlib KPI Designer:




New Features ⚡️

  • Add multi-line auto-fit text option for text layers in the Vizlib KPI (v1.8.0)


Bug Fixes ?

  • Invalid Parameters error with KPI extension (v1.8.0)
  • When you extend the sheet the Tooltip is moving down with it (v1.8.0)
  • File in Vizlib KPI forces use of default proxy (v1.8.0)
  • Broken images after exporting App then importing to different Qlik Sense environment (v1.8.0)
  • Invalid or blank KPI in Story mode (v1.8.0)
  • KPI master item is editable inside a container (v1.7.5)
  • Number formatting incorrectly applied in export to PDF(v1.7.5)
  • Unable to Select Auto Number Format (v1.7.5)



Vizlib Container Grid:




New Features ⚡️

  • Implement support for Alternate States (v1.4.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Errors produced with table inside two nested Container Boxes (v1.4.0)
  • Container Box appears blank after initial setup when only one object is added (v1.4.0)
  • Console error when adding an extension to Master Item (v1.4.0)
  • Container Tab resets to first tab when selections are made (v2.3.6)
  • Vizlib Container NPrinting not working (v2.3.6)


Vizlib Pivot Table:




New Features ⚡️

  • New Measure Representation Type “Progress Bar”  (v2.9.0)
  • Add option to show/hide Search icon from Dimension label (v2.8.5)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Expanding a lower-level dimension breaks the lines (v2.9.1)
  • Dimension values not correctly aligned vertically (v2.9.1)
  • One Measure label missing under Total (after upgrade) (v2.9.1)
  • Unable to reach the last measures row with the vertical scrolling bar (v2.8.5)
  • Pivot Table Horizontal Scroll Bar moves after selection is made and default “start position” not working (v2.8.5)
  • Pivot standard export changes when “user” adjusts pivot view (v2.8.5)



Vizlib Bar Chart:




Bug Fixes ?

  • Custom Min Y-axis range changes the displayed values on the bars (v2.3.2)
  • Colours disappeared (v2.3.2)




Vizlib Story Timeline




Bug Fixes ?

  • Cannot have more than 200 rows of events on the timeline (v1.3.1)



Vizlib Calendar:




New Features ⚡️

  • Added option to set month as default calendar type (v1.6.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Selection bar state leaks out of object when section access is used (v1.6.0)
  • Certain time-zones cause issue for the calendar (v1.6.0)




Self Service Selection Bar:

Bug Fixes ?

  • Wrong date selection (v1.6.6)
  • Cannot disable Full Screen and Snapshot icon (v1.6.6)
  • Browser has to be reloaded to apply copied selections from Selection Bar date range picker (v1.6.5)



Self Service Custom Report:




New Features ⚡️

  • Context menu Vizlib Pivot Table fully expanded and indented (v3.2.0)
  • Context menu “export to app” from Vizlib Objects (v3.2.0)
  • Export to separate object (v3.2.0)  
  • Create object from inside Custom Report on a new sheet (v3.2.0)

Bug Fixes

  • Qlik API is deprecated from Qlik Sense June 2019 (v3.2.0)
  • Digest errors in console while adding Custom reports to Master Item (v3.2.0)



Self Service Simple KPI




Bug Fixes ?

  • Option to disable object Fullscreen icon was not working (v1.6.6)
  • Incorrect Indicator icon displayed when value was equal to 0 (v1.6.6)



Self Service Container Box




New Features ⚡️

  • Implement support for Alternate States (v1.4.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Errors produced with table inside two nested Container Boxes (v1.4.0)
  • Container Box appears blank after initial setup when only one object is added (v1.4.0)
  • Console error when adding an extension to Master Item (v1.4.0)



Extension Versions:


Reader Interactions


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