Exciting news! Vizlib joins the insightsoftware family. Learn More >

Back to blog

Vizlib January 2021 Release

Vizlib January 2021 Release

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


Watch our January Release Highlights ? here ?


Vizlib Gantt for Qlik Sense
 Vizlib Gantt v1.6.0

 Save time with new demo mode sneak preview

Try out the new Demo Mode in Vizlib Gantt for a sneak peek of the layout, functionality, colours and other customised components before inputting your business data. Since you’re not connecting data in demo mode, you don’t need to rely on developers or battle with data sources – it’s a great time saver! Get a 360-degree view of your projects and processes in no time!


Streamlined project management in Qlik Sense


Vizlib sheet menu
Vizlib Sheet Menu

 More brilliant styling options

Now you can access more styling options with Vizlib Sheet Menu, including customising your menus with a brilliant range of colours.  Plus, you can save your slick design as a Template and apply it in future apps in seconds!



Vizlib Line Chart
Vizlib Line Chart v3.10.0

 Make insights pop and simplify data exploration

With the new data-driven annotations feature in Vizlib Line Chart, you can automatically add annotations instead of manually inputting them 1 by 1! By simplifying your dashboards, you encourage more users to dive deeper into their data and share their findings!


Automatic data point annotation in Qlik Sense



Easily filter your data in Qlik Sense
Vizlib Filter v3.7.0

 Simplify data exploration 

With Vizlib Filter, the time to insights is now even zippier. You can add extra context to guide the filtering process and simplify data exploration for all users with:

✅ Measures displaying the significance of each value

✅ Thresholds highlighting notable values

✅ Icons\Images to make your filter easier to read


Smoother data exploration in Qlik Sense

Simple bar chart in Qlik Sense

Vizlib Bar Chart v2.8.0

Introducing 100% Stacked mode!

Now you can set the bar display to show individual values as part of the total of the bar, without the need to create a complex expression! It’s as fast and easy as flipping a switch!


Stacked Bar Chart in Qlik Sense


Vizlib Custom Report

Vizlib Custom Report v5.8.0 

 Introducing new Trellis mode

Visualise and compare your data more easily with the new Trellis mode function in Vizlib Custom Report.  Rather than displaying only one dimension, you can now display and compare dimensions in a grid format to speed up your analysis and decision making.


Writeback capabilities for Qlik Sense
Vizlib Writeback Table

Quicker and easier set up

Now you can enjoy a smoother set up process for your Vizlib Writeback Table!  The refreshed design includes a user-friendly search function to help you pick the dimensions, measures and fields you want to slice and dice your data effectively.

Hassle-free writeback setup in Qlik Sense


VMC for Qlik Sense
Vizlib Server

Smoother VMC integration

Enterprise customers can now manage integrations and collaboration streams without restarting the server! And changes are applied instantly without reloading your Qlik Sense dashboard. Plus, the latest version of the VMC includes improved writeback destination management.


Upgraded VMC in Qlik Sense



Upcoming webinars

Join our partner, 2Foqus, for their upcoming webinar.  (If you speak Dutch, that is!)

2Foqus webinar with Qlik + Vizlib




Read our latest blogs 

Check out the top BI and data trends your business can implement, such as more SaaS solutions and massive growth in the Cloud,  to gain more value from your data!


2021 data analytics trends


Discover how a free track and trace app, powered by Qlik Sense + Vizlib Collaboration can help fight the pandemic. 


Fighting the pandemic with good data and compassion: a Qlik Sense contact tracing app



To make data work for you and your organisation, a human-centred approach is essential! Novartis, a leader in not only international healthcare, but also their analytics strategy, champion this innovative strategy.  Learn how Novartis leverages Qlik + Vizlib’s customisation to improve UX and drive user adoption.




New Monday Digest Articles


Learn how to drive analytics adoption for all data users and get more value from your analytics solutions.


Discover how to optimise your data analytics for a smarter, more successful 2021.

Vizlib Monday Digest for Qlik users



Narrowing the gap between data and users is growing more important if organisations want to remain competitive.



Saving on costs and improving the bottom line hinges on extracting all the value from your data that you can.

Data analytics news


Vizlib December 2020 – January 2021 Changelog

Vizlib Pie Chart

Pie Chart in Qlik Sense




Bug Fixes ?

  • Tooltip Error in Freemium (v1.8.4)


Vizlib Scatter Chart
Scatter Chart in Qlik Sense




New Features

  • Set Axis Margin (v3.5.0)
  • Persistent Cluster Coloring (v3.5.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Labels Display (v3.5.0)
  • Alternative Measure Action (v3.5.0)

Vizlib Sankey Chart

Sankey chart




Bug Fixes ?

  • Number Formatting (v1.6.11)


Vizlib Filter

Easily filter your data in Qlik Sense




New Features

  • Measure and Indicator Display (v3.7.0)
  • Icons\images display for dimension value (v3.7.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Dependency File (v3.7.0)
  •  One Selected Value (v3.7.0)


Vizlib Line Chart

Vizlib Line Chart




New Features ⚡

  • Data Driven Annotation (v3.10.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Console Errors (v3.10.0)
  • Null Value Is Displayed (v3.10.0)
  • Legend Display (v3.10.0)
  • Scenarios and Linear Regressions Display (v3.10.0)
  • Tooltip Display Error (v3.10.0)
  •  Tooltip Display Stuck (v3.10.0)
  • Markers Display  (v3.10.0)
  • Area Display combined with Gaps (v3.10.0)
  • Null Value Points Display (v3.10.0)
  • Y-Axis Scale Display (v3.10.0)
  • Data Display Error (v3.10.0)
  • Advance Analytics Message (v3.10.0)
  • Suppress Zero ValuesAdvanced Analytics Display (v3.10.0)
  •  Legend Sorting (v3.10.1 )
  • Labels Display in Forecast (v3.10.1 )
  • Label Display  (v3.10.1 )

Vizlib Calendar




Bug Fixes ?

  • Authentication Request in Version 1.8.0 (v1.8.1)
  • Calendar Box Display (v1.8.1)
  • Future Dates Display (v1.8.2)
  • Multiple Calendars Overlap  (v1.8.3)
  • Range Selection In Month View   (v1.8.3)


Vizlib Bar Chart

Simple bar chart in Qlik Sense




New Features ⚡

  • Viztips support for Master Item Layers (v2.7.0)
  • 100% Stacked Mode (v2.8.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Totals Display in Stacked Mode (v2.7.0)
  • Duration Format Axis Display (v2.8.0)
  • Axis Wrong Display (v2.8.0)
  • Axis Tick Value Rounded  (v2.8.0)

Vizlib Combo Chart




New Features

  • Viztips support for Master Item Layers (v1.8.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Full Screen Mode (v1.8.0)
  • Alternate Dimension Labels Display (v1.8.0)
  • Measure Duration Format Display (v1.8.1)
  • Axis Values are Rounded (v1.8.1)
  • Values Message Error on The Chart (v1.8.1)
  • Points Color Display  (v1.8.1)


Vizlib Activity Gauge

Guided analytics in Qlik Sense




Bug Fixes ?

  • Vizlib Activity Gauge – The entire chart isn’t displayed in Nprinting (v1.7.0)

Vizlib Line Object

Line object in Qlik Sense




Bug Fixes ?

  • Fix in Property Panel (v1.1.0)

Vizlib Pivot Table

Pivot Tables in Qlik Sense




New Features

  • Vertical Scroll Bar Display (v2.12.9)
  • Labels and Values Display Alignment (v2.12.9)
  • Export Image on Multi-Node Environment (v2.12.9)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Headers Display Alignment (v2.12.10)
  • Dynamic Styling Performance (v2.12.10)
  • Vizlib Pivot Table – Export Formatted Data to Excel not working  (v2.12.11)


Vizlib Container Grid

Smooth data exploration in Qlik Sense




Bug Fixes ?

  • Vizlib Cards Scroll (v2.8.2)
  • Container Grid in Story Mode (v2.8.2)
  • Conditional Show Error (v2.8.2)
  • Container Scroll Bar (v2.8.2)
  • Custom Report Export (v2.8.3)
  • Tabs Mode With Active Condition (v2.8.3)
  • Mashup Error (v2.8.3)
  • Line Chart In Mashup (v2.8.3)


Vizlib Sheet Menu

Simple guided analytics in Qlik

New Features

  • Re-Design The Sheet Menu  (v3.0.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Hide Public Sheets (v2.10.1)
  • Setting Variable Value (v2.10.1)
  • Reload Action Error (v2.10.1)
  • Default Selections (v2.10.1)
  • Variable Update Action (v2.10.2)
  • Totals Display in Stacked Mode (v2.10.2)
  • Menu Displayed Even After Removal (v2.10.3 )
  • Menu Flickers (v2.10.3 )
  • Qlik Sense Native Navigation Appearance (v2.10.3 )
  • Custom CSS Isn’t Removed (v2.10.3 )
  • Mobile Navigation Error (v2.10.3 )
  • Filter Labels Replicated  (v2.10.3 )
  • Fixed Side Menu Overlaps Sheet (v3.0.0)
  • Color Isn’t Applied to Top Menu Items  (v3.0.0)


Vizlib KPI Designer

Guided analytics components in Qlik Sense

Bug Fixes ?

  • Global Action= Field Selection (v1.18.1)
  • Image Layer PPT Export (v1.18.1)
  • Browser Crash (v1.18.2)
  •  Image Layer Display (v1.18.2)
  • Global Action Set Variable (v1.18.3)
  • Global Action Override Context Menu (v1.18.3)
  • Export Multiple KPI Objects (v1.18.3)
  • Global Action in Mashup (v1.18.3)


 Vizlib Table

Vizlib Table

New Features

  •  Support for Complex Expressions in Mini-Charts (v3.16.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Navigate Action in Dimension Doesn’t Work  (v3.16.0)
  • Wizard Button Console Error (v3.16.0)
  • Export as TSV File (v3.16.0)
  • Mater Measure Console Error (v3.16.0)
  • Hover Highlight On Null Value Cells (v3.16.0)
  • Calculate Column Section  (v3.16.0)
  • Scroll Bar in Firefox (v3.16.0)
  • Multi-Select Action Limitations (v3.16.0)

Vizlib Waterfall

Waterfall capability for Qlik Sense

New Features

  • Support Viztips in Waterfall Chart (v1.4.0)


Smooth project management in Qlik





New Features

  • Add Tags to Gantt event bars (v1.5.0)
  • Custom events (v1.5.0)
  • Optimisations to labelling (v1.5.0)
  • Add “Demo” mode to wizard (v1.6.0)
  • Ability to remove the current day’s reference line (v1.6.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Empty progress value was shown before adding value (v1.5.0)
  • Images were not working in milestones (v1.5.0)
  • Background colors blink when changing some colors in the property panel (v1.5.0)
  • Misc bug fixes (v1.6.1)


Smooth collaboration in Qlik Sense

Vizlib Writeback Table

Writeback capabilities for Qlik Sense




New Features

  • Set Up improvements (v2.3.0)
  •  Customizing field background and text colors for inputs (v2.3.0)
  • Add option to have info icon next to header with tooltip (v2.3.0)
  • [Enterprise only] VMC integrations and destinations management improvements (v2.4.0)
  • Cell alignment (v2.4.0)
  • Sorting options for dropdowns with options based on fields  (v2.4.0)
  • Striped rows (v2.4.0)
  • Improved error handling for data connection not found error (v2.4.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Some property panel changes do not take an effect until data is loaded or page is refreshed (v2.2.1)
  • ‘Show if’ property for groups inside a form view editor is not working (v2.2.1)
  • MSSQL fix for handling tables with triggers (v2.3.0)
  • Formatting improvements for columns: Numeric, Calculated, Slider (v2.3.0)
  • Custom options definition improvements when using expressions (v2.3.0)
  • Header styles improvements (v2.3.0)
  •  Input Form “show if” groups are not displayed even when the condition is true (v2.3.0)
  • Fixes for undo/redo functionality (v2.4.0)
  • Fix for handling virtual proxies with multiple slash characters (v2.4.0)
  • Setup issues when configuring REST destination (v2.4.0)
  • Fix fetch of data twice when fetch all rows are enabled (v2.4.0)


Vizlib Input Form

Vizlib Input Form

New Features

  • Customizing field background and text colors for inputs (v2.3.0)
  • [Enterprise only] VMC integrations and destinations management improvements (v2.4.0)
  • Sorting options for dropdowns with options based on fields  (v2.4.0)
  • Improved error handling for data connection not found error (v2.4.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Some property panel changes do not take an effect until data is loaded or page is refreshed (v2.2.1)
  • Ratings field isn’t displayed when Form is used in the container grid (v2.3.0)
  • Custom options definition improvements when using expressions (v2.3.0)
  • Improved handling of form view during application reloads (v2.3.0)
  • Fix for handling virtual proxies with multiple slash characters (v2.4.0)
  • Show if conditions disappear if layout wizard is opened (v2.4.0)
  • Validation errors blink for a moment when writing back (v2.4.0)
  • Data inputted to the form, disappears when different user reloads application (v2.4.0)
  • Drag & drop fixes (v2.4.0)
  • Visual issues with the Radio Button field (v2.4.0)
  • Bad performance on reset button when using variables (v2.4.0)
  • Irrespective of a sub group set to being collapsed, on refreshing the app the group is expanded (v2.4.0)

Vizlib Teamwork

Contextualised collaboration in Qlik

New Features

  • [Enterprise only] Notifications (v2.4.0)
  • [Enterprise only] VMC improvements for handling integrations and streams (v2.4.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Mentions picker fixes (v2.3.0)
  • Mentions – bug fixes and improvements (v2.4.0)
  • Handling virtual proxy with multiple slash characters (v2.4.0)

Vizlib Tiles




New Features

  • Property panel order should decide z level of layers (v1.1.0)
  • Position/size rework (v1.1.0)
  • Increase max number of measures to 50 (v1.1.0)
  • Interpret text in text layer as HTML (v1.1.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  •  Line component/layer show double lines  (v1.1.0)
  • Internet Explorer not supported message design  (v1.1.0)
  • Actions text description incorrect (v1.1.0)
  • Cancel from Tiles Wizard does not cancel all changes (v1.1.0)
  • Issue with using only one row in some situations (v1.1.0)
  • Zoom in tile editor has no appropriate limitations (v1.1.0)
  • Tiles sometimes blink/refresh when they should not have to (v1.1.0)
  • When starting with field with many rows CPU and memory usage goes way up (v1.1.0)
  • Tiles – SSO authentication throws Winauth popup (v1.1.1)


Vizlib Container Box

Self-service tools in Qlik Sense




Bug Fixes ?

  • Show details not working (v1.5.4)


Vizlib Custom Report




New Features

  • Add sort Pivot Table by first measure  (v5.6.0)
  •  Improve control of details (v5.6.0)
  • Allow tables with only measure(s) (v5.7.0 )
  • Add Trellis-functionality by using one extra dimension (Step 1) (v5.8.0 )

Bug Fixes ?

  • Custom Report – Number Format isn’t reflected on the chart (v5.6.0)
  • [mashup] Deep context menu appears in different place (v5.6.0)
  • Custom Report – Bookmarks not working without measures (v5.6.0)
  • Custom Report crash, when using the new data-set creator (v5.6.0)
  • Custom Report- Measure names with two words are being removed from the data-set when switching to edit mode (v5.6.0)
  • Visualizations render differently when adding two master item Custom Reports (v5.7.0)
  • Console errors when adding a Preset without defining Data set (v5.7.0)
  • The spacing between dimensions and measures in the Analytic Search bar differ between QS versions (v5.7.0)
  • Size differences icons next to dimensions and measures in the left sidebar (v5.7.0)
  • Desktop console errors (v5.7.0)
  • Sankey Chart – when switching between ‘auto’ and ‘custom’, the ‘custom’ loses its settings (v5.7.0)
  • Customer Report – Add field feature doesn’t display all list of fields to be added (v5.7.0)
  • Zero values on/off as default changed from old version (v5.8.0 )
  • [mashup] Export URL does not respect entire replaced value (v5.8.1 )
  • IE browser – remove scrollbar in intelligent search when adding or deleting dimensions or measures (v5.8.1 )
  • Long text isn’t wrapped in subtitle and footer (v5.8.1 )
  • After making changes o a label and editing Dataset, the label change  is removed (v5.8.1 )
  • [mashup] Intelligent search bubbles have wrong height style (v5.8.1 )
  • [mashup] After clicking on visualization menu it shows in different place (v5.8.1 )
  • Incorrect tag behavior in search when quickly selecting dimension / measure in left panel (v5.8.1 )
  •  Ghost context menu items (v5.8.1 )

Vizlib Simple KPI Designer

Self-service data analytics in Qlik




New Features

  • Allow expression for “calculation not fulfilled”-message ( v1.7.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • “Image URL” and “Content Library Media” disables “Hover Mode” ( v1.7.0)



New Features

  • Finance Report performance improvements (v3.8.0)
  • Change to measures on top in columns (v3.8.0)
  • Upgrade Viztips to allow using KPI Designer Master Item Layers (v3.8.0)
  • Allowing totals to be placed first/last (v3.8.0)
  • Option to control dimension column width (v3.8.0)

Bug Fixes ?

  • Issue with using multiple FR in Qlik extension bundle container (v3.8.0)
  • Applied bookmark does not stick (v3.8.0)
  • Viztips display same data when two Finance Reports are on the same sheet (v3.8.0)
  • Sheet export to blank pdf and image (v3.8.0)
  • Error message when using comments (v3.8.1)


Extension Versions


abstract illustration abstract illustration

Go beyond native Qlik Sense to supercharge your analytics

Sign up free

You’ve come to the right place!

Vizlib’s feature-rich data visualisation products will help you get started on your data storytelling journey.

  • Easy-to-use (including drag and drop functionality)
  • No coding skills needed
  • Highly customisable to suit your design needs
  • Templates to fast-track your dashboard creation

Got a technical question? Our Help Centre has heaps of helpful guides, articles, FAQs and more. Access Help Centre

vizlib abstract pattern dots vizlib abstract pattern dots vizlib abstract pattern vizlib abstract pattern

Book a demo