OBIEE Using “Query Related Objects” Functionality in RPD

Trying to trace columns from the presentation layer back to the physical layer of OBIEE's RPD, can be difficult. Fortunately, the RPD has a 'Query Related Objects' function to help locate objects more quickly. Here are the steps to begin using this function. From the start menu click on the “BI Administration” In the Admin…

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Qlikview – Connecting to Essbase

Qlikview – Connecting to Essbase Qlik has an Essbase connector that can be downloaded at Qlik’s customer downloads website: http://us-d.demo.qlik.com/download Here are the steps to help you get qlikview connected to essbase. Open a new or existing QlikView app and select Edit Script... from the File menu. Select the Essbase (QvEssbaseConnector.exe) Connector from the drop-down…

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QlikView: Custom Pop-up Labels

Let’s say I have a grouped chart with two expressions, Sales and Costs. I like the look of this chart, but there’s more information that can be provided to tell a better story, such as Margin and Margin %. So how can I add the additional information without altering the look of my chart? Custom…

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Qlikview – Copying Objects and Expressions

Copying an Object Often time’s objects within a qlikview application are either reused or reused with minor changes, in other qlikview applications. This can be a time consuming process to recreate several of these objects. This can be done much faster. Simply, copy the existing object and make the necessary changes. You can copy sheet and chart…

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