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Azure SQL database

Connections to a Azure SQL database are made by selecting Azure SQL Database from the list of drivers in the list of connectors in the QlikView ODBC Connection dialog or the Qlik Sense Add data or Data load editor dialogs.

The Qlik ODBC Connector Package must be installed manually for QlikView.

Install the Qlik ODBC Connector Package

Note: Industry-accepted best practices must be followed when using or allowing access through the ODBC Connector. Administrators must follow The Principle of Least Privilege when setting up source database privileges and permissions.

Supported offerings

  • Qlik Sense Desktop/Qlik Sense Mobile Client Managed
  • Qlik Sense Business
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise on Windows
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS
  • QlikView (Requires separate installation)

Supported Azure SQL versions

The followings data versions are supported:

  • 2005 to 2014

Supported Azure SQL data types

The following Azure SQL data types are supported by the Azure SQL Database Connector.

  • BigInt
  • BigInt Identity
  • Bit
  • Char
  • Date
  • DateTime
  • DateTime2
  • Decimal
  • Decimal Identity
  • Float
  • GUID
  • Int
  • Int Identity
  • Money
  • NChar
  • NText
  • Numeric
  • Numeric Identity
  • NVarChar
  • NVarChar(max)
  • Real
  • SmallDateTime
  • SmallInt
  • SmallInt Identity
  • SmallMoney
  • SysName
  • Text
  • Time
  • TinyInt
  • TinyInt Identity
  • VarChar
  • VarChar(max)
  • XML