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Microsoft SQL Server

Connections to a Microsoft SQL Server database are made by selecting Microsoft SQL Server 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.

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 Enterprise on Windows
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS
  • QlikView (Requires separate installation)

Supported Microsoft SQL Server versions

The followings data versions are supported:

  • 2012 to 2019

Supported Microsoft SQL Server data types

The following Microsoft SQL Server data types are supported by the Microsoft SQL Server 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