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An Animator iterates over a dimension with a set time between each step. It will iterate over all dimension values in the most recent selection made.

Note that Animator works with GeoAnalytics for Qlik Sense as well as Qlik Sense normal objects such as bar charts, pie diagrams, tables, etc.


The dimension represent the entity on which to animate/iterate.

Animator Options

Parameters for Animator Options
Property Use Description
Time Between Steps default:4000 The time, in milliseconds, it should wait until selecting the next value in the dimension.
Total Steps default:0 The amount of steps it should take to animate over all values in the dimension. For example, if there are 10 values in the dimension and the Total Steps option is set to 5 it will go to values 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 (A Total of 5 steps). If the Total Steps option is set to 0 it will iterate over every value.
Aggregate default:unchecked Determines if it should aggregate for each iteration. Ie, first iteration it selects dimension 1, second iteration it selects 1 and 2, then 1, 2 and 3 and so on.
Loop default:checked Determines if it should keep iterating over the dimension indefinitely or if it should stop when it reaches the last value in the dimension.
Show Dimension Label default:checked Determines if the dimension label should be visible in the layer.
Show Dimension Value default:checked Determines if the dimension value should be visible in the layer.


Parameters for Appearance
Property Use Description
Show titles default:Off Display standard title.

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