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
Time Between Stepsdefault:4000 The time, in milliseconds, it should wait until selecting the next value in the dimension.
Total Stepsdefault: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.
Aggregatedefault: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.
Loopdefault: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 Labeldefault:checked Determines if the dimension label should be visible in the layer.
Show Dimension Valuedefault:checked Determines if the dimension value should be visible in the layer.


Parameters for Appearance
Show titlesdefault:Off Display standard title.