QlikView Workbench

QlikView Workbench is used to build solutions with the QlikView AJAX client. It is a development toolbox for use with Microsoft® Visual Studio® and contains controls and templates for development of web sites and extension objects.

The following tools are included in QlikView Workbench:

QvControl Simplifies the development by allowing drag-and-drop of QlikView objects into a web form, and by setting common tasks and properties without the need to write any code.
Templates for web site projects Generates an ASP.NET web site project that includes a proxy page. The proxy page helps avoid cross-site scripting issues.
Template for extension objects Creates the extension object files and includes a wizard for generation of extension object property pages and features for packaging and deployment of extension objects to QlikView Server.


To successfully install and use QlikView Workbench, the following requirements must be fulfilled by the target system:

  • Workbench tag present in the License Enabler File (LEF) for QlikView Server
  • .NET 3.5 (or later)
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, 2012 or 2013

Install QlikView Workbench

Follow this procedure to install QlikView Workbench.

Create a web site

Learn how to create a web site using QlikView Workbench.

Extension object wizard

The purpose of the Extension object wizard is to simplify:

  • Creation of custom property pages for extension objects
  • Creation of Graphical User Interface (GUI) for extension objects
  • Deployment of extension objects

QlikView JavaScript API

The JavaScript library is used to build QlikView extensions or to build websites with QlikView Workbench.