Skip to main content Skip to complementary content

QlikView properties: caption, background and layout

You can use Caption, Layout and Background properties to affect how standard parts are rendered and how they behave.

Caption properties

The following caption properties can be defined:

Caption properties that can be defined
Property syntax Property function and values
Caption.Show 0: No Caption
Caption.Text Caption text.
  • 0: Left
  • 1: Centered
  • 2: Right
  • 0: Top
  • 4: Centered
  • 8: Bottom
Caption.MultiLine.Use 1: Use multiline caption.
Caption.MultiLine Number of lines for caption.
Caption.Active.BgColor.ColorHex Background color for active caption.
Caption.Active.TextColor.ColorHex Text color for active caption.
Caption.Inactive.BgColor.ColorHex Background color for inactive caption.
Caption.Inactive.TextColor.ColorHex Text color for inactive caption.
Caption.Allow.Maximize 1: Maximize button in caption.
Caption.Allow.Minimize 1: Minimize button in caption.
Caption.Font.Name Font name for caption.
Caption.Font.Size Font size for caption.
Caption.Font.Bold 1: Bold font in caption.
Caption.Font.Italic 1: Italic font in caption.
Caption.Font.Underline 1: Underline font in caption.
Caption.HelpText Help text.
Caption.Icon.Clear 1: Clear icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.ClearOther 1: ClearOther icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.CopyData 1: CopyData icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.CopyImage 1: CopyImage icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.Lock 1: Lock icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.Menu 1: Menu icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.Print 1: Print icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.Search 1: Search icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.SelectAll 1: SelectAll icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.SelectExcluded 1: SelectExcluded icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.SelectPossible 1: SelectPossible icon in caption.
Caption.Icon.SendToExcel 1: SendToExcel icon in caption.

Background properties

The following background properties can be defined:

Background properties that can be defined
Property syntax Property function and values
Background.UseImage 1: Use Image for background.
Background.Image.Image Image number to use.
Background.Color.ColorHex Background color.
Background.Color.Transparency Range is from 0 to 255.

Layout properties

The following layout properties can be defined:

Layout properties that can be defined
Property syntax Property function and values
Layout.Allow.MoveSize 0: Do not allow move and size
Layout.Border.Use 0: No border
Layout.Border.Width Border width
Layout.Border.Color.ColorHex Border color


Did this page help you?

If you find any issues with this page or its content – a typo, a missing step, or a technical error – let us know how we can improve!

Join the Analytics Modernization Program

Remove banner from view

Modernize without compromising your valuable QlikView apps with the Analytics Modernization Program. Click here for more information or reach out: