QvdFieldName - script function

This script function returns the name of field number fieldno, if it exists in a QVD file (otherwise NULL).


QvdFieldName(filename , fieldno)


Argument Description

The name of a QVD file, if necessary including path.

  • absolute

    Example: c:\data\

  • relative to the QlikView document path.

    Example: data\

  • URL address (HTTP or FTP), pointing to a location on the Internet or an intranet.

    Example: http://www.qlik.com

fieldno The number of the field (starting at 1) within the table contained in the QVD file.


QvdFieldName ('MyFile.qvd', 3)

QvdFieldName ('C:\MyDir\MyFile.qvd', 5)