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System Requirements for QlikView Server

This section lists the requirements that must be fulfilled by the target system in order to successfully install and run QlikView Server.

System requirements
Component Requirements
Platforms *
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2022

For development and testing purposes only:

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows 11
Processors (CPUs) Multi-core x64 compatible processors
Memory 4 GB minimum. Depending on data volumes more may be required. QlikView is an in-memory analysis technology; memory requirements for QlikView products are directly related to the quantity of data being analyzed.
Disk space 450 MB total required to install
  • Microsoft Active Directory (NTLM or Kerberos)
  • Local Windows user accounts (NTLM)
  • Third-party security (requires QlikView Server Enterprise Edition)
Web server
  • QlikView web server
  • Microsoft IIS 8, 8.5 or 10
.NET framework

4.8 or higher

Internet protocol
  • IPv4
  • IPv6
  • Dual stack (IPv4 and IPv6)
Qlik Sense compatibility 

It is not possible to install QlikView Server on a machine with Qlik Sense Enterprise already installed.

It is possible to publish QlikView apps on Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS.

* Provided there is Standard manufacturer Support for the platform.

Information noteLicense activations request access to the Qlik Licensing Service. Open port 443 and allow outbound calls to

Use of a proxy is supported. For more information about setting up a proxy service in Windows, see Configuring a proxy for Qlik License Service communication in QlikView Server.

QlikView Publisher

QlikView Publisher is an additional licensed module of QlikView Server. It is installed by applying a license to a QlikView Server.

Publisher requirements
Component Requirements
Repository database
  • Native XML
  • SQL Server (any version supported by Microsoft)

QlikView Workbench

QlikView Workbench is an additional licensed module of QlikView Server. It is installed by applying a license to a QlikView Server. QlikViewWorkbench requires QlikView ServerEnterprise Edition.

QlikView Workbench is only supported for in memory data fields and objects using these fields. It is not supported for Direct Discovery fields and objects using Direct Discovery fields.

Workbench requirements
Component Requirements
Development tool

Microsoft Visual Studio (any version supported by Microsoft)

Content management system integration
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2013
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2016

Browser Support

Browsers supported
Browser AccessPoint QlikView Portal QlikView Plug-in QlikView Ajax Client QlikView Management Console
Microsoft Edge (latest version for Microsoft Windows) √ (running in IE mode)
Microsoft Edge (latest version for iOS devices and Android devices) X X
Mozilla Firefox (latest version) X
Apple Safari 14, Apple Safari 15 X X
Apple Mobile Safari (iOS 14, and iOS 15 devices) X X
Google Chrome (latest version for Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac, and Android devices) X

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