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selectValues method

Information noteSTABLE.

This API is reliable and breaking changes are unlikely.

backendApi.selectValues(qDimNo, qValues, qToggleMode)

Selects values in this object with a Qlik associative engine call which triggers a repaint of the object.

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Introduced 1.0



Type: Number

Dimension number. 0 = first dimension.


Type: Array

Array of values (qElemNumber in the matrix from the Qlik associative engine) to select or deselect.


Type: Boolean

If true, values in the field are selected in addition to any previously selected items.

If false, values in the field are selected while previously selected items are deselected.


$element.find('li').on('click', function() {
	if(this.hasAttribute("data-value")) {
		var value = parseInt(this.getAttribute("data-value"), 10), dim = 0;
		self.backendApi.selectValues(dim, [value], true);

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