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App: Upload app

Information noteLOCKED.

This API is extremely reliable and will not be broken unless absolutely necessary.






Upload the app (QVF file) included in the request body and store it as {name}.

Information noteThis can only be done on the central node in a Qlik Sense site.


Content-Type setting for the body: application/ or multipart/form-data; boundary=<boundary-string>


QVF file

Return value

{ "id": "35dffd22-9cf2-405e-a311-e4d7105d8cfb", "createdDate": "2018-12-17T15:58:21.204Z", "modifiedDate": "2018-12-17T15:58:22.071Z", "modifiedByUserName": "INTERNAL\\sa_repository", "customProperties": [], "owner": { "id": "eca5d404-3490-4c4a-ae2a-fc435a1c05ba", "userId": "sa_repository", "userDirectory": "INTERNAL", "name": "sa_repository", "privileges": null }, "name": "BarCharts", "appId": "", "sourceAppId": "00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000", "targetAppId": "00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000", "publishTime": "1753-01-01T00:00:00.000Z", "published": false, "tags": [], "description": "", "stream": null, "fileSize": 1132728, "lastReloadTime": "2016-10-28T02:30:20.199Z", "thumbnail": "", "savedInProductVersion": "12.290.0", "migrationHash": "98d482c3f964dccf69cbfb9a00e0c048ea6eb221", "dynamicColor": "", "availabilityStatus": 0, "privileges": null, "schemaPath": "App" }

Optional parameters

  • {keepdata}: If set to false and the uploaded .qvf file contains app data, the data will be silently discarded. The default value is true.
  • {excludeConnections}: If set to true and the uploaded .qvf file contains any data connections, they will not be imported to the system. The default value is false.

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