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setMode method

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This API is reliable and breaking changes are unlikely.


Sets the current working mode of Qlik Sense.

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Introduced 2.1



Type: String or constant

Set the mode. Can be one of the strings:

  • edit
  • analysis

or one of the constants:

  • qlik.navigation.EDIT
  • qlik.navigation.ANALYSIS


A navigation result object.


var result = qlik.navigation.setMode( qlik.navigation.EDIT );
  alert( 'mode:' + result.mode );

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