on method

This API is reliable and breaking changes are unlikely.

global.on(eventName, callback)

Adds listeners for the global events. Multiple listeners can be added to an event.

Version history

Introduced Qlik Sense February 2018


Name Type Description
eventName String

Name of the event. Can be:

  • error
  • warning
  • closed
callback Function Callback method.


var global = qlik.getGlobal(config);
global.on("error", function ( error ) {
  console.log("error listener called for global", error);
} );
global.on("warning", function ( warning ) {
  console.log("warning listener called for global", warning);
} );
global.on("closed", function ( closed ) {
  console.log("closed listener called for global", closed);
} );

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