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Downloading apps in the Qlik Sense Mobile Client Managed app

Download Qlik Sense apps for offline use in the mobile app.

This documentation also applies to Qlik Sense Mobile for BlackBerry app. Qlik Sense Mobile for BlackBerry is the Qlik Sense Mobile Client Managed application running on iOS and integrated with the BlackBerry Dynamics platform.

Downloading a Qlik Sense app

Qlik Sense apps that can be downloaded are marked with the download badge Download from Cloud in the Qlik Sense Mobile Client Managed app. Connect to a Qlik Sense Enterprise server to download apps.

  1. Tap More on the Qlik Sense app icon to open the app details window.
  2. Tap the download button Download from Cloud in the details window. The app is downloaded. Apps that are downloaded are marked with the Collaspe 2 badge on the app icon.

Tap the cancel button Stop in the middle of the download progress circle to cancel the download.

Downloading a reduced version of the Qlik Sense app

Requirements

  1. If you have previously downloaded the app, delete the offline version that you have downloaded.
  2. Tap More on the Qlik Sense app icon open the app details window.
  3. Tap Filter Reduce.
  4. Select a bookmark and then tap Download. The app and data associated with the bookmark are downloaded. You can now open the reduced app when you are offline.
Note: When you download the reduced version of a Qlik Sense app, all bookmarks that you have created for the app will appear in the bookmarks menu. However, those bookmarks will only show the data associated with the bookmark that you use to reduce the app.

Reducing the size of a Qlik Sense app for downloading

Use bookmarks to reduce the size of the data in a Qlik Sense app before you download the app. When you download the app, reduce the app by selecting the bookmark that you created.

For example, if you have a Movie Analysis app, select data from the 1950s, and then bookmark that selection. When you download the app, select your bookmark to reduce the app. Only data associated with your 1950s data selection will be available in the downloaded app.

Requirements

  • Qlik Sense Mobile Client Managed February 2018 or later
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise February 2018 or later
  1. Open the online version of the Qlik Sense app that you want to reduce.
  2. Tap a sheet to open the sheet.
  3. Make the selections on the sheet that you want to save as a bookmark.
  4. Click the bookmark button Bookmark in the toolbar.
  5. Click Create new bookmark. The name of the sheet and a summary of the selections are used as the title of the bookmark.
  6. The bookmark is automatically saved. The bookmark will be available when you download the app.

For more information about bookmarking in Qlik Sense, see Bookmarking selections.

Updating downloaded Qlik Sense apps

You can update your downloaded version of a Qlik Sense app with the version that is on the Qlik Sense Enterprise server. Data in your local app is also refreshed with the data from the server. Connect to the Qlik Sense Enterprise server to update an app.

  1. Tap More on the Qlik Sense app to open the app details window.
  2. Tap the Offline tab.
  3. Tap Dimension - Cyclic Update.

Deleting downloaded Qlik Sense apps

  1.  Tap More on the Qlik Sense app. The details window opens.
  2. Tap the Offline tab.
  3. Tap Delete. The downloaded version of the app is deleted.