Exporting a sheet

In Qlik Sense you can export an entire sheet as a PDF file.

Note: You cannot export a sheet to a PDF file from a published app in your personal cloud (Qlik Sense Cloud Basic). Unpublish the app to export.

Exporting sheets on desktop devices

Do the following:

  1. Open the sheet you want to export.
  2. Click Menu and select Export sheet to PDF.

    The PDF settings dialog appears.

  3. Select the Paper size by scrolling the related drop down menu and clicking on the selected one.
  4. Click + or - on sides of Resolution (dots per inch) to increase or decrease the resolution accordingly. You can also type an exact value. The minimum value is 72 dpi, the maximum is 300 dpi.
  5. Choose the Orientation by selecting Portrait or Landscape.
  6. In the Aspect ratio options you can select:
    • Keep current size to insert the visualization into the PDF without changing its size. If the resulting PDF is smaller than the visualization it will be cropped.
    • Fit to page, without keeping aspect ratio will change height and width of the visualization to fill the entire page. Aspect ratio will change accordingly.
  7. Click Export to start the creation of the image.

Exporting sheets on touch devices

You can also export an entire sheet as a PDFfile from your mobile device.

Do the following:

  1. Open the sheet you want to export.
  2. Click Menu and select Export sheet to PDF.

    The PDF setting dialog appears.

  3. Select the Paper size by scrolling the related drop down menu and clicking on the selected one.
  4. Choose the Orientation by selecting Portrait or Landscape.
  5. Click Export to start the creation of the PDF.
  6. To download the PDF, click on Click here to download your PDF file.

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