The data model viewer provides you with an overview of the data structure of an app. You can view detailed metadata about the tables and fields. You can also create dimensions and measures from the data fields.
A: The toolbar
The toolbar contains the navigation menu, the global menu and other useful commands.
Global menu with navigation options, and actions that you can perform in your app.
For more information about tabbed browsing and the global menu, see Navigating using tabs.
|Show or hide app information, where you can choose to edit app information or open app options and style your app.|
Prepare your data. You can select Data manager, Data model viewer, or Data load editor.
The options are not available in a published app, unless you are the owner of the app. In that case, you can only open the Data model viewer.
Analyze your data. You can select Sheet or Insights.
Tell a story with your data. You can select Storytelling.
|Collapse all tables to show the table name only.|
|Reduce the size of all tables to show the table name and all fields with associations to other tables.|
|Expand all tables to show all fields.|
|Internal table view - the Qlik Sense data model including synthetic fields.|
|Source table view - the data model of the source data tables.|
|Layout menu with the options Grid layout, Auto layout and Restore layout.|
|Open and close the preview pane.|
An overview of all tables and fields in the app, and of the associations between them.
You can lock the table layout (positions and sizes), by clicking . To unlock the table layout, click .
For more information, see Reviewing the data model.
C: Preview pane
The preview pane with details about the tables and fields.
For more information, see Preview of tables and fields in the data model viewer.