Vizlib Advanced Text Object for Qlik Sense

An extension identical to the classic QlikView text object which also supports advanced functionalities like HTML code, Tooltips, and copying content to clipboard on right-click.

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Qlik Sense Server

  1. Download the .zip file from the link provided your eMail.
  2. Visit the QMC on of your Qlik Sense Server.
  3. Import the .zip file in your extension tab.
  4. Open Qlik Sense and add the 'Vizlib Advanced Text Object' extension to a sheet.

Qlik Sense Desktop

  1. Download the .zip file from the link provided your eMail.
  2. Extract the .zip file to your default extension folder (documents/qlik/sense/extensions) in Qlik Sense.
  3. Open Qlik Sense and add the 'Vizlib Advanced Text Object' extension to a sheet.


  1. Includes all QlikView Text Object functionality.
  2. Style your text in any way and size you wish.
  3. Full list of searchable Font Awesome Icons.
  4. Configurable tooltip prompted on click or on hover.
  5. Support for copying content to clipboard on right-click.
  6. Upload background pictures and scale them or fit them to size.
  7. Full support of HTML (even styling elements).
    Multiple Action Support.
    • Selection in Field
    • Select Excluded
    • Select Possible
    • Select Alternative
    • Forward
    • Back
    • Lock Field
    • Lock All
    • Unlock Field
    • Unlock All
    • Unlock and Clear All
    • Clear All
    • Clear Field
    • Activate Next Sheet
    • Activate Sheet
    • Activate Previous Sheet
    • Apply Bookmark
    • Create Bookmark
    • Open URL
    • Set Variable
    • Reload App

Settings Page:

Text Editor including Font Awesome Icon Library:

Actions including support of multiple actions at a time:

Tooltip suport with several configurable settings including effects and animations:

Copy content to Clipboard on right-click.



  1. Open Qlik Sense and add the 'Vizlib Advanced Text Object' extension to a sheet.
  2. Document chaining to other Qlik Sense Apps by passing selections.


  • Numbers animations do support formatted numbers which use decimals as thousand separators.


v1.4.1 12/06/2018

  • Fixed issue with 'Animate numbers' option, where it was shifting the decimal values in some scenarios
  • Deactivated Animate numbers by default
  • Add support for multiple number formats in the Animate number property.
  • Scrollbar was not working when smart editor was disabled
  • Horizontal alignment was not working when smart editor was disabled
  • Hide vertical align property when smart editor

v1.4 25/02/2018

  • Fixed minor issues on the smart editor
  • Ability to set the sheetid in the expression box within the Navigate Sheet Action
  • Add back General Options to VATO, deactivated by default.

v1.3.3 05/01/2018

  • Fixed a bug where setting a background image was not working.

v1.3.2 18/10/2017

  • Fix introduced for WebSocket communication error when extension is embedded in mashups sitting outside of Qlik Sense hostname.

v1.3 30/05/2017

  • New Feature: Smart Editor - user friendly way to generate HTML code for your Text Content
  • New Feature: Animate Numbers. Animate your KPI numbers when they're being updated.
  • Updated Color Components in the Property Panel
  • Slightly rearranged property panel to be more user-friendly
  • Background URL Image is now a dynamic expression

v1.2.1 03/01/2017

  • Completely re-worked original Text Object extension to make it more user-friendly
  • Added Font Awesome Icon Pick list
  • Support for multiple actions
  • Added Conditional Show/Hide capability
  • New Tooltip feature
  • Copy to Clipboard on right-click
  • Bug fixes.

v1.1 24/07/2016

  • Added optional expression support for the Text component (was not working in QS 3.0).
  • Embedding a website is now possible in the Background settings.
  • New Action Feature: Turn your text box into a button with multiple actions from selecting fields, navigating sheets, applying bookmarks or setting variables.
  • Font color & Background color settings have been enriched with a color picker.

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