Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I download the Qlik Extension?
There is no need to download the extension for Qlik. The Qlik extension is installed using the Qlik Management Console (QMC), which is typically owned b...
Fri, Apr 9, 2021 at 2:19 PM
When new features are released, do I need to download the extension again or do these update automatically?
You can choose whether you want automatic or manual updates. If you choose automatic, there is no additional download necessary - the new features of each p...
Tue, Apr 20, 2021 at 2:24 PM
Can narratives be included in Qlik Stories exported to PowerPoint?
Yes! Please see our support guide on NPrinting here.
Thu, Apr 29, 2021 at 2:23 PM
Is there a data size limitation for the extension?
There is no specific limitation for data size, but we do have a 30 second timeout, which will allow more or less data depending on the story type and analys...
Thu, Apr 9, 2020 at 3:44 PM
Can narratives be used in Qlik Sense's Storytelling Feature?
Yes. When creating a 'Story' in a Qlik Sense application, you can add the narratives produced by the Quill for Qlik extension. The following is a ...
Tue, Apr 20, 2021 at 2:24 PM
Does Narratives for Qlik work with QlikSense Cloud?
Yes, Quill for Qlik currently works with QlikSense Cloud if you are using the Quill SaaS extension. In order to get the extension working in QlikSense Cloud...
Mon, Apr 19, 2021 at 2:14 PM
What languages does the extension write in?
Currently, the extension only writes narratives in English. We would love to hear from you and know what languages to prioritize should we choose to develo...
Thu, May 7, 2020 at 9:27 AM
What chart types does the extension support?
Quill for Qlik supports the creation of narratives to accompany line, bar/column, pie charts, tree maps, combo charts, scatter plots, and maps. In addition,...
Tue, Apr 20, 2021 at 2:25 PM
If I change my chart, will the narrative change automatically?
Yes. Once you have connected the narrative extension to a chart on your worksheet, the narrative will update as you make changes to the chart. Examples of c...
Thu, Apr 9, 2020 at 3:56 PM
What is on the product roadmap?
We are constantly updating the product and would love to hear your feedback. Please feel free to contact us anytime to let us know what additional features ...
Fri, Apr 9, 2021 at 1:31 PM