QlikView App: Set Variable with an Action on a Button

    This example shows how to set a variable using an action on a text box.  That same variable is used to dynamically change the colour of the text box - feeding back that a selection has been made.


    The variables once set can be used as part of expressions (including set analysis) or for determining layout - such as showing or hiding certain objects or tabs.


    The QlikView was originally written as a response to the following QlikCommunity thread:



    I expand on the use of Actions on buttons, text areas and gagues in my blog post on the subject: QlikView Buttons - Where, Why and How

    Steve Dark