add these from the palette of available objects. A developer can build an Extension with web technologies that work inside a web browser. These include
Requirement of QlikView Extension
In a application specialized or bespoke data visualization is required.
Every developer wants unique look and feel in his document.
A visualization or user interface element is required that is not part of standard QlikView.
For the communication from within the client with external processes or web services is desired.
An integration of external web content / web services should be implemented.
Types of Extension in QlikView
QlikView Object Extensions
These represent as single visualization object within a QlikView document, very similar to the standard objects (like a straight-table, a chart, a text object, etc.) QlikView provides. In comparison to a standard object an extension developer has the freedom to develop how the entire object should look like.
QlikView Document Extensions
allow you to customize an entire QlikView Document, for example by using a Document Extension, suppose you want to change the background color of the sheet.
Installation of QlikView Extension
In the desktop client an Extension is automatically installed by double clicking the .qar file which available in package Extension. The .qar file format is associated with QlikView and will automatically install the Extension to the correct location. To install an Extension on a server , use the AJAX client, it must be set up manually. To use an extension in the desktop client, the document must be set to WebView mode. WebView mode can be enabled from the View menu option.