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QlikView Essentials by Chandraish Sinha

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Creating a bar chart

A bar chart is used to compare measures. The objective of this chart is to compare Sales and Freight by ProductLine. This visualization will help them make decisions on freight. If they are spending more on freight for a specific ProductLine, they can focus on reducing it. To create a bar chart, follow these steps:

  1. Right-click anywhere on the empty space on the sheet. Hover over New Sheet Object and select Chart.
  2. On the General tab, Bar Chart is highlighted by default. At the top, check Show Title in Chart and type Sales vs Freight in the edit box. Click on Next.
    Creating a bar chart
  3. On the next screen, select ProductLineDesc from the Available Fields/Groups ...

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