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Widget Personas


The following typical personas are involved in the Widget concept.

Widget creator

The Widget creator creates and maintains widgets.

Required skills:

  • Html
  • Css (+ optionally Less)
  • Basic concepts of data-binding with AngularJS

Widget consumer

The Widget consumer uses existing widgets within Qlik Sense - in the same way as any other object type.

Required skills:
Nothing special, Widgets can be used as any other object type in Qlik Sense.


An Administrator can manage widget libraries by using the QMC.

Required skills:
Nothing special, widgets are managed in the QMC in exactly the same way as for example visualization extensions.