Introduction to Qlik NPrinting NewsStand

Qlik NPrinting NewsStand is the web portal for users. In the NewsStand a user can see the reports he/she is authorized to view, download and it is possible to trigger reports refresh. In this case they will be published in the NewsStand.

Qlik NPrinting – Automatic reporting

Opening NewsStand

The NewsStand web portal uses the generic web address, https://YourServerName:4994. In a web browser, replace YourServerName with the name or the IP address of the server where NewsStand is installed. You must use the HTTPS protocol and port number 4994 for the standard installation.

Logging into NewsStand

To log into NewsStand using Qlik NPrinting authentication, you need to be given access by a Qlik NPrinting administrator.

Do the following:

  1. Enter your user name.
  2. Enter your password.
  3. Click Qlik NPrinting login. The Qlik NPrinting NewsStand homepage appears, with list of your reports.

Downloading a report

Do the following:

  1. Click a report title to open the preview window. You can scroll down by clicking the >I arrow.
  2. Click Download to download a report. You can then open the report as you would any other file.

Subscribing to a report

You can create personal subscriptions to the reports that you are allowed to see.

Do the following:

  1. Click Subscriptions in the top menu.
  2. Click Create subscription.
  3. Use the Report drop-down list to select a report.
  4. Use Quality to set the image resolution.
  5. Use Format to choose the output format.
  6. Enter a name, for example, My First Subscription.

Scheduling a subscription

Do the following:

  1. Select Daily as Schedule type.
  2. In the Daily frequency section, select Once.
  3. In the Once at box, set the time.
  4. Set the Start date, and then select a Time zone from the drop-down list.
  5. You can set your subscription to stop based on the following criteria.
  6. Click Create.

Hope this post has been useful to you.