Failed to Import QVF That Contains Background Image
Article Number: 000027774 | Last Modified: 2018/06/12
Qlik Sense server 3.X cannot import a QVF when it contains a background image, experienced version: 3.0.3, 3.0.4, 3.1.3
Error message found in Qlik Sense repository log as per below:
In Service Repository log shows ".../qrs/app/upload Import app 500 Bad Request [LOCERR_HTTP_400]:Bad Request() (HTTP code: 500)..."
In System Engine log trace show "Server: ImportApp_impl caught extended exception 400: Bad Request"
A known issue QLIK-71635
Workaround for current versions before fix,
1. Open qvf in Qlik Sense Desktop
2. Make a random change and save
3. revert change and save again
4. copy the qvf from the qlik sense desktop directory and import into qlik sense server.
Delete the image from the content library before exporting the app, and replace it with an attached image.