QlikView November 2017 (12.20)
The terminology used in the description is:
- Session cookie is a cookie that is not stored by the browser and only available until the browser is closed.
- Persistent cookie is a cookie that is stored in the browser and valid for a period of time determined by the application
The access point has two uses for cookies, maintaining a session with a user and personalization of preferences.
The maintaining of user session of the access point is achieved using a session cookie.
! When a user actively logs out, or is logged out due to a timeout, the session ID is invalidated by the server.
! Since the cookie carrying the session ID is configured to be a browser session cookie, it will be deleted if the browser is closed.
The configuration settings are stored as persistent cookies i.e. they have a life span where they will be available to the application through the browser. The current lifespan of the cookies are 1 year.
QlikView Ajax Client
The cookie used to maintain a session for the logged on user is unique to the user and a session cookie. For iconfiguration information around stored user credentials, please refer to QlikView Persistent AccessPoint Cookie stores user credential information
The cookie used to differentiate anonymous users is unique to the machine and valid for 1 year.
|AccessPointSession||Maintaining user session|
|CurrentSearch||Maintain current search during session|
Cross site request forgery protection
|SortBy||Maintain UI state. Column to sort by||1 year|
|View||Maintain UI state. View as list or grid||1 year|
|SelectedCategory||Maintain UI state. Category dropdown||1 year|
|SelectedAttribute||Maintain UI state. Attribute dropdown||1 year|
|SelectedAttributeValue||Maintain UI state Attribute value dropdown||1 year|
|Page||Maintain UI state. Current selected page nr||1 year|
|Pagesize||Maintain UI state. Nr of items displayed per page||1 year|
|Login||Maintain UI state. Sign In/out link||1 year|
|WelcomeName||User preference. Name used in welcome message||1 year|
|PreferedClient||User preference. Prefered client||1 year|
|lang||User preference. UI language||5 years|
|HideClientMessage||Hide/show message to select small device or full browser version||1 year|