.gitignore for Qlik Sense and QlikView projects

This .gitignore is based on experience of using various Windows, Mac and Linux OS – and a few unexpected commits. It is my go-to for Qlik projects, and was built using the GitHub gitignore repo.

Script below, or latest version on GitHub.

## GitIgnore built from own experience and using samples from https://github.com/github/gitignore
## DC - 20190920

## Qlik exclusions
# Ignore all Qlik data files
*.qvd


## Windows exclusions
# Windows thumbnail cache files
Thumbs.db
Thumbs.db:encryptable
ehthumbs.db
ehthumbs_vista.db

# Dump file
*.stackdump

# Folder config file
[Dd]esktop.ini

# Recycle Bin used on file shares
$RECYCLE.BIN/

# Windows Installer files
*.cab
*.msi
*.msix
*.msm
*.msp

# Windows shortcuts
*.lnk

## Dropbox exclusions
# Dropbox settings and caches
.dropbox
.dropbox.attr
.dropbox.cache

## MacOS exclusions
# General
.DS_Store
.AppleDouble
.LSOverride

# Icon must end with two \r
Icon


# Thumbnails
._*

# Files that might appear in the root of a volume
.DocumentRevisions-V100
.fseventsd
.Spotlight-V100
.TemporaryItems
.Trashes
.VolumeIcon.icns
.com.apple.timemachine.donotpresent

# Directories potentially created on remote AFP share
.AppleDB
.AppleDesktop
Network Trash Folder
Temporary Items
.apdisk

# Finally I want to exclude any packages I might make
*.zip