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Scripting of Field Types

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Scripting Fields



Type Evaluates to in script Example
String The string.
"dog" > "dog"
Decimal A number with up to two decimal points
12.34 > 12.34
Integer A number with zero decimal points 12 > 12
True / False true or false

Image:Check_on.png > true

Image:check_off.png > false

Date A date formatted as yyyy-mm-dd
2008-11-04
Date-time A day and time formatted as yyyy-mm-dd hh:mm:ss 2008-11-04 06:46:20
Duration
A date that is equal to January 1st 1970 00:00:00 + the amount of time of the duration being stored
Note: This date corresponds to the system time zone. If a different user time zone has been specified, the date and time value may appear different for that user.

Image:zero_duration.png

> "1970-01-01 00:00:00"

OR

Image:test_duration2.png

> "1970-01-02 02:03:04"

Choice Returns the contents of the value field for the sys_choice record associated with that choice. See: Choice List for more information on returning the value associated with a particular item in a choice list.

Image:basic_select.png

> "2" (Note that this value is is a string)


Journal Returns a string of all entries made to that journal field. See Journal Fields for scripting of journal type fields
The web server is down > The web server is down
Reference Returns the sys_id of the record that is referenced

Reference.png >

"287ee6fea9fe198100ada7950d0b1b73"

Image Returns the path to the image

Image:imagefiletype.png > images/icons/image_name.gif

URL Returns a string Image:Url_example.png > "http://www.service-now.com"
Glide Lists
Returns a string of comma-separated Sys IDs
Image:glidelist_example.png > 5137153cc611227c000bbd1bd8cd2007,46d14f04a9fe19810142e40c6b071512
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