Scripting of Field Types
| Note: This article applies to Fuji. For more current information, see Script Evaluation of Fields By Data Type at http://docs.servicenow.com
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|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
|Date|| A date formatted as yyyy-mm-dd
|Date-time||A day and time formatted as yyyy-mm-dd hh:mm:ss|| 2008-11-04 06:46:20|
|| 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.
> "1970-01-01 00:00:00"
> "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.||
> "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
|Image|| Returns the path to the image
|URL||Returns a string||> "http://www.service-now.com"|
| Glide Lists
|| Returns a string of comma-separated Sys IDs
|| > 5137153cc611227c000bbd1bd8cd2007,46d14f04a9fe19810142e40c6b071512|