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display_values_property [2015/03/02 00:27]
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display_values_property [2015/07/07 16:29]
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-====== Sharing Display Values ​for Reference Fields ​======+====== Sharing Display Values ======
  
 <wrap info>​v3.1.8</​wrap>​ <wrap info>​v3.1.8</​wrap>​
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 When set to //true//, display value fields that are prefixed with //dv_// in the field name will be added to the shared record. Display values are resolved display values of referenced records in the current record being shared. More information on display values [[http://​wiki.servicenow.com/?​title=Reference_Fields#​Display_Values|here]]. Furthermore,​ when a [[http://​wiki.servicenow.com/​index.php?​title=Customizing_Choice_Lists|Choice List]] field is encountered,​ the display value for that is is also added as a //dv_// prefixed field. When set to //true//, display value fields that are prefixed with //dv_// in the field name will be added to the shared record. Display values are resolved display values of referenced records in the current record being shared. More information on display values [[http://​wiki.servicenow.com/?​title=Reference_Fields#​Display_Values|here]]. Furthermore,​ when a [[http://​wiki.servicenow.com/​index.php?​title=Customizing_Choice_Lists|Choice List]] field is encountered,​ the display value for that is is also added as a //dv_// prefixed field.
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 +This feature is useful if you are sharing few tables without needing to include referenced records, the display value may contain enough readable information for your report.
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 +Additionally,​ Choice Lists and Glide Lists <wrap info>​v3.2.3</​wrap>​ will also generate display values.
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 +<WRAP round important>​
 +Display values are human readable strings that do not ensure referential integrity when used to join with other tables. ​ To ensure accurate joining between tables, always rely on the actual //sys_id// value in the reference field instead.
 +</​WRAP>​
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