Change the None display value

You can change the default display label of the None option for a choice field.

Before you begin

Role required: personalize_choices

Procedure

  1. Navigate to a form on which the field appears.
  2. Right-click the field label and select Show Choice List.
  3. Click New.
  4. Complete the form.
    Table 1. Choice form fields
    Field Value
    Table Select the table.
    Element Leave the name of the field that is automatically populated.
    Language Enter ISO language code for the label.
    Sequence Leave empty. This field determines the order.
    Inactive Leave cleared.
    Label

    Enter the label to appear in the choice list.

    You can use JavaScript, including calls to script includes, to define the label. For example, the JavaScript label in the following example changes the -- None -- value of the Time zone choice list in a user record to use the time zone value of the instance.

    New record creation
    Value Enter NULL_OVERRIDE.
    Note: You must enter NULL_OVERRIDE as the value, or the new label appears in addition to the -- None -- option.
    Dependent value Leave blank.
    Hint Leave blank.
  5. Click Submit.