Create a choice list for another field type You can create a choice list for a field with another type (for example, an Integer field). Before you beginRole required: personalize_dictionary About this task You can use this configuration to standardize data entry and limit available options for a field while still maintaining the original field type. Procedure Navigate to System Definition > Dictionary. Open the dictionary entry for the field. Change the Choice value to Dropdown with --- None --- or Dropdown without --- None --- (must specify a default value). Right-click the form header and select Save. Click Create Choice List. The Choices related list appears on the dictionary entry form. If records on the table contains data for the field, a choice list value for each unique field value is created. For example, if three records exist on the table and each record has a unique value in the field, then three choices are created. If no data exists in the field, a choice list value of -- New choice -- is created.