Set the journal preview size

When a journal field exceeds the size of the glide.max_journal_list_size property, the instance displays a preview rather than the field's entire contents.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

To specify the amount of text to display as a preview, set the following system property. Users can click the Show All button to see the rest of the field's contents.


Add a system property with the following settings. For instructions, see Add a property using sys_properties.list.
Property Value
Name glide.shortened_journal_length
Description Number of characters to display as a preview of journal fields.
Type Integer
Value 512000