GlideElement - getJournalEntry(Number mostRecent)

Returns either the most recent journal entry or all journal entries.

Table 1. Parameters
Name Type Description
mostRecent Number If 1, returns the most recent entry. If -1, returns all journal entries.
Table 2. Returns
Type Description

For the most recent entry, returns a string that contains the field label, timestamp, and user display name of the journal entry.

For all journal entries, returns the same information for all journal entries ever entered as a single string with each entry delimited by "\n\n".

Scoped equivalent

To use the getJournalEntry() method in a scoped application, use the corresponding scoped method: Scoped GlideElement - getJournalEntry(Number mostRecent).

//gets all journal entries as a string where each entry is delimited by '\n\n'
var notes = current.work_notes.getJournalEntry(-1); 
//stores each entry into an array of strings
var na = notes.split("\n\n");  
for (var i = 0; i < na.length; i++)