GlideElement - setValue(Object value)

Sets the value of a field.

Table 1. Parameters
Name Type Description
value Object The value the field is to be set to.
Table 2. Returns
Type Description
void

Scoped equivalent

To use the setValue() method in a scoped application, use the corresponding scoped method: Scoped GlideElement - setValue(Object value).

// Using GlideElement.setValue (equivalent to GlideRecord.setValue)
gr.short_description.setValue('This is the short description.');
 
// Using GlideRecord.setValue
gr.setValue('short_description', 'This is the short description.');