Set the maximum display size for journal fields

You can set the maximum display size for journal fields by adding a system property.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

When a journal field exceeds the length set in this property, the instance shows a preview of the journal field instead of the field's entire contents. The preview includes a Show All button to display the rest of the field's contents. A separate property determines the number of characters the preview displays.


  1. Add a system property with the following settings.
    Property Value
    Name glide.max_journal_list_size
    Description Size in megabytes when a journal field should display a preview rather than the field's entire contents.
    Type Integer
    Value 10
  2. Click Submit.