E.164 phone number field system properties

Several properties are available to configure E.164 phone number fields.

Note: To open the System Properties [sys_properties] table, enter sys_properties.list in the navigation filter.
Table 1. e.164 phone number field system properties
Property Description
glide.phone_number_e164.strict Determines whether all phone number fields must match the display format for the selected territory.

When the value is true, the phone number input box displays a red line underneath phone numbers that do not match the format for the selected territory. Users cannot save the phone number.

When the value is false, the phone number input box displays a green line underneath phone numbers that do not match the format for the selected territory. Users can save the phone number. The territory selector choice list offers the option to select an Other / Unknown territory format.

  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.
glide.phone_number_e164.allow_national_entry Determines whether users can enter phone numbers in the local format or whether they must enter phone numbers in international format.

When true, users can enter phone numbers in the local format for the selected territory. When false, users must enter phone numbers in the international format for the selected territory.

  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.
glide.phone_number_e164.display_national Determines whether to display E.164 phone numbers in local format.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: false
  • Other possible values:
    • true or form: Displays phone numbers in a local format on forms, but displays an international format on lists.
    • all: Always displays phone numbers in a local format.
    • user: Only displays phone numbers in a local format when the phone number matches the local setting of the current user. The local setting of the current user is determined by the country code and the language associated with a specific user record.
    • false: Does not display phone numbers in local format.
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.
glide.phone_number_e164.display_territory_selector Determines whether to display the territory selector choice list. Hiding the territory selector choice list restricts users to entering only local or national phone numbers.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.
glide.phone_number_e164.display_territory_text Determines when an E.164 phone number field displays a territory label.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: read-only
  • Other possible values:
    • all: always displays the territory label.
    • national: displays the territory label only if the phone number is in local format.
    • read-only: displays the territory label in read-only mode, regardless of whether the number is in local or international format.
    • read-only-national: displays the territory label in read-only mode only if the number is in local format.
    • list: displays the territory label in a list.
    • list-national: displays the territory label in a list if the number is in national format.
    • none: does not display the territory label.
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.
glide.phone_number_e164.display_users_idd Determines whether to display the international direct dialing prefix between the territory selector choice list and the input box on forms.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Add to the System Properties [sys_properties] table.