Limited or unsupported features for the tablet

Some features in the tablet UI are unsupported or limited.

Tablet features with limited support

  • Editing lists: You cannot edit field values in a record from the list view. Access the record form to modify any field values.
  • Dependency Views map, schema map, graphical workflow editor, Gantt chart, and visual dispatch tool: Graphics-based tools can be viewed but not modified from the tablet interface. Data presented by these tools is read-only when accessed through the tablet interface.
  • Calendars: You can access calendar reports but scrolling around the calendar as you would on the desktop interface is not supported.
  • Homepage bookmarks: UI11 bookmarks are not supported in the tablet UI. You can use favorites to mark modules in the application navigator for quick access when using the tablet UI.
  • Video and image attachment upload: Attach videos and images with both iOS 9 and Android. Other file type attachments are not allowed.

Unsupported tablet features

  • Field watcher: Administrators must use the desktop version to access the Field Watcher.
  • JavaScript debugger: Administrators must use the desktop version to access the JavaScript debug window.
  • Language picker: Even if the internationalization plugin is enabled, the language picker does not appear in the tablet UI toolbar. Language selected through the desktop interface applies to the tablet UI.
  • Domain picker: Tablet users cannot select any other domains that administrators configure for domain-specific personalizations. To select a new domain, use the desktop interface.
  • Slushbucket feature: Any lists, fields, or filters that use the slushbucket feature are unsupported on a tablet device. Slushbuckets are only supported in the desktop interface.
  • Suffix in the navigation filter: You can use the .list, .do, or .form shortcuts to access a list of records in a table or a new form from the desktop version only.
  • Support chat: End users cannot request a chat session nor can support technicians respond to chat requests when using the tablet interface. Help desk chat is only supported in the desktop interface.
  • Printer friendly view: This view, which shows the current screen in a pop-up window without frames and the application navigator, is not available from the tablet.
  • Timeline sliders and the Timeline Metrics UI actions: Features that use timelines, such as the workflow timeline and the Gantt chart are not supported from the tablet.