View customizations and compare with current version

View the customizations that make up an update set and compare the update to the current version.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

The Customer Update [sys_update_xml] table contains one record per customized object.
The customer update record specifies:
  • The update set containing the customized object.
  • The type of action applied to the customized object.
    • INSERT
    • UPDATE
    • DELETE
  • The type of object customized.
  • The target object of the update.
  • The sys_id of the customized object (if it is a change to a particular record).
  • The user who customized the object.
  • The date and time the object was customized.


  1. Navigate to System Update Sets > Local Update Sets.
  2. Click the update set name.
  3. View the Customer Updates related list.

    You can compare any update to the current version. Right-click the update record and select Compare to Current.

    Update set with addition of the 'Incident Table' table