Create a Shared Variable

To create a shared variable, do the procedure in this topic.

Figure: Add Variables screen

Add Variables screen

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How to Start

  1. Click Manage.

    Click Manage
  2. In the Manage Center, click App Builder > Shared Variables.

    Click Shared Variables

Procedure

  1. On the Shared Variables screen, click Add Add icon.
  2. On the Add Variables screen, complete these fields as necessary:
    Field Name Definition

    Name

    Function:
    Specifies the reference name of the variable.

    For eForms in mobile devices, enter MobileEFormsBaseURL.

    Accepted Values:
    A text string that can contain spaces.
    Default Value:
    None

    Type

    Function:
    Specifies the data type for the shared variable.
    Accepted Values:
    • String
    • Int32/Decimal
    • DateTime
    • Boolean
    Default Value:
    String

    Value

    Function:
    The value that applies to the global variable when the process runs.
    Accepted Values:
    A number or a text string that can contain spaces.
    Default Value:
    None
    Example:
    Refer to:
  3. Click Add.