How to get a SalesLogix picklist's value using client side code in the SalesLogix web client.
I recently had to build a datagrid displaying ticket information, including the current Status value. Under tickets, the Statuscode field contains the itemid from the picklist table rather than the actual text value as is stored for the Account, Contact or Opportunity areas. If you've only dealt with picklists in those other areas, it could cause some confusion when trying to determine just how to display the Ticket status text value in a d...
Back in January, I posted about the SalesLogix picklist data structure, and outlined how to use the data found in the picklist table to populate other controls such as comboboxes and listboxes. You can find that article here.) If you are performing customizations to version 7.2 or later of SalesLogx, this processes can be greatly simplified by using Application.Picklist instead of directly querying the database.