a!userRecordIdentifier() Function
This function may not be compatible with all features of Appian. For details, see the Feature Compatibility section below.

Function

a!userRecordIdentifier( users )

Returns a value of type Record Identifier for each user passed to the function.

See also: Post Event to Feed Smart Service, Post System Event to Feed Smart Service

Parameters

Keyword Type Description

users

User Array

The array of users for whom record identifiers are to be created.

Returns

Record Identifier Array

Usage considerations

This function can be used for both active and deactivated users.

The expression will fail to evaluate and an error will occur if the users field contains invalid users.

Examples

NOTE: To make the following expression valid, replace "john.smith" and "jane.doe" with valid usernames in your environment.

a!userRecordIdentifier(users: {"john.smith", "jane.doe"}) returns an array of two Record Identifier values with the first pointing to John Smith's User record the second pointing to Jane Doe's User record.

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Partially compatible

Can be used with Appian Portals if it is connected using an integration and web API.

Offline Mobile Partially compatible

Can be used with offline mobile if it is loaded at the top of the form.

Custom Record Field Expressions Incompatible
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