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


touniformstring( value )

Converts a value to Text, preserving the original scalar or array structure. To concatenate the array into one string, see tostring.

See also: tostring()


Keyword Type Description


Any Type

Value to convert.



Usage considerations

Using touniformstring() on arrays

Arrays are preserved.

When operating on arrays, it is not necessary to use apply with touniformstring. If multiple parameters are passed, or one parameter is an Array, then an Array of Text is returned.


touniformstring("John Doe 1060 West Addison Chicago","IL") returns {"John Doe 1060 West Addison Chicago", "IL"}

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Compatible
Offline Mobile Compatible
Custom Record Field Expressions Compatible
Open in Github Built: Fri, Aug 12, 2022 (10:01:45 AM)

On This Page