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

Function

typeof( value )

Returns the type number of a given value.

Parameters

Keyword Type Description

value

Any Type

The value to be inquired for type. For example, typename(typeof(123)) might return "Integer (Number)".

Returns

Integer

Examples

typeof(123) returns 1, which is the numerical representation of the Number (Int) system data type.

typeof(loggedInUser()) = type!User returns true

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
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