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todocument() Function


todocument( value )

Converts a value to Document.


Keyword Type Description


Any Type

Value to convert.



Usage considerations

Using the value parameter

The value parameter accepts Text, Integer, Decimal, and Array types.

Using todocument() with arrays

When operating on arrays, it is not necessary to use apply with todocument. If multiple parameters are passed, or one parameter is an Array, todocument will return a Document Array.


todocument(37) returns [Document:37]

todocument(37,38) and todocument({37,38}) both return {[Document:37],[Document:38]}

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Compatible
Offline Mobile Compatible
Sync-Time Custom Record Fields Incompatible
Real-Time Custom Record Fields Incompatible

Custom record fields that evaluate in real time must be configured using one or more Custom Field functions.

Process Reports Compatible
Process Events Compatible

todocument() Function