Understanding when something runs is critical when building these systems. Servicenow has a very simple and great image that captures that for business rules. However that doesn’t help with other scripts in the system. Bas @ Logicalis wrote something up about this on snc-blog but I thought I could improve on it. Also messing with things is a way I remember better.[Read More]
Open Source Activity Formatter
The Out of Box activity formatter is… somthing… isn’t it? It has a lot of features, but with those features it has a number of issues and it’s one of the things HI’s never given out.[Read More]
Custom Rest Processor for Catalog (pre-sn_sc api)
A long time ago, before
sn_sc, before Scripted Rest APIs, could only use processors to make these things. My colleuges and I made one to meet the needs of some other team.
I think it’s still better than the out of box
sn_sc, however since Servicenow has their own I haven’t maintained it.
Below are my K19 proposal’s to speak. I’d like to develop these points into posts at some point so I have an embedded survey below the details of these talks[Read More]
Showing Barcodes on forms
A while ago I answered a question about how to show barcodes on forms in servicenow. I’m just reposting it here as well as I think it’s useful.[Read More]
GlideScriptEditorManager (api for apis)
This is a way to get the apis listed in the text editors.[Read More]
angular.do - what is this?
The other day I got a report of slowness when using the “Post” button on incident.
Turns out this little functionality uses some undocumented api to
. In this post I go over what I found out about it and how it’s not measured
Hactoberfest 2018 - atf
DigitalOcean and Github for the last few years have put together an event called “Hactoberfest” where you can sign up and get a shirt after 5 pull requests.
I’ve made a repo to build out tests for all of servicenow’s tool to help everyone get there.[Read More]
Mermaid JS to render workflows
The other day I was looking at my mermaidjs flows and wanted to see how they would render a servicenow workflow.
I created a UI page to do this, you just have to pass it a context
sys_id today but this could be improved.