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Support for Entry Validation Reordering

The order of entry validation determines how entries are evaluated, however entries cannot be moved up or down the list in the UI. In order to create successfully create entry validation criteria, the ability to either insert entries at any place in list or move entries within the list is required.

  • Guest
  • Aug 3 2018
  • Not under consideration
What is your industry? Computer Services
How will this idea be used?

This idea will be used to add new entry to existing entry validation and have all of the entries evaluated properly. Without this idea new entries that should precede any OR conditions will require existing entries be deleted then recreated after the new entry has been added.

  • Admin
    Greg Russell commented
    13 Nov, 2020 04:56pm

    There is a manual work around where you copy in the conditions. While there is definite merit in adding this, we do not believe that we will be able to address this enhancement request within the medium term.

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