04-10-2017 02:15 AM
I was hoping to be able to have another "Edit Date" field - like the one that is automatically calculated whenever a field is updated.
But I want this field to only update when one of my custom created fields is changed, not when any field is changed.
I know I can get this information from Histories, as long as I am tracking it - but it would work much better for my database if I could have this as a field in its own right.
Has anyone made something like this work? or know a way to get it to work? I have considered having a custom trigger when the field changes, and using an external program (Autohotkey) to control act temporarily and have it type today date in a specific field - but that seems like a very long winded - and inadequate work around.
Any help would be appreciated
04-10-2017 06:31 AM
Sorry if this suggestion sounds like the bleeding obvious but have met this request a number of times.
Where it involves something like supplied brochure instead of a yes/no field use a date field. I expect your needs are different but offer this anyway.
Also consider if you can get what you want in a different way from Smart Tasks.
Lastly - Sorry but I do not know of any way other than these 2 suggestions except using the history lookup.