The parameter icon is available anywhere parameters can be inserted. A parameter with a corresponding data type is included in the App Parameters dropdown when it is selected as the default value of a field.

Note: Only email app parameters can be used for the TO/FROM fields of notification and acknowledgement emails.

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App parameters can also be manually inserted in this format: [@app:Parameter_Name]. By default, parameters are rendered as string. Appending a formatting option to a parameter name changes its rendering and formatting.

For example, [@app:Parameter_Name@] will be formatted as Time according to the localization setting of the DataPage, provided that the parameter is a valid date/time value. The following are formatting and rendering options for parameters:

SymbolFormatting and Rendering
NoneString
!HTML
#Number
$Currency
%Percent
~Long date
*Short date
@Time
^Yes/No