Returns the localized value of the input, if one exists in the application. This function only works for text values and not for other types such as DateTime values. The localized value is based on the user associated with the current session.
For a description of the business object categories, see Notes on "Enabled For".
|Business Object Category||Yes/No|
|Business Rules: Before-Save Rules||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Calculation Rules (After Save, with or without Also Recalculate on Load)||Yes|
|Business Rules: Calculation Rules (Before Save or Always, without Also Recalculate On Load)||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Calculation Rules (Before Save or Always, with Recalculate On Load)||Yes|
|Business Rules: Editing Rules||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Initialization Rules||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Read Only Rules||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Required Rules||Yes1|
|Business Rules: Validation Rules||Yes1|
|Quick Actions (except UI Quick Actions)||Yes1|
|UI Quick Actions||No|
|Search/Dashboard without field references||Yes1|
|Search/Dashboard with field references||No|
|1. Except when this field appears on a form or is triggered by such a field.|
|value||Text value to localize.|
•When used with field references, if the field is validated, this function returns the local value. If no localized value exists, this function returns the original value.
•When used with literals, looks for and returns a translation in the frs_def_translations table.
$(((((local("Change: ") + ChangeNumber) + " (") + local(Status)) + ")"))
If the text in English is "Change: 10311 (Logged)" and the current user has French (France) as their locale, this function returns "Modifier: 10311 (consignÃ©s)".