A GoldMine user asked: I’ve customized my Lookup Lists, but is there an easy way to keep track of what the codes and initials mean?
a lookup list, a double forward slash (//) will separate your actual
data from comments you want in the lookup list. Nothing to the right of
the slashes will apppear in the data field.
* Pull up the Lookup List you want to add comments to
* Choose the field entry to modify, and click Edit
* After the data in the Enter the F2 Value box, add a space
* Add // and another space, and then a comment about the data.
It might look something like this:
IEM // Internet Email Function
OK to save. In the example above, while the comment ‘Internet Email
Function’ would show when the user brings up the Lookup List, only the
field data ‘IEM’ would go into the actual field on the contact record.