Platform extensibility enhancements wave 2


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Enhanced extensibility capabilities in Platform update 25:

  • Downgrade Chain of Command (CoC) on an InternalUseOnlyAttribute method from an error to a warning (Ref# 289075). For more information about the InternalUseOnlyAttribute, see the Extensibility FAQ.

  • Enable adding 'order by' fields into a query via extension (Ref# 198811).

  • Improve defaulting of style property values on sibling form controls added via extension (Ref# 198824).

  • Allow changing DisplayHeight on EDTs (Ref# 247167).

  • Enable function formHasMethod to work for methods in an ExtentionOf class (Ref# 199220).

  • Adjust the SysSystemDefinedButtons.addButtonsToActionPane method to protected to allow addition of custom buttons via CoC (Ref# 272356).

  • Extracted methods from NumberSequenceDetails.updateFormat, EventContextDrillDown.drillDown, SysEmailTable.showEmailBody to allow targeting of key pieces via CoC (Ref# 270780, 278611, 269568).

  • Add finalFormatMessageText delegate to WorkflowDocumentField.substitutePlaceholderAsUser to allow formatting of workflow emails (Ref# 262556).

  • Change NumberSeqScope.getParameterValue to protected to allow for CoC targeting (Ref# 262866).

  • Add class variable parmTxt to SysPickList to provide extensibility (Ref# 235796).

  • Remove InternalUseOnlyAttribute from WorkflowDocIsQueueEnabledAttribute to allow for CoC targeting (Ref# 264119).

  • Add initializeMessageBuilder method to SysEmailDistributor to provide access to emails prior to sending (Ref# 256434).

For more information about all extensibility capabilities, see the Extensibility home page.