I have read in the developer guide that I can also search for Sidebar fields but I was wondering what exactly does he mean by Sidebar fields ? I would be greatful if someone gave me some examples.

Thanks in advance


SIDEBAR FIELDS means basically indexed fields. So, if you want to make any field searchable through SIDEBAR fields (its faster), just make it ExternalId in field definition.


  1. In below image, ALL FIELDS returned gene in Email and Title

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  1. But in below image for SIDEBAR Fields, It returned only Email because Email is indexed.

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