0

I am assigning current date time on formula field once the correction counter value is 0.6 but the date is updating again with latest time . I want that if correction counter value is updated to 0.6 at 4/12/2019 at 12:00 pm than the formula field should contain the date time as 4/12/2019 at 12:00 pm . But in my org it is updating continuously with current time.

Below is the formula -

IF( Correction_Counters__c = 0.6, NOW(), blank_date__c ) 
1

That's how formula fields work. They are calculated on the fly every time they are queried from the database. Instead, create a custom field to store the value, then use a Workflow Rule or Process to calculate the value once when the record is created.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.