Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Suitelet > Client Script > Deploying Client Script on Suitelet

1.        Create and Deploy a client script with the following code ( Customization > Scripting > Scripts > New > Client):

ID: customscript_client

function pageInit()


        nlapiSetFieldValue('custpage_testfield','Hello World');



2.        Place function 'pageInit'  Name in PageInit function field of the Client Script Record.



3.        Create the Suitelet Form below. This Suitelet Form will set the Client Script that will set the field to "Hello World" on pageInit.

ID: customscript_FormSuitelet

function formSuitelet(request, response) {


        if (request.getMethod() == 'GET') {


                var form = nlapiCreateForm('Test Form');


                form.addField('custpage_testfield', 'text', 'Name');








Code Breakdown

The code line that adds the client script to the Suitelet Form is:




    script {string | int} [required]: Requires the scriptId or internal ID of the global client script used to enable Client SuiteScript on this form.

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  1. where to deploy client script?

    1. Go to Customization > Scripting > Scripts > New

  2. Hi! I'm doing something similar to this. Instead of a form, I have a list to show the results of a search.
    But my doubt it's about where to deploy the Client Script. I mean what does it apply to?