Execution context (Client API reference)

The execution context defines the event context in which your code executes. More information: Client API execution context.

The execution context object provides the following methods.

Method Description
getDepth Returns a value that indicates the order in which this handler is executed.
getEventArgs Returns an object with methods to manage this handler.
getEventSource Returns a reference to the object that the event occurred on.
getFormContext Returns a reference to the form or an item on the form depending on where the method was called.
getSharedVariable Retrieves a variable set using the setSharedVariable method.
setSharedVariable Sets the value of a variable to be used by a handler after the current handler completes.

Client API execution context
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