Reverting The ‘Modern Cell Coloring’ Back to Pre-Eureka

Having upgraded to Eureka, we’ve had a lot of comments from customers regarding the new field coloring which ServiceNow has introduced.

If you haven’t seen it, here’s a couple of screenshots below which show the before and after:



On top is the old style, on the bottom is the new style.

Anyway, as I was saying, a number of customers didn’t like the modern styling because they didn’t think it stood out enough and wanted their field styles to jump out to their users.

Of course, the users could manually click on the cog and untick the modern cell coloring option, but that would mean by default it was switched on. Instead, I came up with an extremely simple script to default the styling to full field coloring when the user logged in.

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