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2551751 - How to Enable MDF Picklist Audit


How to audit changes on MDF Picklists?

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In order to audit a picklist the "MDF Version History" feature should be enabled as per the following steps:

  1. Navigate to Admin Center
  2. Look for "Configure Object Definitions" in the search box
  3. In the "search" box set "Object Definition"
  4. Then choose the object you are looking for, on picklist case it is both Picklist and Picklist-Value;
  5. Finally set "MDF Version History" to "Complete History" as shown on the next image;

pick list 1.jpg


  • If "MDF Version History" is not enabled it will not be possible to perform an audit.
  • This feature will only perform the data retention onwards that is, from the moment it is enabled.


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