SETTIMEOUT

Calls a function after a specified delay.

Description

The SETTIMEOUT function can be used to delay execution of a function for a specified amount of time. It’s nearly identical to the web platform standard setTimeout.

Parameters

function function (required) - The function to execute after the delay

delay Number (required) - The number of milliseconds to delay (e.g. 1000 is 1 second)

Examples

ON('load-record', function(event) {
  var fiveMinutes = 1000 * 60 * 5;

  SETTIMEOUT(function() {
    ALERT("You've been editing this record for 5 minutes.");
  }, fiveMinutes);
});