What is considered an empty SharePoint list item when doing if else condition via JavaScript? "", null, or something else?

  • What field type are you checking? Oct 16, 2019 at 18:34
  • @michael-colbs, Hello, string type
    – adams-j
    Oct 16, 2019 at 18:36
  • if (listitem["field"]) only this should work Oct 16, 2019 at 18:41

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I just did an alert to show what the empty list item was showing. It showed null. SO I i changed it to

if (whatever("whatever")==="" || whatever("whatever")=null)...

it now shows what I want to show.

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