After upgrade to "New York" release date fields rendering labels with date time format


Description

After upgrading to "New York" release, the date fields were rendering with the date-time format as shown in the attached screenshot,

 

Cause

The "New York" release adheres to a lot of accessibility compliance as per the following documentation.

https://docs.servicenow.com/csh?topicname=r_Accessibility508Compliance.html&version=latest

As part of this, following accessibility user preference has been introduced as shown in the attached screenshot,

Due to the reason that user has selected "Show Date & Time format in field label" user preference, the system renders date fields along with date-time format.

Resolution

If you do not want the Date fields to render date-time format along with its label, please de-activate the "Show Date & Time format in field label" user preference as shown in the above screenshot.

Additional Information

"New York" release document