Copying record data to a new record with out saving in ServiceNow

Copying record data to a new record with out saving in ServiceNow

Copying record data to a new record with out saving in ServiceNow

We recently had a requirement to copy data from an existing record to a new record, which traditionally is not super hard, you could use a client script, a business rule, you name it.

However, the issue arose that traditionally when you do this the new record gets inserted. This wasn't going to work for us as we had a flow that kicked off immediately after the record was inserted. This is behavior we did not want, we wanted the data copied to a new record with out it being saved.

To achieve this...