The title of this tip is a bit of a mouthful, but this is something I learned only recently and had to share! If you’re creating a calculated field and need to reference a field within a related entity, you can actually do so with a little syntax magic. Keep reading to learn how!
Head over to your calculated field. Look for a lookup field into the entity you need to access and select it:
Now for the magic: add a period after the field you just selected. A list of fields for that entity will pop up:
When you save your work, you’ll see the related entity in parenthesis: