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Excluding media sub-element of a container when creating displays

Is it possible to exclude a sub-element of a container metadata when creating displays?

As a background, I have a container metadata for "Condition Reports" and one of its sub-elements is a media data type where we could upload and view a a complete softcopy of the condition report. As I was creating its display, I noticed that the media sub-element is still being seen in the display, even if I unchecked the 'Can be used in display' setting for it.

So far my display template goes something like this:

<unit><ifdef code="ca_objects.condition_incoming.condition_status"><b>Condition status:</b> ^ca_objects.condition_incoming.condition_status<br/></ifdef><ifdef code="ca_objects.condition_incoming.conservation_priority"><b>Conservation priority:</b> ^ca_objects.condition_incoming.conservation_priority<br/></ifdef></unit>

Is there something I could code so that the media sub-element won't be in the display anymore?

Thank you
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  • Are you making the whole display relativeTo the condition_incoming container?
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