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Accessibility_The focus/cursor should go to the next element



For Accessibility enabled operators - After clicking the Add button which opens the Modal Dialog, the focus goes on first field on the screen which is a drop down. After selecting a value on the drop down a new section is populated but the focus does not go to the first element of the next screen.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create case
  2. Click Add. Opens Modal Dialog screen with one field as drop down.
  3. Select value in drop down which populates new section
  4. Verify first element

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules

For the accessibility, the focus is going out of modal window when a drop down value is selected from the modal window.


Perform the following local-change:

Add an action "set focus" to the event 'change' for the drop down control as shown below.

Published January 20, 2017 - Updated February 10, 2017

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