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Ampersand(&) shown as Underline in report shortcut title



When ampersand(&) character without any space is used in report title, is displayed as underline for the next character (that is) showing a link instead of & character. Refer the below screenshot:

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

1. Create a report
2. Enter ampersand(&) in the report title without any space, say (A&B)
3. View the report.

Actual Behavior: AB ( here, B is seen with underline character) instead of showing (&) character.
Expected Behavior: A&B

Root Cause

This is expected behavior of the link control, which was designed to address the access key feature.


Perform the following local-change:

Option-1: Include the space after & symbol.


Option-2. Since pyRecentReportsWidgetRow is available rule, it can be recreated with non-auto generated section.

Published June 29, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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