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Cancel action on overlay making the parent section read only



Background sections are read only when a Cancel action is performed on an overlay.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. In the main section, embed two more sections with editable input fields.
  2. In one of the sections, configure a button to launch a local action in the overlay. At runtime, on click of the Cancel button, the background embedded sections are converted to read only sections.

Root Cause

On click  of Cancel, the parent section is refreshed and read only parameters are sent to the server instead of editable parameters.


Perform the following local-change:

For the Section include, in the Presentation tab, set the Edit options to Editable instead of Auto.

Published January 22, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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