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Cannot open Calendar in Pega 7 in Chrome



User has upgraded to Pega7.2.1. The calendar gadget is not displaying on click of DateTime icon in the Chrome browser. This is working as expected in Internet Explorer.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Create a property with a datetime control.

Root Cause

It is the problem with the Chrome browser in touchscreen laptops, if the user uses both touch and mouse. The only chioce that Chrome provides is to disable touch support (chrome://flags/#touch-events).


Perform the following local-change steps:
  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Type chrome://flags/ in the address bar and press Enter.
  3. Click Enable touch events API > Disabled.
  4. Click Relaunch Now.​Chrome Touch Events API setting

Published September 30, 2016 - Updated August 30, 2017

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