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To change default Pega busy indicator image



How to change Pega default busy indicator image?

Error Messages

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Steps to Reproduce

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Root Cause

pxThrobber rule does not allow any customizations.

By default below is the pxThrobber image: 


  1. Create a binary file with custom image (let it be "CustomPreloader")
    Custom image:

  2. Save-as the UserWorkForm in the available Application ruleset, add the below snippet in HTML Source.
                      pega.ui.busyIndicator.prototype.createIndicatorImage = function() {
                      if(this.oSpan == null)
                      var oSpan = this.oSpan;
                      if (this._message && this._message.length > 0) oSpan.innerHTML = "<img src = 'webwb/CustomPreloader.gif'   alt='loading' />" + " " + this._message ;
                      else oSpan.innerHTML = "<img src = 'webwb/CustomPreloader.gif' alt='loading' />";

      3. Run manager portal. user can find the change of pxThrobber content with new custom image.

Published September 1, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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