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Column repeat layout contents overlap in IE 11



In Internet Explorer 11 (only), the text in columns in column repeat layouts overlap. In other browsers like Firefox and Chrome browsers, the issue is not seen.

In non-Internet Explorer browser,

In Internet Explorer browser,

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

1. Set up a column repeating layout with a text input that is read only.
2. In the skin rule, under 'Text Inputs & Formatted Text' component, apply a format that uses 'Heading 1' mixin in the 'Read-OnlyText' section.
3. View this column repeat at runtime on Internet Explorer 11 and Chrome browser.

Root Cause

Internet Explorer11 has issues with nested flex elements (Dynamic Layout generates nested flex elements).


Perform the following local-change:

Switch the layout mode in dynamic layout properties to render in 'inline-block' rather than 'flexbox' mode:

Published July 12, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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