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Confirmation message not displayed on closing edited work item



While closing an edited work item, the Confirmation message 'You are about to close an open work item which has changes that have not been saved' does not display.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a new case.
  2. Fill all the fields and submit the case. Validation fails on one or more fields and displays on the screen.
  3. Close the work object tab.

Root Cause

This behavior is as per Pega product design.
The dirty popup window displays whenever a change is made to any ruleform.


Perform the following local-change:
  1. Add a non-autogenerated section.
  2. Add the below script in the non-autogenerated section:

    <script> pega.u.d.gDirtyOverride=false; </script>

Published February 12, 2020 - Updated October 8, 2020

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