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Cursor moves to start of a line while typing in Textarea



Cursor moves to the beginning of a line while typing in a text area with the combination of post value by the Any key event.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a section.
  2. Add a Textarea control.
  3. Configure any key event to trigger a post value.
  4. Type text in the Textarea field.

Root Cause

In pzpega_ui_doc_domUtils js file, the getCaretPosition and the setCaretPosition methods have a code to determine the HTML element type. In this condition, the text area element was missing.


Apply HFix-53972.

Published August 19, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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