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Date format changes to default in PDF



The date format shown in the system is not retained when the content is exported to a PDF. The date format in the PDF gets reset to a default format. Dates formatted as MM/DD/YYYY are appearing as Mon DD, YYYY in PDFs.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Enter data and create a PDF.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


This is corrected in 7.1.9 and later versions.


Published October 28, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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