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Extra spaces trimmed in between words from a column




Extra spaces are truncated in between words from a column property.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Use the Connect Service to obtain data from an external system.
  2. Store the data in the Pega database. The data must contain words with multiple spaces.
  3. Display the data in the grid.

Root Cause

A third-party product issue: Browser behavior.
Multiple spaces are truncated and displayed with a single space.


Perform the following local-change:

Add the following work code to the UserWorkForm:

#dev id{ 
white-space : pre ; 


Use the following code to wrap all the text:

white-space: pre-wrap;

Published September 6, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

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