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Field Placeholder value is set as value of the property



Post upgrade to Pega 7.1.8, the Placeholder value M/d/yyyy in the field is set as the value of the property.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Upgrade to PRPC 6.2 to Pega 7.1.8
  2. Add a Date type control and set the Placeholder as 'Expected Format' in the field
  3. Add a button with a Finish assignment action

Root Cause

A software use or operation error.
The user is using older rules like Action area and ran Internet Explorer in the compatibility mode.


Perform the following local-change:

Remove the compatibility setting from the Internet Explorer and upgrade to the latest Pega rules or APIs.


Published January 9, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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