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Filtering on columns in App. Overlay Screens is unusable



When editing the available rules for an application overlay, if user sets a filter on the report definition it gets reset when a row is selected.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Edit the rules in an Application Overlay.
  2. Define a filter on the report.
  3. Select a rule (check the box).

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Note: This behavior is fixed in the latest Pega Marketing release.

Perform the following local-change:

Locate the section rule pyListRuleRecords as shown below and save a copy of this to the ruleset so that user can update it.
  1. Open the properties for the checkbox in the repeat grid and remove the “Refresh- This Section” action.This is the cause of the problem as refreshing the screen causes the grid to be regenerated.
  2. Open the properties for the Dynamic Layout that contains the “Include for revision management” button and add a refresh condition that using the expression:
.pyRuleInstances.pySelected Changes

Published August 23, 2017 - Updated December 2, 2021

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