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Focus navigating to other section on field label click



When clicking on the label in one section focus is navigating to the other section, which has same property used as drop-down or autocomplete or date field.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a property Prop1,Prop2,Prop3.
  2. Create two sections in Sec1 and Sec2 with property Prop1 configure as drop-down, Prop2 as autocomplete, Prop3 as datetime in both sections.
  3. Use both sections Sec1 & Sec2 in a wrapper section with different page context.
  4. When user will click on the property label in the section 2 the focus is automatically point to the section 1.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.

Currently Id generation for control are not taking pagecontext into consideration, so for each property even if used in different pagecontext, generating same Id.

On label click, first element with same Id is getting focused.


Apply the following hotfixes:
  • HFix-28790
  • HFix-28840
  • HFix-28841

Published August 8, 2016 - Updated August 11, 2016

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