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Incorrect Password control behavior on Android



The user has a section with three input fields of type Password to set a new password. On submitting the entries, a validation on these fields fails, and the cursor on the input fields moves to the left.
The user is unable to correct the placement of the cursor by clicking at a different place in the text input. The position of the cursor only changes if the user holds down a new position for a couple of seconds. 

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

Configure a pxPassword control and run the flow.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Update to Pega Platform 8.2.5 Patch release.


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Published January 14, 2020 - Updated December 2, 2021

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