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Integer ('Number format') inconsistent validation across locales



Validations are not triggered as per the locale.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Set the locale in the operatorID to en_GB.
  2. Create a section with an Integer control.
  3. Modify the properties of that section to use the Numeric editable format type.
  4. Enter a value with either '.' or ',' character. In both the cases, client side validation error occurs.
  5. Modify the locale in the operatorID to nl_NL.
  6. Enter a number with either a '.' or ',' character. Client side validation errors do not display.

Root Cause

A software use or operation error.
Number was used as editable format.


Perform the following local-change, 

Use Text as editable format such that a validation occurs when '.' or ',' is entered as per the locale.


Published February 28, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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