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issues with Pega DOM



Embedded an applet using a <object id="EApplet" codebaseurl="URL"/>.. in the screen layout header.

This applet id is used to invoke the methods.
While trying to invoke a method in javascript using the applet id EApplet it is unrecognizable from the Case perform harness., the same is working as expected when invoked on click of a button placed in the header.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Add an anchor tag in the screen layout header and try to refer the id of anchor from the case perform harness
  2. It is not able to pick the id.

Root Cause

Id is outside the iframe , so not able to recognise the element.


Get Element by : top.document.getElementById("elementId")
Able to get the element with the above code.
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Published February 3, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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