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Issues with Text Wrap and Heading Alignment in report browser



When user uses Pega's default report browser and opens a report with long text areas, they are being truncated in the portal.

​User can manually adjust the cell width in the portal and the text will then wrap but the Column headings are no longer over the columns.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

1. Create a report definition with text fields that have long text messages.
2. Set the report to show in the browser.
3. Open the report in the report browser.

Note: User observed that the larger text field is truncated. Manually adjusting the column width and the text wraps but the column heading gets misaligned.

Root Cause

CSS property 'white-space:nowrap' is getting added in the UI.


Apply the below local-change in the UserWorkForm:

word-break: break-word;
white-space: normal !important;

Published September 23, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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