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Localization of popup "Message from webpage"



Popup messages are titled with "Message from Webpage". The contents of the message are successfully localized but the "Message from Webpage" title can't be.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1.  Launch the manager portal.
  2. Open the Reports link.
  3. Go to My Work.
  4. Go back to Reports.
  5. Observe a popup window warning about opening an already open object.
  6. Notice that the title on the popup "Message from Webpage" does not localize.


Root Cause

A third-party product issue : It is a third party issue, it deals with Windows.


Here’s the explanation for the reported behavior: 

It is not possible to localize title of the window.confirm dialog box. Pega uses the window.confirm dialog of the browser. 

The popup message comes from the browser and title of that popup is handled by browser itself. There is no way to change it.

Published July 12, 2016 - Updated July 29, 2016

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