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No tooltip localization for read-only check box



When the user hovers mouse over read-only check box tooltip appears as  "True" or "False". That means the value of the checkbox that appears as either "True" or "False" are not literally translated.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

1. Create check box in Section.
2 Set read-only format.
3. Hover mouse over this field in section.

Root Cause

Until Pega 7.2.1 this feature is not implemented in Pega.


From Pega 7.2.1 onwards this feature is available. For Pega 7.1.8 apply the HFix-29650 to resolve this issue. 
After hotfix installation the following configuration from Pega side are required :

pyActionPrompt should be used as Field name for localizing True/False tooltip text. 

Since the hot fix involves RUF changes please perform below steps after installation: 
1)Generate library "Formatter" 
2)Delete extract marker file 
3)Restart the system

Published October 21, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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