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Onclick of link work object opens in new window instead of a tab



In Pega Web Mashup, onClick of a Navigation link in the Create Work Object harness, the gadget launches the harness in a new window instead of a new tab.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Configure the portal harness with a tabbed view dynamic container.
  2. Create a Mashup code to launch the portal from an external application.
  3. Launch the external application. Navigate to the gadget screen and click the link to open the Work Object.

Root Cause

A software use or operation error. The Pega Web Mashup gadget was not configured correctly.


Perform the following local-change:

Modify the Web Mashup to call Data-Portal.ShowDesktop to initialize and display the User portal.

Published March 1, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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