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Opening overlay local action twice back to back causes exception



User has a grid with list of work objects. From this repeat grid he launches a local action via navigation rule. The local action opens in a overlay. While the overlay opens fine the first time, it  throws an exception in the next attempt.

Error Messages

Status fail Message "You may only copy pages defined at the Thread level

Steps to Reproduce

1. Configure a repeat grid with work objects.
2. Configure a pxLink rule to open a Navigation rule.
3. Open local action in an overlay using one of the menu options.

Root Cause

The hyperlink is configured to do Display->Local Action. This is incorrect configuration in the context of pagelist items.


Configure hyperlink to do List->Open Local action
. Note that this option will always open in a modal dialog as designed.

Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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