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Paragraph does not wrap text.



The user has a paragraph rule with "Wrap text" selected embeded in a section but the UI renders but does nto "wrap" the text.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Embed a long paragraph in a section.
  2. Configure a flow to display the section

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules,

The Dynamic Layout which hosts the Paragraph is configured to render in flexbox mode. IE11 is known to have problems with nested flex elements (Dynamic Layout generates nested flex elements).


Perform the following local-change:

1. Add the following code in the user work form:
.field-item>span {
word-break: break-word;

NOTE: The [.field-item>span] is the tag within which the text area field is displayed and the tag was found using the developer tool of the browser.

Published April 21, 2017 - Updated April 25, 2017

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