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Read-only UI controls display as editable on section refresh



Read-only UI controls display as editable on section refresh.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Update from Pega 7.2.2 to Pega 7.3.1
  2. Create a sample application on Pega 7.3.1
  3. Save pyCaseInformation section in the application ruleset
  4. Add Text Input control for a property
  5. Add Button with 'Refresh - Other section' action
  6. Open user portal of the sample application
  7. Create a new Task
  8. Navigate to the review screen and click the configured button

Root Cause

The read-only setting is not re-applied on refreshing the section.


Perform the following local-change:

Add the read-only content to an embedded section instead of adding it directly in the top level section.

Published March 29, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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