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refresh does not trigger for embedded property with autocomplete



On configuring a Refresh When condition for a dynamic layout, the refresh condition does not trigger for an embedded property with an autocomplete control.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a section.
  2. Add a dynamic layout to the section.
  3. Add a property with an autocomplete control in the dynamic layout.
  4. Add a Refresh When condition on the dynamic layout for the property.
  5. Manually enter a value in the autocomplete (without selecting the suggested values). The refresh condition does not initiate. However, the condition initiates on manually selecting one of the values in the autocomplete list.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Perform the following local-change:

Use an OnChange event on the autocomplete field to initiate the refresh.


Published July 23, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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