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Section outside the action area in a harness is not editable



Why are all fields outside the action area read-only/non-editable?

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Steps to Reproduce

1. Create a section with editable fields.
2. Drop this section on a Perform harness outside the
action area section.
3. Check these fields at runtime, they appear read only.

Root Cause

Only fields within the Action area are editable by design in PRPC 6.1 SP2.


Only fields within the Action area are editable by design in PRPC 6.1 SP2.  In later releases of PRPC, an "Edit Option" feature on layouts is available that allow you to override the editability of a field irrespective of the editability of the container that it is in.

Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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