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SmartPrompt does not work when calling one activity from another



When you call an activity from another activity, the smart prompt parameters do not return any values in design mode.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create an activity with smart prompt parameters.
  2. Reference this activity in another and try to use the smartprompt.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is a defect in Pegasystems’ code/rules. The issue here is seen only when the Validate-As has set some value.


This issue is scheduled to be addressed in Pega 7.1.8.

Published June 12, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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