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Sorting does not work for repeating grid with expandable section



You, as an application developer, configure a repeating layout referencing a list property. Sorting is enabled in all columns.
When the user opens the layout and clicks a column to sort it, the section is refreshed but it does not sort on the column.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

1. Create a repeating layout with a reference to page list.
2. Include default sorting.
3. Double check with columns for 'Sorting' check mark to be enabled.
4. Navigate to the end user UI and click on a column header.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is a defect in customer application code/rules. 

Property reference in Repeat Grid is having complex structure which is causing this issue. 




Change Repeat Grid reference to direct reference instead of complex reference as below.


Instead of:
User: sortProperty=.AAA.Coverage(1).ApplicationInfo.InputDate

Published June 12, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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