Skip to main content

This content has been archived and is no longer being updated. Links may not function; however, this content may be relevant to outdated versions of the product.

Support Article

Specification of source rule does not display on rule check-in



The linked rule displays on the Specification rule after linking and saving the source rule. The specification of the source rule does not display after the rule check-in though the linked rule still displays on the Specification rule. After checking out and saving the source rule, the linked rule does not display on the Specification rule.

Error Messages


Not Applicable


Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a rule (For example, a flow action)
  2. Navigate to the Specifications tab
  3. Include a Specification rule
  4. Navigate to the Specifications rule
  5. Verify the list of linked rules
  6. Check-in the flow action rule
  7. Navigate to the Specification tab  

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules. A few of the rule forms were upgraded to a layout group after tabs displayed on the rule forms. However, the defer load activity required for loading the Specifications tab was not added during the upgrade.


Apply HFix-49533.


Published May 1, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

Was this useful?

0% found this useful

Have a question? Get answers now.

Visit the Collaboration Center to ask questions, engage in discussions, share ideas, and help others.

Did you find this content helpful?

Want to help us improve this content?

We'd prefer it if you saw us at our best.

Pega Community has detected you are using a browser which may prevent you from experiencing the site as intended. To improve your experience, please update your browser.

Close Deprecation Notice
Contact us