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Spell Check does not work in Pega 7.1.6



For spell check when user clicks word W0rk using zero instead of "O", then error is not displayed.
Issue exists in PRPC 6.2 and Pega 7.1.6 as well.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

Take a section which has local action as spell check and provide wrong spelling with numeric included.

Root Cause

As per Pega 7.1.6, this spell check action is not supported for menu items. This has been addressed in Pega 7.1.7 with new menu implementation.


Perform the following local-change:

Specify the function name in run script as "pega.c.Actions.prototype.runSpellChecker" with parameter as "script:event" as shown below:


Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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