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This content has been archived and is no longer being updated. Links may not function; however, this content may be relevant to outdated versions of the product.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

& symbol not displayed in label



& symbol is not displayed in a label, for example: Zone 'R&U main' shows up as Zone 'RU main'.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

1. Create a dropdown control.
2. Add & symbol  in label.
3. In the end user screen '&' symbol is not displayed.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules .


Perform the following local-change:

When entering the label field, enter the desired label by creating a field value which resolves the issue.


Suggest Edit

Published May 4, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

Did you find this content helpful? Yes No

Have a question? Get answers now.

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

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