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Tags are getting misplaced when source for paragraph is viewed



The tags are getting misplaced when user view source for paragraph with Pega 7.1.9.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a Paragraph rule.
  2. Go to source code
  3. Paste the below text:

<ul><pega:when name="SampleWhenRule"> </pega:when>

4. Toggle the source code button observe the un-ordered list elements get rendered multiple times.

Root Cause

As identified the root cause, this is due to applying the when rules to HTML block elements.


Type: Local-change

Local-change: User requested not to use When rule for HTML block elements, When rule should be configured to inline block elements (span tag) like below:

Changes made :

<li><pega:when name="SampleWhenRule">&nbsp; </pega:when></li>

Published May 16, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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