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TextArea wrap text option not working inside grid



When using the text area wrap text option, it fails to take effect inside grids.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Configure text area with wrap text option and place into a grid.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules


Perform the following local-change in UserWorkForm:


white-space: normal; 
word-wrap: break-word; 

This will wrap the text if the text has word breaks (text separated by space). To wrap text with no word breaks one can use the following code:

word-break: break-all; 


Published July 25, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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