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UI field displays values in Exponential form



UI field displays values in the Exponential form (0E-9). In PostgreSQL, the Precision and Scale set on the column is (18,9). Hence, a value of 0 is stored as 0.000000000, which when fetched to the UI displays as 0E-9. This field contains a Decimal property type and pxNumber as the UI Control in the Pega application.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Log in to the Pega application. Verify the UI fields with the Precision and Scale set on the corresponding column. The values are 0E-9 instead of 0.

Root Cause

A software use or operation error.
The section with fields had their Presentation set to Formatted text.


Perform the following local-change:

Use Number instead of Formatted text on the Presentation tab of the affected fields.

Published April 14, 2020 - Updated October 8, 2020

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