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Unable to add more rows in the Repeating Row layout



Unable to add rows more than 51 in a Repeating Layout. The screen is shown with an error message.

Error Messages

Stop running script error in a popup box.

Steps to Reproduce

Not Applicable.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is a defect in Pegasystems’ code/rules.

1.    The user has a section with more than 51 fields in Row Repeat Grid Layout with two more layouts containing other fields.

2.     Add icon for the Row Repeat Layout is defined as follows in the Auto-Generated HTML:
<button type='button' id='RLAdd' onkeypress="event.cancelBubble=true;" onclick="javascript:setUserStart('AppendToList');AppendToList('.TestPageList', 'PegaSample-CustomerRequest','', '<%= tools.getPrimaryPage().getName() %>', 'AppendToPageList', event, 'false')" class='iconInsert' alt='Add a row' title='Add a row' isIcon='true' onmouseover="this.className='iconInsert_on'" onmouseout="this.className='iconInsert'"></button>

3.    Adding more number of rows in the Row Repeat layout causes entire section to refresh.

4.    On every refresh a new unique ID is generated. The inline script tags are increased.

6.    User could not able to add more than 51 fields in the row and getting the 64KB exception.


This issue is resolved by hotfix item HFIX-10166

Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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