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Unable to expand/collapse pxTextArea in read only repeat grid



Current autogenerated pxTextArea control does not allow contecnt to expand/collapse if placed into a read only grid while the edit mode set to Auto. It will only allow for this, when it is editable.

The older deprecated TextAreaWithExpand control will allow you to expand/collapse in the same context.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Place a TextArea control in a read only grid.
  2. Have the edit mode of the control set to auto.

Root Cause

This issue was determined to be a product enhancement request.


An enhancement request, FDBK-18606, has been created for consideration by Pega Product Management.

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Published March 18, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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