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Unable to save a section for mandatory fields in a screen flow



Unable to save a screen or a section for mandatory fields in a screen flow (TabbedScreenFlow7). Client Side validation is triggered on the mandatory fields. However, the same works in the Perform Harness.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a screen flow and include a section with mandatory fields.
  2. Click Save. The mandatory fields validation is triggered. This does not occur for a Perform Harness.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Perform the following local-change:
  1. Disable the client side validation before performing a Save.
  2. Enable the validation, after performing the Save.
Alternatively, update to Pega 8.3.


Published April 11, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

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