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Unable to select attachment category when uploading file



Unable to select the Attachment category which is a mandatory field when uploading a file. On selecting a file and clicking the Attach button, the attachment must not upload with the default file category.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Define the file attachment category in pzAttachFileDDFileList.
  2. File category dropdown make it as mandatory.
  3. Click the Attach from file in the File Attachment widget
  4. Browse a file and click the Attach button immediately. The file is uploaded without selecting a category from dropdown

Root Cause

If a file is not selected, the attachment is uploaded as the default file category.


Perform the following local-change:
  1. Customize the pyAttachContent flow action and the section to hide the Attachment button till the file is uploaded to the server.
  2. Display the attachbutton based on the pzAttachmentsDropped When rule.

Published January 5, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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