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Unable to upgrade the WorkArea control post upgrade



Unable to upgrade the WorkArea control post upgrade to Pega 8.1.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Upgrade from Pega 7.1.6 to Pega 8.1.
  2. Open a section with a WorkArea control. The 'Upgrade Now' button is disabled

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Perform the following local-change: 

Configure the tab Group layout which uses dynamic container by using the pzStudioContainerTabs section.


Published August 19, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

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