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Unable to view full content in TextArea control in ReviewSurvey



Unable to view the complete content and the UI displays incorrectly in the TextArea control in ReviewSurvey. This occurs when ReviewSurvey is in read-only mode.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Log in to the application
  2. Create a SimpleQuestion with TextArea as Answer
  3. Refer it in a read-only section
  4. Run the flow

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules. 
The default behavior of the TextArea control when displaying the control in read-only mode in the Survey is configured incorrectly.


Perform the following local-change:

Override the out-of-the-box SimpleQuestionFreeformTA section by adding a custom When rule (which displays the Questions in read-only mode) in the Presentation tab of TextArea Answer.


Published July 25, 2018 - Updated December 2, 2021

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