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Unnecessary Validation OOTB on AnswerIDs across Question Pages



Unnecessary Validation Out-of-the-box (OOTB) on AnswerIDs across Question Pages.

In a question page , if there are two complex questions having the same answer ID, then an error will be thrown.

Note that there are different QuestionIDs added to the same Question Page that happen to contain one or more identical AnswerIDs.

Error Messages

"Question already exists in Question Collection....."

Steps to Reproduce

1. Add a Question to a Question Page.
2. Attempt to add another Question to that Question Page that has an Answer ID that is the same as the previous Question.
3. Observe an error will be thrown.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules


Apply HFix-37659.

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Published November 25, 2017 - Updated December 2, 2021

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