Large String Attributes not editable in Microsoft? Internet Explorer 11

Document ID : KB000056720
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

When using Microsoft® Internet Explorer 11, a user is not able to enter text into a large string data type attribute.

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Installed PPM 14.1 from scratch 
  2. Add Custom attribute with data type: Large String to Project object 
  3. Add the newly created Attribute to Edit View-Section of the General section of the Project object 
  4. Create a new Project 
  5. Try to enter Text into new Attribute
 
Expected Result: User should be able to enter text in the attribute
Actual Result: User cannot Enter Text in the newly created attribute 
 

Solution:

WORKAROUND:

Force the compatibility mode to IE8 standards. Within an organization this can be managed centrally for specific sites/applications through the instructions provided in TEC1585418  

 

STATUS/RESOLUTION:

CLRT-77181
Resolved in CA PPM 14.2 Generic Patch. Reference TEC1398937