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E1: MOBJ: Automatic Numbered List Causes Media Object Text Attachment to be Printed Without Line Breaks and Numbering in Tools 9.2.7.x (Doc ID 2988565.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 21, 2023

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Occurs in both Classic and Enhanced Media Object Viewer


After upgrading Tools Release from to, when user adds a new Text attachment, user enters a "1" and then "." and press the space bar, the text is automatically indented and the text line is automatically formatted as a numbered list.

Pressing enter will automatically insert "2." as the next numbered list text line.

See an example below on the Text attachment entered:

However, when a report (e.g. R43500) which prints the Media Object Text attachment, it prints in a single line without any line breaks and without the numbering.

Steps to Duplicate issue:

  1. First set up R43500_XJDE0002 processing option "3-Report Display" tab, 4. Purchase Order Note Display = 1.

  2. Enter P4310 in Fast Path to run Purchase Order application (P4310).

  3. On Work With Order Headers form, find an existing Order Number and select Row Exit -> Order Attachments.

  4. Perform the following steps to add a new Text attachment in the Media Object Viewer:
    • Action: Type “1”

    • Action: Type “.” (a dot)

    • Action: Press the space bar

      Result of Action: The line will now be indented with automatic numbered list format

    • Action: Type some text

    • Action: Press the enter key

      Result of Action: A new line is added and it will be numbered as “2.”

    • Action: Click Save button to save the Text attachment

  5. Enter BV in fast path to launch Batch Versions application (P98305W)

  6. Submit R43500_XJDE0002 version and select runtime Data Selection in Version Prompting screen. Set up Document (Order No, Invoice, etc.) (F4301) (DOCO) = <Order Number chosen on step 3>

  7. The pdf output shows the Text attachment printed in a single line with no line breaks and no numbering.

 This issue does not occur in Tools Release


Upgraded Tools Release from to


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