E-PIA: Link Name Display Issues in the Browser Tab (Title Tag) When Special Characters Like '&' Are Used in Content Reference or Folder Labels (Doc ID 2015435.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Link name having special character e.g. '&' in the label is not being rendered correctly in the browser tab and it is showing up like : "&amp"

Other examples of special characters with the same behavior:

& amp; ampersand
& lt; less than
& gt; greater than
& quot; quote
& nbsp; nobreak space


REPLICATION STEPS
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1. Log in to PIA.
2. Go to Structure and Content.
3. Select a page.
4. Add a special character to the Label.
5. Open the page.
6. Check the browser tab title in the browser

Cause

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