E-PC: "VISIBLE" VALUE NOT PICKED UP WHEN SET FROM FIELD USE TAB IN APP DESIGNER (Doc ID 2060670.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 01, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

If a field is marked as invisible from the Use tab in App Designer, when adding a MessageBox to see what the visibility of the field is, it comes out as "True".

Steps:
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1) Signon to the App Designer
2) Open USER_GENERAL page
3) Check that DERIVED_SECURITY.WRKPASSWORD has Invisible ticked in Use tab
4) Open Page PeopleCode
5) Add MessageBox(0, "", 0, 0, "DERIVED_SECURTY.WRKPASSWORD.Visible: %1", DERIVED_SECURTY.WRKPASSWORD.Visible);
6) Signon to PIA
7) Navigate to Main Menu -> PeopleTools -> Security -> User Profiles -> User Profile


Expected Behaviour:
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"DERIVED_SECURTY.WRKPASSWORD.Visible: False (0,0)"

Actual Behaviour:
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DERIVED_SECURTY.WRKPASSWORD.Visible: True (0,0)



Cause

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