Exposing a Calculated Field that has HTML Code in the Expression in a Form Applet, only Shows the HTML Code as text. The HTML Font or Color Code is not Executed. (Doc ID 1362113.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2015

Applies to:

Siebel Tools - Version 8.2.1 SIA[22220] to 8.2.2 SIA[22320] [Release V8]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for Relevance on 3-Feb-2015

Symptoms


Siebel Version:8.2.1

The configuration to expose a calculated field that includes HTML code in the calculated expression is not working.   The HTML code to change the font and color for the field value is only showing as Text and it is not being executed.


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new calculated field in the Business component.
2. Add the below value in the calculated value
'<font color = "FF0000" size = "3pt">' + [Field Name] + '</font>'
3. Create a control in the form applet and select the calculated field in the field property.
4. Add the control on the web lay out.
5. Compile the applet and Business Component.
6. The color does not change and instead the html tag values appear.

Actual Behavior: The font color does not change.

Expected Behavior: The font color should change.

Cause

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