Applets With Web Template "APPLET FORM LAYOUT" Cannot have Tabbing Configured (Doc ID 2060103.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 8.2.2.14 [IP2014] to 8.2.2.14.9 [IP2014] [Release V8]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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The following behavior was reported:
  - While using form applet, which doesn't use Grid Layout, predefined Tab sequence doesn't work to move focus from one field to another one and so on. It change focus only on the direct sequence of the items regardless of the predefined sequence.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Form Layout - tab sequence should work as configured in Tools.

STEPS
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1. Identified Applet:
         - Service Request Detail Applet -> Applet Form Grid Layout
2. Changed "Applet Form Grid Layout" to "Applet Form Layout"
3. Copied "SSAppletFormGridLayout.swt" and "CCAppletFormButtons_ss.swt" from "Tools\WEBTEMPL\OUIWEBTEMPL" to "Tools\WEBTEMPL"
4. Right Clicked the Applet and selected "Edit Web Layout"
5. Added randomly controls from the Control's List
6. Compiled and went to Service Request -> drilled down on one -> followed the TAB order
7. Went back to the Web Layout and set HTML Sequence to: 1 3 5 4 2
8. Compiled and went to Service Request -> drilled down on one -> followed the TAB order


Results
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Step #6 - Tab order was as expected, from left to right.
Step #8 - Tab order did not change, it was still from left to right


Changes

 N/A

Cause

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