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1919375 - Notes Description of any Activity is Truncating


You are trying to add the Description in the Notes of any activity but the Description is truncating to certain length.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Select Implementation Projects view.
  3. Select an available Project and select Open Activity List button.
  4. Highlight any Activity and select Actions button and choose Add or Edit Notes option.
  5. Maintain Description for some length (more than two lines).
  6. Select Save button.



The field Description can have only a maximum of 256 characters and any characters more than 256 will be truncated.


The system works as designed.

We will enhance the screen with the warning/error message when more than 256 characters are entered.


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