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1938133 - Error Message "Error in moving down the Section Element" While Moving a Field in Easy Form Editor


You have created a Extension Field in a particular screen and extened it to a Form Template. Now, when you try to move that Extension Field using Easy Form Editor either up or down, system throws beloe error message:

Error in moving down the Section Element

Error in moving up the Section Element


Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Application and User Management work center.
  2. Select Business Flexibility view and sub view Form Template Maintenance.
  3. Select and highlight the Form Template, select Open button and choose Easy Form Editor.
  4. Go to the Sections table and expand hierarchy.
  5. Highlight the respective field and change display to Show Always.
  6. Highlight the row of the respective field again and use the down arrow or up arrow to move the field.


It is not possible to change/move a Extension Field in the Table of Form Template using Easy Form Editor. You can move only the pre-delivered fields in the Easy Form Editor.


This is expected system behavior.

You can use Adobe Life Cycle Designer to move the extension field as required.


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