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    Problems using special characters eg. < >

    Asked by kpnpackaging on August 11, 2010 at 12:48 AM

    Hello,

    When using special characters like < (or using code &lt;) in a "Free Text" box or in a label, this character is not displayed or not correctly displayed.

    e.g.

    add new 'Text Box' -> enter text <my text>-> enter

    result: text not displayed, when editing again strange code appears

     

    e.g.

    add new 'Free Text' -> Edit HTML -> enter text <my text> -> Complete

    result: text disapears

     

    e.g.

    add new 'Free Text' -> Edit HTML -> HTML (code mode) -> enter text &lt;my text&gt;-> Update -> Complete

    result: text disapeears

     

    I guess, using <>, the text inside is treat as html code instead of the characters.

     

    Hopefully you can look at this problem showing those <> characters.

     

    Regards,

    Walter Kamer

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    Answered by aytekin on August 11, 2010 at 08:21 AM

    I added this to our bug list. We will look into it. Thanks.