Field values are replaced with empty strings for workflow validation rules

  • Description

    When the Approve workflow action is executed on an item and its field values are not empty, the following message might appear in the Validation Results dialog:

    validation error

    This message appears if the Required workflow validation rule is set on some item fields.

  • Install a hotfix corresponding to your Sitecore Experience Platform version:

    See the readme.txt file inside the archive for installation instructions.

    Note: These packages are specific to Sitecore XP versions. After applying the hotfix, you must not install any Sitecore XP updates until Sitecore includes the changes associated with the hotfix in a public update.

    Before the installation:

    Make sure that you do not have any other hotfixes related to the following assembly:

    • \bin\Sitecore.Kernel.dll

    If you do, contact Sitecore Support to get the hotfix for your environment.

Applies to:

CMS 8.2 Update-7, 9.0 Update-2

CMS 9.1 Initial Release

June 24, 2019
June 25, 2019

Reference number:

221523