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2391588 - POWL does not respect Refresh Type setting


A Personal Object Work List (POWL) is not respecting the Refresh Type setting of a default query defined in transaction POWL_QUERY.

Even though you have set the Refresh Type to Manual Only, the POWL executes the default query when you visit the page.

This can cause:

  • Slow performance.
  • Forced synchronous behavior.
  • A timeout exception to be thrown.
  • The web browser to become completely unresponsive.
  • The page to never load. (It just hangs with an animated progress spinner in the center)

The following screenshot shows which setting is not respected:



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powl, powl_type, powl_query, asyncronous, syncronous, /SCMTMS/POWL_UI_COMP, forceSyncRefresh , KBA , TM-BF-WL , Worklist , Problem

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