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Does a validation rule work with Inline Editing?

Knowledge Article Number 000003474
Description I have a validation rule that's active and working.  When I try to edit one or more records via Inline Editing, the records aren't updated with the new information, so the validation rule is working.  However, it doesn't display the error message.  Why?
Resolution

When performing an inline editing, the validation rule will be displayed via a pop-up window.  Therefore, check your pop up blocker settings to ensure that you receive the error message.

However, remember that every browser has different setting for blocking/enabling pop-ups. So you'll have to experiment with the settings. But once set properly, a pop up will display and list all rows that you attempted to update. The pop up will list the records successful updated. It will also display unsuccessful updates along with the validation rule error.  





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