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How to reduce a large internal view state / what is in the internal view state?

I'm building an account search page that lets users select accounts and then pass them to other pages to perform various actions on them. Unfortunately users are reporting hitting the view state ...
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Now that Lightning is here, what's the future of Visualforce? (in short - Visualforce vs Lightning)

As a developer, just curious to know what's the future of Visualforce (pages, components, email templates, etc..) ?? I believe for sure there will be backward compatibility so that the existing ones ...
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How to use a Visualforce page as a Component Lightning Community page?

As described here https://developer.salesforce.com/trailhead/lex_dev_visualforce/lex_dev_visualforce_intro Visualforce pages can be added as Components in the Lightning App Builder: I have a slightly ...
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Are dependent picklists supported in Lightning Components?

It's possible to define dependent picklist in the setup and the are supported out-of-the-box in Visualforce. Are they also supported in Lightning natively? Is it on the roadmap to support them soon? ...
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How to use a strong URL-aware navigation/routing pattern in Lightning?

I've asked a similar question already for Lightning Communities. This question is about the same requirements, but in general. There are many different containers (or environments) for lightning ...
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How to populate picklist values in Lightning Componets according to the metadata definition?

In Visualforce, we didn't thought much about picklist-values (=options) on simple CRUD UIs - they where simply there using an <apex:inputField ... /> Now in Lightning I found this documentation ...
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How to render the corresponding field-label automatically in Lightning?

In Visualforce we used <apex:inputField value="{!account.name}"/> to get the html-input together with the right label (respecting transaltions, overrides, etc.) Now in Lightnig is see a very ...
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What is the best way to debug Lightning Components (used in the Community Builder)?

I have a lightning component elfTest1 used on a page elf. The page itself is used as internal URL in the community builder wired via the menu. Now in case of a JavaScript error in elfTest1Controller....
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Are custom labels supported in Lightning Components?

For Visualforce we are using custom labels as described here: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/atlas.en-us.pages.meta/pages/pages_variables_global_label.htm The usage is very simple: {!$Label....
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How to implement Lookups in Lightning Components?

Assume you have a Lookup or Master-Detail relationship defined in the metadata and now you need a simple UI. In Visualforce lookup-controls on the UI run out-of-the-box using <apex:inputField ... /...
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In Lightning is there Inline-Editing like we know it from the Aloha-UI or VF pages?

Our clients are using inline-edit quite heavily, it saves a lot of time and feels also way better than pressing "Edit" to get in the full edit mode all the time. Is there a similar functionality ...
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How to make numeric inputs Lightning Components respect corret L10N decimal delimiter?

Assume there is a Field aaaNumber__c on Account defined as Number(12,2) Now I use it like this <aura:component controller="elfL1" implements="forceCommunity:availableForAllPageTypes,force:...
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How to ensure that a non-cached version of external script will be loaded using <ltng:require> in Lightning Components?

As described here http://docs.releasenotes.salesforce.com/en-us/spring15/release-notes/rn_lightning_load_resources.htm you can load external JS or CSS files (stored as static resources) like this &...
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What navigation pattern for Lightning Community created be the new Community Builder could be recommended?

I'm not sure what navigation pattern is best for Lightning Communities. Use case is a quite simple: ListView => DetailView navigation hosted on a community page. Reading through @DougChasmans example ...
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Does <aura:application … extends=“ltng:outApp” /> stop the usability via /c/appName.app?

Following the description here to make an Lightning Component available in Visualforce, I found, that the Lightning App does no longer work as expected as a Standalone App via /c/appName.app The js ...

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