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The Lightning App Builder is a declarative tool that allows admins to easily build custom pages using drag and drop instead of code. Pages built in the Lightning App Builder can be used both in Salesforce1 and Lightning Experience. The Lightning App Builder is a point-and-click tool that makes it easy to create custom app pages for Salesforce1.

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Lightning Components: Are Container components usable in the Lightning App Builder supported yet? Or roadmap? Or never?

Main question: Are Container components usable in the Lightning App Builder where I can put child components on it via point-and-click possible at all? I'm looking for something like the standard ...
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How to link Lightning Components using events inside a Lightning App Builder page?

I have a set of Lightning Components that I want to allow customers to assemble in different layouts and combinations inside the Lightning App Builder. These components interact: when a user clicks on ...
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How to set attribute in the designer to a string-value which contains expression-tokens like “{!…}”?

I have defined a string attribute like <aura:attribute name="pageParams" type="String" default="" access="global" /> and in the design <design:attribute name="pageParams" label="Custom ...
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Lightning App Builder vs Developer Console New Lightning App ( vs Community Builder )

I was under the assumption that the apps built in both the Lightning app builder and the Developer Console are the same except that one is visual drag & drop and the other one is via hands on ...
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Old “DEV401” vs New “Platform App Builder” exam

I would like to know more about the new "Platform App Builder exam" with respect to old DEV401. Is this newly introduced exam is just a rename of old DEV401 exam with same old "Study Plan" for DEV401?....
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Lightning Components: How to get the new inline-Edit feature redered by force:recordView?

In my Lightning Component Markup, I have <force:recordView recordId="{!v.recordId}" type="FULL"/> Unfortunately it has no pencil-icons (the inline-edit successors) and it looks only like this:...
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Why is force:inputField bound to the lookup Account.ParentId creating error-popups?

Using force:inputField bound to Account.ParentId on a flexipage, I get a sequence of ugly error-popups. However after closing a couple of popus, the component feels usable. I think it is related to ...
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Set a Custom Label for App Builder Lightning Component

Is it possible to set a custom label for the name of a Lightning Component in the App Builder? In the example below, my component is named "DashboardPage" - can I change the label to something else, ...
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Navigating to a lightning app--what's the URL?

How would one navigate between lightning apps using the Salesforce1 javascript functions? I see actions for navigateToURL and navigateToSobject, etc, but not NavigateToLightningApp?
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How to create a lightning component to be a container for other components in App Builder?

Is there a way to create a component as a container for other components as the standard "Tabs" component do ("Add component(s) here") ?
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Unable to use SVG in Lightning Components with LockerService activated

I've activated LockerService in my pre-release org, and I'm running into a problem with svg. As currently svg isn't supported by Lightning, I'm using the custom svg component as described in the SLDS ...
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Pagescroll not working in Pages which are navigated to a lightning component in Salesforce1 app

I am facing an issue with the normal pagescroll in the lightning component in Summer'16. The scroll is not working in pages which are navigated to a lightning component in the Salesforce 1 app. ...
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Can Lightning App Builder apps be used from Visualforce?

Lightning Components can be presented in a Visualforce page as described in the Use Lightning Components in Visualforce Pages documentation via an app that extends ltng:outApp. Given that this ...
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Edit page shows blank page

I developed a lightning web component and added it to the sales application. All was working well until today. When I select "Setup->Edit Page" I get the attached blank screen. I used to see my page ...
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Lightning Components: How to make apex:recordEdit render sections collapsible?

In my Lightning Component, I'm using <force:recordEdit recordId="{!v.recordId}" /> Now this produces an non-collapsible output looking like this: However the Salesforce Standard Lightning ...
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Is it possible to use dynamic label for <design:attribute>

So what I need is to display some checkboxes with dynamic labels for some component attributes in the app builder(when you add a component to a flexipage you can configure some attributes). First I ...
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“Invalid value” in property inside App Builder with custom Lightning web component

I'm building a component where I want my user to select the pricebook he wants from a picklist. By following the guide on how to build those dynamic properties, I ended up with the following Apex ...
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Already Platform App Builder, certified, why do I see a Force.com Developer - Summer '16 Release Exam option?

If I am already a Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder, do I need to take the Salesforce Certified Force.com Developer - Summer '16 Release Exam?
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Error loading Lightning App Builder -

I;m trying to access to the App Builder in salesforce and I'm getting the next error: Anybody know what is the cause or how to make it work?
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What is the ultimate date at which the Platform App Builder Transition exam can be taken?

DEV 401 is a dead end. Who knows how much time we have left for this transition to App Builder exam? It's not in the study guide.
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Can we get mode of lightning component if its open in App Builder?

When we add lightning component to app builder its showing spinner because if there is nothing it keeps loading. We wanted to show some message if its get opened in App builder in "Preview Mode" is ...
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SVG Icon from Aura Bundle doesn't display in App Builder

So that my Lightning component displays nicely in the App Builder I added a .svg file to the bundle and copy & pasted the SVG from the Lightning Design System Icons. <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Adjusting the page-layout in lightning experience

How to remove the add components section in the (as shown in the below image) page layout and extend the related list added to full extent in lightning experience.
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Possible to use multi-line text in the designer for string aura:attribute or even rich-text attributes?

I have components which need complex parametrization like JSON values, richtext or very long text values. My attribute is defined as string like this <aura:attribute name="pageParams" type="...
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Visualforce Pages are not showing up in Lightning App Builder - Record Home Page

In Summer 16 release, we have ability to Create Record Home Pages for any Object. I was looking for that in my dev org and when I went in to create one I found that none of my Visualforce Pages are ...
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Can't figure out how to add a Custom Component or VisualForce Page via Salesforce Lightning's App Builder

I'm experimenting with the new Salesforce Lightning features and I came across a problem which I'm not entirely sure what the solution is or what I am perhaps doing wrong... I'm trying to add a custom ...
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What are some Innovative custom templates for Lightning?

Now that we have the lightning:appHomeTemplate, lightning:recordHomeTemplate, and lightning:homeTemplate interfaces, what are some of the innovative templates that we can create for Lightning ...
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Lightning - Related List

In Lightning is there an analog to apex:relatedlist?? I'd like to build a custom component, visible in App builder, that simply displays a lightning designed related-list for a select related object. ...
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Difference between app home page and custom home page - Lightning

I am following the trailhead Lightning App Builder module. Based on the content i have a doubt in the difference between app home page and custom home page. Please help in explaining the difference.
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Adding custom and icon to a Custom Lightening Component

I have made a custom lightening aura component in salesforce. Currently in the Lightening App Builder its coming as the name of the component file callLogs. Like in the image below, under the header ...
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Displaying Account Closed and Account Open Cases On Case Page Layout

I created a new case layout and I would like to display the related account's related cases. I can currently show all the related account's cases but I would like to split that up into two related ...
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edit column style of page in lightning App builder

I have this App page in Lightning App builder Each section has a custom component, could I modify the width and height of each column (2, 3) from inner components? ex: in section 2 >> there is a ...
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“Cannot destructure property” on LWC

I'm attempting to create a component that gets the current record's Id and queries related records that contain a Geolocation field, so I can populate a map. While developing this, I created a method ...
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How to apply Dashboard to full Screen in Lightning App Builder Page?

I am creating a new lightning App Builder Home Page. on login of user he need to see his Dashboard, now user is seeing his Dashboard. but my problem is Dashboard is Not apply entire screen. Below i ...
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Is there a single page where I can view Lightning Home Assignments?

Is there a single page where I can view Lightning Home Assignments? I am looking for something like how you can see page layout assignment by profile and record type for an object, but I want it for ...
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lightning component button doesnt fire

I created a lightning component button I added them in to the page layout. I tried to do with the Lightning App Builder the button show up when I click nothing happens. The lightning component button ...
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Lightning Record Page: Only for overriding default record page?

I started playing around with Lightning Builder creating App pages that I am able to activate and navigate to from a lightning component. I thought it would be cool to create a "Record Page" ...
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Favicon not working in Firefox if the page is in Lightning App Builder

We have requirement for adding Favicon for Lightning Home page which was built in Lightning App Builder. If the page is in Tab or Preview mode I am able to see favicon, but the samepage is in ...
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Salesforce1 Lightning Page Standard Global Quick Actions

I created a custom Lightning Page for Salesforce1 using the Lightning App Builder. I want to add the standard quick actions in the Action Bar menu like Chatter Post or Chatter Pole actions. But I can ...
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Get Active Custom Tab in LWC

Is there a way to get the current active custom tab in a Lightning Page? This is a custom tab created by the Lightning App Builder and not one that was created using the <lightning-tabset> tag. ...
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Getting an issue record Highlights with Compact Layouts

I am getting an Issue with record Highlights with Compact Layouts when I edit the record detail page in Lightning app Builder It shows Person Account. but When I save the page It only shows Account in ...
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Using a forceChatter:feed component to render activity

In the lightning component that I am making, I want to mimic the behaviour of the chatter feed views, All Updates, Call Logs, Text Posts and Status Changes. (In the screenshot below) Basically I want ...
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GACK on save when using dynamic picklist of collaborationGroup as design attribute in lightning app builder

I've built a simple lightning component that displays the chatter feed and publisher for a single chatter group. The component has an attribute that allows setting CollaborationGroupId in lightning ...
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Inline VF page is showing in record edit mode in Lightning experience

I have added inline visualforce page in account page layout. It is working properly in classic experience. In Lightning experience, I have updated the account record page using app builder. I am ...
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What's the difference between the Salesforce lightning application built on App builder and created by our own

As we know we could use the developer console to create a Salesforce lightning application by our own. On the other hand, we could also use App builder to create a new lightning application. What's ...
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How to disable a design:attribute so that user can only read the default value

This may take away purpose of designer attributes, but still I want to ask , How can a design:attribute be disabled so that user can only read the default value. This is to make user aware that this ...
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Add image on home page in lightning

I have custom home page. I want to add image on home page which is basically a company logo. I have tried following things. 1. Add HTML in rich text: We can add a field called rich text on home page....
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Can you navigate to a record detail App Builder page if the view action has been overridden?

I'm interested in overriding the view action for an object. I'm going to use an LWC inside of an Aura component for the override. The object has multiple record types. I would like to use the Aura ...
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How to Access field from Detail object in Master object?

I have a customer object as master and Document object as Detail which has a Status__c field. Since its a Master-Detail there can be multiple Documents to the custom object. I want to maintain a ...
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Field name does not appear on highlights panel of lightning app builder?

I want to display number of open cases on Contact highlights panel. I used lightning app builder for it. Here I have renamed Contact object as Member. I inserted the field 'Open Cases' in compact ...