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Missing inline helptext

I've encountered the problem with the inline help text. I've it on my field called Label on a custom object. The problem is that when I'm overriding the New button for that object with the Aura ...
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tooltip / lightning helptext appears in wrong location, misaligned

I have a fairly simple template: <template> <div> Some text here <lightning-helptext content="I am incorrectly aligned"></lightning-helptext> &...
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Customize the CSS of lightning-helptext

I am trying to customize the borders of the standard help text and using in a LWC component like below: I would like the popup to look like a rectangle instead of the curved border.
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Is there any way to change lightning-helptext icon color in LWC?

here in my component I have 4 lightning helptext: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/component-library/bundle/lightning-helptext/example And my task is to change their icon colors to blue/yellow/...
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Customize help text icon color in lwc

I want to have a help text with content but want to change the color of the icon in help text. <lightning-helptext icon-name="utility:info"content="tooltip content here"><...
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Need help adding a title attribute to Standard/Custom Field labels

I was wondering if there is a way to add a description/tooltip on Field labels for Standard/Custom objects from the UI. In HTML this would be done via the 'title' attribute, but was looking for ways ...
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Mouse Hover custom helptext tooltip in a Visualforce page

I want a tool tip next to the Label 'Finance Sources'. If I hover the cursor on the label 'Finance Sources' the tool tip does not appear. However, if I hover the mouse above the label the tool tip ...
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Adding toolTip on mouse hover of info icon in LWC datatable result

I want to add tooltip to a particular column value of data table on mouse hover. I tried with URL type but the the column value should now be clickable. So I decided to add a info icon and tried to ...
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Aura: can I add a help text to an accordion section?

I have the following code: <lightning:accordion aura:id="accordion1" allowMultipleSectionsOpen="true"> <lightning:accordionSection name="Selected" label=&...
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How to adjust the location of lightning-helptext

I want to move the sf logo (tooltip) 2-3 pixels up so I tried to add custom CSS such as margin-bottom or padding-bottom to the element but it doesn't move. Couldn't find anything relevant in the ...
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How to setup help text for radio button with onmousehover

i was new to visualforce development currently I'm trying to setup help text or display some information when users mousehover on the radio button options. But when i try to fetch the value with ...
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Hyperlinks in helptext or tooltips in lightning component [closed]

I want to provide a hyperlinks in my hypertext or tooltips in lightning component. Is this possible or is there any work around for the same? Thanks
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lightning-record-edit-form not displaying help text in community

<lightning-record-edit-form object-api-name="Account"> <lightning-input-field field-name='Name'></lightning-input-field> </lightning-record-edit-form> above peice of ...
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Custom Help Text translation on Standard Field Metadata API

I have a custom help text on a standard field. I am able to translate the custom help text using translation workbench, however I am unable to retrieve the corresponding metadata from either a sandbox ...
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lightning:helptext popup not working

If the lightning component is opened through VF page I am unable to view lightning helptext popup. below is the VF that I am using. <apex:page sidebar="true" showHeader="true"> <apex:...
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Helptext with Fieldset in VF page

How to show Helptext for a field when a VF page is formed dynamically using Fieldset? I have created the VF page. I have put a helptext in field level, but it is not coming automatically. My code ...
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Using lightning:inputField, I want to remove helptext

I'm using lightning:input-field in LWC, but I want only the input field, nothing else. I have hide the label using variant="label-hidden", but I automatically get the help-text near the field. And I ...
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How to display helptext on hover in apex:Column

I would like to display help icon,on hover display helptext in apex column header. Code: <apex:column HeaderValue="Description" width="24%"> <apex:outputField value="{!...
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Help Text on a Configuration Attribute in CPQ Line Editor

I am trying to accomplish what I think would be a simple task. Is it possible to add help text of some sort to a configuration attribute in the line editor of Salesforce CPQ?
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Migrate Standard Help Text translations and Person Account Translations through ANT

I need an automated way to migrate the Help Text translations for standard fields and Person Account Record Type translations from a source org to a series of destination orgs(800+). I am not able to ...
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How do you dynamically hide lightning:helptext popover elements?

The popover element (lightning-primitive-bubble) from a lightning:helptext component stays rendered on the page even after the parent component containing the lightning:helptext is destroyed and even ...
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apex pageblocksection help text broken

I created a simple visualforce which has a form and an input field. I have give a help text to pageblocksection. Below is my VF page code. <apex:page showheader="true" sidebar="true" name="AMP" &...
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How to show line by line content using Lightning Tooltip or helptext

Currently, my lightning helptext tag is as below: <lightning:helptext iconName="utility:info" content="Small = < 3MM, Medium = 3MM - 25MM ...
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Update Custom fields with help text from csv using metadata api

I wish to update the majority of the custom fields in our Salesforce instance with help text, or overwrite existing help text in these custom fields. Due to the number of fields, I wish to do this ...
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Lightning Dashboard

Is it possible in Lightning dashboards to have a little circled I or similar feature that provides more information about what the report is displaying? I know you can have a similar feature on fields ...
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lightning:helptext not working in Lightning Out

I'm having issues rendering the lightning:helptext component with Lightning Out. Here's the code that will reproduce the issue: TestOut.page <apex:page showHeader="false" sidebar="false"> &...
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Help text is not displayed for outputfield

I have a component in which i am using outputfield to display fields. The help text is not displayed. In the same component i have inputfield and the help text is displayed fine. what could be the ...
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How to show help text image next to inputText

I just need next to either label or inputText Screen shot: Markup <apex:page standardController="Account"> <apex:form > <apex:pageBlock > <apex:...
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How to show help text on hover in lightning component?

I have used force:recordView to display the record detail in lightning component.I am not getting help text option over there. Do I need to do some additional work for that.I have confirmed through ...
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Using Hover Help Text in Lightning Component

I want to implement field level Help in Lightning component Lightning component snippet: <img src='utility:help' alt="Image" class="helpOrb" onmouseover='{!$ObjectType.Custom_Contact__c.fields....
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Field Level Help Lightning Visualforce

I have used this code to display help text on fields. The help icon appears but it doesn't popup the help text on hover. Here is my code Text Label ...
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Salesforce Edit page disable icon 'i' (help window) against dependent picklist

As per a fixed Known Issue, I believe help icon is mandatory for dependent pick list. However while I'm working on application I am ending up by pressing additional tab for/with this help window. Is ...
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Help text not displaying in vf page when i use output panel

I'm trying to display helptext of a custom field using below code but it is not displaying because of apex:outputpanel need hepl <page> <apex:form> <apex:pageblock> ...
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pageBlockSectionItem helpText orbs not rendering in Lightning Experience

I have a Visualforce page that uses <apex:pageBlockSectionItem> with the helpText attribute set to some value. The page renders as shown below, with the helpText orbs shown correctly. However, ...
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Help Text for required fields like name or can we apply validation rule for that

Without using customisation, can we give any help text in name field of object?
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Add help text to VF page

Can someone share how I can show the help text icon and text in my page? Here is a snipping of the area I want to add help text to. <apex:pageBlock id="pb_BenUnderReview" title="Benefits Under ...
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Overriding Inline Help-Text/Getting Field Description from Apex

I have a requirement . I need to be able to add descriptions to fields in our managed package which we can reference from Apex code and display on a VisualForce page. Currently, Inline help-text ...
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Help creating Visualforce Page for custom Help links [closed]

Developed externally hosted online help for which we will be using the "Help for this page" links on Salesforce objects. We are considering moving the help to fully within Salesforce and ...
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Visualforce Help Text Background Color

I have a Visualforce page that utilizes a help orb to mimic the standard Salesforce help orb. All works properly, but I would like to change the background color of the pop-up help box. Does anyone ...
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Help text does not appear

I don't know why, but the help text and the helptextimage does not appear. <apex:pageBlockSectionItem helpText="{!$ObjectType.Opportunity.Fields.StageName.inlineHelpText}"> <...
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Get Object Custom Fields base on its Description or Help Text

Is there a way to get the Object Custom Fields using the Field Description or Help Text.. Example: I created a Custom Field and put a Description "Get Field". I can get all the Custom Field using ...
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Display helptext on picklist values on hovering

I have a requirement to display help texts for all picklist values on hovering. It is a custom picklist field with 30 values. I know this can be achievable with visualforce but would like to know the ...
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How do you add help to buttons? [closed]

I want add help text to every button. How do I do it?
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How to add field help text in visualforce page

I want to refer standard help text style in visualforce page, how to realize this?
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Help Text ONLY on a specific picklist value

is it possible to display a help text exclusively on the default PickList value as set on a custom object? Thank you for your help, I.
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How can I avoid this JSENCODE() error when the help text is blank?

I've written a VF page that uses a lot of JavaScript. One particular pattern is giving me some trouble. I'm pulling the help text into a JavaScript object array, like so: var columns = [ { ...
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How to change the object specific help link text

I have added custom help links to my objects to go via VisualForce pages and then redirect to our companies documentation website. This is all working fine. I have been asked to try altering the text ...
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Hide Activate/Deactivate actions or add help text to Product2 list view

As part of the standard salesforce functionality around products, there are action links in product list views to "Activate" or "Deactivate" individual products. I would like to disable this ...
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Limit hover help on field to single page layout; don't show on other page layouts

I was wondering if it's possible to display an help text linked to a field to one page layout only. I need to use a different help text according to the page layout. Would it be possible?
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Custom help page for controller extension?

I've got a custom object and a Visualforce page with a controller extension for that object. I've replaced the object's help page with a Visualforce page so I can show documentation on how the object ...
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