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Represents the metadata associated with a home page component. You can customize the Home tab to include components such as sidebar links, a company logo, a dashboard snapshot, or custom components that you create.

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Make Custom link visible only to specific group of users

I want to show custom link(visualforce page) on Home page available to only to specific group of people.I don't see an option to assign it via permission set.
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Hard code Id problem on home page component in salesforce?

I have created a home page component Image type. I have selected image from document folder, and now it is showing as a hard coded id, How I can avoid this hard code id .
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Cannot create custom themes for salesforce

We are trying to create a custom salesforce theme following these instructions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdNJwzhok_M Navigate to Setup | Personal Setup | App Setup | Customize | User ...
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How can i hide approve/rejection link in approver history using visualforce area in home page component?

I am trying to hide approve/reject links using visualforce area but it is not happening below is the code and i have already included this page in home page component- <apex:page ...
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Salesforce HTML Area Home page component not working

I have below component enabled for a particular profile Users to navigate to a VF page after the users logs in removing their Home Page. It works fine when I log in from System Admin profile and then ...
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Can I get the value of home page component like custom link in visualforce page

I want to add values of Home Page's Standard Components like Custom Links on Custom VisualForce Page. Does anyone knows how can I do that? Does anyone knows where its values get stored? Tried ...
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Show/Hide Custom Button, As per specific picklist value Selected on Opportunity Field

I want to Show/Hide a Button as per specific Selected picklist field value on record details page for Opportunity Object. If the picklist field value is any thing rather than that value , Button ...
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Changing CSS of narrow visualforce homepage component

Since the HTML area component has a bug when using its tool to add URL links, I'm attempting to create a VF page for use on our sidebar. It's quite simple: Just a text message followed by an external ...
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Can I use publisher.selectAction from a Visualforce Home Page Component?

I have a Visualforce Home Page Component and a custom Visualforce quick action. Currently the Home Page Component uses the canvas publisher.js api to publish customActionMessages that the quick ...
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sendRedirect is redirecting only Home page component but not Home page wholely

i was developing a home page component (for searching records) which will take any id of a particular object and redirects to the object if the id matches to any of the record id.But this is working ...
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display counts of leads on homePage

I want to display the count of leads which are not modified since last 90 days On home page,But problem is i have never worked on the home page. I was going through the searches i came to know about ...
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visualforce page component to view dashboards in the homepage of salesforce CRM

I Need to create a visualforce page component to view dashboards in the homepage of salesforce CRM. Update the Visual force page that i am using as component is:- <apex:page showHeader="false" ...
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Add a new link to Leads Home Page Tools Section

I need to add a new link (which goes to a separate VF page) to the Tools section of the Leads Home page via a Managed Package. (i.e When users install the package in their organization, it should add ...
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How To Automatically Remove Empty Home Page Component?

Before the latest updates, we were able to use Javascript Post Messaging from a VisualForce Home Page Component in order to hide it when empty. For example: if({!someCondition}) parent.postMessage('...
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Salesforce HTML Area Home Page Components Going Away

With Summer 15 release coming up quickly, and the HTML markup area going away on home page components, I wanted to pose this question. I have some code markup that makes it so that a button disappears ...
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Home Page Component - Summer 15 issue

I was using HTML component in home page component for advance search functionality in Narrow (Left) Column of Home Layout. My HTML component was <script language="JavaScript" type="text/...
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Custom link on home page

in home page i have a custom link which redirects to outlook mail and for that I have used a javascript like this window.location.href = "mailto:xyz.abc.com". It works properly in chrome and firefox ...
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Visualforce in the sidebar

I have a created a custom home page component and it will be displaying the following VF page. The issue here is after adding the home page component to my home page layout I am unable to see the VF ...
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Displaying Salesforce dashboard on home page using visual force page in Homepage component

I am trying to put 15 dashboards on home page using Home page component and visualforce page. I am successfully able to display dashboard on home page. But on right click "Open in new tab" or "open ...
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Can we bring chatter in left sidebar of home page?

I want to customize my home page and want to display chatter in left sidebar of home page as well as dashboard description on right hand side of Home page, how can I achieve this? update: I don't ...
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Making Home Page collapsed each time user is login

Is it possible to make sidebar collapsed for each time the user logs in? The default state of the sidebar should be collapsed each time the user logs in. This should apply for all the users of the ...
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How to change the theme colour in salesforce homepage?

Is it possible to change the the User Interface of home page header and sidebar according the the client requests? Can anyone help me to achieve this? Here is a screenshot of what I mean:
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End of Sidebar workarounds via Messages & Alerts and Custom Links finally in Winter or Spring '16?

There was an update in a partner alert about the HTML home page components on February 27th. Now two sentences has been added to this paragraph: With the Summer '15 release*, Salesforce will no ...
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Add a Javascript to my Home Page Components

I'm really new with Salesforce but I'm trying to add a Javascript to my Home Page components and I develop the Javascript which inject some values in the address (like Post code according with what ...
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Displaying more than 3 Dashboards on Home Page

We're supposed to display the following items on the Home Page: - My Open Cases - Open Cases for Orders - Open Cases for Service Requests - DashBoard for Open cases by Status So, we have created ...
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Are sidebar Javascript workarounds also possible for partner portals / communities?

this solution not works on portal please help??? End of javascript sidebar workarounds?
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What exactly is being done by Salesforce in Summer 15 update to HTML Area home page components?

I'm trying to understand what and how exactly we gonna get effected with this change. As per this help link - Changes to Home Page Components, it does answer almost all but I'm not entirely clear of ...
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How to replace Home Page HTML Area components with Visualforce components in a Managed Package for subscribers?

As we all know with Summer 15, salesforce will be removing supportf or HTMl Area home page components. So my concern is how can we replace Home Page HTML Area components with Visualforce components ...
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Is it possible to inject javascript without being need to add some visual component?

So, I have a Custom Link pointing to some static resource, this link is flagged as executable javascript. Then, I'm associating this link with custom component.Those are actually steps described here....
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Home page Component

I have a query that can we add Videos In the Home page component ? In my web app i want to to add a video tutorial whenever a user registered in a community he can see a video tutorial in the home ...
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News ticker Like component for home page?

I am trying to create a new home page component that will display a scrolling message on the home page. The use case is to provide end users with tips and hints around general usage. This used to be ...
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Hide Chatter in Home Page after Summer 15 [duplicate]

Salesforce is phasing out the use of arbitrary HTML on Home Page Components. I have used CSS or JS solutions to hide the Chatter Feed from within a HTML Home Page Component. This allows a more ...
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Sidebar visualforce iframe “sometimes” served from force.com instead of saleforce.com?

We're a consulting agency and work with a large number of salesforce customers. We developed a simple visualforce sidebar component that we are trying to load into all of our customers instances to ...
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Home Page Component added to Home Page Layout with Metadata API

We've added a link that uses the Metadata API to add a managed home page component to all of the home page layouts. The code seems to work and when I open up the home page layouts the component is ...
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How to add a component visible on all pages and to send events from another component placed in column

I'm extremely new to Salesforce development and recently have spend hours reading different docs. It's not an excuse, it's just that feel to correct me whenever I use incorrect terminology or make ...
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Is there a way to place a standard homepage component on a visualforce page?

I've been re-doing the homepage for my organization, and one of my requirements is that the standard components of the homepage are displayed on the visualforce page used. My problem is that there's ...
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Need to remove the New Task and New Event Button from only the Home page

I need to remove the New Task and New Event Button from only the Home page. I have found a way of using a Javascript and using Custom links, but the Custom link ends up appearing in the sidebar in ...
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How to avoid red line through https:// OR display external webpage as landing page in customer community

We are building a customer community and I'm having trouble with the home page. Currently I'm using a VisualForce page with an iframe to display a welcome page that our marketing team built in ...
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Not landing in Home page when I login as a User

I am the system admin for the org, when I login as a specific user, after going to his user record, it always takes me to the below page .. "Welcome to salesforce" but i am expecting me to take to his ...
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Customize Partner Portal Home Page Layout

Hi I have got Partner Portal for my Org. and I would like to customize its Home Page with the elements that I had written in my Visualforce page. Because, we can't have Dashboards in Partner Portal, I ...
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Custom javascript is not allowed to run on Salesforce DOM [duplicate]

Recently i have created an app which uses custom JavaScript in sidebar home page component using custom links, The app works perfectly and i also uploaded it to appexchange as managed released package ...
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How can I get value of Home Page Standard Components like Custom Links,Messages and Alerts on Custom VisualForce Page?

I want to add values of Home Page's Standard Components like Custom Links,Messages and Alerts on Custom VisualForce Page. Does anyone knows how can I do that? Does anyone knows where its values get ...
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Display Home Page banner above the tabs

I created a home page component with a marquee text, but it gives only two options to position the banner. 1. Narrow left 2. Wide right area (which is below the feeds) I wanted to position it just ...
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Home page component with report chart opens in iframe

I have created a VisualForce home page component that uses the Analytics API to show a chart. <apex:page > <analytics:reportChart reportId="XXX" size="tiny" cacheResults="false"></...
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Visualforce Homepage component

I wrote a VF page which I use as a VF Homepage Component on the Narrow Side (Side bar). Showheader and sidebar page attributes are set to FALSE. My page uses the standard controller of one of my ...
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Is there a way to use JavaScript on Home Page Components? [duplicate]

We can see that the support for JavaScript on home page components is being phased out as described here: http://docs.releasenotes.salesforce.com/en-gb/summer14/release-notes/...
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Linking to other pages from within a VisualForce Area Home Page Component

With Summer '14 moving things from HTML Areas to VisualForce Areas one problem I've seen is that links in the iframe won't work properly. Since they are in the iframe they load in the iframe, not in ...
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Why do we still need to hack the Sidebar? Usecases - Workarounds - Alternatives

Since it seems to me, that a lot of people still need sidebar workarounds, I would be interested to learn about the use-cases, experienced challenges and (most important) possible strategies to avoid ...
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Hide custom button in Standard Pagelayout [duplicate]

I know that we can hide the standard page button using HTML area home page component. But as per summer 14 release, unsupported html, javascript functions will be disabled from summer 15 and old ...
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Display RSS Feeds on Salesforce Home Page

Im trying to display RSS feeds (link- http://rss.cnn.com/rss/money_markets.rss) on Home Page. I generated the JavaScript code from http://feed2js.org/index.php?s=build and added the Home Page ...