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lightning:recordEditForm - Set or modify field values onsubmit

I have created a lightning component which allows the creation of a record in a custom object. I've used lightning:recordEditForm to capture the data, and to help the user it automatically populates ...
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How to submit a lightning:recordEditForm from a button that isn't nested?

The lightning:recordEditForm documentation provides this example: <aura:component> <lightning:recordEditForm recordId="003XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX" objectApiName="Contact"> <...
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Anyone got a lightning:inputField working for a lookup?

I have a lightning:recordEditForm containing lightning:inputFields that I want to use to create a simple custom object. The 3 fields are: A picklist A lookup to Contact A lookup to Account presented ...
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Setting attribute required to lightning:inputField

in Salesforce classic I created an object ,Equipment__c' and the field ,License plate' amongst others. We are using the object ,Equipment__c' for different types of equipment. For trucks the field ,...
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Is it possible to use lightning:recordEditForm dynamically on different object types with variable objectApiName?

I need to create an edit component for an SObject from which I do not know the objectApiName at design time. I only know the Id of the SObject. objectApiName could be any valid SObject-name. Now I ...
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Show form with page layouts && intercept save … Lightning:recordForm / force:recordData

Somewhat flummoxed with this lightning component. The use case is simple: Intercept the save event on a record edit, grab the new field values and do 'stuff' before saving the record. Example User ...
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How to get Created Record ID in Lightning:recordEditForm?

I am using lightning:recordEditForm and lightning:inputField for creating a new record. this component is being used inside a lightning community builder. When i click the submit button, i am able to ...
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Is it possible to mass-save many lightning:recordEditForms with only ONE button?

Im implementing an line item editor for the "Order" SObject and want give lightning:recordEditForm with lightning:inputField a try for this. What I have so far is an edit for the order combined with ...
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accessing a lighning inputField lookup name client side

I am easily able to fetch a lookup ID from a inputField <lightning:recordEditForm objectApiName="Case"> <!-- the messages component is for error messages --> <...
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On lightning:recordEditForm how can I retrieve the recordUi onload-actions return parameter?

The docs here indicate, that the onload-action return the following: Parameter : recordUi Type : Object Description : The object metadata. For more information, see the User Interface API Developer ...
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How to use $A.createComponents() on lightning:recordEditForm with nested lightning:inputField?

I've asked this question to change the objectApiName attribute of lightning:recordEditForm. Thanks to the great answer of @PranayJaiswal I found a workaround. Now I soon will face the need of having ...
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How to validate the values before saving a record through lightning:recordEditForm and lightning:inputField?

I'm using lightning:recordEditForm and lightning:inputField to update a record. I need to validate the values before updation and I couldn't find any ways to get the values from lightning:...
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Lightning InputField component with Salutation field

I'm using the lightning:recordEditForm with lightning:inputField and it's going quite successfully. However, I've run into an issue with the Contact.Salutation field. It works when it's a part of the ...
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variant='label-hidden' Not Working for lightning-input-field When field is a Lookup

I have a Lightning Web Component and in that I'm using a lighting-record-edit-form. I'm trying to use a custom label for an input by hiding the default one for the lightning-input-field and adding my ...
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Easiest way to get a value from a lightning:inputField

I want to get the value from a lightning:inputField, but I can't. Component: <aura:attribute name="myAttribute" type="String"/> {!v.myAttribute} <lightning:recordEditForm objectApiName="...
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How to do field validation on lightning:recordEditForm with lightning:inputField

Background I have a lightning component with a lightning:recordEditForm for creating new Opportunity records. The lightning:recordEditForm contains many lightning:inputField 's I would like to ...
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lightning:recordEditForm “Received unexpected value during emit” error on loading randomly

I have one Lightning component with lightning:recordEditForm. Some times this is throwing an error "Received unexpected value during emit".If i refresh it sometimes it is not showing any error.It is ...
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Not able to set value for Lightning:inputField field if it's manually modified from UI

I am facing issue with Lightning:inputField with lightning:recordEditForm that when I am trying to programatically change the value of any field I am able to do only if user is not modifying that ...
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Are Lookup Filters supported in Custom Lightning Components?

So, there are two ways to get Salesorce Standard Lookup filed in Lightning components: force:inputField and lightning:inputField. However, no matter what I do, I can not get lookup filters to work. ...
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Lookup Filters in custom lightning:recordeditform lightning:inputfield using prepopulated values

I'm using lightning:inputfield in a lightning:recordeditform for lookup fields - we'll call them Party and Warehouse. The Warehouse lookup has filters on it based on the Account field - Warehouse....
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lightning:recordEditForm - MS Edge issues

Brief: I have a container component that overrides the View Action of a custom object in Lightning Experience. The container component contains a component that renders a list of related records and ...
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How to handle error of lightning:recordForm

Right now, I am aware of the onerror event of the recordForm tag. However, in the controller, event.getParam("errors") doesn't return anything. This is how the controller code looks like: ...
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recordEditForm not loading related record via lookup

I have the exact same component in 2 different sandboxes. The component uses lightning:recordEditForm and is passed an object name & Id. There is a lookup field to the Account object that is ...
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Building an efficient LWC form without record-edit-form

I'm new to Lightning web components (LWC) and I'm trying to find the best way to build an input form where I need to control the submit process - I need to do extra validation and then construct a ...
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Lightning:inputField not allowing decimal numbers to be inserted

I am using <lightning:recordEditForm> and <lightning:inputField fieldName="customField"/> to create a form. My custom field is Number field with setup number(16,2) - length 16, decimal ...
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Set field values on lightning:recordEditForm (record create mode)

I am using lightning:recordEditForm to display records that may be new or existing. This is working nicely, however I now want to preset one of the fields. The fields are displayed using lightning:...
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Can't change case Owner in Aura using <lightning:recordEditForm>

Is there any way to change Owner of case using Lightning record edit form? I Want to use OwnerId Field only. When I use <lightning:inputField variant="label-hidden" fieldName="OwnerId" ...
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How to programmatically submit a lightning-record-edit-form?

The lightning-record-edit-form has a documented submit method that I assume can produce similar behavior to a click on a nested submit button. But I can't find any examples of this. The documentation ...
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How to read lightning:recordEditForm Object instead of using API

I got 3 lightning:recordEditForm components on a wizard (3 pages handled by slds-hide/show) to capture details. At the last wizard page it must save first object, and 2nd object must get first object'...
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lightning:recordEditForm. Override submit retrieve undefined on event.getParam('fields')

I had a working code on Winter 18 which override the standard submit event on recordEditForm component but it is not working on Spring 19. When I try to retrieve fields using event.getParam('fields'); ...
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Are lightning:recordEditForm and lightning:inputField a bit buggy in Spring'18?

I'm trying to get my hands on lightning:recordEditForm and lightning:inputField Im using it on Order Line Item like this <lightning:recordEditForm recordId="{!item.Id}" objectApiName="OrderItem" &...
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lightning:inputField as lookup missing “New Record” option

Is it just me or is the lightning:inputField component missing the "New Record" option when it's rendered as a lookup? Right now I have to type a value in the lookup field, hit enter, and wait for ...
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Displying Salutation field using lightning:recordEditForm on Person Account

There is a known uncommon behavior with Salutation field on Contact object while displaying it using lightning:recordEditForm. Since it is a part of the compound Name field on Contact. The workaround ...
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“INVALID_FIELD: LastViewedDate” when saving recordEditForm

I have the following recordEditForm component which does not use LastViewedDate: <aura:component description="ErrorTesting" implements="flexipage:availableForAllPageTypes" access="global"> <...
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lightning:recordEdit get onSubmit to fire when calling submit from controller

Similar to this question posted last year. I am calling the submit function from a lightning:recordEdit from the js controller. However, in my use case the form is creating a new record, and I now ...
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Does lightning:recordEditForm work for more then one object?

I am building the form where I have 1-n object structure. For a sake of simplicity lets say I have an Invoice__c Custom Object and Item__c. If its only Invoice__c, it would be <lightning:...
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Record edit form not accessible by a user

This question is the extension of THIS question. Posting again (with simplified code) as I am blocked in this issue. Even for very simple form as below I am getting [object object] error. <...
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event.detail is undefined in Lightning:recordEditForm submit event

I'm trying to get field values at Lightning:recordEditForm onSubmit() event.In the documentation example it shows below. my onSubmit event handler as below, I end up getting error, [event.detail ...
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Summer 19 breaks undocumented lightning:inputField feature - variant=“label-hidden”, what are alternatives?

Seems like attribute doesn't work anymore. I know before label-hidden variant, I used to be able to hide labels using some CSS. Unsure what it was anymore.
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lightning:recordForm not showing fields when using recordId

I'm using lightning:recordForm with recordTYpeId for showing the user a new blank form when they need to input data. This works great since the page layout is controlled by the administrator for the ...
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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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lightning-record-edit-form component used in Community returns error: “The requested resource does not exist”

I have created a lightning web component as a form to insert new cases. I use this lightning web component inside a lightning community. Inside my lwc I am using the lightning-record-edit-form ...
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Add Event Handler to Next button in Flow

Having some trouble validating an Aura component field (it allows lookup in Flow) as i can't seem to think of how to fire an onclick event from the standard Next button (in flow). I would use the ...
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Unable to update record edit form field on button click

I have a requirement where I have a validate button for Lightning:recordEditForm on click of which it needs to update certain fields. So my code is something like this <lightning:...
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How to display errors on compound fields in Lightning Record Edit Form

My lightning:recordEditForm contains compound and regular (non-compound) fields. The regular fields display errors (field validation error, required field error, etc.) on the field. But, the compound ...
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Lightning record edit form issues with Person Account

I was rendering the person contact details using lightning record edit form. Updating the person contact details using force:recordData lightning data service. If i'm updating the person contact ...
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Use lightning:recordEditForm to add a record

I am trying to use lightning:recordEditForm to add a record to the Contact object but cannot. I use the code as given in the documentation: <aura:component> <lightning:recordEditForm ...
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How to find a dynamically assigned aura:id?

I'm looking for getting a dynamically assigned Aura:id. Below is my attempt to read it in Lightning:recordEditForm. Component markup: <aura:component > <aura:handler name="init" value="{...
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Position submit button of the lightning:recordEditForm in the footer part of the modal window in slds [duplicate]

Is it possible to position submit button of the lightning:recordEditForm in the footer part of the modal window in slds? The problem is that the button should be between the lightning:recordEditForm ...
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LWC - Handling Save Event on Record Edit Page

I have a <lightning:datatable> in which I have a rowAction which triggers and shows an edit record page (in a modal), as follows: HTML <lightning-datatable columns={columns} ...