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Activating/Adding sidebar in lightning tabs?

I have created some custom components (in classic: visualforce area), that are displayed in the sidebar in classic. I am facing the challenge when moving to Lightning as the tabs pages such as ...
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Summer 18: Why Visualforce Pages are rendered without Header and Sidebar in Classic (Aloha)

We have several Tabs overridden by Visualforce pages. Ohter Visualforce pages are reached via a Link. Until Summer 18 as default all these pages were rendered with Header and Sidebar. So on most of ...
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Sidebar Padding/Align

I've added to the classic sidebar a custom homepage component (orange/green) (see screentshot), but it doesnt fit with standard components (blue), how can I adjust this view.
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Find The Window URL In A Visualforce Sidebar Component

So the question "Know previous page in Winter '18" answers my question as to why my packaged Visualforce sidebar component is now failing to find the window's URL correctly to work out the context of ...
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Sidebar styling getting changed after using bootstrap

My sidebar styling is messed up if I use bootstrap. I tried to follow this thread BootStrap css is not working having showHeader="True" But solution URL is dead. Please advice.
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Adding ?isdtp=mn to Log A Call Button in Lightning

I am looking to add ?isdtp=mn to the end of my Log A Call button's URL so I am able to pop the page with no sidebar or header. When I add isdtp to the end of the URL link for the Log A Call button, ...
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?isdtp=mn - Pop Task Page with no sidebar or headers

I have a custom button on Lead, "Log A Call", that pops a new window. The new window is the Task object edit page. Currently "Log A Call" button pops: /00T/e?title=Call&who_id={!Lead.Id}&...
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Custom Console Components not visible when “New Case” Button overridden

Custom Console Components are not showing (Knowledge / Lookbar Sidebars) are not visible when the NEW Case button is overriden by a VF Page which redirects users to Standard page or remain in VF Page ...
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VF page Displayed in console vs Displayed in classic

I have a VF page which needs to be displayed in the Console as subtab. The header and sidebar should not be displayed in the console. However I need the header and sidebar to show up if this page was ...
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Force.Com Sidebar - Reference Data From Current Screen On URLs?

I am being lead to believe this is possible: A URL on the Force.Com Sidebar Menu which references data from the currently open page. i.e., /{!recordId}?nooverride=1 However, this does not work. ...
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What Is The Proper Name For {!recordId} Type References? [duplicate]

What is the proper name for references such as: {!recordId} It's not a "field". "id" would be the field. When creating a custom button, this is referenced as a "merge field". I'm attempting to ...
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How do I show the sidebar and header on a Visualforce page?

I just tried the base example Visualforce page: <apex:page> <!-- Begin Default Content REMOVE THIS --> <h1>Congratulations</h1> This is your new Page <!-- End ...
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How to hide this side bar Collapsible arrow in Case Detail Page for specific Profile(Portal Users)

How to hide this side bar Collapsible arrow(i.e no sidebar) in Case Detail Page for specific Profile(Portal Users). We have an option Enable Collapsible Sidebar , Show Custom Sidebar Components on ...
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Side panel components from Classic to Lightning

Can items from Side Panel in Salesforce Classic be used in Lightning? A company is thinking about switching to Lightning. Users use Side Panel for search, links and there is a Visualforce page (from ...
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Is it possible to determine the context in which a Visualforce page is viewed?

I have a Visualforce page that is displayed in two different CustomTabs. In one of the tabs, I would like to have the page's showHeader property to be true, and in the other tab it should be false. ...
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URL for Salesforce page with no header or sidebar, List view buttons are not working

I am trying to develop a page wizard which helps our users "Complete multiple interactions" (create multiple records) on one page. In order to accomplish this, I have created the URLS for the records ...
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Visualforce homepage components are loaded differently in several orgs

We're developing an AppExchange package and one of our customers has complained that our custom page freezes when he tries to open it. They provided access to their sandbox where we found many custom ...
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Global Search not working when on VisualForce page

I have a VF page that displays a datatable. However, neither the Global Search nor the Sidebar collapse button work when I'm on the VF page. Any ideas? Note: In the custom button that spawns the VF ...
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Custom Console Components not showing up?

I have a connected app running and displaying just fine in a page layout, and I would like to show it in the right sidebar. But I cannot get the right sidebar to show up at all. For simplicity's ...
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URL to VF Page to INCLUDE Header and Sidebar

I hope this isn't a dup, I can't seem to find it if it is. I have an inline VF page in a standard account detail page. A button in my VF page does a pagereference redirect to another (managed) VF page....
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Service Cloud Console sidebars issue - overridden “New” standard page with custom VF page

Quick example to reproduce issue: Create custom object Address__c with lookup to Account. Add Address__c as a related list to Account standard layout. Go to Address__c page layout, click edit, click ...
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Enabling CORS for visualforce domain

With Summer 15 release Javascript in HTML home page Components is not allowed, but is allowed in VF components/pages included in home page side bar. When I try to access DOM elements on salesforce ...
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Customizing New Sidebar in the Lightning Experience?

How to configure/customize new Sidebar(brought instead of old horizontal tab bar) in the new Lightning Experience? Like adding or removing objects?
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Can I get all instances from my global class “OneInstanceController”

I has created global Controller class "OneInstanceController" for visualforce page "OneInstance". In my case I open a lot of pages "OneInstance" in multiple tabs. Each page should be copy of others ...
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How does the new Salesforce Lightning experience for desktop affect sidebar components?

Maybe there isn't much info yet since this is pretty new but I can't find any info on how sidebar components are going to be affected by the new "lightning experience" UI for the desktop. The ...
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Salesforce Winter 16 Link Home Page component workaround alternative

I have been using the Salesforce Home page component workaround and later the links workaround explained here: End of javascript sidebar workarounds? I have tested this in a winter 16 org and it no ...
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Rename standard Homepage Component?

I have a requirement to change the name of the standard Sidebar Search - instead of "Search" I want it to say "XYZ", as an example. I haven't been able to find anywhere that I can change its label. ...
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Restoring sidebar in VF beyond setting sidebar=“true”

I have two VF pages that load within a Visualforce tab - a custom search() page which leads to another to create Cases/custom records/log a call etc. These have worked without requiring a sidebar for ...
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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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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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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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Page cannot use jQuery Plugin as it's registered with $ from Sidebar component

This again and again is a reason why jQuery-based pages in my apps fail to render at some customers but not at all customers... There must be a solution to this. Or at least others who share the pain ...
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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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Sidebar missing from Cases Record Detail page

None of the sidebar items (Create New, Recent Items) show up. There is essentially no sidebar on the Case Record Detail page. I have "Show Custom Sidebar Components on All Pages" checked in Setup>...
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Access merge fields from js script injection sidebar component

I have an HTML sidebar component that I'm using to inject js scripts in all standard pages. I need to be able to access global variables such as $User. How can I do this outside of a VF page? So, I'd ...
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Implement a component like “Recent Items” in Sidebar

I've been implementing a new component to use in sidebar, I created a visualforce page, a controller and a Custom Component HTML Area(Setup>Customize, Home Page Components). I must to use "iframe" to ...
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Clicking on the custom component in sidebar should load on the same page

I have created a custom Html area component on the sidebar , which contains links which are linked to corresponding VF pages , how can i make it to load on the same page
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Does embedding static resources in section header still work

I was trying to modify some styling in standard pagelayout. I know way back there was an hack where devs used to create static resource with JS in it and embed the JS in the section header of a ...
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Trying to change the color of Create New button on left side bar of a standard Salesforce page

I am trying to change the css style of the standard Salesforce page. So far I have successfully changed most of the element style. I created a custom component in the left side bar and have overridden ...
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Custom sidebar link to local file or executable?

I've been asked to see if we can create a sidebar link to an executable and start a program to run that has been installed on a user's local hard drive. Can that be done and what would the syntax look ...
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Why does this Javascript code not work?

I have the following Javascript code embedded in my side row window.onload = new function() { hideBtns(); } function hideBtns() { if(document.getElementsByName('edit')[0]!=null){ document....
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How can I link to an app's new record interface from a homepage widget?

I want to create a homepage widget for the sidebar that has a button to create a new record in a custom app (which I intent to distribute, so it needs to be a portable solution). I'd like to use a ...