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Questions tagged [tab]

Use this tag to refer to a single active content html element that's styled to appear similar to the label of a paper file folder. The <apex:tab> component must be a child of an <apex:tabPanel>.

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Can you deploy “Tab Hidden” to a Custom Object on a Profile using metadata API? (tabVisibilities)

I have a custom object called MyCustomObject.object and a custom profile called MyCustomProfile.profile Currently the tab visibility of MyCustomObject is set to "Default On" for MyCustomProfile. <...
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Change the page layout for the Product Home Page

I've been searching for how to do this for a couple of hours; and getting quietly frustrated. I have created a simple app which lists products. I don't need to use price books, opportunities or ...
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Can I override show All Tabs link?

I want to override all tab link with a visual force page
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Deploy a simple Tab from sandbox to production

Is it possible to deploy a simple Tab (i.e object created in Sandbox) to production without any class and trigger ? I tried but i am getting the error as follows Your organization's code ...
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Tab index ignored in Visualforce page

This seems such a simple problem, but I cannot see why the solution is not working. I have an inputText and a command button in the same area of the screen, and want to tab from the inputText to the ...
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Changing text color of tabs

Can we change the text color of Custom tabs in salesforce? My requirement is I need to change the text color of Custom tabs. If color cannot be changed, can we change the font style of the text like ...
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Can we customize the visibility of a custom tab based on custom link click?

I have a VF page in Opportunities page layout which has external links. When clicked on this link, I want a custom visualforce tab to appear. And once, the "close" button on this visualforce page is ...
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How override view on custom tab?

I want to make report section for view in custom tab. I d'nt understand how override view. There is visual page for this but i can't use View filter for my tab. For example, there are 2 views: sales,...
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How to automatically enable a visual Force tab to show on Salesforce1 mobile apps

The App I am working on has a Visual Force tab , which I would like it to show automatically on salesforce1. Currently the tab would show only when I go to Setup > Mobille Administration > Manage ...
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Tab visibility for the tab packaged in a managed package

I want to add a tab in my managed package and I want it to be available to system administrator only. I am selecting these settings while creating tab - Apply a different tab visibility for each ...
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tabpanel tab onclick method

I want to change value of variable when user clicks on respective tab. <apex:tabPanel switchType="client" value="{!currentTab}" id="theTabPanel"> <apex:tab label="Step1: " name="one" id="...
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PageReference not always redirecting

I have a commandLink in a table that calls a method in the apex controller when clicked. I want it to open the pageReference in a new tab. The pageReference is meant to open up a Competition-Record ...
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Can I modify the Icon in a Salesforce1 Custom Button accessed Visualforce Page

I have a requirement where a user needs to be able to access a Quote object in Salesforce1, and then navigate to a related Visualforce page for the Quote while still in Salesforce1 on their mobile ...
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How to sort tabs in Visualforce

Please suggest how to sort tabs dynamically using index or number. One idea is to use dynamic components and add child using logic in controller. But I dont want to go with this idea. I added the ...
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Tab navigation flat design

I am trying to change the default design on the salesforce platform with my own flat design. I don't know from where i can start. Is it possible ? Thanks, Darko
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How to remove the border from TabPanel in Visualforce Page

I am creating a visualforce page with tabPanel. Inside that there are tabs for details and other related lists. Visually it looks like this: As you can see there are borders on the tabs and i want to ...
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Conditional Display Visualforce Page from Visualforce Tab

I am trying to display two visualforce page from a single visualforce tab.On my first click of tab i should display vfpage1 and then on wards it should display vfpage2..please share your knowledge ...
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Display tab as read only

I need to display a Tab which shows the list of all the records of my Custom Object (Custom_Object__c) without the "New" button. I don't want the user to create any record from the tab as the records ...
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Is it possible to add custom tabs to open different page layouts of single custom object?

I have created one Custom Object and 3 different page layouts for that, Now i want to open these layouts from tabs, For example - on click of Custom tab1 , first layout should open, on tab2 -layout 2 ...
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Couple of Change set related questions

While migrating from 1 sandbox to another, I faced the following issue/doubt.... For migration, I chosed 2 vf tabs to move to the target sandbox. In the target instance I'm able to see the tabs but ...
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How to use Account Object in custom page controller

How to use Account Object in custom page controller ? I did the following steps : I create a New Tab for Visualforce Page setup-->app setup--> create-->tabs clicked "New" under visualforce tab and ...
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How do I see how many custom tabs have been created?

I'm trying to create a new custom tab via setup -> appsetup -> create -> tabs. How can I get the exact count for the custom tabs, because I can see only 18 tabs, but it throws an error about the ...
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Redirect to Same Visual Force Tab

Am using <apex:tabPanel switchType="client" selectedTab="Survey" > and have 2 tabs in them as: <apex:tab label="Survey" name="Survey" id="Survey"></apex:tab> <apex:tab label="...
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Are there other Types of Tabs?

Aside from standard and custom tab. Are there any other kinds of tab that I should know? I will appreciate if you give me some references. thanks!
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Changing the display on a Visual force page

I need some help I have created a tab called “Other” and the content is looking a VF page called “Other Tab” My VF page is the following ; <apex:page > <h1>Link to : </h1> ...
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VF tabstyle highlights to the primary object

So I have a Visual force tab named Order Tracking that overrides the default recent view of the Order object records in the following way: <apex:page tabStyle="Order_Tracking__tab"> <...
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Tab is Default on but still cannot see the tab by default

I have created a custom object Pay and a custom profile Manager. Then created a tab Pay for object. The custom profile Manager has permission on the object Pay and also for tab Pay - default on ...
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Override tab to open a visualforce page?

I have a custom tab . What I want to do is : when I click on that tab, it should open a VF page that I made. How can I do that ?
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Tab Settings Not Available on Permission Set

I just noticed that Tab Settings are no longer available in my permission sets in Salesforce. My Opportunities tab is defaulting to hidden for this permission set, so my users aren't able to access it....
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Visual force tab delete

Can we able to remove visual force tab? My requirement is i want to delete one visualforce page completly.when i am deleting it it is referencing to visualforce tab. Then i tried to remove that tab it ...
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Creating a tab for the Activities tab in Salesforce 1

I i want to create a tab for activity tab. Is it possible to create by customization or i need to create it using VF page. Requirement: I want to display the activity tab on salesforce1 app. Please ...
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How can I open a tab with a specific view selected

I would like to have an commandLink which will link to the cases tab but will open it with a specific view displayed. Is that possible? Is there a way to tell the tab to open showing a specific view?
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How to override default contacts tab with custom visualforce contacts tab?

BACKGROUND Run into an issue implementing the answer to this question, How to recreate Contact, Account, & Opportunity homepages with Visualforce pages? - that being: There appears to be a "...
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How to create a custom tab that redirects to a specific URL

I would like to create a tab in Salesforce called 'Activities', and when clicked, it redirects to https://na1.salesforce.com/007, the Activity List Page in Salesforce. The web tab is not an option, ...
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Trying to open a subtab in Service Cloud Console

Here is the VF page I am using to open a subtab in Service Cloud Console upon clicking a button. The subtab opens but another blank tab also opens that I am trying to get rid of. Here is the problem: ...
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Change SubTab name in Service Console

I added a custom button to Contacts that when clicked in the Service Console opens a VF page in a subtab. However, the tab name is currently blank. How can I add/change the name of this SubTab? This ...
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Determine the active tab from Apex/API

The question How to detect the active app in salesforce App menu Programatically using API shows how to determine the current app from the API/Apex, but as a follow-up, how can I determine which tab ...
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onComplete javascript function in actionFunction behaves differently. Why?

i am having four tabs. Each of the tab contains an actionFunction with the same name "methodOneInJavaScript" but rerender attribute have different pageblock Ids to refresh it based on the click event ...
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Custom object tab list fields do not link to object detail

Hey guys, I hope I'm not asking this question twice - I though I asked earlier, but now that I look at my profile, I don't see it. Anyhow, I created a custom object. On the custom tab, when I pull a ...
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Getting Custom Object Tab ID Edit page

I'm designing a custom Visualforce page and I am trying to create a link that when clicked, will take the user to the custom object tab's edit page. I have included pictures below to show what I'm ...
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Restrict VIsualForce page access from Custom Tab

My question is about VisualForce page availability in Custom Tabs. I have a VisualForce page inside my managed package and I'd like to know if there is a way to prevent adding my pages to Custom Tab ...
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Can we make header bar floating in Salesforce?

Is there a way to make the header bar floating so that when we scroll the detail page it does not hide or disappear and should display always. Any ideas? Thanks, Baskaran
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Override tab settings in push upgrade

The question is simple: why doesn't my client's organisation get his tabs hidden/shown depending on the settings I've placed in the developer org layouts? I import the profiles and layouts but the tab ...
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How to append new tab to the list of selected tabs for all users and apps?

I have a VisualForce tab that is included in my managed package. I have also created a Permission Set for the VisualForce tab that makes the tab visible and available. When I created the tab, the tab ...
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Can you show/hide a custom tab on a per user basis?

Is there a way to show/hide a tab on a per user basis? I would like to manage this with Apex, but examples of managing this from the UI would also be helpful.
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Web-tab blank display

I tried to create a test single column full page web-tab but all it shows is a blank page. I went to create>tabs>web tabs. Am I missing something? Following is the link I tested for the web-tab... ...
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How to have 2 tabs for the same object, with different default filtering?

At our company, we want to create 2 tabs for the same object and call them differently. The object in question we want to use is the Opportunity object. By default, we want one of the tab to only ...
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Image is not Displaying properly?

I have used this formula to show different image based on stages. CASE(Stage__c, "S1" , IMAGE("resource/1386053185000/StageColorPink", "pink",15,15) , "S2" , IMAGE("resource/1386053058000/...
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Not able to use apex:tabPanel properly

I have created a Vf page in which i want to display 2 apex:pageBlock. I created the apex:tabPanel as demo for the first time and tested it was working content for tab one content ...
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Can we control the VisualForce Tab Visibility using custom settings

Can we control the VisualForce Tab Visibility using custom settings? Actually my use case is like, i have to create a VisualForce tab and need to control its visibility using custom setting so that i ...