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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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How make Tabs public on Force.com Sites

Actually I'm not sure if this is possible or not. I had setup a Community (new SF portal approach) and now I would like to share some of the Community tabs with my Force.com site. Btw, it is a "Force....
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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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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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How to get a visualforce tab url in apex code

I have a requirement where when I click on a link need to to direct to a visualforce tab. So how to get the VF tab url dynamically using apex code. Thanks in adavance.
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Hide/Remove “Recently viewed Accounts” list view

Is it possible to hide the recently viewed accounts list view (drop down) from my users? I am referring to the "Recently viewed accounts" view in the picklist on the account landing page. It really ...
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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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how to pass value to page included in tab

I want to Implement functionality with one picklist for selecting object Id and several tabs presenting details of selected record. Each of tabs will have separate controller, but needs selected ...
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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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Highlighting the selected tab using jQueryUI Tabs

I have a header page with links to all the visualforce page as tabs.I need to highlight the tab on select of it. <apex:page title="{!$Label.site.site_login}" showHeader="false" sidebar="false" ...
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How can I show all contacts by default?

When I click on the contacts tab I want by default to show all contacts? How Do I Do this?
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Visualforce Tab: how to edit the link (Content)

I want to edit the link for my visualforce tab. So i go to the Setup -> Create -> Tabs and click on the Edit next to my custom tab name. And i can change only the label? Basically i want to keep ...
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sforce.console.openPrimaryTab has stopped working after upgrade to API 40.0 (Summer 2017)

I am developing a salesforce CTI integration that uses Version 37 of the salesforce JavaScript API. When the user logs into the softPhone view I open another tab using the sforce.console....
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Object Icon without tab creation

How to set the object icon for an object without a tab. For those with tabs we do this by setting the tab style. But without tabs is it possible to set the icon displayed on the detail page of such ...
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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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Where else I can see the subtab app other than chatter profile?

Below is the text from salesforce help Subtab apps are the various sets of tabs available on specific pages, such as users’ profile pages. Is there any use case of having subtabs under user ...
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How do you customize tabs as a regular user in Salesforce Lightning?

What is the Lightning equivalent of Customize My Tabs in Classic?
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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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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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How to query for all tabs' urls?

I am trying to query for all tabs in an org that a user has access to. Also I need their urls so that I can navigate to them. I was thinking about [Select Name FROM ApexPage] but that returns a lot ...
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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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Font Size of Tabs and its content

How to increase the fontsize of the tab and its content.Currently it is smaller than regular. Update :How to make tabs curved? <apex:page standardController="Account" showHeader="true"> <!--...
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Publishing profile security settings

I have a custom tab. I have decided by default a particular user profile should not be able to see this tab. So I go into set up / manage profiles / theprofile and make this tab hidden for the ...
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Get List of Tabs which are visible to particular profile

We are modifying our project UI from scratch, and for that we are creating a new bootstrap NAVBAR. Salesforce Tabs are great and are profile based. What we want is feature of boostrap and feasibility ...
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Adjusting Tab visibility after creation

Is there a way to make a tab hidden for specific profiles after the tab is created? When the tab is created we get to pick what the default setting needs to be and get to choose the custom apps the ...
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What can I use instead of <apex:tabPanel> in Lightning Experience

I am using in a Visualforce page to displaying of fields from an object that contains more than 100 fields and it is working as expected. I want to create a version of this sort of layout in ...
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How to create the tabs dynamically in VF page?

I have a requirement to display the custom object records as a Dynamic Tab in a VF Page. I am able to create the static Tabs but I am not able to create the Tabs dynamically based on the Custom Object ...
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Visualforce tabs not showing as highlighted in Lightning Experience

Our managed app has several VisualForce based tabs. When I switch to Lightning Experience the tabs all display correctly along with the default "Home" tab which is initially shown selected with the ...
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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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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 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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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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Tab Panel Error

I have a visualforce page with two tabs.But when i click on second tab data is not displaying. Visualforce Page : <apex:page standardController="Account" extensions="FinHistroyController"> ...
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can user customize tabs in lightning

can user customize tabs in lightning like we do in classic. If we have 3 users in profile system admin, then these 3 users can customize the tabs for themselves? because via App assignment tabs are ...
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Deploy custom tab style

Please tell me how to deploy custom tab styles from one sandbox to another. Will this be a manual step. I did not see this component in metadata api guide nor is it listed as a manual step. Thanks in ...
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Why at the Account tab dropdown menu the “+ Account” option is missing? (applies to ANY other tab, too)

Update: this issue applies to ANY SObject tab (Custom + Standard), too. On all Orgs but one that I know at the Account tab there is a first option "+ New Account". It looks always like this and this ...
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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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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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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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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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What controller to use for a visualforce tab?

I have a VisualForce page that uses an Apex class to provide extensions, and this is what I have when I put that page on the Contact page: <apex:page standardController="Contact" showHeader="false"...
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Top indentation in Lightning experience tabs

Does Lightning experience guarantee that the body of the tab will always indent 90px from top? If the value is not guaranteed, then how would I be able to get it in code? In order to avoid x-y ...
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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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Adding tabs Custom Object which are Undeleted

I created a custom Object and while creating I forgot toopt "Launch New Custom Tab Wizard after saving this custom object ". So I was unable to add a tab to that object later, which made me to delete ...
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display page in Tab, but avoid hard coded link

Is it possible to get the Id(tabName) of a tab by its Name e.g. to avoid hard coded links like this: <apex:outputLink value="/apex/testPage?sfdc.tabName=01ri0000000QgAK">Test Page</apex:...
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How can we change the label of tab name in managed package

Is there any way that we can rename or change the tab name in the managed package. Or we can change the name in packaging org so that old customers can be upgraded and new customers should be able to ...
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Open Lightning Console tab for edit and view all at once

Using the <lightning:workspaceapi> tag and calling the same reuseable component twice (once for edit and once for view) does not seem to let me open the edit page modal and open a new tab for ...
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Lightning tab label showing “Loading…” in Service Console (bug)

I have a blank Lightning component which I am using as a custom tab in Service Console. While the content loads fine the tab label stays on "Loading..." forever. Component Tab Screen There are no ...
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How to fetch data dynamically on each “Tab” click?

I have a scenario where in a VisualForce page, there are multiple tabs with some repeating values. On clicking each tab, data needs to be fetched dynamically. Currently I am implementing the tabs ...
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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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lightning:tabset with dynamic content is not correctly rendered

I'm trying to use lighting:tabset in a custom component where my component will receive a list of labels for the tabs, plus a list of components for their contents. But, I can't make it work. I've ...