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How to Disable ui.button in Lightning Component

The right syntax to do this is below var btn = event.getSource(); btn.set("v.disabled",true);//Disable the button
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How to check if a record is locked or not in Apex during an approval process

This came out in Winter16. It's part of the approval class Approval.isLocked(recordId) This method can also accept List<Id>, SObject, or List<SObject>. You can also now lock and unlock ...
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Get button name or Id in LWC?

id shouldn't be used, because it is used by the framework for rendering purposes. Instead, just use a data attribute to specify the name: <button data-name="myButtonName" ... /> ... ...
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Dynamically changing lightning button icon name with setAttribute not working

setAttribute is for setting HTML attributes. For component attributes, use direct assignment: event.target.iconName='utility:check" If you use query selectors, just remember that if it's not an HTML ...
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LWC: Only enable button if options are available

You need to use the property with the get method. JS get disableButton(){ return !(this.options && this.options.data && this.options.data.length); } HTML <lightning-button ...
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Making trigger into a custom button

First, make your trigger into a static webservice function: global class OpportunityWS { webservice static void createAsset(Id opportunityId) { // Do logic here } } Then, create a custom ...
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When is the Sharing Button visible for a Record?

There is a small article on Salesforce help You have access to the Sharing button when your sharing model is either Private or Public Read Only for a type of record or related record. For example, ...
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Custom Button on Lightning Experience

Please refer to this: https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=actions_in_lex.htm&type=0 In Lightning Experience, actions display in the Global Actions menu in the header, on related lists, on ...
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Unable to disable a button in lightning

The v. prefix is used to access aura:attribute values. To invoke a controller method you need to use the c. prefix i.e.: onclick="{!c.clickHandle}" See e.g. Trailhead's Handle Actions with ...
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Can anyone suggest how to do an animation effect like Standard Refresh button do in Lightning Component?

It is created via following css class: .forceListViewManagerHeader .rotate svg { animation: rotate .4s; } Check the screenshot also
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ShowToastEvent notification is not displayed in LWC

As you can see here platformShoToastEvent can only be used in Lightning Experience explicitly. Since standard toasts are based on Appliacation Events there is nothing to handle your event in Lightning ...
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LWC Button pass a value to the JS Method

LWC components dispatch a CustomEvent To get data out of this component, the convention is to look for event.detail.value if it's a publicly exposed value on that component. If you are in the same ...
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Is it possible to remove/hide the "New" button?

Try this app - just came up on a call today! I believe this would allow what you are asking to do. https://appexchange.salesforce.com/listingDetail?listingId=a0N3000000B4AJKEA3
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Javascript Button Error: Missing )

If the Account name includes a single quote the JavaScript would then be invalid because that single quote would be interpreted as a string delimiter. Using {!JSENCODE(Account.Name)} would protect ...
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Clone record issue

You can query for created date for both records and whichever has later date that is cloned.
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Visualforce page with custom conroller not available for button

Recommended reading: Difference between controller and extensions Here you are working on writing a Controller Extension. You add this Apex Class to your page via the extensions attribute on the <...
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Read value attribute in lightning button in the client js controller

Now you can use event.getSource().get("v.value") function to get lightning button value when clicked. From the Salesforce documentation: In the client-side controller, you can use one of the ...
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Align SLDS buttons to right

You should be able to use the SLDS Float classes: <div id="hidden"> <div class="slds-float--right"> <!--Add Folder Button--> <button class="slds-button slds-...
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How to execute one method after the previous got executed

In this case, you just need to use setTimeout: saving : function(component, event, helper){ component.set("v.dis",'true'); setTimeout($A.getCallback(helper.callhelper.bind(this, component, ...
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Remove or Hide New task/New Event button from Activity List View

You would need to go and edit the page layout for the object you want to do this for. Find the Open Activities and Activity History related lists. Click on the Wrench Icon, and go to the Buttons ...
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Custom button on account list view to assign child records to parent

Click on the tab where you have or will create the list view. In this example, it's Contact Click Create New View Give the view a List View Name and Unique Name For the filter criteria, select what ...
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<button type="submit"> apex equivalent

To further illustrate Eric's comment, You would implement his suggestion like so: Define your button (the button calls the javascript function doSomething) that is defined by the actionFunction: <...
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New button in Lightning

Create a new record in Lightning You may want to opens the page to create a new record for the specified entityApiName, for example, “Account” or “myNamespace__MyObject__c”. To display ...
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Press button from apex trigger

Put a soft alert on the page using a conditional image formula IF (NOT(IsApproved__c) && HasDiscountExceedingGuidelines__c , IMAGE("/img/samples/flag_red.gif" , 'Red' ,12,12) & ...
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Javascript Button User Permissions

You can use sforce.connection.describeSObject, which gives you an DescribeSObjectResult, which includes the fields, and if they're createable and/or updateable. This describe result respects profile ...
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APEX Code with Pardot and Salesforce

Don't use new lines randomly. In this case, you broke up {!$Api and .Session_ID}, so the system didn't recognize the merge field correctly. The formula should look exactly as shown in the doc, one ...
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How to get all buttons in my page from a controller javascript function(component, event, helper)?

Add an aura:id to the <ui:button /> component, then find the button by it. component: <ui:button aura:id="btn" label="A" press="{!c.disableMe}"/> <ui:button aura:id="btn" ...
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AfterRender on button in Lightning Component (DOM update)

I would not use afterRender to attach events, as you'll end up possibly adding duplicate events. Here's a simplified version that does not rely on a renderer: <aura:application > <div id=...
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"Log in to Community as User" Button Missing

With Winter '18, Users can manage Community Users in Lightning Experience. Snippet from the release notes: No more switching between Lightning Experience and Salesforce Classic to manage external ...
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Why are Lightning Actions for Case Object showing in Feed?

This is a expected behaviour from salesforce when feed tracking is enabled for cases or work orders, the page-level action menu on those records contains only custom buttons and supported standard ...
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