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Will Salesforce ever drop support for Classic

The Lightning Experience FAQ (last updated October 2016) includes: Q: Can I still use Salesforce Classic?A: You have the choice of when you want to move to the new Lightning Experience UI and ...
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Does Einstein work with Salesforce Classic?

The short answer is you will be able to use Einstein with classic but you wont be able to use the lightning components that are provided out of box by einstein package. You can still access ...
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Why not use href="/id" or href="#/sObject/id/view" in Lightning?

In LEX, salesforce uses <a> tags with an href attribute to navigate to records. Although rather than using href="/<id>", it is href="#/sObject/<id>/view" I personally can't say ...
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Permissions & Settings in Profile and Permission Set and its Usage

The Rule of thumb is permission set extend the access of profile and do not restrict. 1.In first scenario since profile already has access which means permission set cannot disable as permission sets ...
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Will Salesforce ever drop support for Classic

Salesforce has no plans to drop support for classic. It will be around for a long time to come. You'll notice that PDFs are still rendered in classic, that lightning components can be used in classic ...
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Is Salesforce Classic being deprecated?

For now, the plan is to switch everyone to Lightning by default (except for certain unsupported editions and license types). The Classic UI will still be available: After the critical update is ...
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Is it possible to add a Lightning Web Component to a Visualforce Page in Salesforce Classic?

yes, starting from Summer '19 it is possible to add LWC to VF page via lightning out. Read documentation Adding a Lightning web component to a Visualforce page is a three-step process. Add the ...
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Will Salesforce ever drop support for Classic

Salesforce.com has not announced any plans to remove Classic at this time. I would expect that salesforce.com is trying to get rid of Classic as soon as possible, but they will not be able to do so ...
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Lightning and classic experience sharing in one development environment

So, my question is what is the correct approach to developing an app for Salesforce in team? In good old days, we used Developer sandboxes for developers, either same or individual and then migrate ...
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I want to deny users of specific profiles from switching back to Salesforce Classic from Lightning Experience

In the Lightning now tour, the PMs said this is coming with the Summer17 release, where classic access can be removed w a permission set. It's now listed on the roadmap doc here https://help....
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Salesforce Lightning vs Classic Experience

I did some research on this and I found out the answer for My question. I am sharing all the findings below in case someone need to refer this in future. 1) I got some interesting detailed ...
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Using Lightning and Classic Modes Concurrently?

For some custom things, like Visualforce pages, you can get away with staying in Lightning; it plays pretty well with Visualforce. However, there's a large laundry list of things not yet available in ...
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How to force new users to only see and use the classic experience?

As the Set Up Users for Lightning Experience documentation explains there is a "Lightning Experience User" permission that you can ensure is unchecked on the profiles (and permission sets) you choose ...
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Switch to a Lightning experience

After you enable Lightning for the org, you have to grant permissions to your users in their Profile or in a Permission Set. Make sure the "Lightning Experience user" permission has been granted to ...
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How to assign custom buttons conditionally for Contacts in Salesforce application

You need to implement dynamic action in your case record lightning page. How: To enable dynamic actions for a custom object on desktop and mobile, add or select the Highlights Panel component on the ...
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Expose a lightning component to salesforce classic

This can be done these days using Lightning Out on a visualforce page: https://developer.salesforce.com/blogs/developer-relations/2016/02/lightning-components-visualforce-lightning.html
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Developing Lightning Components for Visualforce Pages with Salesforce Classic

With the use of Lightning Out we can definitely build Lightning components that be accessed inside Salesforce (embed in Visualforce, not an iframe) or even outside of Salesforce. I think most obvious ...
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Lightning Out without "My Domain"

No. Lightning component won't work without setting my domain. There are many reasons that My Domain is required and lightning component will not work unless you set a domain. Useful link - ...
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Unable to set Future Date Time in Salesforce UI or Code

I think Salesforce also have a limit on a max date you entered in date-time / date field. Maybe it's 4000 year, so you have to create text field to save the date greater than 4000 years. From ...
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How can we add a new action (like Edit & Delete) for each record on the standard list page (Salesforce Classic)

No, it's not possible. What you can is:- Customize the buttons on the list view i.e in your case, you can add a button near the new program button. Add or remove Custom buttons In Aloha For ...
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Different Limits in Classic vs Lightning?

The limits are always the same. However, many governor limits are flexible. This means that if the server thinks it has the available resources, it can choose to ignore or extend the CPU timeout value ...
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Why not use href="/id" or href="#/sObject/id/view" in Lightning?

Now with Summer'18 the beautiful pattern of #/sObject/id/view seems to be broken by Salesforce. So as an answer: it seems you can't use it anymore. However using js-handler for simple things such ...
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Why does my Apex page work in Classic mode but not in Lightning mode?

I would be happy to be wronged here but to the best of my knowledge, your VF pages will work in lightning as well, it is just that their look n feel would be classic-like. The only problem is the ...
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Home page layout in Lightning Experience

This feature is available in Summer 16 release .I just tested in one of the pre-release org on gs0 and this is how it looks Edit the Home page layout Kindly note its only in Summer 16 release .So if ...
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Add Link to Object Clone Page in Lightning Experience

I dont think there is a direct method to do it. With the same requirement I called an APEX @AuraEnabled methoed and used sBoject.Clone and then I used force:createRecord to show the screen. Please see ...
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Are Quick Actions really only available in Chatter? Can we somehow get a 'Create a Record' to display on the standard page layout?

The quick action mainly introduced for Lightning Experience and mobile app. Yes, you are right, in classic you are limited to adding a quick action to chatter. In Lightning, You can add a quick ...
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How do I replace a Classic custom javascript button with something that works in Classic and Lightning?

Leave the JS button as is, and it'll only show on the Classic layout. Create a Lightning Component Quick Action which will read the value from the record and either display the appropriate message or ...
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Lightning Styling - Component Not Rendering with Default Style

Unlike in the flexi pages(Lightning app builder pages) when you use components in an app, Your app needs to extend force:slds. Using the Salesforce Lightning Design System in Apps The Salesforce ...
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Get name of standard action overriden in Visualforce contorller

I don't know if there's any standard way to do so, but you can utilize an approach here in your Extension's constructor to identify if the click was from New or Edit. When you click on New button, ...
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New Note Creation After Notes to Lightning Enhanced Notes Conversion

Doug Ayers has a free, open-source application available called Convert Notes to Enhanced Notes. Its purpose is to do this conversion process from classic Notes (sObject Note) to Enhanced Notes (...
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