Category Archives: Salesforce

Refresh lightning:recordEditForm After Save

There is no standard functions to refresh lightning:recordEditForm after save record. You can use aura:if to re-render the field section inside record edit form, after successfully saved the record.

Lightning Component:

<aura:component implements="flexipage:availableForAllPageTypes,force:appHostable">
    
    <!--Attributes-->
    <aura:attribute name="reloadForm" type="boolean" default="true" />
    
    <!--Component Start-->
    <div class="slds-m-around_xx-large">
        <lightning:recordEditForm objectApiName="Account"
                                  aura:id="accForm"
                                  onload="{!c.handleOnLoad}"
                                  onsubmit="{!c.handleOnSubmit}"
                                  onsuccess="{!c.handleOnSuccess}"
                                  onerror="{!c.handleOnError}">
            <lightning:messages />
            <aura:if isTrue="{!v.reloadForm}">
                <lightning:inputField fieldName="Name"/>
                <lightning:inputField fieldName="AccountNumber"/>
                <lightning:inputField fieldName="Industry"/>
                <lightning:inputField fieldName="Phone" />
                <lightning:inputField fieldName="Website" />
                <aura:set attribute="else">
                    Saving...
                </aura:set>
            </aura:if>
            <lightning:button variant="brand" type="submit" name="save" label="Save" />
        </lightning:recordEditForm>
    </div>
    <!--Component End-->
</aura:component>

Lightning JS Controller:

({
    handleOnLoad : function(component, event, helper) {
        
    },
    
    handleOnSubmit : function(component, event, helper) {
        component.set("v.reloadForm", false);
        component.set("v.reloadForm", true);
    },
    
    handleOnSuccess : function(component, event, helper) {
        
    },
    
    handleOnError : function(component, event, helper) {
        
    },
    
})

Custom Submit Button for a lightning:recordeditform

Lightning Component:

<aura:component implements="flexipage:availableForAllPageTypes,force:appHostable">
    <!--Component Start-->
    <div class="slds-m-around_xx-large">
        <lightning:recordEditForm objectApiName="Account" aura:id="accForm">
            <lightning:messages />
            <lightning:inputField fieldName="Name"/>
            <lightning:inputField fieldName="AccountNumber"/>
            <lightning:inputField fieldName="Industry"/>
            <lightning:inputField fieldName="Phone" />
            <lightning:inputField fieldName="Website" />
        </lightning:recordEditForm>
        <lightning:button variant="brand" type="button" name="Save" label="Save" onclick="{!c.handleCreateAccount}" />
    </div>
    <!--Component End-->
</aura:component>

Lightning JS Controller:

({
    handleCreateAccount : function(component, event, helper) {
        component.find("accForm").submit();
    }
})

Unescaping HTML in Lightning Component

Using aura:unescapedHtml component, you can Unescaping HTML contents in Lightning component.

Lightning Component:

<aura:component>
    <!--Handler-->
    <aura:handler name="init" value="{!this}" action="{!c.doInit}" />
    
    <!--Attributes-->
    <aura:attribute name="blogURL" type="String" default=""/>
    
    <!--Component Start-->
    <div class="slds-m-around--xx-large">
        Welcome to my <aura:unescapedHtml value="{!v.blogURL}"/>.
    </div>
    <!--Component End-->
</aura:component>

Lightning JS Controller:

({
    doInit : function(component, event, helper) {
        //HTML Content
        var blogURL = '<a href="https://www.biswajeetsamal.com/blog/" target="_blank">Blog</a>';
        component.set("v.blogURL", blogURL);
    },
})

Increase Salesforce Lightning Quick Action Modal Width

Lightning Component:

<!--demo.cmp-->
<aura:component implements="force:lightningQuickAction">
    <!--style to incraee width-->
    <aura:html tag="style">
        .slds-modal__container{
        max-width: 80rem !important;
        width:80% !important;
        }
    </aura:html>
    
    <!--Component Start-->
    <div class="slds-m-around--xx-large">
        <div class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-align_absolute-center">
            Welcome to Biswajeet Samal's Blog
        </div>
    </div>
    <!--Component End-->
</aura:component>

Auto Close Salesforce Ligthning QuickAction Modal

Lightning Component:

<!--demo.cmp-->
<aura:component implements="force:lightningQuickActionWithoutHeader">
    <aura:html tag="style">
        .cuf-content {
        padding: 0 0rem !important;
        }
        .slds-p-around--medium {
        padding: 0rem !important;
        }       
        .slds-modal__content{
        overflow-y:hidden !important;
        height:unset !important;
        max-height:unset !important;
        }
    </aura:html>
    
    <!--Handler-->
    <aura:handler name="init" value="{!this}" action="{!c.doInit}" />
    <aura:handler event="aura:doneRendering" action="{!c.doneRendering}"/>
    
    <!--Component Start-->
    <div class="slds-m-around--xx-large">
        <div class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-align_absolute-center">
            Loading...
        </div>
    </div>
    <!--Component End-->
</aura:component>

Lightning JS Controller:

({
    doInit : function(component, event, helper) {
        //Write your code to execute, before close the quick action modal
    },
    
    doneRendering: function(cmp, event, helper) {
        $A.get("e.force:closeQuickAction").fire();
    }
})