Tag Archives: Apex Class

Show required symbol in apex:inputText

Controller:

public with sharing class Sample { 

    public String name {Get;set;}
    
    public Sample() {
    
    }
}

Visualforce Page:

<apex:page controller="Sample">
    <apex:form >
        <apex:pageBlock >
            <apex:pageBlockSection >
                <apex:pageBlockSectionItem >
                    <apex:outputLabel value="Name"/>
                    <apex:outputPanel styleClass="requiredInput" layout="block" >
                        <apex:outputPanel styleClass="requiredBlock" layout="block"/>
                        <apex:inputText value="{!name}" required="true"/> 
                    </apex:outputpanel>
                </apex:pageBlockSectionItem>
            </apex:pageBlockSection>
        </apex:pageBlock>
    </apex:form>
</apex:page>

Output:

Convert Salesforce sObject Record To JSON

Apex Class:

public class ConvertsObjectToJSON
{
    //Return the JSON string from record Id
    public static string getJsonFromSObject(Id recordId)
    {
        String jsonData = '';
        try{
            if(String.isNotBlank(recordId))
            {
                String sObjectFields = '';
                
                //Get sObject Name
                String objName = recordId.getSObjectType().getDescribe().getName();
                
                //Getting the fields information
                Map<String, Schema.sObjectField> sObjectFieldMap = Schema.getGlobalDescribe().get(objName).getDescribe().fields.getMap();
                
                //Map key is the field API name and value is the field data type.
                Map<String, String> fieldMap = new Map<String, String>();
                
                for(Schema.SObjectField sfield: sObjectFieldMap.Values()){
                    Schema.DescribeFieldResult fieldDesc = sfield.getDescribe();
                    fieldMap.put(fieldDesc.getName(), fieldDesc.getType().name());
                }
                
                //Create query with all fields
                for(String field: fieldMap.keySet()){
                    sObjectFields += field+',';
                }
                sObjectFields = sObjectFields.removeEnd(',');
                
                //Dynamic SOQL Query with all fields
                String soqlQuery = 'SELECT '+ sObjectFields +' FROM '+objName+' WHERE Id =: recordId';
                
                //Execute the SOQL query
                sObject sObj = Database.Query(soqlQuery);
                
                //Create JSON
                JSONGenerator gen = JSON.createGenerator(true);
                gen.writeStartArray();
                gen.writeStartObject();
                gen.writeFieldName('attributes');
                gen.writeStartObject();
                gen.writeStringField('type', objName);
                gen.writeEndObject();
                gen.writeFieldName('fields');
                gen.writeStartObject();
                
                for(String field: fieldMap.keySet()){
                    if(sObj.get(field) != null){
                        gen.writeStringField(field, String.ValueOf(sObj.get(field)));
                    }
                    else{
                        gen.writeStringField(field, '');
                    }
                }
                
                gen.writeEndObject();
                gen.writeEndObject();
                gen.writeEndArray();
                //Getting the JSON String Data
                jsonData = gen.getAsString();
            }
        }
        catch(Exception ex){
            
        }
        return jsonData;
    }
}

Invoke the method:

String jsonData = ConvertsObjectToJSON.getJsonFromSObject('001B000000pA7sV');
system.debug('jsonData-' + jsonData);