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March, 2017

adding SSH key using puTTY

Watch this video that explains how to generate SSH key for GitLAB or GitHUB or Bitbucket…     Favorite

Loading message using

  <apex:commabndButton value=”search” action=”{!doSearch}” reRender=”out” status=”mystatus” /> <apex:outputPanel id=”out”> <apex:actionStatus id=”mystatus”> <apex:facet name=”start”> <apex:outputText value=”loading… please wait!”</apex:outputText> </apex:facet> <apex:facet name=”stop”> <!–show the pageblock or etc… –> </apex:facet>   if you want to display the image you can do that instead of <apex:image value=”{!$Resource.loading}”</apex:outputText> Favorite

find the object name by passing id

Id myId = ‘a0141000007TF4D’; system.debug(myId.getSobjectType().getDescribe().getName()); Favorite

apex:actionFunction javascript

  <apex:actionFunction name=”clearFormFn” action=”{!clearForm}” status=”overlayStatus” rerender=”{!$Component.myForm}” /> <apex:actionStatus id=”overlayStatus” onstart=”showOverlay();” onstop=”hideOverlay();”/> public void clearForm() { //more code here…. } <div id=”overlay”></div> <script type=”text/javascript”> Sfdc.onReady(function() { SfdcApp && SfdcApp.Visualforce && SfdcApp.Visualforce.VSManager && SfdcApp.Visualforce.VSManager.vfPrepareForms([“myPage:myForm”]); }); </script> <script type=”text/javascript”> //——————————— // Function to display overlay div //——————————— function showOverlay() { var o = document.getElementById(‘overlay’); = ‘visible’; //create […]

!= null or !isEmpty() ?

Is this in regards to String? If so, I usually use String.isBlank( stringToCheck ). This checks for null, empty and all whitespace. If this is in regards to collections, you might have to check both: if ( myList != null && !myList.isEmpty() ) … If you know that your collection is not null (because you […]


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Invoking HTTP Callouts – GET

I will be using this endpoint link as a test purpose its very simple nothing fancy but the point is to prove how to get connected to this end-point and get access to the data. Step one: Add to the Remote site setting in the Salesforce as shown below. Step two: Create Custom Labels and […]

calling visualforce page from weblink

if(“{!myobject__c.OwnerId}” == “{!$User.Id}”){ window.parent.location.href=’/apex/mypage?id={!myobject__c.Id}’; }else{ alert(“{!$Label.labelalertmessage}”); } Favorite

overriding standard page

<apex:page standardController=”name_of_the_object__c” id=”gp”> <apex:detail subject=”{!name_of_the_object__c.Id}” relatedList=”true” inlineEdit=”true” id=”detailgp”/> <apex:includeScript value=”{!$Resource.JQuery}”/> <script> var j$ = jQuery.noConflict(); j$(“iframe”).each(function(){ j$(this).load(function() { j$(this).height( j$(this).contents().find(“body”).height() ); }); }); </script> </apex:page> Favorite

apexpage message utility

public static PageReference showMessage(String message, String msgType) { ApexPages.Message msg; if(msgType == ‘Error’) { msg = new ApexPages.Message(ApexPages.Severity.ERROR, message); //error } else{ msg = new ApexPages.Message(ApexPages.Severity.INFO, message); //info } ApexPages.addMessage(msg); return null; } To use: <apex:pageMessages ></apex:pageMessages> showMessage(‘At least ‘ + count + ‘ responses required’, ‘Error’); Favorite

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