Lightning Components in Community Builder
In Salesforce winter'20 release, the Tile Menu component is now available in general. Along with this, there are some other features added like customization of the record list component’s header to add list actions, charts, object names, and more. And, the users, who don’t want to show their profile picture, can hide it.
In this blog, let’s discuss the Tile Menu Component in detail –
# Lighten up your community with Tile Menu -
Tile Menu component can be used in the Community Builder to add an impressive navigation experience in Customer Account Portals. When setting up the tile menu, you should consider the following:
€. To create or modify tile menu items:
€. Click on Lightning Components in the left pane and drag a Tile Menu on your Community Page.
€. Select the Tile Menu component from the page.
€. Click on ‘Edit Default Navigation’.
€. Click on ‘Add Menu Item’.
€. Enter the name you want to use in the Tile Menu.
€. Then select the type from the following options:
£. Community Page – It can be used to link the page inside your community.
£. External URL – It can be used to create a link to a URL outside of your community.
£. Global Action - Adds a global action to your image.
£. Salesforce Object – Objects that are included - Accounts, Contacts, Opportunities, Cases, Reports, Dashboards, Campaigns, Products, Contracts, Groups, Orders, Leads, Price books, Quotes, Tasks, Work orders, and any custom objects.
€. You can also click on Optional, to upload an image that you want to associate with your link.
€. And, click on Save Menu button.
€. In the top right corner, click on ‘Publish’ to publish the changes in your Community.