Like we do for Apex, now we can also add some unit tests to our UI components. Making sure our component does not break and also preventing errors on real time coding.
uiObjectInfoApi api will allow us to retrieve the available metadata about a specific object. Like object label, fields, recordtypes etc… all that and without writing a single line of APEX.
The UI base component of lightning data table allow you to have a full functioning data table with Salesforce Lightning Design System (SLDS).
All we need to do is to configure the data and columns based on the data payload and voila.
This article will try to give some practical examples and the TDLR; of the documentation.
Exploring the data table functions here will be useful to start using the native functionality that comes with this great magical component.
Custom metadata type object is customisable, deployable, packageable and upgradeable application metadata.
- It can be really useful to use them as configurable settings for our components.
There are many use cases where we want or need a certain “placeholder” functionality or we want to have a certain configurable settings functionality per installation of your app.