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Custom Search Bar in Salesforce Using Lightning Web Component

What is Salesforce Lightning Web Component?

Lightning components use two programming models, Lightning Web Components and the original model, Aura Components. Lightning Web Components are an updated web standards-based framework method that uses core Web Components standards and provides what’s necessary to perform well in the Salesforce supported browsers. 

Salesforce Lightning web components are the custom HTML elements built using HTML and modern JavaScript. They are lightweight and deliver exceptional performance.

Record Search Functionality in Salesforce Lightning Web Component

Let’s create a custom search bar that allows you to search for anything by name on standard contact sobjects records by clicking on the “Search” button. The custom search component queries several objects and returns records that match your search term.

How to create custom Record Search Functionality in Salesforce Lightning Web Component?

STEP 1:

  • Search standard contact sobject records with a lightning input field

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  • Hit the Search Button.

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  • A list of Search contact records is displayed

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STEP 2: Start with a super simple controller

STEP 3: Create LWC HTML file

STEP 4: Create a LWC JavaScript file

Step 5: customSearchSobjectLWC.js-meta.xml

Conclusion:

Creating custom record search functionality in the salesforce lightning web component is easier than ever. Hope this article helps! If you have any queries or concerns or if you would like to add value to this piece, please reach out to us at sales@hicglobalsolutions.com.

About the Author



Piyush Singhal

Co-Founder, Director | HIC Global Soutions | Salesforce Consultant | AppExchange Strategist

An outcome-oriented technology leader with a global outlook, Piyush has over 8 years of experience in Project Execution, SDLC Planning, Salesforce, CRM, Salesforce Mobile, and Force.com. Piyush, a seasoned

Salesforce professional, started HIC Global Solutions in 2015 after filling senior development positions at front-running company names in the Salesforce development industry. He looks forward to challenging Salesforce development tasks, delivering novel apps for AppExchange listings, and forging global partnerships through working with the passionate people.


About the Author



Piyush Singhal

Co-Founder, Director | HIC Global Soutions | Salesforce Consultant | AppExchange Strategist

An outcome-oriented technology leader with a global outlook, Piyush has over 8 years of experience in Project Execution, SDLC Planning, Salesforce, CRM, Salesforce Mobile, and Force.com. Piyush, a

seasoned Salesforce professional, started HIC Global Solutions in 2015 after filling senior development positions at front-running company names in the Salesforce development industry. He looks forward to challenging Salesforce development tasks, delivering novel apps for AppExchange listings, and forging global partnerships through working with the passionate people.