What is inline editing in LOV?
- Inline editing in LOV is an additional feature that platform provides.
What's big deal about it?
- Inline Editing of LOV provides you the ability to update the existing data in the datasource object.
When do we use it?
- When you want to edit the data on the fly.
Steps to implement inline editing feature in LOV
- Goto Customize Page
- Select the Lov Field which is already existing in Page Layout.Click New icon on the top left corner to add LovEditContainer.
- Add the LovEditContainer as follows
- Now add the required fields below the Lov Edit Container.
- Save the changes and go to preview page.
- Now when you click on the Lov, a popup with an additional button will be displayed(Verify Details and Select).
For editing a record in LOV, you need select the record and click on "Verify Details & Select " button then you will see the screen as below
- Now you can edit the values and click Apply & Select to save and select the existing record.
Properties Of LOV Edit Container
1. Edit Button Text : It is the text that appears on the edit button of LOVContainer.