Add new button on list view

Last Updated on November 12, 2017 by Rakesh Gupta

New Button

Many times you come across the requirement to add button on list view page for some objects ( Here I am talking about Account Object).

Export To Excel
Export To Excel

To Add button like I mentioned in the above screenshot, Navigate to Name | Setup | App Setup  |Customize | Accounts | Buttons, Links and Actions and then click on New Button or Link. Fill details, you can take help from below screenshot.

Export To Excel Button
Export To Excel Button

Fill the form LabelName, In Display Type Select “List Button”, Select Behavior as per your choice and in Content Source Select VisualForce Page that you want to open when you click on this button then Click on Save.

Next add this button to list view, to do this Go to “Search Layouts” for Accounts, then edit ” Accounts List View ” and add “Export To Excel” button to selected list buttons.

Add button to list view
Add button to list view

Now navigate to Account Tab and cheers….

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