The Lightning Component modern framework is a User Interface framework to develop dynamic web apps for mobile and desktop devices. As is the case with each release, the latest Spring’21 release is packed with rich features including, the newly added Lightning Component features!
Currently, the Spring’21 release is under the pre-release program. On the and 08th & 09th of January, Sandboxes will be upgraded, as a result, your organization will get the look and feel of Spring’21 release. In case you have not read the entire 491 pages of Salesforce Spring’21 release notes, check out the Spring’21 release quick summary written by me.
I combed through the release notes and highlighted the added capabilities to the Lightning Component features. Believe me, it was hard to stop at just five! To kick things off, here is my take on the coolest Lightning Component features from the Spring’21 release.
- Create a Lightning Web Component Action (Pilot):- Create a Lightning web component (LWC) and use it as a quick action. Lightning web component actions work side by side on your pages along with Lightning component and Visualforce actions. LWC actions offer advantages such as the ability to easily customize headers and footers and to create actions that have no UI representation. Read the rest of this entry!