How to Activate and Add Salesforce Lightning component on Community experience

By | December 30, 2020

In this blog, we will discuss how to create and activate the Community experience in Salesforce. Salesforce provides the framework in which you can manage or build a custom portal for a specific set of customers, partners, and employees. It will give a rich interface for the brand management and customer portal also user can manage the community portal from the mobile, Tablets as well as from Desktop.

Activating the Salesforce Lightning Component for community experience.

Initially we need to activate the Salesforce lightning community experience for Salesforce org. below are the steps to activation

  • Firstly, log in to Salesforce org.
  • Secondly, navigate to “Setup
Salesforce Setup
Salesforce Setup
  • Thirdly, go to the “Quick” find box and search for “All Communities”.
All Communities
All Communities
  • After that, click on “New Community”
New Community
New Community
  • Firstly, choose a community experience theme as per the desired appearance and behaviour.
Community Experience
Community Experience
  • Once selected the Theme, click on “Get Started
  • Finally, enter a (desired) “Name”
Community Name
Community Name
  • Once the setup is completed, it will navigate to the “Community Builder”. After that, it provides you below Options using those options you can swiftly modify the user experience.
    1. Component: To manage the custom and Standard component
    2. Theme: To Manage themes and UI based Styling
    3. Page Structure: To Manage the community content
    4. Setting: To manage administrative Settings
Community Builder
Community Builder

Displaying the Salesforce Lightning Component for community experience.

Moreover, to view the component on the community builder you need to implement the “forceCommunity:availableForAllPageTypes” interface of Salesforce lightning component bundle.

Lightning Interface
Lightning Interface

Once you implement the interface you can view the same component in Community Builders component Option.

Component On Comunity Builder
Component On Comunity Builder

Finally, drag the component to community page and you can now set its property URL to navigate to web site. In conclusion, once ready to publish these changes, one must preview this community page

Drag Component
Drag Component

Once you publish the web site Salesforce will give you status notification along with URL and you can use that for your business process. For more information kindly refer the following Salesforce Article.

In conclusion, we hope that using the details mentioned in the blog, you are successfully activate the Products in Salesforce. If you still have queries or any related problem, don’t hesitate to contact us at salesforce@greytrix.com.

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