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Apex Tip: Simplest way to detect Salesforce 1

If you are working to adapt or create a Visualforce page for Salesforce 1, you would know that you need to detect what type of client application (mobile or desktop) is doing the request.

You would need that in order to avoid certain apex:tags that are not compatible with Salesforce1, to change the layout and look and feel and code some special lines like replace links by sforce.one.navigateToSObject(objectId);

After some research I’ve found those nice methods to detect what type of client is requesting the page

Client side (Javascript):

 

Server-side (Apex):

 

About Martin Borthiry

I’m a fully trained and qualified software engineer with more than 15 years of varied experience, specialized in frontend performance, web developing , cloud computing, salesforce, as well as CRM functionalties and Social Networks. Specialties: Salesforce.com Platform & Web Performance Optimization. Salesforce.com Developer and Administrator Certified. Senior Frontend, Javascript and HTML5. Heavy Ajax WebApps Mobile WebApps – Phonegap Webapps Developer (Php/Django/Python) Team Work & Managment

Apex Tip: How to remove the action column on standard related List

Many customers ask to remove the actions (Edit, Del) from related list and the natural way to solve that is by removing Edit and Del permission on the profile.

However sometimes you need that the user have those permissions. For instance, when the user trigger a web service that update the record.

So, here the magic, using a simple line of jQuery:

Where lContacts is the ID of the related list.

Of course this need to add javascript to the page and hence it’s only possible to be used on visualforce.

Enjoy :)

About Martin Borthiry

I’m a fully trained and qualified software engineer with more than 15 years of varied experience, specialized in frontend performance, web developing , cloud computing, salesforce, as well as CRM functionalties and Social Networks. Specialties: Salesforce.com Platform & Web Performance Optimization. Salesforce.com Developer and Administrator Certified. Senior Frontend, Javascript and HTML5. Heavy Ajax WebApps Mobile WebApps – Phonegap Webapps Developer (Php/Django/Python) Team Work & Managment