Create Button Menu with Custom dropdown with a list of actions/functions and display selected value when you click on list option uses of ‘lightning-button-menu’ tag element in Salesforce lightning web component – LWC | Set the value of ‘lightning-button-menu’ drop-down menu button and show/hide the content’s on-selected link of list option in Salesforce LWC – Lightning Web Component (Salesforce)

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Hey guys, today in this post we are going to learn about Create Button Menu with Custom dropdown with a list of actions/functions and display selected value when you click on list option uses of ‘lightning-button-menu’ tag element in Salesforce lightning web component – LWC.

A lightning-button-menu component represents a button that displays a dropdown menu of actions or functions when you click it.

The menu closes when you click away from it, and it also closes and puts the focus back on the button when you select a menu item.

Use lightning-menu-item components nested in lightning-button-menu to specify the menu items for the button menu. To know more details about lightning-button-menu, Click Here.

 

 

Files we used to Button Menu with Custom Dropdown in Salesforce LWC →

buttonMenuLwc LWc HTML File Template HTML file to Button Menu with Custom dropdown in Salesforce Lightning Web Component (LWC)
buttonMenuLwc.js LWC JavaScript File It’s hold the list of actions/functions and display selected value when you click in Salesforce LWC..
buttonMenuLwc.js-meta.xml XML Meta File It is used to where this lightning web component file you want to display as lightning__AppPage, lightning__RecordPage, lightning__HomePage.
buttonMenuLwcApp.app Lightning Application It is used for call the component and preview on browser.

Final Output →

dropdown with lightning button menu in lwc -- w3web.net

 

 

You can download file directly from github by Click Here.

 
 

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Create Lightning Web Component HTML →

Step 1:- Create Lightning Web Component : buttonMenuLwc.html

SFDX:Lightning Web Component >> New >> buttonMenuLwc.html

buttonMenuLwc.html [Lightning Web Component HTML]

  1.   <template>
  2. <lightning-card>
  3.     <div class="slds-m-around_medium" style="width:70%;"> 
  4.         <h3 class="slds-text-heading_medium"><lightning-icon icon-name="custom:custom88" size="small"></lightning-icon> <strong style="color:#270086; font-size:13px; margin-right:5px;"> Create Button Menu with Custom OnSelect Behavior in Lightning Web Component (LWC) </strong></h3>
  5.         <br/>
  6.  
  7. <div class="slds-m-top_medium slds-m-bottom_x-large">
  8.  
  9.     <div class="slds-p-around_medium lgc-bg">
  10.         <lightning-button-menu alternative-text="Show menu" variant="border-filled" onselect={handleOnselect}>
  11.             <lightning-menu-item value="integration" label="Integration"></lightning-menu-item>
  12.             <lightning-menu-item value="salesforceLWC" label="Salesforce LWC"></lightning-menu-item>
  13.             <lightning-menu-item value="auraComponent" label="Aura Component"></lightning-menu-item>
  14.             <lightning-menu-item value="salesforceTrigger" label="Salesforce Trigger"></lightning-menu-item>            
  15.         </lightning-button-menu>
  16.  
  17.         <span style=" display:inline-block; margin-left:10px;">The value of the menu item you <strong> Selected is:- </strong> <span class="slds-text-heading_small" style="color:#ff0000; font-weight:bold;">{selectedItemValue} →</span></span>
  18.     </div>
  19.  
  20.  
  21.     <div class="slds-col slds-size_10-of-12">
  22.         <template if:true={integrationVal}>
  23.             <h3 class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-text-color--error"><strong><a href="https://www.w3web.net/aws-s3-integration-step-by-step-in-salesforce/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Salesforce IntegrationVal</a></strong></h3> 
  24.             <p>How to Integrate Amazon S3 into Salesforce Uses of Named Credentials and checked the results Status=OK, StatusCode=200 after connected Amazon AWS S3 through the anonymous window in Salesforce | Integrate aws s3 using named credentials in Salesforce. <span class="readMore"><a href="https://www.w3web.net/aws-s3-integration-step-by-step-in-salesforce/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">more...</a></span></p>
  25.  
  26.         </template>
  27.  
  28.  
  29.         <template if:true={salesforceLWCVal}>
  30.             <h3 class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-text-color--error"><strong><a href="https://www.w3web.net/lwc-fetch-picklist-values-without-apex-in-salesforce/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Salesforce LWC</a></strong></h3> 
  31.             <p>Retrieve picklist values dynamically of Opportunity Object without apex class using ‘uiObjectInfoApi’ property and displaying the selected pick-list value in Salesforce Lightning Component — LWC. <span class="readMore"><a href="https://www.w3web.net/lwc-fetch-picklist-values-without-apex-in-salesforce/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">more...</a></span></p>
  32.  
  33.         </template>
  34.  
  35.  
  36.         <template if:true={auraComponentVal}>
  37.             <h3 class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-text-color--error"><strong><a href="https://www.w3web.net/tutorial/lightning-component/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Aura Component</a></strong></h3> 
  38.             <p>The Lightning Component framework is a UI framework for developing web apps for mobile and desktop devices. It's a modern framework for building single-page applications with dynamic, responsive user interfaces for Lightning Platform apps. To live demo project learn  <span class="readMore"><a href="https://www.w3web.net/tutorial/lightning-component/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">more...</a></span></p> 
  39.  
  40.         </template>
  41.  
  42.         <template if:true={salesforceTriggerVal}>
  43.             <h3 class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-text-color--error"><strong><a href="https://www.w3web.net/trigger-to-update-account-phone-with-contact-phone/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Salesforce Trigger</a></strong></h3> 
  44.             <p> today in this post we are going to learn about How to Write a trigger to update parent account phone number when ever the contact phone number is updated using trigger handler and helper class in Salesforce.</p> 
  45.             <p><strong>Real time scenarios:-</strong> Write a trigger on Contact to update the parent Account Phone number when ever the Contact Phone is updated through trigger handler and helper class in Salesforce. <span class="readMore"><a href="https://www.w3web.net/trigger-to-update-account-phone-with-contact-phone/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">more...</a></span></p>    
  46.         </template>
  47.  
  48.   </div>
  49.  
  50.   <br/><br/>
  51.   <!--Start RelatedTopics Section-->
  52. <div style="border:1px #ddd solid; padding:10px; background:#eee; margin:40px 0;">
  53.  
  54.       <p data-aura-rendered-by="435:0"><img src="https://www.w3web.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/thumbsUpLike.png" width="25" height="25" style="vertical-align:top; margin-right:10px;" data-aura-rendered-by="436:0"><strong data-aura-rendered-by="437:0"><span style="font-size:16px; font-style:italic; display:inline-block; margin-right:5px;">Don't forget to check out:-</span><a href="https://www.w3web.net/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="text-decoration:none;" data-aura-rendered-by="440:0">An easy way to learn step-by-step online free Salesforce tutorial, To know more Click  <span style="color:#ff8000; font-size:18px;" data-aura-rendered-by="442:0">Here..</span></a></strong></p>
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  67.       </div>
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  69.       <div style="width: 50%; float:left; display:inline-block">
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  76.               </ul>
  77.           </div>
  78.          <div style="clear:both;"></div> 
  79.          <br/>
  80.           <div class="youtubeIcon">
  81.               <a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCW62gTen2zniILj9xE6LmOg" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"><img src="https://www.w3web.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/youtubeIcon.png" width="25" height="25" style="vertical-align:top; margin-right:10px;"/> <strong>TechW3web:-</strong> To know more, Use this <span style="color: #ff8000; font-weight: bold;">Link</span> </a>
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  86.  
  87. <!--End RelatedTopics Section-->
  88.  
  89. </div>
  90. </div>
  91. </lightning-card>
  92. </template>

Create Lightning Web Component JavaScript →

Step 2:- Create Lightning Web Component : buttonMenuLwc.js

SFDX:Lightning Web Component >> New >> buttonMenuLwc.js

buttonMenuLwc.js [LWC JavaScript File]

  1.   import { LightningElement,track } from 'lwc';
  2.  
  3. export default class ButtonMenuLwc extends LightningElement {
  4.     @track integrationVal = false;
  5.     @track salesforceLWCVal = false;
  6.     @track auraComponentVal = false;
  7.     @track salesforceTriggerVal = false;
  8.  
  9.     selectedItemValue;
  10.  
  11.     handleOnselect(event) {
  12.         this.selectedItemValue = event.detail.value;
  13.  
  14.         if (this.selectedItemValue == 'integration'){
  15.             this.integrationVal = true;
  16.         }else{
  17.             this.integrationVal = false;
  18.         }
  19.  
  20.         if (this.selectedItemValue == 'salesforceLWC'){
  21.             this.salesforceLWCVal = true;
  22.         }else{
  23.             this.salesforceLWCVal = false;
  24.         }
  25.  
  26.         if (this.selectedItemValue == 'auraComponent'){
  27.             this.auraComponentVal = true;
  28.         }else{
  29.             this.auraComponentVal = false;
  30.         }
  31.         if (this.selectedItemValue == 'salesforceTrigger'){
  32.             this.salesforceTriggerVal = true;
  33.         }else{
  34.             this.salesforceTriggerVal = false;
  35.         }
  36.  
  37.     }
  38.  
  39. }

Create Component Style CSS →

Step 3:- Create Lightning Web Component : buttonMenuLwc.css

SFDX:Lightning Web Component >> New >> buttonMenuLwc.css

buttonMenuLwc.css [Style CSS]

  1.   .lgc-bg {
  2.     background-color: rgb(242, 242, 242);
  3. }
  4.  
  5. .lgc-bg-inverse {
  6.     background-color: rgb(22, 50, 92);
  7. }

Create Lightning Web Component Meta XML →

Step 4:- Create Lightning Web Component : buttonMenuLwc.js-meta.xml

SFDX:Lightning Web Component >> New >> buttonMenuLwc.js-meta.xml

buttonMenuLwc.js-meta.xml [LWC Meta Data XML]

  1.   <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
  2. <LightningComponentBundle xmlns="http://soap.sforce.com/2006/04/metadata">
  3.     <apiVersion>45.0</apiVersion>
  4.     <isExposed>true</isExposed>
  5.     <targets> 
  6.         <target>lightning__AppPage</target>
  7.         <target>lightning__RecordPage</target>
  8.         <target>lightning__HomePage</target>
  9.     </targets>
  10. </LightningComponentBundle>

Create Lightning Application →

Step 5:- Create Lightning Application : buttonMenuLwcApp.app

From Developer Console >> File >> New >> Lightning Application

buttonMenuLwcApp.app [Component Application File]

  1.    <aura:application extends="force:slds">
  2.     <c:buttonMenuLwc/>
  3. </aura:application>

 
dropdown with lightning button menu in lwc -- w3web.net
 

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A lightning:button component represents a button element that executes an action in a controller. Clicking the button triggers the client-side controller method set for on click. Buttons can be either a label only, label and icon, body only, or body and icon.

What is variant in lightning button?

Base component variants correspond to blueprint variations in Lightning Design System. Variants change the appearance of a component and are controlled by the variant attribute.

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To find the local ID for a component in JavaScript, use cmp. getLocalId().

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