A custom tab is used to display the object data or other contents embedded in the application. Custom tabs have a unique tab style. We can choose the color and icon for the tab.
The following screenshot shows the different types of tabs:
We cannot create tabs for standard objects. There are three types of custom tabs:
- Custom Object tabs:
- These tabs display the custom object data.
- They provide the options to Create, Read, Update, and Delete (also called CRUD rights) an object.
- The plural name of the object is given to the tab by default.
- Users can see the buttons to
DELETE, or add
NEWrecords on the page layouts, depending on their permissions ...