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Visualforce Developer's Guide by W.A.Chamil Madusanka

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Chapter 4. Visualforce Custom Components

Salesforce has a large collection of standard Visualforce components such as <apex:detail>, <apex:pageBlock>, <apex:pageBlockTable>, and <apex:relatedList>. They are ready to be used in Visualforce pages, and the Force.com platform allows us to build our own Visualforce components which can be used in Visualforce pages.

This chapter serves as an overview of Visualforce custom components and further explains how to create a custom component. This chapter covers the following topics:

  • Understanding Visualforce custom components
  • How to create and use a custom component in a Visualforce page
  • Custom attributes and custom controllers

Let's build our own Visualforce custom components.

Understanding Visualforce custom ...

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