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Introduction

This page lists all updates and changes to our Avonni Components documentation. Check back often for the latest information on effectively using these components in your Salesforce Flow projects.

We're continually improving our documentation based on your feedback. Thank you for helping us make Avonni Components for Flows even better.

Documentation Updates

June 15, 2024

  • Revamped Interactions Documentation: We've overhauled the Interaction Pane page to understand better interactions and how to utilize them effectively.

  • Streamlined Navigation: Individual interaction pages are now conveniently located under the Interactions Panel in the main site menu for more straightforward navigation.

  • Consolidated Component Listing: All Avonni Components have been moved to the "Screen Components" section for a more organized and intuitive browsing experience.


June 10, 2024

Added information about guest user access to flows that include Avonni Components. Find the details in the Installation and Licenses Management page under the new "Guest User Access" section.


June 9, 2024


May 29, 2024

Avonni Data Table:

  • Enhanced Editing: Updated instructions on how to make table fields editable, now including the new "direct input cell" feature for faster data entry.

  • Linkify Group By Values: New documentation explains how to enable clickable links in group headers for quick access to related records.

New Components & Interactions:

  • Barcode Scanner: Refreshed documentation provides a comprehensive guide on using the improved barcode scanner component.

  • Download Interaction: Learn how to add the new download interaction to your components, enabling users to download data or files.

  • Document Scanner: Discover the capabilities of the new document scanner component and how to integrate it into your flows.

  • NFC Tag Scanner: Explore the documentation for the NFC tag scanner component and leverage its features.

Progress Indicators:

  • Query Value Feature: Updated progress bars and circles documentation details the new query value feature for dynamic progress updates.


May 13, 2024

How to Use the Biometrics Component: Secure your Salesforce Screen Flows on the mobile app with biometric authentication (fingerprint or facial recognition)


May 10, 2024

How to Use the CSV Parser Component (101 Tutorial): Learn how to import and process CSV data within your screen flows seamlessly.


April 30, 2024

We are introducing our new video tutorial page! Find a comprehensive listing of Avonni component tutorials on our YouTube channel.


April 15, 2024 - v5 Update

New Features

Tutorials


April 14, 2024

New Tutorial: Customize Your Progress Indicators

Learn how to master the "Progress Type" variable within the Avonni progress indicator component. With this tutorial, you'll gain the following knowledge:

  • Variable Creation: Step-by-step guidance on setting up the "Progress Type" variable.

  • Default Configuration: Understanding how to establish an initial style (e.g., "horizontal").

  • Variable Utilization: Instructions on integrating the variable into your Avonni design to control the progress indicator style.

  • Style Switching: You can easily switch between supported appearance modes ("horizontal," "path," etc.) by simply adjusting the variable's value.

  • Centralized Control: Discover the power of efficiently managing multiple progress indicators throughout your design from a single location.


April 12, 2024

Time Span Configuration on the Avonni Calendar Updates

  • Enhanced Clarity: The Time Span configuration page has been revised for greater clarity. Explanations and instructions are now more streamlined for improved understanding.

  • Expanded Information: The updated documentation features:

    • In-depth step-by-step guidance on configuring Time Span settings.

    • A wider range of concrete examples tailored to Salesforce use cases.

    • More precise instructions on accessing and adjusting Time Span settings within Avonni Calendar.

  • Goals: These updates help users confidently leverage Time Spans to:

    • Build customized calendar views that perfectly align with their workflows.

    • Visualize Salesforce data in ways that boost productivity and decision-making.


April 11, 2024

Progress Indicator Component Documentation Updates

  • Enhanced Clarity: We've completely rewritten the Progress Indicator component page to provide clearer instructions and explanations for effective use in your screen flows.

  • Expanded Information: The revised documentation now includes more detailed guidance on:

    • Setting the current step (both manually and using flow variables)

    • Configuring user interactions with the component

    • Customizing the appearance with extensive styling option


March 23, 2024

New Tutorial: Dynamically Change Avonni Button Menu Icons in your screen flow

  • Learn how to create a more interactive user experience by updating Avonni Button Menu icons based on user choices. The tutorial covers formula creation and linking formulas to the button menu.


March 19, 2024

New Tutorial: Take control of your map markers.

  • We've added a guide on customizing map markers on the Avonni Map. Learn to change their appearance and link them to specific data fields.


March 12, 2024

Component Updates:


February 8, 2024

New Content:

  • Setting Calendar Colors According to a field value: Visually enhance the Avonni calendar! This new tutorial teaches you to color-code Avonni Calendar entries based on event types, project statuses, or any custom field. Quickly differentiate items at a glance for improved organization and usability.


February 4, 2024

New Content:

Updated Content:

  • Enhanced Avonni Calendar Documentation: A new section on 'Optimizing Calendar Appearance' has been introduced, offering guidance on refining the Avonni Calendar's visual presentation.

  • Enhancements to Visual Picker Components: Documentation now includes instructions on setting a maximum range selection for both the Vertical Visual Picker and the standard Visual Picker, allowing for more precise control over user selections


January 31, 2024

New Content


January 18, 2024

New Content: Setting Up Dynamic Content on the Expandable Section with Reactive Screens

  • Tutorial information: Discover how to reveal components based on Reactive Screens when users open a section, ensuring a clutter-free and intuitive user experience.

Updated Section: Installation and License Management

  • Comprehensive Update: We've restructured the Installation page to incorporate a new section focused on Avonni license management. This enhancement ensures a smooth setup and operational experience with Avonni components in your Salesforce environment.


January 12, 2024

Updated Section: Using the CSV Parser Component in Screen Flows

  • Detailed Guidance: We've thoroughly reworked the documentation for the CSV Parser component. This update provides in-depth information on correctly setting up and using the CSV Parser within your screen flows.


January 11, 2024

Updated: How to Use the Query Data Source Page

  • Reworked Content: Comprehensive page overhaul to include more detailed information on setting up reactivity within query data. The content has been refined for clarity and depth, making it more accessible to users of all skill levels.

  • New Step-by-Step Tutorials: Added practical, step-by-step tutorials to guide users through implementing reactive queries. These tutorials are designed to enhance understanding and ease of application.

  • Illustrative Examples: Introduced a variety of real-world examples to demonstrate the principles of reactive query setup in different scenarios. These examples aim to provide clear, practical insights into applying the concepts.

  • Enhanced User Experience: The page has been restructured for better navigation and engagement, ensuring users can easily find and understand the necessary information.


January 10, 2024

New Use Case Added: Building a Unified Marketing Campaign Timeline

  • Context and Challenge: This new section explores the challenges faced by a marketing agency struggling with complex campaign management and limited technical resources. It sets the stage for understanding the need for a more efficient system.

  • Solution Overview: We detail the agency's transition to a user-friendly, no-code system, highlighting the integration of Salesforce with the Avonni Calendar component. This combination is showcased as a strategic solution to the agency's challenges.


January 8, 2024

Updated Content: How to Use the Query Data Source

  • Enhancements Overview: We have comprehensively reworked the "How to Use the Query Data Source" page to enhance clarity and readability. This update makes navigating and understanding the content more straightforward, ensuring a better learning experience.

  • New Additions:

    • Hint Information on Reactivity: A new section provides hints and tips on effectively using the Query Data Source with Reactivity. This addition is designed to help users fully leverage the dynamic capabilities of Avonni Components with Reactivity.


January 3, 2024

New Use Case Added: Account Management

  • Overview: We've introduced a comprehensive tutorial on creating a dynamic Account Management Component using Avonni Components in a screen flow. This guide is tailored for Salesforce administrators and technical architects aiming to enhance their user interface with efficient, real-time data interaction.

  • Key Highlights: Learn how to integrate dynamic components into your Salesforce environment, ensuring seamless data flow and user interaction.

List Component Page Enhancement: Detailed Field Attributes Setup

  • Update Overview: We've enriched the List Component page with comprehensive information about the setup process concerning field attributes.

  • Key Details:

    • Field Attributes Section: This newly added section defines the number of columns each field will occupy within the container. This addition offers granular control over the layout and appearance of your list content.

    • Benefits: By customizing these field attributes, you can significantly enhance the readability, alignment, and responsiveness of your list across different screen sizes.

    • For Whom: This update is invaluable for users looking to fine-tune the visual presentation of their lists in Salesforce using Avonni Components.


December 18, 2023

Installation Page Update: Added Section on Assigning Permissions

  • New Addition: We've updated our installation page to include a new section titled "Step-by-Step Guide: Assigning Avonni Components Permissions in Salesforce."

  • Importance of the Update: This guide is crucial for ensuring the successful integration of Avonni Components in your Salesforce org. It provides detailed instructions on assigning the 'Avonni Flow Screen Components' permission sets to the relevant users.

  • Who Should Read: This update is significant for Salesforce administrators responsible for setting up and maintaining Avonni Components in their organization.


December 13, 2023

Version 4.1 Update: Expanded Content and New Components

  • New Components:

  • Enhanced Features:

    • Input Pen: Discover improved document management capabilities.

    • Combobox: Check out the updated feature regarding the controlling values.

New Page Added: Learn the Basics

  • Overview: Introducing our new "Learn the Basics" page, a foundational guide designed to unlock the full potential of Avonni Components within Salesforce Flows. This page is tailored for users of all levels, providing an essential starting point for those new to Avonni Components and a refresher for seasoned users.


December 12, 2023

New Use Case Added: 'Today's Accounts to Visit' Screen Flow

  • Focus of This Tutorial: This new tutorial is dedicated to enhancing the daily workflow of Sales Representatives. It guides you through creating a 'Today's Accounts to Visit' screen flow.

Updated Quickstart Guide: Avonni Components for Salesforce Flows

  • What’s New: Our Avonni Components Quickstart Guide has undergone a significant update, making it more comprehensive, detailed, and user-friendly.

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