Friday, June 28, 2019

How to Delete multiple selected records in Lightning Datatable in lightning web components(lwc)

This post explains how to delete multiple selected records in lightning datatable in lightning web components(lwc)



Example
deleteRowsInDatatableLWC.html
<template>
     <lightning-card title="Delete Selected Rows in Datatable" icon-name="standard:contact" > <br/>
        <div style="width: auto;">
            <template if:true={data}>
                    <div class="slds-grid slds-gutters">
                            <div class="slds-col">
                              <span><p style="margin-left: 5%">Selected Records: <b style="color:red;">{recordsCount}</b></p></span>
                            </div>
                            <div class="slds-col">
                                <span>                    
                                    <lightning-button label={buttonLabel}
                                                      icon-name="utility:delete"
                                                      disabled={isTrue}
                                                      variant="destructive" 
                                                      onclick={deleteAccounts}
                                                      style="margin-left: 40%"></lightning-button>
                                </span>
                            </div>
                        </div><br/>

                    <lightning-datatable data={data}
                                     columns={columns}
                                     key-field="id"
                                     onrowselection={getSelectedRecords}></lightning-datatable>
            </template>

        </div>
    </lightning-card>   
</template>
deleteRowsInDatatableLWC.js
import {LightningElement, track, wire} from 'lwc';

// importing apex class methods
import getContacts from '@salesforce/apex/LWCExampleController.getContacts';
import delSelectedCons from '@salesforce/apex/LWCExampleController.deleteContacts';

// importing to show toast notifictions
import {ShowToastEvent} from 'lightning/platformShowToastEvent';

// importing to refresh the apex after delete the records.
import {refreshApex} from '@salesforce/apex';

// datatable columns
const columns = [
    {
        label: 'FirstName',
        fieldName: 'FirstName'
    }, {
        label: 'LastName',
        fieldName: 'LastName'
    }, {
        label: 'Phone',
        fieldName: 'Phone',
        type: 'phone'
    }, {
        label: 'Email',
        fieldName: 'Email',
        type: 'email'
    }
];

export default class DeleteRowsInDatatableLWC extends LightningElement {
    // reactive variable
    @track data;
    @track columns = columns;
    @track buttonLabel = 'Delete Selected Contacts';
    @track isTrue = false;
    @track recordsCount = 0;

    // non-reactive variables
    selectedRecords = [];
    refreshTable;
    error;

    // retrieving the data using wire service
    @wire(getContacts)
    contacts(result) {
        this.refreshTable = result;
        if (result.data) {
            this.data = result.data;
            this.error = undefined;

        } else if (result.error) {
            this.error = result.error;
            this.data = undefined;
        }
    }


    // Getting selected rows 
    getSelectedRecords(event) {
        // getting selected rows
        const selectedRows = event.detail.selectedRows;
        
        this.recordsCount = event.detail.selectedRows.length;

        // this set elements the duplicates if any
        let conIds = new Set();

        // getting selected record id
        for (let i = 0; i < selectedRows.length; i++) {
            conIds.add(selectedRows[i].Id);
        }

        // coverting to array
        this.selectedRecords = Array.from(conIds);

        window.console.log('selectedRecords ====> ' +this.selectedRecords);
    }


    // delete records process function
    deleteAccounts() {
        if (this.selectedRecords) {
            // setting values to reactive variables
            this.buttonLabel = 'Processing....';
            this.isTrue = true;

            // calling apex class to delete selected records.
            this.deleteCons();
        }
    }


    deleteCons() {
        delSelectedCons({lstConIds: this.selectedRecords})
        .then(result => {
            window.console.log('result ====> ' + result);

            this.buttonLabel = 'Delete Selected Contacts';
            this.isTrue = false;

            // showing success message
            this.dispatchEvent(
                new ShowToastEvent({
                    title: 'Success!!', 
                    message: this.recordsCount + ' Contacts are deleted.', 
                    variant: 'success'
                }),
            );
            
            // Clearing selected row indexs 
            this.template.querySelector('lightning-datatable').selectedRows = [];

            this.recordsCount = 0;

            // refreshing table data using refresh apex
            return refreshApex(this.refreshTable);

        })
        .catch(error => {
            window.console.log(error);
            this.dispatchEvent(
                new ShowToastEvent({
                    title: 'Error while getting Contacts', 
                    message: error.message, 
                    variant: 'error'
                }),
            );
        });
    }  

}
deleteRowsInDatatableLWC.js-meta.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<LightningComponentBundle xmlns="http://soap.sforce.com/2006/04/metadata" fqn="DeleteRowsInDatatableLWC">
    <apiVersion>46.0</apiVersion>
    <isExposed>true</isExposed>
    <targets>
        <target>lightning__AppPage</target>
        <target>lightning__RecordPage</target>
        <target>lightning__HomePage</target>
    </targets>
</LightningComponentBundle>
Apex Class
public inherited sharing class LWCExampleController {

    @AuraEnabled(Cacheable = true)
    public static List<Contact> getContacts(){
        return [SELECT Id, FirstName,LastName, Phone, Email FROM Contact ORDER BY Name limit 10];
    }
    
    @AuraEnabled
    public static void deleteContacts(list<Id> lstConIds){
        try {
            list<Contact> lstConsToDelete = new list<Contact>();
            System.debug('lstConIds ====> '+lstConIds);
            for(Id idCon : lstConIds) {
                lstConsToDelete.add(new Contact(Id = idCon));
            }
            if(!lstConsToDelete.isEmpty()) {
                delete lstConsToDelete;
            }
        }
        catch(Exception ex) {
            throw new AuraHandledException(ex.getMessage());
        }
    }
}
Output


1 comment:

  1. Hi, how would you make the contact list specific to a the account that the user was on?

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