SkillBuilders Timeline is a free plugin built for apex 5
SkillBuilders Timeline is an alternative view for reporting date or time sensitive information. Each record will get an event slide and will be marked in a timeline scrubber. Users can select individual events from the scrubber or click through the timeline one event at a time.
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What to expect from the integration between timeline and APEX.
The region consumes a sql statment and will output the results in a timeline region.
select ename, -- Title Column hiredate -- Date Column from emp
Include an Image:
select ename, -- Title Column hiredate, -- Date Column 'i/image/employee/'||empno||'.jpg' image_path -- Media URL Column from emp
Group Employees by Department:
select ename, -- Title Column hiredate, -- Date Column 'i/image/employee/'||empno||'.jpg' image_path, -- Media URL Column deptno -- Group Column from emp
Timeline supports the following media types
- Daily Motion
- Document Cloud
- Google Maps
- Google Docs
- Website Links
Timeline will respond as expected to the native apex refresh event and will submit items specified in the "Page Items to Submit" property.
No Data Found
If no data is retrived the Timeline will use the regions
No Data Found property
For every distinct value within the group column another swimlane will be added to the timeline scrubber. While it supports many swimlanes it is best to keep the number of groups to three or less