This action displays a simple notification/information message to a user in a small popup. It only fills the amount of space required for the message to be displayed, and other elements on the page remain visible and interactive. Toast messages automatically disappear after a set timeout. Depending on the Action selected, the remaining actions will also execute.
Actions Covered by this Document
|Display Toast Message And Continue Execution||Displays the Toast Message and then continues to subsequent actions on the button and submission.|
|Display Toast Message And Stop Execution||Displays the Toast Message and then stops further execution of both subsequent actions and HTTP post submission.|
Typical Use Cases
- Display a confirmation message to the user.
- Use field tokens to show the user the data submitted.
- Show the user information on further action they can take.
Don't use it to
- Debug - Use Log Error or Log Debug Message
|Display Message||Displays a postback message after the form is submitted. Use this if you want a message with significant detail shown to the user and don't mind a page refresh.|
Input Parameter Reference
|Heading||Optional heading to be shown on the toast.||Yes||No|
|Message||The text contained by the Toast Message. Allows HTML input. Use the ||Yes||No|
|Type||Select from the following types of messages: default, warning, success, error, and info. These will impact the styling of the message. Default does not include an icon while the others have a left justified icon specific to the type.||No||No|
|Background Color||The background color of the displayed message. Enter a standard color name, hex color value or rgb color value (eg., ||Yes||No|
|Transition||Select the type of transition animation for the Toast Message entry and exit. Options are: fade, slide, plain||No||No|
|Allow Toast Close||Enable ||No||No|
|Hide (with transition^) after (ms)||Amount of time in milliseconds after which the Toast Message will close with the specified transition.||Yes||No|
|Stack Length||Specify the maximum number of Toasts to be shown at a time. They will appear below the previous Toast in the order they are called.||Yes||No|
|Toast Position||Select where the Toast Message should appear in the browser. Options are: Bottom (Left, Right, or Center), Top (Left, Right, or Center), and Middle Center.||No||No|
|Text Alignment||Select how the text of the message should be aligned. Options are: Left, Right, or Center.||No||No|
|Show Loader||Displays a progress bar at the top of the message representing the time left until the Toast closes.||No||No|
|Loader Color||The color of the progress bar. Enter a standard color name, hex color value or rgb color value (eg., ||No||No|
1. Simple Confirmation Message
Shows a simple confirmation Toast Message addressing the logged in user by name.