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Katie HambergKatie Hamberg 

Updating a view

Hi All,

When clicking on a custom object, the view is defaulted to "All"  I updated the "All" view to include additional fields, but they are not appearing until you click on the "Go" button.  Is there a way when someone clicks on a custom object that those fields will show up without having to click on "Go"?

Thanks!
Steve MolisSteve Molis
Can you post a screenshot of the List View settings and the List View results you're seeeing?
Deepak AnandDeepak Anand
I am guessing that's an expected behaviour. You'll have to click Go to get to that specific List View.

Here is an Idea [under PRODUCT TEAM REVIEW] asking for the same request:

Recent [Object] Home page Default view
[ https://success.salesforce.com/ideaView?id=08730000000BroGAAS ]
Katie HambergKatie Hamberg
Thanks All.

Steve, when I click on an object all I receive is the auto number that the object record creates

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Steve MolisSteve Molis
Okay a few things...  That's not really what I asked you for (but lets try to work with it)

That looks like a Custom Object Tab, and the default List View.  

When you go into the Object Tab settings did you add the other fields there?  

 Like this =>
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Greg RohmanGreg Rohman
Hi Katie.

By default, when you click on a tab, Salesforce automatically displays a list of the most recent records of the particular object, instead of an actual list view. Luckily, that recent record list can be customized via the following:

Setup -> Build -> Create -> Objects -> <Object Name> -> Search Layouts -> <Object Name> Tab

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Click on the Edit button and specify the fields that you would like to display on the Recent list. I understand that this isn't the exact behavior that you are looking for, but at least you can customize those fields that are displayed.

It may also be possible to create a custom Visualforce tab with a list view, and override the tab on the custom object.

-Greg