New and Changed Lightning Events

Lightning events facilitate communication between components and increase interactivity in your apps.

New Events

The following events are new.

aura:valueRender
Indicates that a component has been rendered or rerendered. See Use the aura:valueRender Event Instead of a Custom Renderer.
force:tabClosed
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been closed successfully.
force:tabCreated
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been created successfully.
force:tabFocused
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been focused successfully.
force:tabRefreshed
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been refreshed successfully.
force:tabReplaced
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been replaced successfully.
force:tabUpdated
Indicates that a tab in a Lightning console app has been updated successfully.
lightning:sendChatterExtensionPayload (Pilot)
Updates the payload and metadata that must be saved during extension composition. See Integrate Your Custom Apps into the Chatter Publisher (Pilot).
wave:update
Dynamically sets the filter on a Wave Dashboard, or interacts with the dashboard by dynamically changing the selection.
wave:selectionChanged
This event is fired by a Wave dashboard and contains information about the selection made by the user.

Changed Events

The following events have changed.

force:showToast
messageTemplate and messageTemplateData attributes support a string containing links.
force:createRecord
defaultFieldValues is optional and, if provided, prepopulates fields on a record create panel. See Use force:createRecord to Prepopulate Fields on the Record Create Panel.