Add Dynamic Actions to the Highlights Panel for Custom Objects (Beta)

For custom objects, you can use the Lightning App Builder instead of the page layout editor to choose which actions appear in the Highlights Panel on the object’s record page. Control visibility for each action based on factors that you specify.

Where: This change applies to Lightning Experience desktop in Group, Essentials, Professional, Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer editions.

How: In the Lightning App Builder, add the Highlights Panel to a custom object’s record page. In the properties pane, select Enable Dynamic Actions (Beta, desktop only) (1). Actions that you add are listed in the properties pane. An eye icon Eye icon next to an action’s name indicates that visibility rules are applied (2).

Dynamic actions controls for Highlights Panel in Lightning App Builder

To add an action, click Add Action (3). In the Actions modal, choose an action (4) and click Add Filter (5) to assign visibility rules. You can specify action visibility based on record field, device type, and other filters, to control which actions appear for which users.