salesforce lwc modal

Display Popup/Modal Window In Salesforce Lightning Web Component

Lightning Web Component

Hi guys welcome back with another post on lightning web component series. today in this post we are going to learn that how we can create custom modal or popup window in salesforce lightning web component (LWC).

Modals are used to display content in a layer above the app. This paradigm is used in cases such as the creation or editing of a record, as well as various types of messaging and wizards.

Checkout : How to Create Lightning Web Component And Deploy To The Salesforce Org

lec modal

modalLwc.html [LWC HTML File]

   <!-- lightning button for open modal window -->
   <lightning-button variant="brand"
      label="Open Modal"
      title="Open Modal"

   <!-- modal start -->        
   <template if:true={bShowModal}>
      <section role="dialog" tabindex="-1" aria-labelledby="modal-heading-01" aria-modal="true" aria-describedby="modal-content-id-1" class="slds-modal slds-fade-in-open">
         <div class="slds-modal__container">
            <!-- modal header start -->
            <header class="slds-modal__header">
               <button class="slds-button slds-button_icon slds-modal__close slds-button_icon-inverse" title="Close" onclick={closeModal}>
                  <lightning-icon icon-name="utility:close"
                     size="small" ></lightning-icon>
                  <span class="slds-assistive-text">Close</span>
               <h2 id="modal-heading-01" class="slds-text-heading_medium slds-hyphenate">Modal Header with LWC</h2>
            <!-- modal body start -->
            <div class="slds-modal__content slds-p-around_medium" id="modal-content-id-1">
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            <!-- modal footer start-->
            <footer class="slds-modal__footer">
               <button class="slds-button slds-button_neutral" onclick={closeModal}>Cancel</button>
      <div class="slds-backdrop slds-backdrop_open"></div>
   <!-- modal end -->


modalLwc.js [LWC JavaScript File]

import { LightningElement,track } from 'lwc';

export default class ModalLwc extends LightningElement {
     @track bShowModal = false;

    /* javaScipt functions start */ 
    openModal() {    
        // to open modal window set 'bShowModal' tarck value as true
        this.bShowModal = true;

    closeModal() {    
        // to close modal window set 'bShowModal' tarck value as false
        this.bShowModal = false;
    /* javaScipt functions end */ 
  • @track : Marks a property for internal monitoring. A template or function using
    this property forces a component to rerender when the property’s value changes.
    Use this to store values locally, especially as a user interacts with your

modalLwc.js-meta.xml [LWC Metadata XML File]

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<LightningComponentBundle xmlns="" fqn="modalLwc">
  <!-- With following targets make component available for lightning app page, record page and home page in salesforce -->

Output :

lwc modal output

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