Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Get answers to the most-asked questions about Salesforce Lightning.
Yes, but Lightning is the future of the Salesforce platform and user experience. It empowers our customers to move faster, do more, and be more productive through reimagined classic features and boosted features available only in Lightning Experience.
All new Salesforce innovation is solely in Lightning. So we encourage each and every one of our customers to transition to Lightning Experience soon and start benefiting from everything Lightning has to offer. We're here to help! Check out the Lightning Experience Transition Tools for a one-stop shop to simplify your transition journey.
No, you don't have to move everyone at once. In fact, we recommend transitioning users in phases, starting with a small pilot, to keep the effort manageable and iterate on lessons learned. 
No, you don't have to create another org. All of your data and logic customizations will still work in Lightning Experience when you switch over.
No, it’s just a better way to use Salesforce. To more quickly gain all the productivity benefits, plan your move to Lightning Experience. The Learning Map provides a curated set of resources to help you visualize the recommended steps and best practices in each phase of a Lightning Experience transition: Discover, Roll Out, and Optimize. Each phase includes a variety of links to business value content, transition tools, templates, videos, help content, and more!
The Lightning Experience is a more productive, modern way for everyone to work. The Lightning Framework is an environment that radically speeds up how you customize Salesforce and build new apps.
Yes, there is, full of admins and devs. You can meet experts, ask questions, and get answers from an entire community of people ready to help.

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