Navigation by PageReference in Visualforce does not work in Lightning Experience
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Navigation by PageReference in Visualforce does not work in Lightning Experience

AppExchange , VisualForce , User Interface

Last updated 2016-12-08 ·Reference W-2936725 ·Reported By 17 users

Fixed - Summer '16

Summary
Navigation by PageReference in Visualforce does not work and causes Javascript error in Lightning Experience.

Error:
Failed to execute 'postMessage' on 'DOMWindow': The target origin provided ('http://XXX.salesforce.com') does not match the recipient window's origin ('http://dev.lightning.localhost.force.com').

Repro
1. create the following Apex class
---
public class W2930567 {
public Account acct { set; get; }
private ApexPages.StandardSetController cont;
public W2930567(ApexPages.StandardSetController std) {
cont = std;
Id selectedId = cont.getSelected()[0].Id;
acct = [select id,name from Account where id=:selectedId];
}

public PageReference cancel() {
PageReference page = new PageReference(ApexPages.currentPage().getParameters().get('retURL'));
page.setRedirect(true);
return page;
}
}
---
2. create the following Visualforce pages
Name : W2930567
---
<apex:page standardController="Account" recordSetVar="ftiq" extensions="W2930567">
<apex:outputField value="{!acct.Name}"/>
<apex:form >
<apex:commandButton value="Canel" action="{!cancel}"/>
</apex:form>
</apex:page>
---
Name : W2930567ListView
---
<apex:page standardController="Account" recordSetVar="var">
<apex:listViews type="Account"/>
</apex:page>
---
* enable "Available for Salesforce mobile apps and Lightning Pages"
3. create a Custom Visualforce Tab for W2930567ListView
Visualforce Page : W2930567ListView
Tab Label/Tab Name : W2930567ListView
Tab Style : any
Apply one tab visibility to all profiles : Default On
Add to Custom Apps : add to all apps
4. create a List Button for Account
Label/Name : W2930567
Display Type : List Button
Display Checkboxes (for Multi-Record Selection) : check
Behavior : Display in existing window with sidebar
Content Source : Visualforce Page
Content : W2930567
5. add the above List Button to Account Search Layouts/Accounts List View
6. switch to Lightning Experience
7. go to App Launcher, select Sales app and click W2930567ListView in ITEMS
You will see classic list view of W2930567ListView and you will see "W2930567" button.
8. check an existing Account and click "W2930567" button.
You will see account name and "Cancel" button.
9. click "Cancel" button
You will see VF container becomes to black. This is unexpected.
10. check Browser console
You will see the following Javascript error.
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Failed to execute 'postMessage' on 'DOMWindow': The target origin provided ('http://kohrui-wsl2.internal.salesforce.com:6109') does not match the recipient window's origin ('http://dev.lightning.localhost.force.com:6109').
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Workaround
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