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We have an iOS app and I'd like to link to a Salesforce record in the Salesforce Mobile app rather than sending the user to Safari.

Does the Salesforce Mobile app have a URLScheme so that 1) we can check if the app is installed and 2) we can link to a record in that app?

An example of this kind of thing is what Google did in there Google Maps app for iOS. See I'd like something analygous to that, but with Salesforce Mobile

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It is an excellent idea, but I have not heard it exists. I'll ask around - but I'd highly recommend putting it up on ideas. – joshbirk Jan 15 '13 at 19:52

I would download source code for ForcePad to see how they do it. ForcePad was created by Salesforce Labs group and is an open source.

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Hi, I wrote ForcePad. I don't support a custom URL scheme to launch ForcePad, nor does the standard iPhone app about which hemmeter is asking. :) – Jonathan Hersh Mar 11 '13 at 17:33

I've been informed you might try the:


faux-tocal as a possibility.

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