An application programming interface (API) is a specification intended to be used as an interface by software components to communicate with each other.

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Request to retrieve AssociatedBusinessUnits errors

Submit the following request: <S:Envelope xmlns:S="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/" xmlns:wsse="http://docs.oasis-open.org/wss/2004/01/oasis-200401-wss-wssecurity-secext-1.0.xsd" ...
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Sending a Forward to friend email but not adding to all subcribers

We have a client who has a wish list page - and they want a customer to be able to send the email to a friend showing them their wish list. We can use the API to send an email but we do not want the ...
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Can't get simple Exact Target API example to work

Experimenting with the php SDK using this code to list subscribers: require('ET_Client.php'); $myclient = new ET_Client(); $subscriber = new ET_Subscriber(); $subscriber->authStub = $myclient; ...
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Asign non-existant BU to user returns status OK

While testing, we executed an "assign BU" API and attempted to assign a non-existent BU to a client. The request returned the following status: OK Feels like an error message should have been ...
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API to assign or unassign role results in error

We are receiving the following error when we call the APIs to assign/unassign a role to a user. What could be wrong? <Error occurred during processing of account user permissions.Account User ...
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How to unassign business units from a user using API?

We need to un-assign roles from a user. Can you please provide information and an example of how this can be done through the APIs?
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Salesforce PHP API : INVALID_LOGIN

I am working with Salesforce PHP API(https://developer.salesforce.com/page/PHP_Toolkit_20.0_Samples) to retreive and update information. But do get the INVALID_LOGIN error when trying to execute if ...
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Issue inserting Recordtype for object

I am writing a JAVA-application that mainly functions as a CRUD-platform for my employees. On this application, users can manage data from a specific objects. I am using REST-API. Now, here is my ...
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Issue modifying date on activated order due to work flow

I use the PHP Toolkit to backdate orders as they are processed in our project management system, but I am having an issue recently where orderitems are not being updated as expected. I disabled the ...
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Why does SalesForce give a 404 error for my redirect_uri during Oauth

I am reading this page: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/atlas.en-us.api_rest.meta/api_rest/intro_understanding_web_server_oauth_flow.htm I'm trying to do Oauth. Am I on the right page? I ...
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What does this mean? “other companies need to oauth their salesforce with yours” [duplicate]

I am trying to better understand this answer: How can others add my Connected App to their accounts? The answer given was: "The other companies need to oauth their salesforce with your so that ...
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API to create objects for approval.

I would like a form on our website that people can fill out and indicate which of our products they are interested in. Can I create a form that will then create contacts and Opportunities in ...
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API name change from DEV to FULL

I have a field with same label name and API name in DEV and FULL. I would like to rename the API name in DEV and move it to FULL using change set. Would it rename the API name in full or would it ...
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How to add Custom Object fields to a Connected App

I am able to add Custom Attributes to my Custom app for authentication such as SessionId and ProfileId, but how can I send an ID attribute from a custom object? The custom attribute adder won't let me ...
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List all available job positions using the API

I am very new to Salesforce tools and its inner workings. I was asked to recreate our company's Carrers page, that right now is a SF Site loaded inside an iframe on our website. The idea is to ...
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How to insert a Lead via Web-hook

I want to know the process of how we can insert Lead/Account/Opportunity via webhook i.e giving the URL to thirdparty application and third party will take care of rest to insert the data. Thanks in ...
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Add column to a report via API

Is it possible to add a column to a report via API call? I have a folder with 50 reports that I need to edit.
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Validation Rule : Distinguish between user point-and-click actions and user connected from API

I want to create a validate rule that prevent user from choosing a particular picklist value. However, I need to authorize this change if it is carried out using API (web service that updates this ...
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SFMC landing page - pull tracking via API

I am building a dashboard to display page visits vs. conversions and have found no way to gather the page visits info directly from SFMC system. I have been looking all over the place to find a way to ...
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Salesforce calls from Sesame (relational junction) are timing out

Just saw an error confirming that SalesForce is timing out Sesame calls: ConnectionException Failed to send request to https://xyx.salesforce.com/services/Soap/u/30.0/00Di....... ...
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What API is recommended to push data into a salesforce Managed package?

I need to be able to push data from our production environment to a set of custom objects into our managed package installed in a customer's org. Currently we are using MetaData API to do this (this ...
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Connect to external HTTPS REST API

I'm looking for a solution how to connect to external API with Salesforce. The API I want to connect with is a HTTPS url, with some parameters. (https://www.url.com?param=...) Here is the code I ...
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question about FileTransferActivity

I am trying to use the PHP example code in the example given here: ...
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Get a deleted record using SObject Rows returns “The requested resource does not exist”

I'm using the SObject Rows API to get the fields values of a given record. It works fine on existing records but when used on deleted records it returns with an error of ...
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Multiple public RESTful Web services

I need to set up multiple public RESTful web services as explained here. However, I cannot get the rest services to work unless I leave the Default Web Address option blank. I would like to have these ...
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How can I identify API calls from a specific application?

We use a single Salesforce account as our API/integration account. As an example, we have 3 web applications that make REST API calls to Salesforce using this single account. I would like to have ...
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Entity is not API Accessible

I found this error in the debug logs, when I access the managed package VF pages. Initially I installed a Queue manager application from app exchange, where It worked fine for me in my personal ...
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Subscriber Lists: Best Practices for multiple environments

Is there a best practice or a guideline on how to set up subscriber lists in our ET instance to support API integration with multiple environments? We have multiple environments (prod, stage / dev) ...
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Integrate salesforce record data into a website

I am new to Web development (switch from C++), and was asked to develop a demo that is able to input customer records from Salesforce and present them on HTML (an HTML form), and possibly update the ...
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External API credential storage and retreival

I'm integrating with a third party API and need to store the (application-wide) credentials in Salesforce. The API requires a token for authentication, which is generated by using a username and ...
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[API][CORS] Not able to use API despite domain being whitelisted

I'm new to Salesforce, but before asking I've been through docs and can't find a way around it. I have a Salesforce Developer Edition where I have a user with API privileges, connected app added and ...
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Solved !! Variable does not exist: this_month

this_month is working in console but getting error in apex class. AggregateResult[] OppofMonth = [select count(id), sum(Offer_1_Purchase_Price__c), ...
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Email send speed impacted by Json API call

Here's what's happening: The emails contain a microsite url appended with several variables that pass to the microsite via httppost (was httpget) The microsite captures the variables and their ...
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Where do I find my SalesForce WSDLs when I log into SalesForce?

I’m trying download/generate WSDLs so that I can generate JAR files for use with my Java application, per the instructions here — ...
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Api usage report for more than 7 days [closed]

Is it possible to get a plot of the API usage for more than 7 days? Also, is it possible to get data at a user level, as in a report of xyz@test.com's API usage over the last 45 days.
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Chimera Scanner testing server with no login credentials

I've been looking into the Chimera Security Scanner and it mentions that you have to provide test credentials and the URL of your service and, Chimera will handle the rest. The only issue that we ...
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using Certificates with API calls

I've to use certificates in one of my future project, so want to be prepared beforehand regarding the process involved and technicalities. I've gone through following links and based on that have few ...
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Need list of function defined in global class [duplicate]

We have global class in our managed package, if we go to setup -> "Apex Class" -> global class this will list me all the function signature of the global class and it will be listed in a table. Is ...
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If I have the api name of a field, how can I get the label?

I have the API Name of a custom field on a knowledge article stored a string kav.articleType = 'Frequently_Asked_Question__kav'; where kav is a KnowledgeArticleVersion object. How can I get the ...
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How does Salesforce handle multiple versions?

How does Salesforce handle multiple API versions? Does it maintain separate tables/classes for each available API version and at the run-time loads the specific required version copy of the ...
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How can others add my Connected App to their accounts?

I have a Connected App. I would like for other companies to be able to add my Connected App to their Salesforce accounts, so they can take advantage of the service that I provide. What are the steps ...
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Run test using Tooling Api

Hi guys currently i am using Tooling Api to integrate a java app to Salesforce using Soap Api.I am making a callout for runtest() It's working fine with rest api but it doesn't work with soap i don't ...
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What am I doing wrong with this Triggered Send API Call?

I am fairly new to ExactTarget and its API, but the API seems pretty straight forward, I am trying to do a Triggered Send (I think i have it set up properly) but I am getting an error from the return ...
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Restrict app permissions to reading Contacts only

We have a Rails application where the users are authenticated with the Devise gem. We want to add a feature "invite your contact" so the user can select the contacts from his Salesforce and send an ...
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Where can I find a code example for using the refresh token to get a new access token?

I am building a connected app. I have read that I can use the refresh_token to get a new access_token (and thus stay logged in for a long time). Can anyone point me toward some code samples (in ...
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Api version Modification

Can I upgrade or downgrade salesforce Api version? I created a package from my org and tried to install on other org with different (lower)Api version, It gave me error So i think i have to ...
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How to retrieve what filters were set on a listview using API?

I'm trying to integrate Salesforce in another system and it's required to filter these, but the client should be fully free to use any filters he wants. Using a listview and settings its filters, he's ...
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Is it possible to POST content from SMS to Amazon S3 bucket in AMPScript?

Has anyone tried to use the AMPScript HTTPPostfunction to upload message content to amazon S3? Set @AWSpost = HttpPost(@url, "text/html", @messageInfo)]%% I'm wondering if I can pass in parameters ...
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How do I get the login information for REST API?

Trying to begin development of an external app using the Force.com Toolkit for .NET https://github.com/developerforce/Force.com-Toolkit-for-NET, but I cannot see where I'm supposed to get the various ...
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Setup for ExactTarget SMS API Examples? Getting error when I try to use example code

I'm wondering what is necessary to run the code examples on the SMS Scenario Page? I have followed both sets up steps on this page and added the Nuget Package for the SDK. I believe there is more to ...