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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Illegal Service Endpoint error from Dataloader.io

I am wondering if anyone uses Dataloader.io which connects to SF instances. If so have you ever received an "Illegal service endpoint" error? This would also be a question directed to anyone who has ...
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Web-to-lead Page is Not Accepting Chinese Characters and Not Creating Leads

The web-to-lead form is not creating any leads if we submit Chinese characters in the form fields. Can someone let me know how to submit Chinese language in a web-to-lead form?
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C#.net SOAP API Upsert Person Accounts using External ID

I am currently working on a tool that manipulates various custom files, and merges the data into local C#.net lists. Once I have traversed these files I am creating records and uploading to ...
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GroupMember Creation via REST API

I am trying to create a new GroupMember via the REST API. My payload looks like: { "GroupId": "00Gj00000016xpyEAA", "UserOrGroupId": "005j000000C8xj6AAB" } and the response I ...
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Integrate Kaltura with Salesforce

I would like to integrate Kaltura with Slaesforce. Doing so I would like to sync data from Kaltura to Salesforce, i.e., want to feed data back to Salesforce as far as what the (Salesforce Community) ...
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FilterDefinition not accepting datasource for list attribute

I'm creating a filter definition through the api, on an enterprise 2 account. When I add a datasource from a data extension object it works fine, but when I add a null datasource to indicate list ...
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Clone an email using the API: the email attribute _AdditionalEmailAttribute1 is not copied (SFMC)

we need your valuable help on SFMC. We have a HubExchange app and a large client (millions of users) is using it and having some serious issues. They have "Web Analytics Connector" enabled, which ...
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SF Duplicate Management: API Issues

I'm working on setting up some new duplicate management rules, but just realized that the feature's interaction with API is inconvenient. We use FormAssembly to make forms that automatically create ...
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Importing/Integrating Microsoft project plan to Salesforce

I ve a requirement - Importing/Exporting of Microsoft Project plan to Salesforce on a Custom Object. In detail- Have to show the data( MPP's File) on a Custom object with the same fields .Should be ...
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How to track a field history of a custom object via Api?

how to track Field History via Api on custom object? sorry that I'm unclear: I'm not developer. Well to sum up : -i have activated my web service on salesforce.com with my website -i have a ...
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Live Agent - Sending data from client to Salesforce after chat start

Supposing we have a client-server architecture where the client is using javascript Live Agent APIs and the server is Salesforce, is it possible for the client to send arbitrary data in realtime ...
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ExactTarget (Marketing Cloud) Get Message Rest API call returning 500

I am attempting to retrieve all messages from our ExactTarget instance for an ETL. I am following the documentation from ExactTarget's code@ site. However the calls are returning a 500 Internal Server ...
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Certificate Problem with https

I'm trying to access "our" Website to integrate some content: https://rest.primoportal.com/ Without authentication you will see an empty Website. In Salesforce I am getting a ...
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ET Subscriber added via SOAP API, but does not appear in marketing cloud

I am using a client's ExactTarget credentials (API User = yes) to add email subscribers using the SOAP API from my webapp. The API call returns a "Subscriber created" msg, but the subscriber info ...
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Using ExactTarget's FuelSDK, how do I parse the response object?

I'm able to successfully retrieve results using Exact Target's Python FuelSDK, but can't figure out the format of the response.results object or how to parse it. It looks like JSON... but not quite. ...
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How to check community user credentials via api

i am trying to use this flow: Username-Password OAuth Authentication Flow grant_type=password&client_id=3MVG9lKcPoNINVBIPJjdw1J9LLM82Hn ...
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Installation of unmanaged packages with ant?

As described here http://andyinthecloud.com/2013/06/23/look-ma-no-hands-automating-install-and-uninstall-of-packages/ managed packages can be installed via ant or the APEX wrapper. Is it possible to ...
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API TextVal not always working?

I have an Integration with Brown Paper Tickets to Salesforce (the basic AppExchange unmanaged package), and it seems to be working as expected, unless a person's name in BPT contains special ...
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How to unarchive activities?

There is a standard behavior of the platform to archive activities if certain conditions are met Events due more than 365 days ago Closed tasks due more than 365 days ago Closed tasks created more ...
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How to access force.com Rest Api from Site.com? [duplicate]

I need to call an authenticated Apex Rest API from Site.com page. The way I am trying is using Username-Password Oauth authorization flow, to get access token. Below is the javascript code I am ...
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How can I upload/change user's profile image programatically or via API?

I know, that there is no way to mass-upload these images via dataloader as described here can I upload user's profile image via data loader ...
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how to access a connected app from another org

I have created one connected app with API (Enable OAuth Settings) and it has generated consumer key and consumer secret. how to use this information to access the connected app from a different org? ...
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What is the best practice re: API Version of your Apex Classes?

I'm in the process of pushing some updates to some code I originally wrote 12-18 months ago, and the API Version is between 27.0 and 29.0 I know this is to protect the integrity of the test classes ...
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Can we access Public Calendars and Resources through API?

Can we access "Public Calendars and Resources" (Setup -> Customize -> Activities -> Public Calendars and Resources) through API? If Yes, which table and which fields to be used for mapping ? Please ...
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Wordpress integration - Need some expert advice

What is the best way to publish content to a Wordpress site and make it available in Salesforce? Looking for the best way to take sales training content, video and downloads that are published to a ...
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multiple markers on google maps based 3 fields

Im trying to build a VisualForce Page that will show a map based on 3 fields address, radius (3, 5, 10, 15, 15, 50, etc.) miles and sub-type (ie. starbucks, walmart, CVS, Home Depot, etc.) based on my ...
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FuelSDK Python ET_Subscriber using SubscriberID in props

According to the documentation HERE, I should be able to explicitly specify fields in the 'props' which limits my results to only those columns. This appears to work until I add 'ID' (which is ...
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How to set Local Time when creating lead through API

I have a rails app that needs to occasionally add leads to our salesforce account. I got it to work just fine using the databasedotcom gem. Just one thing isn't working correctly, when I add a lead ...
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API to create Exact Target Email Templates

Is there an API in Exact Target to create an email template from HTML? I've seen questions on how to create an email from a template, but I want to do the opposite create a template from HTML. ...
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Problem in download WSDL file

Our client use professional edition. We want to use WSDL file but i don't find in API. Any solution for this problem ? Please give your suggestions. Thanks, Vimal
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Salesforce record and attachement export to ftp folder

I want to export record(Contact) with image(attachment ) into ftp folder. The export format for record are excel, xml and txt. Image in the form of jpeg. Each record should have separate file. For ...
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Best design for an external-system-to-salesforce integration

We have to integrate our Salesforce Org with an external system (ES1). The integration requirement is as below: ES1 has a custom object CO1 and ES1 is the MASTER for this object’ records. This object ...
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Total Newbie. Cannot log into my first test app using grant_type=password

I have set up a test application on my developer instance of Salesforce. I have a client_id, client_secret and I have the necessary security token appended to my password. I am trying to authenticate ...
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Is It Possible to get Field List Using API?

I want SalesForce All Fields List including Custom Fields Using API call. Is It possible using API?
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How to create Multiple Opportunity Using .net Code & Salesforce Connected APP Callback URL

I want to create Multiple Opportunity Using .net Code & Salesforce Connected APP Callback URL. I have tried using Rest API but Rest API Only Allow insert One record At Time.
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SOQL QueryResult returns Account name with prefix 'Account' in InnerText

I'm using the Partner WSDL to query contacts via .Net. I have simple SOQL query that pulls back every Contact with their email and Account Name: SELECT Email, Account.Name FROM Contact However ...
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How to create bulk record using rest API?

Example for creating an Opportunity : curl https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/v20.0/sobjects/Opportunity/ -H "Authorization: Bearer token" -H "Content-Type: application/json" -d @newrecord.json ...
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How to make triggers not fire when we use API tools like Data Loader?

I have written and deployed a Contact Trigger in our production environment, and whenever I would have to use Data Loader to mass update contact records, I would always have to go into the code and ...
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POST to SOAP Salesforce API in PHP

I am implementing my own SOAP API with Salesforce. I am not using the Salesforce PHP Client add-on. I am trying to create a new object, such as a Contact or Lead, via the API. My code to POST the ...
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Live agent deployment API: chat end callback

I'm using Deployment API to start the chat. Is there any way to know when the chat ends? I'd need to perform some action on the site when user finishes the chat, so a callback would be really useful ...
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What is the Salesforce version naming and numbering schema?

What is the apt way to comment on salesforce version. For example Salesforce has released SPRING 15, but I see the API Version as 33.0 What is SPRING 15 exactly termed?
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What are some options to display record information on an external website?

I have a client who is interested in embedding or displaying selective information contained on an Account record on their public website. They'd like to do this for a selected group of Accounts that ...
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Create Opportunity Using rest API; Error : 400 bad request in response

Example for creating Opportunity curl https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/v20.0/sobjects/Opportunity/ -H "Authorization: Bearer token" -H "Content-Type: application/json" -d @newrecord.json -X ...
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Data Access restrictions to Salesforce objects via Apex Web Service

I'm going through this article : https://www.salesforce.com/us/developer/docs/apexcode/Content/apex_web_services_methods_exposing.htm Have few questions regarding access to field/objects/record by ...
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How to get SObject type from object Id using REST API?

I have an object id that is a "parent id" of a specific Attachment object (e.g., b3KD0000119wDTlMAN). I'd like to understand what type this object belongs to, to query for it's details. It can also be ...
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ASP.net HTTP request with patch method

Example for creating Account curl https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/v20.0/sobjects/Account/customExtIdField__c/11999 -H "Authorization: Bearer token" -H "Content-Type: application/json" -d ...
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How to create opportunity Using Connected App Callback URL

I have used bellow URL to get opportunity list using SOQL Query in .net Web application : token.instance_url +"/services/data/v33.0/query?q=SELECT+Id,Name+FROM+Opportunity" In SQL Query we can write ...
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How to start a query activity using the API / DOTNET

I have this method: protected void PerformQuery() { string sStatus = ""; String requestId = ""; string sOverallStatus = ""; string sOverallStatusMessage = ""; ...
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Chatter API (REST)

Is anyone able to point in the direction of a tutorial on how I go about adding the API to a page. I am guessing I have to create an Apex Class then add code to my page. But I am unsure how I go about ...
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Retrieve subscriber object based on List Id

I would like to retrieve all subscribers for a list with their associated attributes. I am using the FuelSDK. It seems like the Subscriber Object is the correct one to use, so that I return all the ...