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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Is it possible to export contacts from users salesforce accounts using external application (php)

So I'm building an application which exports contacts from various CRMs and unifies that data to run marketing reports on their contacts. I was easily able to get HubSpot and InfusionSoft working ...
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Turns address into latitude and longitude coordinates

How to retrieve or get the lat/lon by providing the address?, I'm using Google places auto-complete API and you typed the address in the auto-complete text-box and you select the address and the ...
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Understanding API Limits

I know this question has been asked here, but something doesn't quite add up. I'm reading the API Request Limit Page and I have a few questions. What does the minimum column mean in the Total API ...
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How to import salesforce standard/custom object and fields into excel sheet

I'm preparing the list of master objects and instead of me going through one by one is there a way I can import object name and fields into excel sheet?
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Fuel SDK (PHP) - Retrieve Subscribers from existing List (Filtered by CreatedDate) and AddSubscribersToLists

Ultimately, I want to Retrieve a group of Subscribers from the Main Subscriber List and Copy them to another already existing list. The group will consist of a date range selection associated with ...
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API call counts if use Salesforce Workbench Developerforce

I recently had issue with my org with exceeded request limit and I usually used developer console a lot but if I use workbench.developerforce will that still be count as API calls and account to my ...
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Trackdown recently sent and received api calls

Where can I see list of all sent api calls and received ones? I want to find leads which were recently updated with api calls (I send lead id inside api call)
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Downloading all lead data through oAuth2 API

Completely new to the Salesforce API. I'd like to simply download all lead and contact information from a connected user's account - that is, anything which has an "Email" field. I've only briefly ...
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How to get the report data into list in apex class [closed]

Can any one help me how to get report data into apex class as a list. Thanks, Murali
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Tooling API: ScopeId on TraceFlag doesn't work as expected/documented

If I create a TraceFlag with ScopeId = null and TracedEntityId = id of my trigger on contact Object {contactTrigger}--> ApexLogs are not generated each time a contact is created or updated. Note: I ...
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Salesforce API - An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host

I'm attempting to update my Salesforce project using MavensMate and Sublime Text. However, it seems that any attempt to connect to Salesforce results in the following error: [OPERATION FAILED]: ...
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Force.com IDE (Eclipse) connection issues

Our team is having an issue saving classes/pages to the server through Force.com IDE. It is an org-wide issue and not connected to their credentials/IP access/profile/API rights/connectivity issue. ...
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Login Security for Integrated Applications

Let's say you have a system that you want to integrate with Salesforce. You create a new user for the system, set up a trusted ip range, make the profile an API-only user, and then give the username ...
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Restore records from local backup using SOAP/BULK

I'm working on the restoring records for multiple objects that are stored in my local backup in the form of a database table. There seems to be an issue how the restore works. The scenario is as ...
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Can't update/change Email Address with AMPScript API

I am making a custom preference center using AMPScript and landing pages. Everything works fine except I can't change the subscriber's email address in the same manner I update, say, the first name. ...
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How can I save the visibility state of SoftPhone

We can invoke sforce.interaction.setVisible - this is a standard CTI API method for expanding/collapsing SoftPhone in the Salesforce console. My question is - how can I detect that SoftPhone was ...
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Salesforce APEX REST calls to Marketo

I'm trying to use the HTTP Callout methods provided in Apex to 1. Get a token from Marketo 2. Use this token to create three leads in Marketo using the REST API However, it doesn't seem to be ...
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How to tell 24 hour API usage vs limit

Is there any way to query the 24 hour rolling api call usage? I'd like to build in some logic around what to skip if/when I breach 80% of my API usage allotted for that 24 hour period...
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FATAL Error occurs when API user creates Contact, Chatter Post

I have a system set up that creates a Chatter post whenever a Contact is created. This works great when the record is created via the UI. We recently integrated with an external system that creates ...
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SforceService is not generated in Visual Studio

I was following these steps: https://developer.salesforce.com/page/Integrating_Force.com_with_Microsoft_.NET I downloaded the enterprise wsdl and added the service reference. When I try to access the ...
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OpenID Oauth API Authentication

I have a connected Application that is setup with the Oauth using an Open ID authentication provider server. The use case is a user logs into my website that uses the same authentication open ID ...
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To call an external URL from salesforce

I have a requirement where I need to send the Opportunity Information along with the Account fields to an External HTTP URL as JSON whenever the Opp stage is updated to Closed-won. As a response I ...
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How to define through any API if my class added to my own managed package

Is there any way to define, which of my classes are added to any of my own managed packages through any API (Partner, Metadata or Tooling) ?
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Where can I find records that I created using the PHP Toolkit API?

I am new to the PHP Toolkit and I am trying to understand where I can find standard objects/records that I have created using the following code in a php file downloaded from the PHP Toolkit sample ...
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Can anyone help elaborate on the message below regarding API limits on Unlimited Edition? This is directly from help.salesforce.com

"Unlimited. However, at any high limit, it is likely that other limiting factors such as system load may prevent you from using your entire allocation of calls in a 24–hour period."
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Get API URL for BulkConnection

Is there a "right" way to get the correct endpoint for establishing a BulkConnection (force-ws.jar)? I'm calling an external app from a visualforce page (already authenticated, passing session & ...
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Storing my Survey maker data into salesforce

I have a survey maker tool (proprofs.com/survey). I want that when any respondent respond the survey then the response will save on salesforce. I have already created connected app and connected my ...
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Making REST API calls from Salesforce to Marketo

I am new to both making API calls and coding in Apex and feel way over my head. How can I make a call to the Marketo REST API through Salesforce? Is this possible through Apex? For example, ...
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Exact Target API for Beginners

Here is the Info that was given to me: Below are the details needed to set up the Exact Target API on your pages. Attributes are as follows: %%Email Address%% %%PubBrand%% - Please use attached ...
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Future Method: Too many future calls : 51

Working on a future method to post values to external web service. But since there is a limit of 50 callouts per invocation, I am getting error "Too many future calls : 51". Cases are loaded into ...
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Encoding Issue? HTTPPost ampscript function response insert into data extension

I'm using the HTTPPost ampscript function to send a Json payload to an endpoint and receive a Json response back. I get the OK response back, but the Json response contains Chinese, Japanese and other ...
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Salesforce database storage is 3.8 GB out of 1 GB, hows that possible?

I am using PE and was inserting custom object records through API, there were around 3 millions of record. I thought storage limit will exceed but instead it is using 382% of storage. Can any one let ...
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How to update API version of all classes in single go

How to update API version of all classes in single stretch
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Drawloop - format a custom field

For a step in a form there is a custom field which is a date. I need to format it-- how do I add the format feature? To the field tagger? any ideas? I'm a newbie but trying hard!
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Salesforce API Opportunities split System.DmlException: INVALID_CROSS_REFERENCE_KEY, Unable to create an opportunity team member

I am new to salesforce.I have enabled oppotunity split with check box checked for team enabled. While i run some code or through salesforce api i am getting the following error System.DmlException: ...
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Why Query API calls are not logged in the debug log?

We have a python application which makes REST Api calls to Salesforce and I want to see what headers are passed when query API requests are made. I enabled logging for the user but I don't see the ...
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What is the Id in this URL and where it is coming? [duplicate]

I've generated Enterprise wsdl but it contain an URL with an Id. Can someone please explain from where the Id comes from. Is that the organization Id of the org? please suggest <port ...
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Cannot retrieve campaign data from Mail Chimp for SalesForce plugin

When I try to refresh the campaign stats on the Mail Chimp for SalesForce app I get the following error (see screenshot) Has anyone come across this? If so, what do I need to do. I'm using SF ...
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Is there any way to set fieldPermissions in the Admin.profile to be able to edit and read all fields for development purposes?

I would like to set fieldPermissions in the Admin.profile to be able to edit and read all fields for development purposes. Something like this: <fieldPermissions> ...
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How can i get search string with space using JSON?

I have created a class using API end point URL, While getting its response we are able to observe blank spaces in the output string which should not be present. Please help me out with a solution. ...
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API timeout issue, connecting to Parse database

We have an API integration built out between Salesforce and Parse. We've limited our record size to a couple thousand for testing purposes and now that we've completed our mappings, are wanting to ...
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Getting “unsupported_grant_type” error when using Angular.JS app + ExpressJS proxy

I know there's already a lot of discussion around the "unsupported_grant_type" error that occurs when using the Username/Password Authentication Flow, but I've exhausted through all other proposed ...
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REST API get CurrencyIsoCode of single Currency org

So with a multi currency, my understanding is I could check the CurrencyIsoCode of the record. For single currency, it's all a corporate default, right? But the identity, user, and organization ...
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Is it possible that Salesforce could return the 15 char Id and not the 18 char Id via the API intermittently

Is it possible that Salesforce could return the 15 char Id and not the 18 char Id via the API intermittently? We have an integrated SFDC with a MA platform using CastIron. Been working fine, except ...
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How to Fetch all Invitees from EventBrite?

How can I fetch all the invitees from the my event whether they have responded invitation or not? I have created an event and I have sent an invitation email to 10 peoples .Now I need all the ...
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JunctionIdList columns in the Event entity

By the documentation Event entity should have AcceptedEventInviteeIds column in v34 API. But it isn't exist in the Event Fields (app setup). Also I doesn't see it by using API with databasedotcom ...
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Find subdomain via API key

can I find subdomain through CallOut om the basic of Api key:-. public class productFechOut { public static void basicAuthCallout(){ HttpRequest req = new HttpRequest(); String ...
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Which API does “salesforce to Salesforce” uses to connect to a different Org

Which API does "salesforce to Salesforce" connection uses to connect ? Is it the Tooling API ?
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How to query to Session Id to call the REST API in salesforce from third party applications

I built a REST API in salesforce which allows a third application to make a call to salesforce through POST method and I return the JSON response back based on the Account Name posted. I'm not able to ...
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How to verify whether a particular API has been enabled for an user/org?

We have an app which will use Salesforce API call's to do some functions using salesforce data. User will login into salesforce using OAuth and we have corresponding connected apps created in ...