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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PHP Code Example for Adding Steps, Activities to an Existing Automation?

I'm hoping that someone might be able to share a PHP example for updating an existing automation with an additional Step and an activity associated with that step. The single example (in .Net) for ...
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Create CustomObjectCriteriaBasedSharingRule through metadata CRUD API

I'm trying to create sharing rule (critteria based) through Metadata API (wsdl imported to APEX). After many tries and fails I have got to point when I no longer know what to do. Currently I have XML ...
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Exact Target API and .NET email creation

How can we make email that is being created by the ExactTarget API using .NET pick a layout from exact target to go around the HTML body? Here is my sample code for the new email: var email = new ...
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how to move data from Salesforce to SQL Server

I've done some checking on tools to move data from Salesforce to a SQL Server database such as DBAmp, Jitterbit, Informatica Cloud, etc. Are there any options to reliably communicate with an outside ...
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Prevent Failure of complete Trigger

I have an issue, which might be familiar with most of you all. We are getting Cases from Oracle via Command Line Data Loader Programs. It is quite possible that one record has a data issue which ...
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Automatized ticketing with RemedyForce

I'm new to remedyForce (and salesforce too). The thing is, I looked on google for some APIs and ETLs which i could use to implement remedyForce and therefor the cloud computing. I planned to use ...
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Passing Session Id using URL instead of HTTP headers

When invoking the Tooling API, is there a way to pass the Session Id using just URL parameters? I've seen a couple of Salesforce APIs that work when the Session Id is contained in a URL parameter: ...
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REST API Query Timeout Expected

Having recently completed an integration with salesforce using the REST API we've come across an interesting feature. All the documentation I could find suggests that we should get a QUERY_TIMEOUT ...
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Using Restforce gem with SalesForce API and Oauth 2.0

I'm trying to use Restforce (https://github.com/ejholmes/restforce) to set up integration with my Rails app to SalesForce's API using Oauth 2.0. Restforce describes the initialization process as ...
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PHP ExactTarget API returns Empty Response when trying to connect

I'm just trying to do the basic connection to the service, but I'm getting the following message on the page: Unable to load the webpage because the server sent no data. Error code: ...
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Email Send Definition using Data filtered Data Extension

I try to set an Email Send Definition with a Data Extension which is filterd by a Data Filter (exclusionlist). Sending without the Data Filter is no problem but after applying the Data Filter it ...
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Using Canvas client-side proxy to access Apex REST API from Visualforce page

Is it possible to use the client-side proxy provided by the Canvas SDK from a canvas app embedded within a Visualforce page to access an Apex REST endpoint? We have a canvas app which calls an Apex ...
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Solved! Update Salesforce records from .Net(c#) based on SQL query

I need to update some Salesforce records from .Net(c#) based on the SQL query. Below is my table (vendors in sql). I need to update Salesforce Object(NRProducts__c) with the data in the SQL. The ...
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Requesting amount of Licenses via API

I've been looking for the right object to query using the API to get the used/total amount per license type, but I'm not quite sure which one holds this information. PermissionSetLicense seems to ...
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AMPSCRIPT Triggering Send API in a Landing Page?

Without using a posting form by a user, is there a way to automate a landing page to self execute on a daily basis using AMPSCRIPT and landing pages? I can actually use Automation studio to do this, ...
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Retrieve group subscribers

Using the exacttarget API, how can one retrieve the subscribers for a group? There is a 'Subscribers' attribute on the 'Group' object, however when I include 'Subscribers' in the retrieve request I ...
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Triggered Send - High Response Time [duplicate]

Our triggered sends have a history of taking a long time to get a response (30 secs or more) from ExactTarget for each call. In the past two weeks, the situation has gotten worse and the calls have ...
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Triggered Send - High response times [closed]

Our triggered sends have a history of taking a long time to get a response (30 secs or more) from ExactTarget for each call. In the past two weeks, the situation has gotten worse and the calls have ...
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Query Activity through API possible values for TargetUpdateType

I am trying to create and perform a QueryActivity through the SOAP API. I managed to get it working using 'Overwrite' as the value for the TargetUpdateType attribute. However I cannot find any ...
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How does Salesforce behave during scheduled outages?

If you have a scheduled outage with Salesforce in which Salesforce is 'Completely unavailable' what error message does a client of the APIs see when someone tries to call it? Is it a login failure? ...
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Update Salesforce record from .NET using Enterprise WSDL

For those who are looking for an example to update salesforce records from .Net(c#) Here is an example: I am trying to update a field(TestAccount__c) from the object Account in Salesforce, I have the ...
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How to check API call requests from perticular user in salesforce on daily basis?

Is there any way in salesforce we can measure/check how many API calls specific user consumed/made? we need this to identify if any integration user is eating up most of the API calls and is there ...
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Help understanding Web Service Callout Reponse

I just created a web service using wsdl2apex, I am getting the response but I don't know if this response is right, what I mean is if already parsed, if so how can I get the values (VendorId, ...
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How to retrieve Subscriber Profile Attributes from an Enterprise 2.0 account?

How to retrieve a profile attribute value of a subscriber from an Enterprise 2.0 account? I have the following, but this is only for Subscriber Properties. Thanks SET @retrieveRequest = ...
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Get Opportunity with Opportunity Line Items

How can I use the salesforce api to get a list of opportunities such that each opportunity contains it's opportunity line items?
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Help with Salesforce API getting values from web service (VS C#)

I found an API to update fields in VS C# from Salesforce. But I can not figure out a way to request values from the web service(GetVendorService) and store them in a list, so I can display the values ...
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How to login and get a list of accounts from C#

I am trying access the Salesforce API from an external application. I've done the following: I've gone to the API tab and generated the WSDL. I then ran the .NET framework's WSDL tool to generate ...
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API Version Mismatch Error when Uploading Change Sets into Production

When I try to upload a change set which includes recently changed or newly created classes(which will in the latest API version), it throws an error message saying that the API versions of some ...
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API Access with Contact Manager Edition

I'm doing some research for a customer and I'm a bit confused on whether it is possible to add contacts/leads to SalesForce if the user is on Contact Manager Edition. From what I'm reading, API ...
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I need a better understanding of the work flow for using a trigger

I am having a hard time understanding exact targets API. Please, in the lamest terms, someone please explain to me the complete flow of using a trigger email. Here is the scenario: New customer ...
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Web2Prospect not working

I am trying to create web2prospect by using with propertybase app but I got following error. kindly let me know if you know the solutions. My Code: <form name="web2prospect" onSubmit="return ...
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Getting the correct data extension rows in AMPScript

Our subscriber row has many rows, two of which are SubscriberKey, and ModifiedDate I have a data extension that contains info about what the subscriber purchased it is a one to many relationship, ...
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How can I tell from REST api which of an object's fields are required?

I am trying to create objects with the REST api, which works fine as long as I specify a value for each required field in the POST. The question is, how can I tell from the API which fields are ...
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Getting exception in api calling of Channel Order app of Salesforce

I am using channel order app of salesforce and calling the api class through code to submit the service order record but there is something wrong with the class of managed package and throwing the ...
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How to use TriggerSend with an existing e-mail template? Php Coding

I am having trouble figuring out how to do the following; Lets say I have a customer that comes to our site, and buys two of our products. They provide their email, first name, and last name. And ...
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Archaeology: what happened in Salesforce API 11.1 to necessitate a point release?

I'm really curious about this. Here's the list of available Salesforce API versions for a given Apex Class: 29.0 28.0 27.0 26.0 25.0 24.0 23.0 22.0 21.0 20.0 19.0 18.0 17.0 16.0 15.0 14.0 13.0 12.0 ...
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Get a User's OAuth Connected Applications via API

Is there a way to get the list of oauth connected applications of a given user (of a set of users) via SOAP/REST API? Thanks, Uri
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Proper/Safe Way to Link to Salesforce Object

What is the proper/safe way to get/generate links for Salesforce objects retrieved through the REST API? For instance, we have a tool living in another application that allows users to query for ...
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ExactTarget Fuel API

When I run the code below, which is provided in the .NET Fuel SDK example code, I get a post status of false and code of 200. The message is blank. Why is this not working??? ET_Client ...
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Sending emails from multiple Email Send Definitions to specific records in a single Data Extension

Is is possible to have multiple Email Send Definitions send email to specific records/rows in a single Data Extension. If yes, how do you specify the data extension records that you want to send the ...
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Store Salesforce Data in external System

We have a requirement wherein whenever a record is created in salesforce it should be sent to some third party system and store it over there. To be more clear: Let suppose if i create a new Account ...
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(C#/API) DescribeSObjects call returning only 250 fields

When calling describeSObjects on any sObject that has more than 250 fields, I am only receiving back 250 fields and I am not sure what to do about it. I know that there is a hard limit on the number ...
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I have the label of an object's field. I want to retrieve its API name

I have a map. the string is the label of a field of an object and the integer is the value that must go into this field of that object. But i don't know how to retrieve the API name of those fields ...
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Accessing editdate for a field through Api

I am trying to pull the edit date of a customfield in salesforce through Soql. It only appears when I generate a report around that custom field. If there isnt a way is there some kind of work around ...
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Salesforce API query encountering error with large integer / double

I'm having an issue querying the Salesforce API with a number larger than the max for a 32-bit integer. I don't think it's code-based as the problem is also encountered when using the Salesforce ...
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Email notifications for Event invitees using the API?

Can someone help me understand whether it is possible via the REST or SOAP API (version 29) to trigger the email notifications that get sent when adding an invitee (e.g., contact, lead) to the ...
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How to call EverNote API in Salesforce (Apex)

I have a requirement for which I need to convert all the opportunities in to ENML and then upload it on EverNote. I have created the ENML. But how can I upload/submit the ENML on evernote? What is ...
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SOAP API: INVALID_TYPE error while creating custom object in JAVA

I am quite new on SFDC development. The dutty is that I am using a jar generated from my ORG Enterprise WSDL. I am implementing in a JAVA dynamic web project that jar, thereby, I am dealing with some ...
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Using {!User.Profile} merge field in Javascript if statement

I have a business requirement where a new Quote record cannot be generated for a couple different Opportunity types. If the user tries, they get an alert. I've overridden the standard New Quote ...
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Query opportunity from whatid on events

I am using the php api and am curious whether it is possible to get information from two objects in one query. I'm basically trying to save API calls. What I would like to do is grab information from ...