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Using formula to exclude weekend and holidays in salesforce

I have a requirement where in, i have to exclude public holidays listed below: (14-Jan-2015, 26-Jan-2015, 06-Mar-2015, 17-Sep-2015, 02-Oct-2015, 22-Oct-2015, 11-Nov-2015, 12-Nov-2015, 13-Nov-2015, ...
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Updating FLS on a custom object

When i try to update FLS for two newly added fields it gives me following error Please fix the following: Permission Activate Orders depends on permission(s): Edit Orders, Read Orders Is ...
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How to provide read Only access for a VF page

On the Standard Lead Page we have a VF Page which shows the Lead Owner. The requirement states that a User who can be define as Alpha user (Custom Object) only when configured as the related list on ...
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If Else in Email Template

I am trying to mail merge using a string of if-else in a text email template. It seems that the system is unable to mail merge custom fields using if-else. ...
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Error: Insufficient Privileges while querying User or UserRole in a standard user context

I am running a couple of SOQL queriesthrough a Visualforce page. The queries simply look like: [SELECT Id, Name, UserRoleId FROM User WHERE Id = :UserInfo.getUserId()] [SELECT Id, Name, ParentRoleId ...
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visualforce page display time in timezone

I have a email alert that uses a Visualforce email template to generate an email with a date/time field that I want my to display as GMT, currently the time displayed in the email is offset by the ...
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Lookup filter not returning records

I have a lookup field on opportunity object. The field is a lookup to account object. The filter criteria i had used is that only accounts of specific recordtype should be available in the lookup. The ...
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can I upload user's profile image via data loader

I have a several user photos, is there a way of uploading them to the user's profiles en mass?
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Are object Id's globally unique across an organization?

Is it safe to say that an ID for an object in Salesforce is guaranteed to be unique across all objects for an organization? I ask this since id's for objects are prefixed with the keyPrefix value ...
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How to enable “Reply to all” email functionality in cases in Partner Portal

Currently in my configuration of partner portal the partner can see and update cases via their partner portal. They can read emails that are attached to the case (as a related list), however they ...
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Salesforce1 splashcreen issue

I am using Salesforce1 Mobile on the iPhone 6 Plus and config'd it to use the custom splashscreen, however the resolution leaves the image with a large plain white border due to the screen resolution ...
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Sales Console layout

How can I modify the Sales Console to reflect what is shown in the following screenshot? The Sales Console that I have activated in my org isn't as well laid out, e.g., pane on left hand side only has ...
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Can I access breifcase configuration info through SOAP or REST API

Is there anyway to retrieve briefcase configuration via the REST API (preferably) or SOAP API? More info on briefcase configuration here.
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Unable to search for users or contacts by email address

When I type in the email address of a contact and also of a user in the global search, it does not return any records for either contact or user although there are both a contact and user record with ...
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Custom Lookup Design

We have a Custom Object called "CaseEvents" which is a child to the parent standard object "Case". Case-CaseEvents is 1:M relationship. I would like to perform the following configuration a) ...
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Will changing the field type from text area (long) to rich text area lose data?

The documentation says Changing from Text Area (Long) to any type except Email, Phone, Text, Text Area, or URL does that mean rich text are will also retain the data?
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Configure buttons on Mini Page layout

I am trying to remove 'delete' button from Event Mini Page Layout and I found that it is not possible. I removed button from Event Page layout but it is not removed from event mini page layout. Is ...
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how to change the default settings for chatter email notifications

In my Salesforce org, each users' default frequency for email notification for Chatter groups is set to daily and I need to change this to "on each post". This can be done individually, however I ...
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New Workflow Rule with Existing Field Update for ChangeSet

I'm creating a New Workflow Rules with existing field update, do I need to include the existing field update in ChangeSet?
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Can lookup field updates be done through flow?

I have a scenario where i need to update value from one lookup field to be another lookup field on the same object say Lead. As this cannot be done through workflows, should we go for triggers? Can ...
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Gather Information from Communities Users

I'm trying to customize to take feedback (contains various questions with ratings in a scale of 0-10) from the customer when checks out of an restaurant.. and display this on the Restaurant object for ...
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How to make some filter as default filter among multiple filters on object tab

I have created 2 filters on contact tab.when I click on contact tab by defaultly it is loading Salesforce default one.Now I want to make some filter as default on tab click.Any suggestions... Thanks ...
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unable to display console in the apps

I have created a console app. I have assigned it to a profile (X). I have designed the layout and tested the console layout and I am happy with the way it is laid out. Now when I log in as a user with ...
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how to monitor user training for my org

as an administrator I wanted to see what users have completed what modules in the help & training section. Is there a way to report on this or is there a special section within Help & Training ...
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Is it possible to roll-up the count of assets on an account?

I cannot seem to get Assets displayed in the list of available objects when creating a roll-up for the account object. Is it possible to roll-up the count of assets on an account?
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ETConfiguration can't find fuelsdk.properties

I'm brand new to FuelSdk and trying to write my first app using Java. But I can't get back trying to instantiate ETConfiguration. If I call it with the path to the properties file, it can't find it, ...
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How do I set DML Options when using the REST API?

My question is nearly identical to an existing question. To summarize the problem, my case owners aren't receiving an e-mail notification when a new comment is added to their cases. Please view the ...
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Are feed-based layouts limited to certain object?

I am unable to get the assets page layout as a feed-based layout, is it possible that feed-based layout is limited to certain objects? I can't seem to find this limitation within the help ...
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is it possible to change the default behaviour of the feed based page layout

I have set up a new page layouot which uses the feed based layout. Is it possible to configure the page to default to the "Details" tab of the page layout as opposed to the feed?
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Where to store custom configuration information?

I am new to salesforce and I am writing an integration to an external REST web service and wondering about where the best place would be to store custom configuration details such as the url and login ...
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How to write formula based on pick-list value of the pick-list field

I would like to write a formula to count the number of days based on the conditions mentioned below.. If the Status__c (Picklist field) = Draft, calculate based on Now() - Last modifed date. If the ...
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using a field update to update a lookup field based on another lookup field

I want to be able to update a lookup field "FirstUser"(lookup to user) with the value form another lookup field (CreatedbyID). What is the simplest way to do this? Do I need to create a trigger? I ...
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Find the Contact and Account name for an Idea Vote in the UI

I am wondering if I am missing something when using the Ideas functionality within SF. One of the biggest complaints from our product development team is that you cannot tell who actually voted for ...
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“maximum depth of master-detail relationship exceeded” Can't change from Look up To Master Detail

I have two Object, Current Relationship is Look Up I am trying change it to M-D. In change Field Type the field itself is "Grayed Out" with this Info. My Intial requirement was Master-Detail because ...
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Android Push Notification set up questions

We have guys on our end trying to configure Push Notifications & they’ve asked me to reach out for an answer on the below: ...
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filtering reports at run time based on account

How can I create a report on cases, for example, and then have a filter on account number so that I can show only the cases for a specific account number at run time? Would I need to build a visual ...
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How can I display assets as a tab page?

I want to be able to add Assets as a tab view however it is not available for this. I have that a third party app for activities can display an Activities tab. I would like to know how to do this for ...
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when not to use the Asset object

I am considering using the Asset object however I am really put off by the fact that it presents as a page within a page which leads to a negative user experience. My business scenario requires that I ...
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Set 'Modify All' for around 100 profiles

I want to give 'Modify All' permission for certain objects, to around 90-100 profiles in my org (excepting a few). I feel it is very laborious work.. Is there a way to do this easily through the ...
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changing communities domain name

Currently within the Salesforce Partner Community configuration settings I can find no way to change the domain name. However, if I change the brand/name of my company, how can I change my communities ...
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Add months to a date using formula field

I have a requirement. On opportunity there is a field Min Term (months) and a closedate field(standard). Need to create a check box field "Opp 50% expired". It will be auto-ticked when closedate + ...
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is it possible to report on the history records of a custom object?

I created a custom object and set history tracking on one of the fields for the object, I added the history to the page layout for the object. For any particular record for that object I can now see ...
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are hover links available on feed-based page layout?

In the good ol' days, when I looked at an opportunity page layout I would be able to see the hover links for the related lists associated to the record. However, now I notice that they are no longer ...
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Visual Flow with approval process

Hi Everyone I have a query about Visual Flows. Can I add Approval process to a visual flow. My scenario is I want to add new product to product master object (i.e custom object) by using visual flows ...
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Sort activities in a related list by a specific column

I have a page layout for a custom object. I have a related list on that page layout. The related list is open activities. Is it possible to sort the records in the related list by any column? ...
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Data Not Available? Can't edit a custom formula field formula

Any ideas why I would get a "Data Not Available" error when editing a custom field? In this specific instance I'm editing a formula field, and I'm able to edit and save changes to the description and ...
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Data-type roll-over information not in english in page layout, why?

Very possible that I edited some config without knowing, but within the page layout editor, all the fields to select by drag-and-drop have a hover pop-up that present information on the field. Oddly, ...
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How can I use the billing address type field in another object

I live the billing address field format, it is a great container for gathering all the fields together. Is there a way of doing this for customer objects?
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Configure Proxy to call API

I am developing application to call Exact Target API with Python. For example, I have launched example from here It works only if I have direct internet conexion (without any proxy) When I connect to ...
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When is it appropriate to use Record Types?

The documentation for Record Types states: Record types allow you to offer different business processes, picklist values, and page layouts to different users. It seems to me that unless you are ...