A standard Salesforce object that represents a "person" or "individual" record

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Updating Contact Owner for All Records Using Sandbox

I have a small database of about 300 contacts and my company is looking to implement a new mapping system to assign each contact to a sales rep. After I have exported the data, cleaned up any ...
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I have access to Contact, even though OWD is set to Private and record has not been shared

I have set OWD for both Account and Contact to Private. I created an Account and shared it with all users. I created a Contact for that Account, but I didn't share it with any users. I log in as a ...
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Update Account Field from Contact Field

I am trying to automatically update an account level field once an associated contact's field is updated. The use case is someone completes a Pardot web form to register their products. This data goes ...
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Test Class Help - Are the correct fields being tested? [closed]

I feel like I should create a new Contact in the test class so that I can relate it back to the Case. Would this be the right way to go about it? Basically, to test I want to: Create a case and ...
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Does this trigger update Case object and Contact object fields?

I just want to see if I am going about this the right way. Here is my code: trigger WebToCaseCountry on Case (after insert) { Set<Id> contactIds = new Set<Id>(); for(Case c : ...
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How do I test my Email to Contact code from a Web Form? [closed]

I have some code to create a new contact if the email entered in the web form does not match any existing contact. My problem is how I would link the web form and the code together to get it working?
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aggregate soql select contact fields from opportunity query

wondering if anyone can help me with a query on opportunity that contains contact fields. i've tried a bunch of solutions but no luck yet. Select count(Id), Account.Contact.SomeField from ...
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How to display custom fields from Leads and Contact on a activities report?

Goal: I'm trying to create an activities (Tasks and Events) report that will display custom fields from the Lead object, and a standard field (MailingAddress) from the Contact object. I will need all ...
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Disabling Partner Community User Visibility

I want to prevent community users that belong to same partner account from seeing their peers. For example, there is an account ABC and there are 2 Community Users from this account as primary and the ...
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How to get Contact Id provided an email address

I would like to perform some operations on Contact using the corresponding REST api. So, I need the contact Id. However, I would like to retrieve the contact id from the given email address. Is it ...
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How to insert Salesforce Activity History contents into custom field of a Contact?

I am using Gmail, Salesforce integration app, using which I can save an interested mail into Salesforce Activity History of a Contact. Now, as soon as I receive the activity history, I want to save ...
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Report to show accounts with no contacts in a specific role

I need to pull a report of accounts that do not have a contact specified for a particular administrative role. If 1 contact in the account is listed in that role, I do not want anyone in that account ...
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Ringlead is preventing creation of Leads, Contacts and Accounts

I just got a new job with a company that use Ringlead. One symptom that I am seeing today is that leads, contacts and accounts cannot be created. I don't know why but its weird: If I or anyone else ...
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Contacts/ Notes & Attachments

Is it possible to have all the 'Notes and Attachments' from the Account Object to be displayed on each subsequent Opportunity it is related to automatically- similar to a related list? Also, is it ...
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Need help with Visual Force and a Mail Merge Word Document

Just upgraded to Office 365 and unfortunately Salesforce native MailMerge functionality is not supported. We are an operation of 3 users on a Professional Edition. So most Apps are needing Enterprise ...
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Trigger to create a Contact after User is created (w/ error)

Getting an error with trigger/class. We have an automated process the creates a user record (from our AD/SSO process). When a User is created, a trigger sends an email to our support group to ...
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Salesforce Custom Object lookup to Contact (or another custom object) and Data Loader import on email rather than id

I am new to Salesforce and hope to begin developing ASAP. I am currently testing a theory...I want to use either Contacts or a Custom Object which will have another Custom Object (Special Activities) ...
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Create a site to answer on campaign

I'm new at site on force.com so I don't have a full vision about it. I created a site. My need is to display the campaign and then the contact can check the website and answer if he participates or ...
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How to clear the custom field on contact when there is Activity History?

I need to reset a custom field on the contact object when there is an Activity History of some type. Should I write trigger on the Task Object or on the Contact object? If I write a trigger on the ...
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After Update Trigger on Account to create contact

I am writing a trigger to auto create a contact once the account is created. Also I would like to update all the existing accounts so that it will create contacts only once(Further updates of account ...
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Trying to update a contact field if that contact is added to the contact roles related list on an oppt'y

Here is my scenario. At my non-profit client, they enter opportunity records beneath the Account record. They then add the specific Contact they are working with, beneath the contact roles related ...
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Convert a contact to lead

Our SFDC has been used a bit back to front so we have a lot of contacts when they're actually leads. I want to go through each one and convert some back to leads (and delete their contact details). ...
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Contact List View - Get Related

I have a custom field (lookup) on Account that links Accounts to Contacts. It's called 'Clerk__c' indicating that the contact is a clerk for the account. I want to "mass mail" all clerks, so I would ...
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Multiple Record picklist to one contact multi picklist

Scenario: I have one contact "John Doe" who owns multiple and different type properties. In the property object, each has a "Type" and "Sub-Type". In the "type" picklist, it includes Drugs stores, ...
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Multiple linkToEntity

I have been messing around with a prechat form and have come across an interesting issue. I try to link this account to a case and a contact and it will always link to the first one (so right now it ...
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How can I best capture what software a contact is using on our platform? [closed]

I'm setting up our new instance of Salesforce. We have a need to setup our contact fields to track what software that contact is using. We own several platforms and have a need to message the users ...
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Ongoing association between Contact and Opportunity after Opportunity Contact Role deleted?

I have Salesforce integrated with HubSpot for my client and noticed some odd behavior going on with HubSpot smartlists with criteria for including Contacts who are associated with Opportunities via ...
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Data export of contacts on Account

I need to export Data from Salesforce.The requirement is that I need to extract Accounts and only one contacT associated with the account. Let us say if i have to extract 1000 accounts I need to get 1 ...
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How do I link AccountTeamMembers to Contact objects?

I’m using SalesForce v 33.0 and I am trying to write a single query that, given a number of account ids, can identify the team members (their first name, last name, and email) whose roles are ...
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update contact customfield when opportunity is created or updated

I am quite new to Sales force I need to update a custom field on contact using total_amount_c when ever any opportunity is created or updated with stage 'Closed-Won' , opportunity amount value is ...
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Checking whether a given Email address has Salesforce account

I have an email address say abc@xyz.com. I want to know If there is a Salesforce user(need not be in my organization) who has a salesforce account with abc@xyz.com as email. If such a salesforce ...
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Object Specific Publisher Action for New Contact from Case Object

I am implementing Case Feed and want to add an object specific Publisher Action "New Contact". I understand that this should be with a Visualforce page but am not sure how . . . Also, the newly ...
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Auto populate fields based on lookup field value

There is a contact lookup field in opportunity object. When ever user selects the contact value, the shipping custom fields in the opportunity should be auto populated with the mailing address values ...
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Output the status of contact owner to a VF Page

I am trying to pull list of contacts with no accountId showing if the contact owner is active or not. Page: <apex:pageblockTable value="{!EmptyAccount_contact}" var="a"> ...
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Visualforce page (Contact Standard Controller with extension), transfer Field value to “new Case” page

I have an visualforce page with logic (VF page), which have a textfield (Text1). On load, the textfield is populated with a value from a parameter from the URL which is used for loading the VF Page. ...
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Check a checkbox if a Contact has an associated Opportunity or Meeting

This is my first time trying to code a trigger in Salesforce. I have a checkbox labeled "Priority Contact," and I'd like the checkbox to be checked for all contacts that have at least one Opportunity ...
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Auto Populate a Lookup Field based on a field value

We have a custom object "OrderItem__C". This custom object has a lookup field to standard contact object. It also has a field called "Shipping_customer_number__c". We have this same ...
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Some Contacts not appearing in “Select Contacts” tool for Shared Activities

Some of my users are complaining about certain contacts not showing up in the Contact search when Shared Activities is enabled. The one contact I can reliably duplicate this bug with is a contact ...
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Hide fields from Contact Layout

Contact OWD is "Public Read Only", we have requirement to hide phone and email field from detail page layout. how to achieve this?
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New Button on Lookup Search Layout

On my Opportunity object I have a look up to Primary Contact. I would to enable users to create a New contact when using the lookup. I would like to have a 'New' Button next to 'Search' search layout. ...
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Pre-chat Link Task and Contact

I am trying to link a contact to a Task, but I can't seem to do that on the pre chat form. Any help would be greatly appreciated. From what I have read online this should work. Any help with this ...
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Make uploading a file required for creation of users and contacts

I am using salesforce to create portal for a school. I am using students and parents as contacts and staff as users. When I am creating students I need to make it manadatory to collect certain ...
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Is there a way to add out of the box actions to visual force pages?

I have a custom visual force page for the Contact object. On the contact object's 'Buttons, Links, and Actions' I can create an action that logs a call. Is there a way to add that action to the custom ...
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Opportunity Contact Role pass to Contact Object

I have been able to get a trigger to work that either updates a checkbox on the Contact Object based on whether an Opportunity is Open or not (based on the Stage Name). This checkbox updates Pardot. ...
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No Contact Role related list on Contact?

Not sure if I'm missing something obvious here, but on an Account layout I can add Contact Roles fine. Now if I want to view this from a Contact point of view (ie see what roles a Contact plays in ...
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Visualforce page to edit Contact details not working

This Visualforce page is setup to edit some fields from the users Contact record but it is not saving any changes and throwing error Required Field Missing [Last Name] <apex:page ...
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Retrieve common field information from Account and Contact simultaneously

Page: <apex:page controller="Controllers"> <apex:form > <apex:inputText value="{!searchStr}"/> <apex:commandButton value="Search in Account, Contact, ...
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Convert Contact to lead (URL hacking) - not getting state or zip code

We're trying to convert a bunch of contacts back to leads. Everything but state and zip are pulling in. Can you please help me figure out where we went wrong? Here is the code we are using: ...
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Trigger for Sum Of Fees of Contacts on Account [closed]

I wish to write a trigger for to sum up Fees (Custom Field) on the Contact object. The sum needs to be displayed on the account object as a Total Fee. For Example - I have an Account A1 that has 3 ...
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How to check if the current user in Public groups before insert new contact using trigger?

I have been trying to check the current user is exists in public groups or not using trigger on Contact object before insert. I was wondering whether this is right way to check it or not? Exactly what ...