A custom object is an object that is created in an org as opposed to standard objects which are provided by Salesforce. Objects in Salesforce are like tables, so creating a custom object is analogous to creating a table in a relational database.

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Custom Button doesn't work in my Custom Object profile

I've attached a custom button to my custom object page layout, that redirects the user in a visualforce page, but when I log in, as a particular user, The system redirects me to an error page that ...
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To add a link on field value to navigate to Detail page for a Custom object in Reports

Hi I'm new to salesforce reporting. I need your help. I have a custom object called "Invoice". I have generated report for it. Values present in the row should be displayed as hyperlinks, when i ...
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Detail of Page A Repeating on VF Page w/ Custom Object A Sibling Object Records B on Visualforce Page

I have a custom object "Success__c" that I am attempting to create a visualforce page for. I would like to have the parent (MD relationship via account__c) Account fields on the page, as well as the ...
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Method to find the most recently created custom objects?

Is there a way via the platform to find the most recent items of a specific objects? I know you can do this via SOQL, but is there a way for platform users to do this?
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How to get the selected records from the related list?

I have custom object and which is a lookup to Quote. 1)I have created a "MassEdit" list button on the related list (Child object). 2) I am unable to retrieve the records (Child records) from the ...
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Custom Objects fields not showing up on Edit Form

I am trying to migrate an Object from One Instance of sales force to another. Following one of the online link I created object manually to target instance and copied Fields, layouts from the from ...
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how to get the related records of the child (custom object) from parent record (Quote Object)

I have a custom object as "Compitetor" ,which has a lookup relation to "QUOTE " object.So created a "list button "for the custom object ,using the standard controller. 1)Now im unable to get the ...
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Cannot see visualforce page in the content source drop down

I have created a visualforce page but can't see it in the content source drop down when creating New list Button for a custom object . Please help!.
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Report that joins Campaigns, Contacts, and custom objects

I have a custom object (called Publications), which is related to Contacts through a Publication Contact Relation object, with Publications and Contacts as master-detail fields. I would like to ...
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How does the EDIT ALL button works in quotelineitem object

Can any one help me out.How does the EDIT ALL button works in quotelineitem object .When we click on the "EDIT ALL" button it gives the available records present to Edit and Save.Im in a similar ...
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Error: QuoteContentController Compile Error: Invalid identifier: gmod__Product at line 56 column 21

I have created a vf page on "Quote" object .Now i would like to get the fields of custom object "OpportunityForecast" API name as gmod__Opportunity_Forecast__c . This custom object does not have any ...
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Error: Unknown property 'QuoteContentController.wrapperclass.StudentDOB__c'

I have created a vf page on "Quote" object .Now i would like to get the fields of custom object "Student" API name as Student__c . This custom object does not have any relation ship with quote object ...
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Grant community user access to records both related to his account and related to its children accounts

I've a custom object with an account lookup relationship. I'm trying to set up sharing sets so my community user can see records both related to his account and related to its childen accounts. Up ...
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Error: Unknown property 'QuoteStandardController.gmod__Opportunity_Forecast__c'

I have created a vf page on "Quote" object .Now i would like to get the fields of custom object "Opportunity Forecast " API name as :gmod__Opportunity_Forecast__c , is a installed package . This ...
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Instead of showing value; it is showing like this {pitem.Name} {pitem.Condition} {pitem.price}

<apex:page controller="StoreFrontController" > <apex:pageBlock title="Our Products"> <apex:pageBlockSection columns="1"> <apex:pageBlockTable value="{!products}" var="pitem"> ...
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Ownership of custom object record is not allowing user to view related account

We'd like users who own records for a custom object (Projects) to be able to click from the Project record to view the related account. This works perfectly in opportunities, so I'm wondering why it ...
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StandardController delete() method problem

Does somebody know what can cause the problem that StandardController delete() method doesn't delete the custom object from the context. My extension for Standard Controller has such method: public ...
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join three objects on remote action

In regards to reports the regular ones are not working for what we are trying to achieve we have 5 objects that are related in someway or another but not specifically one to another, having an ...
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Wrapper Class Error

I have a custom object as Compitetor (fields as price,partnos,volume etc) ,created a vf page using controller and wrapper class . but i get an Error as :Error:displayCompitetor Compile Error: Invalid ...
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Effective dating a Custom Object field in Salesforce

Suppose the value of the field changes with dates, or if I want to track the value of a field an year ago (archiving the previous values), what is the best way to implement it?. Something similar to ...
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How can i pass my object ID to my VF page using a custom button?

I have a custom object, Deal Registration, that can have a list of Products added to it. I create a junction object DealRegProducts. While on a Deal Registration, the user would scroll to the related ...
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Salesforce OOB Orders SObject v/s custom object

I was looking at the new Sales force Orders object and wanted to know if anyone has implemented it. We are looking into implementing Orders in Salesforce and also want to be able to integrate order ...
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Apex Trigger - New Custom Object From Field Update

I apologize in advance for the simple question, but I have been having difficulty figuring out how to built this out. My goal is that once a particular list field on my Account object is updated to a ...
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how to write a wrapper class using visual force pages in a pdf format

I want to create a Visual force page in a PDF format for a Standard object "Quote",apart from this object their are other objects fields(such as quotelineitem ,competitor,opportunity,account) which ...
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can we use pivot table in visualforce page

I have a custom object as opportunity forecast , which is not related to Quote object,but i would like to create a visual force page on Quote object ,by calling the custom object fields (like ...
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Can we get the existing records of a related list,by clicking on a ListButton

I have an custom object named Competitors and it has a look up relationship to Quote . Created a custom button as "Edit All" and displayed it on related list..The functionality of the button should ...
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Error: Unknown property 'Competitor.Competitor__c' Create Apex property 'Competitor.Competitor__c'

I have a custom object as Competitor__c , when an button "EDIT ALL "is clicked.i would like to get detail vf page record displayed of that particular record linked to the custom object to edit .I ...
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CSV Upload - attribute to contact using name rather than ID

I ma trying to upload a CSV containing loads of records for my custom object type. Each of these items has a delivery driver. To make it easier for the end user to upload, the delivery drive will be ...
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Custom Object Case Management vs Standard Case Management [closed]

We have built a Custom Object similar to Case Management, yet the management wants us to implement the standard object Case Mgt for another Support Team instead modifying existing custom Object, ...
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How to list down all Standard/Custom Objects and ignore System(Internal) Objects

There's always a requirement to pull ALL standard and custom objects using describe call ignoring all system/internal objects. Is there a way for same? One of option is to reference ProcessInstance ...
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how to create a Visual force page as a PDF report ,it should be link on the Quote header to open this PDF

I have a custom object as competitor ,forecast ,std obj as quote and quotelineitem. I have a created a visual force page in a data form ,but it should be in PDF report .So i have added an attribute as ...
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how to create a custom button for a custom object on a related list

I have an custom object and it has a look up relationship to Quote .Now i would like to create a custom button as "Edit All" and display it on related list..The functionality of the button should be ...
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Rollup Opportunity fields on Custom object

I have custom object that is between Account and Opportunity. I need it to roll up some of the field from the opportunity, but I can't because the opportunity cannot have another master, and rollups ...
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Why does the termination of custom objects look namely this way “__c”?

What does this termination of custom objects mean? Why does it have exactly two underscores? And why is the special termination needed at all?
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Find Duplicate before create custom object record

I'm new to trigger and trying to write one that will create custom object Existing_Service__c based on OpportunityLineItem when Oppty stage is Won - All Approved. But I've facing a few issues: - How ...
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Encrypt/Hide Createdby Field

Is there a way to encrypt, hide, or make the created by field on a custom object anonymous? We are creating a survey process and we want the record submitters/creators to remain anonymous. Thanks.
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How to add custom filter in salesforce dashboard

how can i add a select box to select time period in dashboards, or in which way to proceed to acheive this I added filter to dashboard, but im unable to set the filters for this month, last 6 months, ...
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How is possible translate a Custom Tab label in different languages?

is it possible to translate a custom object tab into multiple languages??? automate translation is not done for our custom object tabs... How to fix this issue??? any one can help me.....
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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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Custom object to track event attendance

I've created a custom object to add an 'Attended' checkbox for invitees to an event. I've created a visualforce page list the events with a link to the attendance page where they can see a list of ...
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Changeset Deployment: Do I need to add custom fields separately?

I am deploying 3 custom objects from one sandbox environment [Sandbox 1] to another [Sandbox 2]. After having validated & deployed the custom objects on [Sandbox 2], I noticed that the standard ...
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Average of number of rows in a custom object with reference to Another custom object field

I created two custom objects (Orders & Order Items) Orders - List of Orders with Total Price and Other details Order Items - List of Items in an Order with reference to the Order Id in Orders ...
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Is it possible to add custom tabs to open different page layouts of single custom object?

I have created one Custom Object and 3 different page layouts for that, Now i want to open these layouts from tabs, For example - on click of Custom tab1 , first layout should open, on tab2 -layout 2 ...
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I must be misunderstanding lookups

I feel I must be completely misunderstanding lookups, but regardless of where I search I can't find an answer to my problem. I have 2 existing objects. A standard object (Idea) and a custom object ...
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Partner users can't see its customers custom object records

We have a Partner that has several customers that it supports. We have a custom object called Change. We also user the high-volume portal license for some of the customer users and the customer ...
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Conditional Checkbox to change following field type

I have a requirement where by I would like to have a field type following a checkbox change to a Master-Detail Relationship if the checkbox is check. E.g Employee Visitor (tick as ...
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Why does the RecordId get reflected in Name field instead of the Name?

I have created a custom object as XYZ and a created a Visualforce page based on the custom object. When I give the values in the vf page and save them.The record gets created, but in name field the ...
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How to get a Custom visual force page as a related list to standard object

I have created a custom object as customlineItem and a created a visual force page based on the custom object by calling their fields.Now i would like this visual force page to get reflected as a ...
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How to Achieve in Visual Force Page?

Can any one help me out .How to achieve this page in Visual force pages.Whether i need to create a custom object and call the fields in Visual force page or use some javascripts .Any Suggestion plz. ...
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Custom Pagelayouts vs Visualforce pages

To save/edit values in a custom object which should be used -custom Pagelayouts or visualforce page and why? what are the pros and cons of both?