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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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?
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I want sync salesforce objects and my web application. How? [closed]

How to sync salesforce custom objects and my web application? I already tried that but I am fully confused with that. Please tell me how can I proceed ?
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GetChildRelationships not finding contact lookups for custom object

I have a custom object with many custom fields. Some of these fields are lookups to contacts. I have a visualforce page on which I need to list all contact fields for this custom object. I am using ...
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Apex trigger not working

I have tried to set the name field of the Volunteer Job object to the case number or an auto increment number and neither seems to be working. I have tried to use a trigger: trigger AddCaseNumber on ...
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Filter By Owner in list views Not working

I am facing this issue and I can't seem to find any solution. I have a custom object, Subscription and I want to control the list views. If I create a list view with All Subsctiption Details, I can ...
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Getting “Id value <long ID> is not valid for the <custom object controller> standard controller” for post install custom link

So I've followed the steps outlined in: How to show a vf page on the first installati​on of the managed package? but now I'm getting the following when one of my test users is trying to install the ...
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Error: Invalid field Job_Application__r for SObject Position__c

I have two custom objects those are position and job application objects,those are related by lookup relationship.But when try to access the job applications through relationship I m getting above ...
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Accessing lookup fields within trigger context

I have a custom object Customer with a few fields. One of the fields is a Lookup field that refers to a standard object Account. I'm writing a trigger that should fire before each insert/update. The ...
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Convert Custom field type from text to lookup/master-detail in salesforce

I have created custom field with Text data type..For some reason I need to change the field type to a look-up/master-detail relationship. But when i click on "Change Field Type" button for that ...
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Database.Saveresult into a list of object

I have a list of Line_item__c which is storing my line items as List<Line_Item__c> toInsertList = new List<Line_Item__c>(); I am inserting these records in database using the below ...
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MyVisualForcePage does not exist or is not a valid override for action View. - Deployment Error

tried to deploy a a change set from 1 sandbox to another and it gives the error "MyVisualForcePage does not exist or is not a valid override for action View" . I included the VF page so I'm ...
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Retrieve string from custom object based on title defined in VF

I need to retrieve content from a field in a custom object based on the "title" of the record. While the code below works, it has obviously been told specifically to return the record with the title ...
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Label Name consistency across two objects

I have a scenario where on one object, the user enters the SLA for each task(input field) and based on what they enter, I need to create a new record in other custom object. I need to map the label of ...
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Workflow/flow to change opportunity owner to child object owner when child object is linked

Struggling a bit here. I am trying to create a workflow/flow that will automatically update owners of an opportunity without the complexity of creating a trigger. The relationship goes - The ...
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How to update/transfer into accounts from opportunities

I need custom fields that are in my opportunities to be in my accounts. I don't care if they're copied, a relationship is setup, or they're actually moved. What's the best way to do this?
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Dynamically pass custom lookup field value to another custom field

I am new to Salesforce and Salesforce development, and I have an object (Ticket) that is related to another object (Well) via a lookup field for the well ID. I want to pass that well ID to a custom ...
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override the behaviour of a standard object opportunitylineitemschedule in a vf page?

Can any one help me out with this requirement? creating a custom object as custom schedule and overriding the behaviour of a standard object (opportunitylineitemschedule) in a vf page,by populating ...
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Creating a Custom Object Handler Class

So I want to create handler classes for different Objects with my SF org, specifically for some of the custom objects. For instance I have a Global__c object that stores global settings in encrypted ...
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Retrieve data from custom object on Visualforce page

I have created a custom object which contains multiple fields that I want to be able to show on a Visualforce page. From the discussion I've had with another developer it was recommended that I use a ...
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Custom object parent relationship similar to “Attachment” object

Can we have a custom object similar to Attachment object where the parent can be any of the "Account", "Contact", "Lead" etc? ...
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Deleting rows in a list

I have a queue setup that users can add cases to before submitting them. I currently have it so that they can type the row number of the case they want to delete; however, I need to make it so that ...
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Custom object schema visibility

We are planning a managed application for Salesforce platform and there are few things that are hazy. Lets say if a customer install our managed application in their organization will they be able ...
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Query results via Developer Console, but none via Salesforce Mobile SDK for Android?

I am creating an Android app using the Salesforce Mobile SDK for Android. The app allows users to login via community login. I am able to get the related contact of the logged-in user using ...
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Tackle Callout Limit Salesforce

I am creating an managed application for salesforce appexchange listing. App Functionality: On certain update events a trigger will send a few non-critical information to a external server ...
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Relationship should be given to Opportunity or Product

I have created a custom object as CustomlineItem and wanted to give a lookup relation to opportunityline item .So i should create the lookup relationship with opportunity or product ( ...
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Tracking deliverables for different donation levels

I'm working on tracking deliverables for a non-profit. When a donation is made at a particular level, specific benefits are included. For example, a donation of $100 is Level 1, which includes A, B ...
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Can I override the behaviour of opportunitylineitemschedule in a Visualforce page?

Can any one help me out with this requirement? I need to create a custom object as schedule and override the behaviour of a standard object (opportunitylineitemschedule) in a visualforce page, by ...
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Custom Tab and Custom Object are same

Can any one let me know is Custom Tab and Custom Object the same.If yes then in my EE i do get ab ERROR as : Custom Tab Limit Exceeded Your organization's edition of salesforce.com has a limit of 25 ...
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Object fetched in constructor but not shown in VF page

I am new to SalesForce and developing on the platform, and I am running into issues displaying data from a custom object I created to a custom VisualForce page. Here is my code for the apex class: ...
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MISSING_ARGUMENT, Id not specified in an update call in controller extension

I'm having some difficulty in setting the value for a custom object from my controller extension. Here's the relevant controller code: public with sharing class MyController { public ...
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Storing the results of a query in a variable

I have an object "Case" with the fields "Contact_Search_Name__c" and "CaseNumber" and I have an object "Case_Notes__c" with the field "Contact_Name__C" basically I am trying to use this query ...
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custom tab limit got exceeded ,how can i use it

My Org Uses EE ,the custom tab limit got exceeded .I have created a custom object where im unable to see it,Is there any possibility where i can access the custom object.Any help is appreciated.