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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Salesforce reports - how to disable smart totalling (or is there a workaround)?

As you will see in the picture, I have three columns in a report from two objects. The appointment object contains an APPID and the Matter Code contains the other information. I am "trying" to total ...
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Custom object tab missing after move from sandbox to production using change set

I made added a new custom object into my app in my sandbox and pushed it to production using change sets, the object has been successfully moved, but for some reason i cant find the tab.I can also see ...
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Querying Custom Objects via Junction Objects

I have a junction Object called Service_Transaction_Type__c that creates a many-to-many relationship between two other custom objects (Service_Offering__c and Transaction_Type__c). I am also working ...
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Salesforce Integration Error

We are seeing this error whenever our .net developer is trying to insert a record into salesforce custom object. sObject type 'xyz__c' is not supported. If you are attempting to use a custom object, ...
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<zqu:SelectProduct options=“{!theOptions}” /> not working

I am following zuora's instructions, which say to use the following: <zqu:SelectProduct options="{!theOptions}" /> when using their SelectProducts custom component. The problem, is when I add ...
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Does deployment status on a custom object persist through promotion to production?

If I mark a custom object "In Development", and put it into a change-set, will it still be "In Development" after that change-set has been uploaded to the production org? In that case, if there are ...
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managed class is not global, and not visible, but, I want to get to my custom controller instead

I am a newbie, sorry about that. I will try to put in as much info as I can for this. I am trying to use the Zuora SelectProduct custom component, with my own Visual Force Page and my own Visual ...
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Is it necessary to include the Page Layouts when deploying new custom objects?

I have a changeset and when I go to View/Add Dependencies, I see this message above a list of page layouts I may add to the changeset: "A dependency is created when one component needs another ...
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Unable to create Master-Detail relationship field

I am configuring a many-to-many relationship between custom object and Contact. For this purpose I created a junction object. Next, I have to create 2 Master-Detail relations. One for custom object, ...
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Email to Custom Object apex class unable to match up customID in email subject with custom object

I am trying to create an Apex class which will add the incoming email message which contains projectID in the subject heading into an existing project(custom objec) and discard the email message if it ...
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null reference error on Zuora custom component

I am getting a null reference area trying to use Zuora's custom SelectProduct component which is using its Quote Wizard. The only difference in the VF markup is this, original: <c:SelectProduct ...
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Mass Add to Campaign Button on Custom Object List View

I have created an "Add to Campaign" button on a custom object which when you click it takes you to the Add Members page, so that part correct. However, when I try to select records and click the ...
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Workflow rule execution

I have a parent object - Opportunity and a child custom object - Child_Opp. I have workflow rule created on Opportunity Object. I have a field in Opportunity object which refers to a field in ...
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Add dynamic value inside brackets of value

Can I add dynamic value with repeat inside the two {} brackets of value, example below will explain clearly <apex:repeat value="{!fieldsAPINamesList}" var="fieldName"> <!-- I NEED THIS ...
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How to determine whether it is safe to delete a custom object?

We have a number of custom objects in our org that look like they can be deprecated. Before I do so, I'd like to be sure it's not going to break anything e.g. connected apps etc. Is there a way to ...
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Validation Rule between a Custom Object and Opportunity

I have a custom object called Projects with a lookup relationship to Opportunity. Each Project can have an Opportunity attached to it by selecting one using the lookup field. I am stuck trying to ...
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Re-parenting Master-Detail relationship in managed package

I have installed a managed package in my org and unfortunately one of its master detail field(of one object created by managed package) is not allowed for re-parenting. i.e., "Allow reparenting" ...
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What are consequences of changing Record Type Name

In my full org I have a record type with label name as ABC and its record type name is ABC_XXX. I also have a DEV org with the same record type names in there. I would like to changes the record type ...
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Campaign Member-to-Custom Object Relationship

I'm currently looking to use custom fields that are populated on Campaign Member to create a Lead/Contact-linked custom object—and I'm able to do this with Process Builder without incident. The ...
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SOQL Query getting Notes and Attachments from Custom Object

I am getting an error when executing the below query in the Developer Console: select Id, Request_Title__c, (SELECT Id, Name FROM Attachments where id='a3K8E0000000BIj'), (SELECT Id, Title FROM ...
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Unsaved Changes Error in Lightning Experience

We have a custom object "Quote". Whenever I go to any Quote record and try to navigate to some other record or home page, it gives me below error in lightning experience: I have tried with other ...
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Linking Data Between Custom Objects

I am having trouble figuring out something that I feel should be very simple. Outside of salesforce, it would be a simple SQL join. I am trying to traverse a foreign-key relationship between two ...
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Enabling Notes and Attachments after custom object creation

When I first started our custom object Request_for_System_Change, I didn’t check the box to allow Add Notes and Attachments – and according to the documentation SALESFOREC.com - Fields for Defining ...
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How to merge two custom SobjectTypes metadata (fields)

Can we merge two objects together ? Get fields from 1 object and put them in another object simultaneously deleting one. for some reason we have two "contract" objects in salesforce and one has more ...
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Visualforce: Displaying A Custom Object's Related List When the Custom Object Isn't Directly “Related”

I've been tasked with creating an executive page layout where the basic information is displayed within a standard page layout and if they'd like to see more details they can click a link and see ...
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get record from object using Id in WHERE Clause

I am trying to get the current record for editing using the below SOQL query but I keep hitting different errors like 'expecting colon, found recordId' or some such. I have the current record ID from ...
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JavaScript Error on Custom Button Click

I have created a custom button with some custom code , Although it is not working as designed: Code used: {!REQUIRESCRIPT("/soap/ajax/20.0/connection.js")} var newRecords = []; var ...
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Non editable field permission setting

How to set this type of field(e.g. Account number) permission where permissions(Visible and Read-Only) are non-editable(greyed out) using any profile?
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Formula field not calculating properly with null

We have a formula field in a custom object that does not calculate properly. Although the value of the field in the if condition is not null, the result is always zero. The formula is: ...
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Users cant see custom objects. That are connected to the Standard object via master detail relationship

Some of my users can't seem to access a custom object that is master detailed to an opportunity section. Does anyone know how to fix it ? Only system administrators can see it.
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How to check if a field is used in multiple object

I have lookup field for country in many object is it possible to check in one place in Salesforce in how many object this field is being used
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Cross-object Lookup Between Custom Objects

I am fairly new to Salesforce, and keep running into its many limitations. I am just trying to make a Lookup field to find what category the item on my Invoice Line object has. The category field is ...
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List of existing records in custom object

I am trying to list the existing records for the current user in my VF Page: here is the start of my page with the controller and extension defined: <apex:page id="ChangeRequestList" ...
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Populate an array with another array

I have made a trigger that populates one object from another, it only works for one item now. I'm stuck because I have two lists one populated and one not populated and I want to populate the second ...
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Inline edit of a field

I have a object record which is displayed on a custom page. Some of the fields of this objects are inline editable. One of these fields doesn't have a value in the beginning. This value is updated ...
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Is addition of Custom field in Custom object possible using MetaData API

After creation of a Custom object metadata with createMetadata(...), I want to add new lookup Custom Field to it additionally (not at the time of creation). By using updateMetadata(...) method, I ...
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Get cross object Picklist value for validation

I Have 3 objects. All with MD relationship "Object 1" Master of "Object 2" and "Object 2" Master of "Object 3". Now, object 3 has one number field which needs to be checked against picklist field ...
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Populate field value dynamically from master object

Have DOB date field in master object and want the DDMM format data out of the value from that field to be populate in child object number field. How can i do that. Both fields have different ...
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Creating new Custom Object Record; unable to select from 2x Record Types

I haven't encountered this before: I have 2x Record Types (both confirmed Active) on a custom object and both are each assigned to a unique page layout. I double-checked that each page ...
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Retrieve Salesforce Objects using CampaignMember Custom Objects

I am trying to do a retrievesalesforceobjects function but the email keeps erroring I believe because something in my script is wrong: Set @order_number = RetrieveSalesforceObjects('Contact', ...
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Anonymous behavior custom object access field change

There is a trigger that will create a Case Comment (custom object case comment record) if a custom object record is created and it works fine. But what happens is when a record status is changed ...
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Force.com migration tool deployment error with a history Tracking enabled custom object

While I was trying to deploy a copy of source code of production to a developer SB, with the Force.com migration tool, encountered the below error for a custom object with enableHistory = true in the ...
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Filter objects for which are triggrable & allow reports

How to get a list of objects for which we can create a trigger and can create a report.My code is List<String> lstObject = new List<String>(); map<String, schema.SObjecttype> ...
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Error in external user update record in a custom object through site.com

I am trying to have guest users to update a record in a custom object through a site using a custom controller. However I get the error of "List has no rows for assignment to SObject' This is the old ...
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What are the object and field name suffixes that Salesforce uses? Such as __c and __x

When working with API names for objects and fields they will often have suffixes such as __c and __x. What suffixes are there and what do these API name suffixes indicate?
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Unable to show the picklist after getting deployment to the other sandbox

Unable to show the picklist after getting deployment to the other sandbox. Even the picklist logo also not even visible. I have given all the data which should be shown in the pickllist as a options. ...
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“System.NullPointerException: Attempt to de-reference a null object” Error, not understanding why?

I am receiving an "Attempt to de-reference a null object" error. It seems to be located somewhere in getUnconvertedProducts() because the lines it gives are the call for GenerateAccountProducts() in ...
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Pentaho Related Object

I am trying to conduct a upsert on an object by pentaho , but this recendo the following error "Invalid Field: No such column 'Nova_Categoria__c:IdCategoria__c/IdcategoriaPai__r'", but the field ...
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get the total sales in custom object

I have 2 custom object 'Supervisor' and 'Engineers', in OPPORTUNITY, The user can get to select the engineer depending on the picklist of group he chooses then the lookup will just display all the ...
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Access object fields in a query

I got 3 objects, BUnit__c, Row__c and Portfolio__c, with the following design Portfolio__c(Many)-----------(1) BUnit__c (1)-----------(Many)Row__c Portfolio__c object has a lookup to the BUnit__c, ...