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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Can't we use more than one custom object in vf template?

Can't we use more than one custom object in visualforce email template?..
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Get Label For SObject API Name

I have an exhaustive list of custom objects whose API Names and labels does not match. I end up opening each object in order to determine if the label has matching API Name.I want to see the API Name ...
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Error on custom javascript button

Below code should update the Leadership_Notification_check__c when the Suite, RedLightReview are not empty, TOV >= 5000000000 and check field is 0. {!REQUIRESCRIPT("/soap/ajax/29.0/connection.js")}...
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VisualForce RSS using Custom Object with Custom Controller

I am attempting to create an RSS feed of Salesforce activity similar to the example seen here. The Salesforce content I am trying to pull in lives under a custom object with an API Name of ...
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Relationship problems in DML/SOQL

I am unable to understand relationships with DML/SOQL. Example, I have custom objects Course__c and Course_line_item__c. Course_line_item__c has a lookup field on it that points to Course__c. So this ...
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How to use fields API name's value computed by a formula field

I have a formula field which returns me a field's api name. I want to use that api name for further computation by retrieving the value stored in that field. The field whose api name is computed by ...
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Trigger to update parent field with custom object data not populating

I hope everyone is doing well. I'm new to SalesForce and have been trying to learn Apex for a few weeks without much headway. Our org has a custom object called Factor Data that is a related list at ...
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Strange Related List Error on Visualforce page

I have a visualforce page on a custom object that redirects to several visualforce pages based on record type and profile of the user. For two out of three of the conditions, it works great. For the ...
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Pulling max value from multiple custom objects onto account field based on inputted date

My org records our monthly purchases on a custom object 'Factor Data'. Each month's information is displayed on the master account's page just like "Opportunities", "Contacts", "Activity History", etc....
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Show/Hide Fields Based on Name?

In my Financial Account custom object, certain sections are there, only one relevant to a particular Account Name, at a time, others being irrelevant. Is there a procedure that on the basis of Name, ...
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Record type in salesforce

Is it possible to create a Standard field in Account called Account Record Type with datatype as Record Type? if Possible How?
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relationship between readable, visible and read only'

In a profile I can see: <fieldPermissions> <editable>true</editable> <field>Time_Log__c.Date__c</field> <readable>true</readable> </...
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Cross object field values are not populating in HTML email template

I need to populate the field values following objects, Opportunity: Custom Object 1: Lookup relationship with Opportunity Custom Object 2: M-D relationship with Custom object 1 Now i have created ...
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Can someone please explain what is meant by sObject?

I am very new to the Apex programming first.And I know about Standard & Custom objects. And also the the custom objects have an extension of '__c'. I observed in the programming lot of reference ...
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Apex Sharing Rule - Test Class - Create sharing error?

I can't quite figure out how to intentionally cause a sharing rule error for my test class. Can someone help me out? Reviewed Name and Reviewer Name are required fields on the page layout. UPDATED ...
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Custom Button that passes Case ID into Custom Object

I am using Cases and I have several custom objects that I have built and they are linked using Master-Detail relationship and they are on the Case page layout using Related Lists. If I leave as is ...
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Values in picklist not displaying

I added additional values to a pick list via the admin setup screen. The old values still appear when opening the pick list on the object but I do not see the newly added values. Is there something ...
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Status Bar on Custom Object

What would the formula look like for a 4 stage status bar on a custom object that is dependent on checkbox values? I have saved all four stages as static resources, but can't quite get the formula ...
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Can any one please tell me how many objects are created in background when we create an custom object

I was asked in an interview about how many objects are created in the background when you create a custom object. What is the answer to this?
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How to identify look up relations to an object in Salesforce

I have a custom object and I would like to know which all other objects have look up relations to this one? There are many objects available and I cannot go into each and identify which would have ...
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Periodically generating CustomObject entries

we have created a CustomObject MonthlyItem as child of Contract (Master/Detail Relationship). Now we want to generate new MonthlyItems at the end of each month for the next respective month. ...
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Recursive issue on single record

So I got help on something recently where I was having a recursive issue with queries, and I got that sorted out. Today I am having issues with trying to run this loop on a single record. It's ...
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Is there any limitation when using summary report as a source report in reporting snapshot?

Is there any limitation when using summary report as a source report in reporting snapshot? In reporting snapshot, while field mapping we are able see only group by fields and formula fields from the ...
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Add Account Object Report Charts on Custom Object PageLayout

The standard Account Object have report charts and they can be filtered based on AccountID. I have created a lookup relation between a custom object and Account object. I want the Account Object ...
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Extracting CustomFields into CustomObjects?

I want to cleanup our Accounts Object which contains ~100 custom fields that are poorly structured and just a big ball of mud. I would distribute these fields to ~5 Custom Objects, one for generic ...
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Field Integrity Exception for Name

I am trying to create a Related List with a custom object using the Metadata API. When I make the call I get a Field Integrity Exception saying that the field "Name" does not exist on my object. ...
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Custom Controller with custom Object multiple record display Object field with Collection Values

I have created a custom object that holds a record of the user and a Map (string to integer) of closed case types to number closed. My controller has a list of this custom object and I need to ...
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Inserting an object with not writable field

I've this class that I need to test it: public class A800ExpiredClientReportV2 { Public ID quotID {get;set;} Public List<Quotation__c> quotList {set;get;} Public ...
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How to check that my custom object is a junction object? [closed]

I want to know that my custom object is junction object or not? How to check with an example or scenario? Give a scenario to check weather my junction object is doing properly or not. Thanks ...
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Call Type included on Log a Call layout

We have included a Call Type picklist on the Log a Call layout (new entry). We notice that for users to be able to select from this Call Type picklist they must first navigate to either the Add Task ...
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New custom field visible in Report type, but not visible in Report Builder

I have a custom field (cf1) within a custom object (co1) where the field-level security is set to "Read-Only" for all of the Profiles with access to that object. It is a Formula(Number) field. I also ...
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How to Create fields based on the number inputted by user?

So I was just wondering how can I create custom fields (which will take in a currency) when the user has specified the amount of fields to create. So for example, I have a total Commission of $100 and ...
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I have a custom object (My orders). in this object i have already some records. now what my scenario is i developed vf page on my ordersobject

I have a custom object (My orders). in this object i have already some records. now what my scenario is i developed vf page on (my orders)object.i want display all records in visual force page.this ...
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Salesforce Email Deliverability - Bounced EMails

We have Deliverability and Bounce Management setup in our org. We send the emails to our customers from a Custom Object, using Workflow rules and Email alert. But we are not getting any notifications /...
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Salesforce restrict custom object to create lookup field for Task object [duplicate]

I am currently developing an application in salesforce and my application requires that my custom object has a lookup field for Task object. Suddenly salesforce doesn't support this feature. What is ...
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Add new picklist value for salesforce standard field programmatically

In my application i have a custom field called Column__c, what i want is when i create a new Column__c record, the Column__c Name will be added automatically in the status picklist field in Task ...
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Rename the button standard button save

Rename the button standard button save. What is the best way? Is the URL hack? or VF page. For both I need a code.Any ideas?
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Select multiple image attachments at a time to attach to Notes&Attachments in the saleforce through vf pages

i did no of examples on attachments but in case of attching multiple image attachments to notes&attchments i face problem.please help me out. Thanks in advance. How to upload multiple images ...
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Force.com IDE not displaying custom fields, recordtype section under custom/standard object

I'm using eclipse-dsl-kepler-SR2-win32 and Force.com IDE http://media.developerforce.com/force-ide/eclipse42. In the Custom/ Standard object section, individual custom fields , recordtype etc are not ...
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Is it possible to get the Standard Field “Name” increased form 80 characters lenght to a greater legth by Salesforce Support?

Is it possible to get the Standard Field "Name" increased form 80 characters lenght to a greater length by Salesforce Support via a case? I know, it's not possible changing this as an Admin. But I ...
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Lookup field in Hyperlink formula field

I'm trying to create hyperlink field at custom object A level and it does have lookup to campaign. I would like to put look up field in the Hyperlink formula. HYPERLINK("https://my.salesforce.com/...
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Need help implementing a complex teacher feedback form in Salesforce

I work for a company that runs educational summer programs as one of our business units. We use Salesforce for lots of other, more typical uses and are exploring its use for student management as well....
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Null object error trying to save records from VisualForce page

Opportunities set to best few or better require at least one related custom object record for objects Top 5 product Codes Created custom visual force page using opportunity standard controller and ...
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How To Display A Related List Of Custom Object

I've created a custom object and I would like to know how to display a related list for that object? Please have a look at the screenshot. Please advise how to display a related list for Cases ...
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Send email from custom object (Lightning Experience - no URL hacks avail)

I'm currently trying to add the feature of sending an e-mail from a custom object in LEX. However all the results I found were either related to sending a specific template or using hacks (which is ...
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How can I report opportunity stage to the associated contact and account page? [closed]

I use Phone Burner and Autopilot. Unfortunately, these programs don't allow dialing or marketing outreach based on opportunity stage. I want to make it so that the opportunity stage is reported to the ...
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Show Opportunity Line Items in rendered PDF Visualforce page on a Force.com profile

We have a requirement on our custom object bid to show the opportunity line items in a table on a visualforce page when selected by a user on a Force.com licence. We have the functionality working ...
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how to create formula field to compare two Date fields [closed]

I have two date fields i need to compare two date field for different conditions like if date1=date2 "ontime" , This is for reporting purpose . Note it should compare only dates not time Thank you ...
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Export Custom Object Schema

I am building an app exchange app and I want to transfer orders into a custom Salesforce object called invoice. How can I export the custom object, without any data, into another user's Salesforce? I ...
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apex trigger send an email but merge field cannot display value

I try to use an apex trigger send an email which is formatted by an email template. I successful send this email but merge field cannot display value. who can give me some help? here is my code: ...