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How can I backup/export my APEX code classes and triggers?

I wasn't clear - I am writing a lot of code on my sandbox, and I use the Developer Console for that. I want to export all the classes and Triggers I write, for backup. Using Meta API - I am not ...
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How to import an SFDC Report CSV export file in Numbers on Apple's iCloud?

Using Numbers on a Mac for editing my spreadsheets, but unable to find a way of downloading a report (export) from Salesforce and doing the following with Numbers: open, edit, and save. How to open ...
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exact target import data vs sending Subscribers using API create documet

We are using Exact Target for our email marketing system. We have some batch processes to send our user data to exact target on daily basis. We send data using ET SOAP api. To be specific, we send ...
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Is there a simple way to generate a create table script from a salesforce class?

I am looking for a way to synchronize Salesforce data with a local database. At the moment I just want a pain free way of downloading the data. I've been playing around with importing CSVs from the ...
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Exporting from SFDC to custom fixed-width type file

For phase one of this integration project, the requirment is to export data to a fixed-width fields type flat file and place it in a specific folder on the network, where the legacy system with pick ...
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Exporting data from a (ExactTarget) Data Extension via Link from a Landing Page

We've created an Administrative Landing page which displays a list including peoples email addresses, names etc. My colleagues have asked for an "export" button that would allow them to quickly save ...
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call apex method from visual force page (not in constructor)

I want to call public apex method on load of visual force page, for purpose of Excel exporting. But I don't want to put that method in Constructor of apex class, because of some limitation (example:I ...
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Export all Quote PDFs for Migration

I'm migrating the Salesforce org of a company we acquired into ours. The company we acquired used the quote object in Salesforce but we don't. I would still like to migrate the Quote PDF files ...
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not able to insert multi-line special characters data correctly

My problem scenario is like this: I have to migrate chatter data from a Japan org to my PROD org. The Japan org has all chatter data (CollaborationGroup, FeedItem & FeedComment) in Japanese ...
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Challenge: How do I get variables from Salesforce to a workbook and back with results

First off, I don't even like the direction my question is taking, but this is what is requested. We are trying to create a form in SF for sales reps to use to input numbers, hit a button and receive ...
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Temporary Restore of Salesforce

I always get asked the question by my clients - "What happens if we can't access Salesforce?". "Take regular backups" we say. But is that enough? Has anyone attempted to restore their Salesforce ...
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Salesforce and Mailchimp integration

I have an account with mailchimp and salesforce and I want to connect both of them. Mailchimp offers an option to sync a Salesforce account to Mailchimp through a user account. I synced both tool ...
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How to remove the currency symbol form the Matrix Printable view?

While I can always export a report's raw data, and create the Matrix/Pivot table in Excel, This misses the point of using SF as a wide tool. Currently, in the Matrix report I use the "Printable ...
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How to retrieve Data Export info from api without screen scraping?

How to get the data export information (links), once the weekly full data export is complete, through api? is it stored in any object? can we fetch that information without doing a screen scraping? ...
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Extract Numeric field with more than 8 digits?

I am trying to export numeric field where it has more than 8 digits. In the export data is in invalid format. The data represented is in the Scientific notation. There is no way to convert or format ...
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Importing date audit fields from Salesforce into SQL Server

I have exported LeadHistory data from Workbench into a local CSV. I am now trying to import that via SQL Server's import wizard, but am getting stuck on the CreatedDate field. The wizard suggests the ...
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Custom link to download/export report in single click

I have a custom link titled Download on my Contacts page layout that when clicked currently takes me to the Export Report page with standard buttons Export and Done. I used the URL content source ...
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Date time export data loader

I'm using the data loader to export accounts. I put the following condition in the form of the dataloader: Select NAME FROM Account WHERE LastModifiedDate = 2013-06-11T15:54:00Z But i'm not able ...
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When logged into an org via the Subscriber's tab, why can't I see the the printable view / export to excel option on a report? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What features are disabled when you log in to someone’s account using the Grant Login feature? As a Salesforce ISV Partner, when logged into a salesforce customer's org ...
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Data export permissions for custom profile

I have a custom profile. I want that profile users to able to export data using "Data Export" link under setup menu. But that link is not visible to that user. How can I make that link visible to my ...
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Data export from app on app exchange

I have a SFDC App which does data (Account, Contact, Lead) segmentation and flags them according to segmentation rules. I want to be able to provide a link on visualforce page to download certain ...
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Backing up and Restoring a Salesforce Org

There is a bit of information around which discusses backing up Salesforce using the data export capabilities or one of the data loader tools to download SF data into text files or ar relational ...
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Automated Full export and Upload to FTP?

I want to create an automated process, that will trigger/create the Export Service https://eu1.salesforce.com/ui/setup/export/DataExportPage/d And once complete, will upload all the resulting ...
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How do I use Visualforce to generate a CSV file that can be downloaded using IE8?

I am using the following Visualforce Page as an endpoint that generates a CSV file using POST data that it is handed. The following page definition works great for everything but IE8 (Internet ...
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Help with a report and/or Data Loader Export/Query

I am currently use the Salesforce for Wealth Management managed package (unfortunately), and I am struggling to export or report on some of the data. The model is set up like this: 'Relationship ...
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exporting “complete” data for former users

I have an interesting request: We sold a region to another company, and we'd like to give the departing salespeople their data. It's a simple query to get everything the 4 users from that region ...
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How to get Visualforce to output Excel with column freezing (panes)

I'm trying to get a Visualforce page to output to an Excel file that contains column freeze points. Is this possible? The "plain" Excel is working via: ...
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Printable ERD from Salesforce that you can Edit

I built a solution for a customer and I want to pull the ERD from the Salesforce instance and have the ability to edit it. I know there are a few tools and the Schema builder in Salesforce but none ...
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Automate the downloading of Data Export zip files

After a Data Export has completed there can be a large number of zip files to download. If there are 80+ files at 130 MB (In Summer 12 the limit has been increased to 512 MB) each and each file takes ...
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Copying metadata and code from one Production org to another

How do I copy(for want of a better word) metadata (i.e. Objects, Workflows, Validation rule etc), and code (Apex, Visualforce, Triggers) from one Production org to another production org? Is this ...