The Salesforce Data Loader is a software application that can be used to insert, update, or delete Salesforce records from a CSV or export Salesforce records to a CSV.

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Data Loader - 407 Proxy Authentication Required

I have just started uploading some data using data loader. The first 6000 records were uploaded correctly, but then I receveived a 407 Proxy Authentication Required error. I am not sure what happened ...
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“Cannot parse empty string” error when exporting using dataloader

I'm trying to run Data Loader from the command line and export all the fields for the contact object. We're using a third party app which has modified this standard object. I've defined a mapping file ...
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How to download note and attachment against case id data loader

We want to download all the note and attachment against case id on case object With the help of data loader.
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How Would I Imitate “Lookup Via” At DataLoader.io In Code? (Bulk DML, but allows record-matching on non-external-Id fields)

I think this might be an API question, but I'm not sure. My Contact table looks like this: LastName FirstName Email Formula_LowerConcat__c ERPId__c Id Smith John ...
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data loader cli

How can we give a dynamic name to the exported file through Data loader CLI. Currently the exported file is getting overridden whenever I run the .bat file and its name is hard-coded which I have ...
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Exporting salesforce record dynamically using data loader

I am using Data loader using command line interface(CLI) to export salesforce data in my local system. Also using Windows scheduler to schedule this task on daily basis. <!DOCTYPE beans PUBLIC "-...
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Export or Import data directly from share point

Is it possible from Data loader CLI to export data directly into share point and import directly from share point.
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data loader daily backup records

I want to schedule daily backups of my salesforce records into my local system. How can we schedule daily automatic backups using Salesforce Data loader using CLI so that I do not have to run the data ...
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Data Loader login fails for sandbox instance

I am able to login to data loader for production instance however I am able to login to sandbox. I am adding the security token at the end too. I am using version 37 of data loader and windows 7. ...
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Dataloader error : Error converting value to correct data type: Failed to parse date: Yes

I tried to upload a CSV file through Data loader without date field but still I am getting below error message: "Error converting value to correct data type: Failed to parse date: Yes" Please help ...
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What happen with all the data after app provider quit

I am using 3 apps from a company which recently decided to go out of business. They have given 31 June last day after that they will remove their apps. I am really worried now as I have no enough ...
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How to backup salesforce data?

I have to take daily backup of my Salesforce records and store at a particular location . How can we take daily backup of records from Salesforce and also , store the backup taken at a particular ...
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Having issue with Data Loader CLI

I am having issue with Data Loader: Trying to use “update” providing Account Id to update custom field with fixed value. Map looks like this: ID=Id "Updated"=customObject__c Mapping for field ...
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Network issue when connecting Salesforce from Data loader, Eclipse and ANT Migration tool

Hi All – We are facing network proxy issue in ODC when connecting to Salesforce from any client application like Data loader, Eclipse and ANT migration tool. Error message from Data loader and ANT: 1....
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How to run Data Loader using ANT on the server

I have a Data import and export process being carried out by the ANT tool scheduled to run daily from a Desktop.But the issue is when desktop gets auto updates it restarts and scheduled tasks will go ...
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Notes not showing in Notes and Attachments

I've inserted Notes via Data Loader. The operation was reported as successful and when I look up individual ids in the front end they show up as Notes with the correct account linked to them. However, ...
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Struggling at logging into dataloader

I am facing a problem at logging into Apex data loader. Showing that TLS 1.0 has been disabled in this organization. Please use TLS 1.1 or higher when connecting to salesforce using https. If this TLS ...
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Data loader api hit

Is their any formula which can tell us that how many hits does data loader makes while importing or exporting data from salesforce . or Can we know the average api hits per number of records which ...
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Manage package field value upload using data loader or dml statement

I have two queries regarding the manage package field upload in Salesforce org :- Is it possible to restore manage package fields using data loader or dml statement. In what cases manage package ...
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Schedule data loader

Below is my bat file which is used to schedule data export from data loader but on running this I am getting "The system cannot find the path specified" error. @echo off SET DLPATH=”C:\Program Files\...
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Getting error when scheduling data load from command line

I'm running dataloader from command line. It is working fine when all my parameter like username, password are in "process-conf.xml" file. Like this: <!DOCTYPE beans PUBLIC "-//SPRING//DTD BEAN//...
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Task owner does not change

When we change owner of a record (Ex opportunity) on Salesforce, there is a message at the top of the page saying : This screen allows you to transfer an opportunity from one user to another. ...
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Dataloader CLI Error

Caused by: org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanDefinitionStoreException: IOExc eption parsing XML document from file [C:\Users\12345\Desktop\CLI\process-conf. xml]; nested exception is java.io....
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Uploading content to Content Version with different file owners

While I'm uploading files to ContentVersion object, I'm receiving this error. "You must specify a FirstPublishLocation where you have publish permission." In the FirstPublishLocation , I have ...
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Error in data loader cliq

I am using data loader from command line but I'm getting one error when I'm trying to verify if my password generated is correct or not Command: encrypt.bat -v generatedPassword secretKey Error: ...
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Best way to automate updating contact emails in sandboxes post refresh?

I'm looking for a way to automate the process of updating emails of all active contacts in sandboxes (mask them with the .dev or .test). Number of records to update after filtering: 900,000 Things I'...
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Data Loader, CLI “External_ID__C not specified”

I'm trying to import a CSV over the Data Loaders CLI. When I import manually using the same Account, CSV, and Mapping it works. Error: ERROR [ImportKF] client.PartnerClient processResult (...
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Pulling data from AWS instance in csv to Salesforce [closed]

Scenario - Files will be kept in .csv format in AWS instance. Requirement - Need to invoke Dataloader from CLI . How do I access the data kept in the remote url and update objects in SFDC through ...
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Given final block not properly padded - Dataloader password verification Error

I am trying to set up Dataloader in CLI Mode . I generated the Encrypted key and Encrypted password. When I am trying to verify that using encrypt.bat -v generatedPassword secretKey [or encrypt.bat –...
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I need to delete 7 million records but Data Loader keeps getting stuck

We found that 7 million Task records were created in our org and we need to delete them. We were recommended to delete all tasks, but there are many we want to preserve. We were able to create a CSV ...
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Establishing Parent-Child Relationship via Process Builder

Here is my use case: A data load of applicant information must be inserted (no updates) into Salesforce. From this applicant information, a Contact record must be created with a specific record type ...
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Mapping Problem with data loader

I'm a beginner in salesforce and i hope this is the right place to ask. I'm currently trying to update using data loader, in the Mapping Step, the column header always become one, ID;USERNAME;...
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Error when inserting users using Data Loader

I'm trying to insert users pulled from one org to another org using Data Loader. The user CSV file has the Federation Id as column, pulled from the source org. Here is the error for the failed ...
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Scheduling mass delete of pdf Attachments from Account using Data Loader ClI

I was able to upload pdf attachments to account object using Data Loader CLI. I want to delete these attachments daily and upload newest pdf files. Can somebody please suggest how can I schedule mass ...
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Before Insert Trigger with a Data Loader Insert Operation of 9,000,000 Records

I have a simple reparenting before insert trigger that is going to update a single field on each record. About 9,000,000 records are going to be inserted every morning and then deleted later that ...
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Getting error when trying to run Data loader on Mac

I just downloaded the Data Loader from salesforce (mac version) on my machine. Now when I try to run it, it's giving me the error: Please make sure that the config file: /Volumes/DataLoader/Data ...
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How do I give access to View Bulk Data Load Job Details on a read only profile

I need to provide access to View Bulk Data Load Job Details on a read only profile is that possible and how? please advice and thanks!
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Data Loader File column header

When i want to map fields in data loader, i see fields like this Account name;Owner ID;Account ID. As a result i am unable to map the respective fields. Is there any issue with .csv file format? I ...
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How to configure update operation in Command-line interface for Force.com

What should I give in configuration like: <entry key="sfdc.loadBatchSize" value="500"/> <entry key="sfdc.entity" value="Opportunity"/> <entry key="sfdc.Id" value="id"/> <entry ...
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Dataloader API limits exceeded

We were loading lots of data in org and suddenly errors like Cannot obtain exclusive rights on records and then API limits exceeded. I did some research and founded salesforce reset its limits every ...
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Data Loader Export Booleans as 1 or 0

Does any one know if it is possible for the data loader tool to export boolean values as a 1 or 0 instead of the "True" or "False"?
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Monitoring Records Updating from dataloader

I have to do false update on opportunity.I am doing through dataloader. How can i monitor the records behavior. How would i know if trigger got broke. Would in success error files records it will give ...
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How does a trigger behave

Assume I have written a after insert trigger on an object A. I do some manipulation inside my trigger and at the end I create 3 to 4 new objects , that is a related list in Object A(Master-detail ...
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Data storage is about to finish and want to remove Email Tracking Statistics

We are running short of data storage and I can see most od the data storage used by "Email Tracking Statistics" almost 44%. I tried to delete it but I haven't get any option to delete. We were using ...
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Migrating Chatter files attached to feed comments

I am ultimately trying to use data loader to migrate our chatter posts & comments that have files attached to them. They were originally added by uploading directly from computer to the comment. ...
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How to make a field blank using dataloader [duplicate]

I have an email field having some values. I want to make this field blank. The problem is I have to make this field blank for 1000 records. When I try to update the email with blank in data loader it ...
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Cliq utility doesn't work with version 36 of apex data loader

Error message is shown after selecting option Export in GUI and clicking next button Exception occurred during event dispatching: java.lang.UnsupportedClassVersionError: com/salesforce/dataloader/...
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Data Loader CLI

I am trying to export data using CLI data Loader. Can I dynamically assign the export file name with the system date and time stamp. Any suggestions would be appreciated! Thanks!
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CLI Data loader export with dynamic file name

I would like to export the account data periodically using CLI data loader and generate the export file names dynamically with export time stamps.Eg:- If i am running the export @28-Mar-2016 , file ...
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Is trigger update existing records?

I have one trigger that updates records. Now i just wanted to know if we update those records with data loader. The D M L Operation code would perform or not. Because i need to update few existing ...