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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ExactTarget TriggeredSend Future Limit on Dataload

I am trying to bulk insert Contacts that should be picked up by ExactTarget through the TriggeredSend but I am getting Future limits thrown. Is there a different approach that would allow me to ...
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Does Exact Target support loading normalized data?

We want to load the parent-child data from an Oracle database into ExactTarget using the data layout below. I'm looking if is possible to load in the normalized data format without converting the file ...
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Command-Line Upsert: “Internal Comments” mapping

I'm upserting Cases by Command-Line. I need to insert the content of the field "Internal Comments" that actually is not exactly a field of Case (but instead of the object CaseComments). When I create ...
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Best option for automated reports from 3rd party app to salesforce using CSV [closed]

Details: I am looking to automate the upload of contacts from a 3rd party app to salesforce. The app does not connect with salesforce and for that reason I will need to download a CSV from the app and ...
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Data connection not displayed on page elements

I am new to Salesforce community.I am trying to design a page using community for the customers and would like to display some custom object data on community pages. I am planning to use page data ...
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Modify Case Date/Time Opened Field on Upload

I'm trying to import some historical case data into our SalesForce account either through Bulk API or through Data Loader tool. I need to have the field "Date/Time Opened" under the new cases I am ...
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record Created By

I have migrated 50k records in Case object and nearly 500k records in custom objects in Production org. After going soft launch i realized I did't updated the Created By from the older system. I want ...
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Data export of contacts on Account

I need to export Data from Salesforce.The requirement is that I need to extract Accounts and only one contacT associated with the account. Let us say if i have to extract 1000 accounts I need to get 1 ...
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I am Using Command Line Data Loader using Cliq, having error

I am upserting a CSV in sandbox using command line data loader with the help of Cliq, I am trying to upsert Account object and using a custom external Id field but after executing batch file I am ...
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Dataloader CLI for Mac

Is there any command line tool to be used for data loader for Mac ? I am trying to automate data loader for Mac , I see cliq is a tool available for windows, is there any similar tool for Mac ? Has ...
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Getting exception'System.LimitException: awduplicate2:Too many SOQL queries: 101'.' while updating records through data loader

I was trying to upload 1000 records through data loader. On updates a trigger will be fired to update few fields on lead . trigger TotalReachout on Task (after update) { List<String> ...
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Tricky Question on using Data Loader to perform 'update' on Accounts

So I have a csv file which needs to update Accounts on Salesforce. Here's my question I have 138 different phone/product types(in the csv file) and each Account in the csv has more than one ...
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Apex Data Loader Fails to Load Config File

I am having a rather unique problem getting Apex Data Loader to run from the console. It works great from the GUI, but as soon as I attempt to run process.bat, it blows up from what I can tell during ...
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Inserting Opportunities using dataloader

I am trying to insert opportunities using data loader. I have mapped all the fields correctly and all my accountid and ownerid are correct. Now when I am inserting, the job is failed and I am getting ...
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How To Recover Data That Has Been Overwritten

Sorry in advance for the low grade of technicality that I can provide with this question, but I do not know SalesForce at all and the person leading me through this question has not a technical ...
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Apex dataloader login error

I am trying to login Apex Dataloder, but it's throwing error like this: Failed to send request to https://cs24.salesforce.com/services/Soap/u/23.0/00D19000000ECyF Actually I am using the sandbox ...
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Changing Person Account RecordType to Business Account RecordType

I am investigating possibilities for changing the RecordType of an Account from Person to Business Account. The reasoning for this is that I have a third party system which syncs Accounts with ...
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Dataloader CLI export records modified since process last run date

What I am trying to use Dataloader CLI to export Contacts created or modified since the process ran the last time. The process runs properly, but it always retrieves the same records, and I want it ...
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Error while encrypting password

I am trying to encrypt the password using command encrypt -e mypassword "D:\SFDC_docs\Salesforce-connectivity\try\Key.txt" but getting error as " security.EncryptionUtil main ...
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Mass Delete Tens Of Millions Of Records

I have done my due diligence on this and simply cannot find an answer that does not involve Apex, which is what I'm trying to avoid for various reasons. Does anyone know how to adequately without a ...
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“field mapping is invalid”

The cmd for the Dataloader is telling me the "Field mapping is invalid", even though the sdl file was built in the Apex dataloader tool. I have triple checked the mappings and there's nothing woring ...
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How to import knowledge articles using article import tool?

I need to import knowledge articles using article import tool of salesforce. I am referring this link :- https://ap1.salesforce.com/help/pdfs/en/salesforce_knowledge_import_cheatsheet.pdf but I am ...
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Take a Data backup of an existing custom object with attatchments into a new custom object

I have a custom object which is part of a managed package and is likely to be discontinued. We want to move all the data in that custom object of the managed package to be transferred to a new custom ...
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Is there any way to add public group in a Library using data loader?

How to add Public Groups in a Library using Data loader rather than doing it manually?
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Upserting more than one object via Apex Data Loader

As the title suggests I would like to know whether it is possible to upsert more than one object. Example : Updating Account.Site and Contact.FirstName together in a single apex data loader process. ...
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Apex Data Loader : Strategy for migrating Child records

A fresher question on Salesforce migration via Apex Data Loader : Let us say I need to migrate a contact C whose Account is A. Then in order to build the relationship between C & A I need to set ...
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How to Update blank value in particular field with use of Data Loder?

I want to update field by Blank value where Nick Name = "abcdefg" in Products.
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How do I install Apex Dataloader?

I have downloaded the files from sourceforge and extracted the zip files, but what do I do to install it? I'm on Windows 8.1 Surface Pro 3.
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Migrating Attachments from customized object to Case

How could i migrate all related Attachments and Notes from a custom object to Cases? We had a customized case object which we're trying to migrate, so far we've succesfully migrated all the custom ...
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In which object Article contents stores?

In salesforce, in which object, article content stores. when i am extracting KnowledgeArticleVersion, there is no content. only some fields are there. i have posted both snapshots. please help me, i ...
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How to clear out the field value of picklist field using LexiLoader or Data Loader

I have a large number of records that I need to clear out the piccoloist values of a field for. I have the ID's of the records and I would like to use a Data Loader to clear out the fields based on ...
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Illegal Service Endpoint error from Dataloader.io

I am wondering if anyone uses Dataloader.io which connects to SF instances. If so have you ever received an "Illegal service endpoint" error? This would also be a question directed to anyone who has ...
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How do I bulk add users to Account Teams such that they have Read/Write access to Cases

This would appear to be easy but I have spent hours searching for a process that actually works. I have a group of users that I have already added to the Account Team related list for hundreds of ...
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Problem with trigger when Inserting new records on custom object

I am trying to insert new records into a custom object (production) via apex data loader. When I do so I get an error like ​ ReservationTrigger: execution of AfterInsert caused by: ...
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How to upload attachments exported from salesforce back to salesforce?

I have to export around 25k attachments from salesforce, change parentId and upload back to salesforce. Can this be done using data loader?. I exported data and it gives attachment body as binary ...
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Apex Data Loader problem

I am trying to insert data into a custom object. My MD field with Contacts is Email__c. I want to use the email to identify the contact as is the unique identifier for my custom object. ( like when ...
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Change Parent Account

Have one question, i have more then 10000 Accounts and all of them have configure the parent account.now here i just want to change the Parent account for all of them. I have seen that parent account ...
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Data Loader Scheduling in salesforce

I am new to salesforce i want to know about how to use Data Loader Scheduling in salesforce with example . Please help to understand it Thanks in Advance your help is great appreciate .
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Import CSV into Salesforce (Group Edition) automatically

I'd like to import CSV file into Salesforce automatically, e.g. once a day. I can't use Data Loader (Bulk API), because I don't have the needed edition. Is there any other, simple way?
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Data Cleaning: Removing Opportunities from Contact Activities

A few months ago we were trying to follow best practices and associate some activities of contacts with opportunities. Each opportunity is associated with an account. We had an error when we were ...
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Bulk Data load processing time

When looking at bulk data load processing time at the job detail level there is a https://help.salesforce.com/HTViewHelpDoc?id=monitoring_async_api_jobs_details.htm&language=en_US Time to ...
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how to assign data categories to articles through apex data loader?

I have inserted articles but now i have to assign data category and sub category to it.Article records are upto 200.Manually assigning category is not the feasible way to do. Could anyone suggest me ...
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Can we delete activity history for email messages sent,without deleting the record?

We have a requirement where we want to delete the activity history of the email messages sent. Is there a way to accomplish this without deleting the record itself. Please give insight of the issue ...
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Scheduling sequential Demand Tools operations to import an excel file

I have a requirement which is giving me a bit of trouble. We have an online app which collects survey data, and this data needs to be transferred to Salesforce once a day. The application does not ...
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How can I upload/change user's profile image programatically or via API?

I know, that there is no way to mass-upload these images via dataloader as described here can I upload user's profile image via data loader ...
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Moving Appexchange Data to a NEW enterprise Salesforce. Whats the best backup or export on DataLoader

I know there are multiple options in backing up SFDC data. I am currently using the internal SFDC scheduled export and using DATALOADER to export each records. In Dataloader, do I have have to ...
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Programatically detertime error/success when Importing .csv file from CLI

I am importing data using the Command Line Interpreter tool. I am also getgin the error and success .csv files. But i want a programattic way to determine if the transaction succeeded or failed ...
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What if any are people's experience of Reliability, security and/or overall interaction with Syncfrog?

I'm looking into Syncfrog as a possible app for taking data and migrating it from Google Docs to Salesforce as a measure of updating existing contacts rather than creation. I was going to test it out ...
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Deploy “Rename Tabs and Labels” Object

I have seen a few stories touching on this topic but all I have found so far are for creating packages, not deployment from org to org. My question is simple - is there a way (either through data or ...
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Custom Opportunity force.com platform

I have standard object opportunity and for each opportunity I have attachment.As I am using force.com platform I have created custom object opportunity and moved all opportunity from standard opp to ...