Deployments in Salesforce incorporate any action that needs to be taken to get a system from one organization to another, be it a sandbox to production, sandbox to sandbox, or even developer org to developer org.

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Bulk data upload in salesforce with duplicate check

I want to upload 1000 Account and Contact records to salesforce. I am not sure how many of them are duplicate. I cant use data loader as it will check the duplicate records in batches, so it will not ...
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Unable to deploy Account object to a sandbox

I am getting the following error when deploying from one of the sandbox. All Component Failures: 1. objects/Contact.object -- Error: Read is not a valid sharing model for Contact when Account ...
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ant deploy error - Maximum size of request reached

I used to deploy metadata using ant migration tool successfully but from last night I am getting the below error: John@John:~/mm_workspace/TEST_Project/deploy$ ant deployUnpackaged Buildfile: ...
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Deployment issue with page having variable referencing hierarchy custom setting

When I try to use in VisualForce page apex variable which references hierarchy custom setting, it is possible to save the page but it is not possible to deploy that page to production or another ...
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Deployment status shows me deploying more components than I am, why?

Ok so I'm deploying 3 components (updated Apex class, two updated custom fields) from Developer Pro Sandbox to our Full Copy Sandbox. While doing so, I see the following under Deployment Status: So ...
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Can't deploy new CustomPermission with new reference to it

I thoroughly searched for this topic in multiple places and found nothing. Has anyone else experienced this? I want to create a new Custom Permission and reference it in a formula field on ...
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How to deploy hourly scheduled job and daily scheduled job into UAT and Production

i am scheduling hourly one class by using PortalUserDisableBatch pudbatch = new PortalUserDisableBatch(); String CRON_EXP = '0 0 * * * ?'; System.schedule('Hourly', CRON_EXP, pudbatch ); i need ...
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How do I resolve the deployment error “Permission ModifyAllData depends on permission(s): ManageNetworks”

How do I resolve the deployment error "Permission ModifyAllData depends on permission(s): ManageNetworks" or "Permission AuthorApex depends on permission(s): ManageNetworks"?
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User profile deployment questions

I'm trying to deploy a bunch of changes to user profiles from one devpro sandbox to a full copy sandbox, then to production. However, I am getting the following error due to a few master-detail ...
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Test class completes successfully in production AND newly refreshed sandbox, but fails on deployment

We have some custom code from before I joined the company that is showing some unusual behavior. Code was somehow successfully deployed to production (before my time), and the test code passes ...
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Simplest way to deploy including configurations of managed package items

I started created a changeset and discovered that it seems they can't contain changes made on managed packages (screen layouts, validation rules, pick list items...). What's the simplest alternative ...
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Easiest way to get a reasonable code coverage estimate (w/i 10%)

My estimated overall code coverage is 56%. However, all of my files other than my 2 unit test classes are touched by my tests, and the lowest percentage covered of any of those is 84%. I would like ...
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deploying renamed page layout and record types in Prod from FULL

I have recently refreshed my FULL sandbox with Prod. I wish to rename some page Layout and record type name( Label and API name) in FULL. I have added some section to this renamed page layouts and ...
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run all test in production

Does using Run all test in Production impacts or triggers anything unusual? Will there be any impact on clicking Run all test. I would like to move some code from Full to prod. in FUll it shows 82% ...
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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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Attempting official deploy process with single sandbox may reset/remove all existing work?

I've been working on a small consulting project for ~3 mo (100 hours), mostly Apex with a little configuration. I used a sandbox per recommendation. I started to work on the deploy process today and ...
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Migrating components not supported by eclipse

How do we migrate metadata from one org to another when they are supported by metadata api but not by eclipse. The examples are sharing rules and matching rules. I have managed to migrate this from ...
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Deployment: Payload Error

Occasionally, when we queue deployments, we get the following error: The changes you requested require salesforce.com to temporarily lock your organization's administration setup. However, the ...
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Migrate changes in API Name

How do we migrate the changes in the API name of components. When I tried the usual deployment, it resulted in new components being created in my target org with the new api name while the ones with ...
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'content' missing in xml file for Static Resource

While deploying code by ANT, i am receiving following error for all Static Resources: staticresources/myResource.resource-meta.xml -- Error: Required field is missing: content Could this ...
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Migrate communities built with Napili template

How to migrate communities built with Napili template using Ant migration tool
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How to use new SandboxPostCopy?

The new Sandbox Post Copy tasks are a great addition and I'm eager to try them but until the release to Production starts on Feb. 6, it seems impossible to experiment with the behavior. I ...
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while validating package using ANT errror is coming one by one

Is there any way to get all the errors in one time while validating(DeployCheckOnly) package in ANT. Only 1 error is coming at a time after solving this error and after again revalidating next error ...
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Where is the “No Differences” section of Component Deployment Results?

The following link refers to a "No Differences" section. Why didn't our change set deploy field level security settings? But I can't find the "No Differences" section anywhere? Anyone know where it ...
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Metadata for assigned Home Page Layouts

I've just created a customised Home Page Layout and assigned it to a couple of profiles. I now want that assignment to be deployable to other sandboxes via metadata. Is this possible? Or does this ...
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Incorrect list of updated components on managed package install

When installing new versions of managed packages to an org, Salesforce shows what components have been updated on the upgrade page Recently, we have noticed that many more components are marked as ...
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Issues while deployment of profile using Ant/workbench

I have retrieved one profile using ant .This profile dont have any access on Account object(no access). but when i am trying to deploy the profile with the same package with diiferent new profile name ...
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Community deployment via ANT migration tool?

I am trying to deploy community via ANT tool.seems like its not working. can you explain me detail step for deploying the community via ANT ? any ref link will be helpful.
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How to unmanaged code from developer edition into production?

Hi Folks, I am trying to move a unmanaged package from developer edition into production which already contains one unmanaged package. After adding the components I changed in developer edition ...
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Error: An unknown exception has occurred

While validating my changes to the sandbox with Force.com Migration Tool, I suddenly got the below error. Component Failures: 1. objects/PersonAccount.object -- Error: An unknown exception has ...
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Retrieving an Email folder using ANT [closed]

Can anyone post the correct XML for retrieving an Email folder using ANT? Thx.
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Tools for lightning component development and deployment [duplicate]

I need to know different tools/IDEs available for lightning component development and deployment. Appreciate your help.
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Migrate search layout of standard objects

I have added some columns to the lookup and search result layouts of standard objects like account and user. Is there any way to migrate only the search layout part of these objects. I do not want to ...
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Deploy custom tab style

Please tell me how to deploy custom tab styles from one sandbox to another. Will this be a manual step. I did not see this component in metadata api guide nor is it listed as a manual step. Thanks in ...
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refresh a production org to a starting point

I have a production org to which i deployed metadata from dev sandbox using Ant. There is no connection between dev sandbox and production. How can i refresh the production org to a starting point ?
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Is it a must to have the source profile in target organisation prior to deployment

I deployed number of profiles to a new sandbox environment via a change-set, but what I can see is, all of the profiles I added to the change-set are NOT deployed properly, (most of the profiles are ...
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Cannot Deploy Workflow With Time-Dependent Workflow Actions

I am trying to update a Workflow Rule which has Time-Dependent Workflow Actions through change set, but I am blocked by the below error. This workflow rule currently has pending actions in the ...
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How to become productive with Salesforce SPA development quickly?

We are a team of software developers proficient in standard front-end technologies such as AngularJS and RESTful APIs, etc. We are now starting a project on the Salesforce platform that mostly needs ...
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Why does Salesforce deploy more than expected? [duplicate]

Every time I deploy I get something that looks a bit like this: I have 11 items in my change set, yet salesforce is deploying 78 things out of 11. I understand the other 67 are profiles associated ...
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Migration tool took more than the expected time to finish the deployment

Validations and deployments via migration tool to a sandbox took more than the expected time to finish the deployment. Total deployment/validation time supposed to be roughly 30 minutes and suddenly ...
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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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Can you automate a release that changes the type of a field that is referenced by a class?

The problem In production we have a field that is referenced by a class. We want to change that field from a 'text' field to a 'formula' field. In order to change the field from one type to another ...
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Debug Log of deployment test execution

Is it possible to see debug logs from Deployment Tests? I'm having some test's fail and it would be very helpful to see the logs.
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deploying Field level security

what is different from force.com 28 to 31? i was able to move the field level security using force.com 28 without adding profiles to the package. but with the newer versions of Force.com >= 31 it is ...
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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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Error: Unknown user permission: ManageCssUsers

I could not deploy permissionset that contain MangeUserCss permission, via ant migration tool. In permission set metadata file it looks like code below: <userPermissions> ...
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Migrating Named Credential with password

I retrieved a Named credential using Ant migration tool and in the xml it looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <NamedCredential ...
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Icon maximum length error during deployment

I created a new sandbox and tried to deploy some code changes using Github and CircleCI (CircleCI internally uses Ant Migration Tool). I get this strange error : [sfdeploy] Component Failures: ...
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Unable to change the logo in the meeting invitation

I'm unable to change the logo from Activities setting. I'm getting Insufficient Privileges error but i'm the system admin. I have all permissions but iam unable to find the error.Can anyone help me ...
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entry for deploying flows using package.xml

there are two metadata types named flow and flow definition. do we need both for deploying flows and process builder processes ? When i did a retrieve, for flow metadata type, i see entries like this ...