The Developer Console is an integrated development environment with a collection of tools you can use to create, debug, and test applications in your Salesforce organization.

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Which Development Environment is best? [on hold]

Having "knocked" together a few triggers and test classes I thought that it was time that I followed the Apex workbooks from start to finish in order to build up some formal knowledge of Apex ...
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Looking for a Windows equivalent of SOQLExplorer

I need to be able to create SOQL on my windows Laptop, I am very used to SOQLExplorer on my Mac however this is not built for Windows. Is there an equivalent out there for Windows?
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Cannot save in DevConsole or Force IDE due to “unfinished save request” - How to resolve?

Since the IDE and DevConsole was updated to use the Tooling API is sometimes run into situation where I cannot do a Save on a class change anymore. The Force.com IDE is giving no error at all and is ...
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Console Log is not showing anything

I open the Execute Anonymous Window and Execute the following test line: System.debug('Hello'); And nothing appears on the Log tab. Any idea?
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Clear logs in Developer Console

How do I clear the logs in the Developer Console? Can't find it in the logs documentation on Salesforce nor googling. I know it should be simple but can't find it.
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Can't alter metadata in an active org

Why, when trying to modify a Visualforce Page in Dev Console on a Production org, do I get the following error: Can't alter metadata in an active org But, when I modify the page in the Web IDE, ...
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Developer console showing a class in error message which does not exist

Developer console is showing a error while saving an apex class. The error message shows about a class file that was already deleted and no longer exists in the org.
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Using Developer Console & Checkpoints to debug w/ unit tests

Is it really possible to use the dev console & checkpoints to effectively debug code via unit tests? It seems like it should be possible, but I've never gotten it to really work for me. Here's ...
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Where to submit 'Salesforce Developer Console' bugs? [duplicate]

The developer console is the most part rather useful however it does exhibit JS crashes; does anyone know where to report them to the team maintaining it?
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Unit Tests max number of test methods in a class?

I have many unit test methods (30+) in a test class that cover my class well - setting up data, setting the page and controller, calling methods and setting properties, doing asserts. But when I look ...
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Hotkey to switch between tabs in developer console

I thought this could be very useful. Very often I find myself looking for something in other browser tabs that indeed sits in one of the developer console tabs! Probably this wouldn't solve this issue ...
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Schedule batch run in developer console without implementing database.execute in it

Can someone please tell me how to do the below activity (Overcome database.execute not implemented error runtime). Schedule batch run in developer console without implementing database.execute in it.
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turn off autocomplete for HTML elements in Developer Console

Is it possible to turn off the autocomplete for HTML elements in Developer Console? I tried turning off Apex Auto-complete but that didn't help. It's incredibly frustrating when every element I ...
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Summer '14 Developer Console fails to load?

Using Google Chrome Version 36.0.1985.125 m on Windows 7 Enterprise 64-Bit, using two different sandboxes on CS10, the Developer Console refuses to load, instead just showing a blank screen. ...
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Developer console updates current user's User record

We have noticed that Developer Console does some kind of an update on the current user's User record. When that happens, our User trigger is invoked, but with what seems limited permissions, and we ...
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Url hacking in Sales Console

Does anyone know if URL hacking works on Sales Console? I want to activate sales console in my org but not sure if pre population of field will be affected by this.
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Is it possible to write an interactive Apex Console Script?

Is it possible to write an Apex script which will ask the user for input? Something like: System.out.print("Enter your name: "); String name = input.nextLine();
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“Overall” missing in Production developer console Tests->Overall Code Coverage . How to bring it?

"Overall" missing in Production developer console Tests->Overall Code Coverage . How to bring it? When I try to evaluate the organization overall code coverage in production, I am seeing a difference ...
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System Debug not displaying inside constructor

If I add the Debug statements inside the constructor it is not displaying in the log. Please suggest why this is happening. Thanks in Advance Dhiliban.
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Issue creating user and setting password

I am experiencing an issue creating users and setting their password. I have a need to setup a great deal of users but only activate them as they attempt to login. The creation process and activation ...
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Deployment Error on save from Developer Console - recurring error message with new ID

While trying to save in the developer console, I get the following error: Deployment Error I have followed both solutions at: Cancel all deployment from the progress window from: ...
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Payment and Media

I'm just curious on the Salesforce Partner front, is there any way to obtain physical media for local install (at a fee or otherwise) for any of the developer tools or is it strictly accessed through ...
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How to push a Visualforce page from a sandbox to production?

Very possible that I am going about this completely wrong, but attempting to deploy this code from a sandbox to production; attempted to do dev on production, via the dev-console, and got this error ...
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Checkpoints not showing in Developer Console

Has anyone had an issue with checkpoints not showing in the "Checkpoints" section on the "Checkpoints" tab in the Developer Console? I've added a checkpoint in my apex trigger, the location of the ...
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New developer console does not show errors in VF Page

If there is any compilation error, developer console does not show errors and what is more confusing is that it does not report that save was not successful. There is also no feedback on successful ...
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Developer Console not showing covered lines by test method

I want to know the lines of my apex class which are not covered by the test classes. I know its only possible in developer console now. But seems to be some issue there again. I ran all tests in ...
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IsPersonAccount field invalid when querying Account

I am using the Developer Console and Real Force Explorer to run what seems like a simple SOQL query: SELECT Id, ParentId, Name, Phone, IsPartner, IsPersonAccount FROM Account LIMIT 10 But I get an ...
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Query Builder in Developer Console

Is there a way we can build query in developer console just how we do in force.com IDE or force.com explorer.I see a query editor but not query builder in developer console.
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console repeatedly executes anonymous code

Some how, when I last used the developer console....I re-ran a previously entered piece of anonymous Apex code. Now, I find that the console is repeatedly executing that piece of code and I cannot ...
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Issue: Salesforce UI, Developer Console and Eclipse IDE shows different code coverage for the same class. Is anyone experienced this?

This is very much confusing and hard to believe which one is valid. Below screen shot describes the issue as the code coverage for one of the class "OpenDocumentsController" showing 100% (179/179) in ...
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Data displaying in Overall Code Coverage section in developer console is not consistent

The data displaying in Overall Code Coverage section in developer console is not consistent, but displays incorrect code coverage sometimes 100% and sometimes with lesser number. For example, ...
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Correct Date format for Developer Console Query Editor?

I'm trying to debug a SOQL query in the developer console's query editor. This works SELECT Site__c, Cluster__c, Date__c, Num_Att_records__c FROM Session__c Where Session__c.SiteProgram__r.Name = ...
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Developer Console Issuse

Why My Developer Console showing like this, in my developer console i am not able to see the logs, what i want to do.
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Developer console Code Coverage

I am not able to view the classes/triggers which are not covered by test classes.It only shows the classes/triggers which are covered atleast one percent.I need to tackle test coverage of those ...
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Messy Change Log Levels Window

I'm trying to change the log levels in the Developer Console to display the transaction Limits , but I noticed that the window now displays +30 Settings, so I have no idea which one I should update. I ...
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Can't query tasks

I've tried executing the following query in both the Developer Console and the Force CLI and I get no response. Select Id from Task where My_Field__c != null limit 1 In the developer console I get ...
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Developer console Profile object query not executed

I have query that will execute the Profile object Query in Developer console. My query : SELECT Id,Name,UserType,objectPermissions,userPermissions from Profile Error: SELECT ...
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Test classes with Developer Console

Is there any way of solving this bug? Basically, whenever I try to run a test (Username > Developer Console) I can run the tests and all but when I get to the part where I want to check the red & ...
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In System Logs what does the false|true mean for Variables

There's a lot I don't understand about the Execution Logs from Salesforce. Maybe some of it is just my limited programming experience (Apex mostly, smattering of Python). I feel like there must be ...
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Clear Developer Console Test Run Results [duplicate]

Being familiar with the Developer console.. Can Any one tell me how to clear the test run results area in the developer console This is the section that I want to clear...
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developer console: clear tests list

I need to test a bunch of test classes. The test runs are collecting in a huge list so i do not get an overview anymore. Is there any way to clear this list? Debug -> Clear seems not to work ...
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When I load the developer console, I get a “Total Requests Limit Exceeded” error

When I load the developer console, I get a "Total Requests Limit Exceeded" error. This is on a dev org. I have been using the Force.com IDE all day, and have been writing alot of unit tests (and ...
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How to limit API calls when using the Developer Console?

In a Winter '14 Developer Edition and Spring '14 Pre-release I have noticed that using the Developer Console uses API calls. It looks like this affects third party tools like MavensMate as well. The ...
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Code coverage on dev console

A quick question. We used to have a code coverage highlighted in dev console on which lines of the class are covered and not covered before. Has salesforce removed this option or do i need to ...
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Developer console “Long running operation” error when opening checkpoint

In the developer console I set a checkpoint in a class and ran the unit test. When I double-click the checkpoint, I get a popup window "Long running operation did not complete, continuing in ...
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while deploying this code error still i didnt got the correct solution

trigger quotepotential on Quote_Line_Item__c (after insert,after update) { Set<id> uniqueNames=new Set<id>(); for(Quote_Line_Item__c a :Trigger.new) { ...
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Why do Apex Unit Test CLASSES sometimes FAIL when all the contained METHODS PASS?

For the past month or so, I've noticed that when I execute some (not all) unit tests from within the Developer Console, sometimes the Status for folders display as failing (red X) even if/when all ...
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Can anonymous code be executed with clean slate data, like test methods?

Is there a way to execute anonymous code in a way that existing data on the org is not accessible, like when test methods execute? A proper test method cannot be used as they are only allowed in top ...
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Failed to create deployment: This container has a save in progress with deploymentId=[YOUR-DEPLOYMENT-ID]

I received this error message yesterday in the Developer Console, preventing me from saving any new code (Apex, Visualforce) for the past 24 hours. FIELD_INTEGRITY_EXCEPTION Failed to create ...
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Winter 14 Apex Test Execution - tests never finish

Winter 14 - sandbox cs9 I have 50+ test classes; I do Apex Test Execution | Select tests | select all. Disable parallel testing = true Store only aggregated test coverage = true I select all ...