Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE). The Force.com IDE is a plugin for Eclipse which allows it to be used for Salesforce development.

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Connection Reset errors in Eclipse

Is anyone else getting Connection Reset errors when trying to connect with Eclipse? I started having issues Sunday and received a call from my colleague in Montreal regarding the same issue, we have 3 ...
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Force.com IDE (Eclipse) connection issues

Our team is having an issue saving classes/pages to the server through Force.com IDE. It is an org-wide issue and not connected to their credentials/IP access/profile/API rights/connectivity issue. ...
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Useful Force IDE Apex Code Templates

I am not sure if this question gets closed but looking for shortcuts in Force IDE similar to what we have in Java. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1028858/useful-eclipse-java-code-templates I am ...
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Why Force IDE is not downloading System Administrator Profile?

In my Package.xml file, I have included all the profiles as shown below: <types> <members>*</members> <name>Profile</name> </types> And when I right ...
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Why Force.com is not available when I right click on Package.xml file?

When I right click on my Package.xml file in force IDE, I don't Force.com options. Please see the below image:
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Unable to deploy destructivechanges.xml

I have a change set that is getting hung up on an old class that is no longer getting used so I want to delete it from our production environment. I have seen a bunch of posts on how to handle this ...
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Eclipse Save-to-Server Performance since Summer 15

We've been experiencing significant Save to Server issues from Eclipse. We filed a case, and Tier 3 made a change to our platform schema, but the problems continue. Is anyone else seeing severely ...
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Force.com IDE saving entire folder (instead of just the selected files)?

On v33.0. Every now and then, I need to select files individually from Eclipse's Package Explorer, and save them to server. Normally, Eclipse only saves the selected files, but I've had a few ...
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Eclipse Mars for Salesforce development?

I'm using Eclipse Kepler for Salesforce development as recommended here https://developer.salesforce.com/page/Force.com_IDE_Installation. I wonder if I can use later versions of Eclipse. If yes, is ...
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In field: columns - no CustomField

When trying to deploy to another dev org usi CustomObject__c.Care_Queue_CustomObject : In field: columns - no CustomField named CustomObject__c.Namespace__Location__Latitude__s found The custom ...
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Installed Eclipse 4.2 and Force.com IDE plugin but getting an error when tried to create apex class

The error details are as below. I installed eclipse 4.2 and using plugin Force.com IDE. URL for Force.com IDE is http://media.developerforce.com/force-ide/eclipse42 Unable to Apex class ...
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Error while creating project with eclipse

I am having problem with eclipse while creating project. I am doing this in my office. I am not able to find problem where it from occur. kindly help me
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Error while installing Force.com BETA IDE plugin in eclipse

I am not able to find problem while creating project in eclipes. I am trying to add project as shown in picture please let me know what could be the problem. I am doing this in my office.
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Moving communites from QA to Production

I have created a site in our QA enviornment with contents, articles with zones, chatter with categories and various permission sets based on profile including branding. I would now like to move this ...
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I am not able to plug in force.com IDE in Eclipse

I am not able to plug in force.com IDE in Eclipse. i am trying to plug in using this link http://media.developerforce.com/force-ide/eclipse42 But it firing an error like **Unable to connect to ...
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How Do I Pull More Metadata components in Eclipse?

I've installed eclipse and the Force.com IDE Plugin. When I created a new project and added my credentials and security token, it brings me to the next page of where I choose initial projects ...
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Eclipse IDE v33 - Sticky error messages

New computer; installed latest released Eclipse (Kepler) Force.com IDE V33 2015-04-09 version. Project settings have ToolingApi enabled Create new class - valid - Save Now, introduce a compile ...
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Including custom buttons in Eclipse package

I have created some custom buttons on the Task object, and am creating a package in Eclipse to migrate. For some reason, I don't see an option to include such buttons when I select the metadata ...
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How do I deploy a GitHub repository with lots of interdependent classes? (“Save error: Dependent class is invalid…”)

I am attempting to deploy this repository into a DE instance using Eclipse and the method described here. When I try to save to server, every class returns an error ("Save error: Dependent class is ...
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How to enable notifications in Force.com IDE that file was modified on server?

How to enable notifications in Force.com IDE that file was modified on server? Now several people in the project work with one class and we just simply overwriting each other code..
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Auto Complete for Force.com IDE plugin in Eclipse

Hi I cannot find the Auto Complete plugin for Salesforce IDE which I have installed in Eclipse. Version: Kepler Service Release 2
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Force.com IDE + EGit: Files tagged with “Dirty” are not actually dirty (aside from crlf differences)

Eclipse's Package Explorer is marking my file as Dirty. But when I compare the file with the index (ie, Right click > Compare With > Git Index), I see no differences other than my line endings, ...
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NO auto completion in EClipse IDE

I am new to salesforce and recently i have installed Eclipse IDE. but somehow i dont know why ctrl + space is not working .. I am using Eclipse Java EE IDE for Web Developers. Version: Juno Service ...
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Unable to find valid certificate path to requested target

I am trying yo deploy my application from developer org to newly purchased enterprise edition org. For this i am using eclipse to deploy my developer org project to sandbox. But i'm not able to ...
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How to detect unused custom fields

I'm trying develop a system that will detect which custom fields are no longer used such that they can be removed. To be more specific: 1.) How can I determine if a custom field is used on a layout? ...
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How to write Address.settings in order to implement Country Picklists via Metadata API (eclipse)?

In order to implement Country Picklists on standard address fields I'm following the documentation here: ...
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Using Git, Bitcucket with Egit plugin

We have started using Git and Bitbucket as our version controling system. Also we are using Egit plugin as the GUI for git. We created a team in bitbucket, added our developers in to it and start ...
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Ctrl button on variable and function to go to their definition in Force IDE

Like in java , how we can locate the declaration of variable and definition of function by using CNTRL button. Is there any way to do this Force IDE. It will be very easier to identify the function ...
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What are the advantages,disadvantages of Changesets ,Force.com IDE(Eclipse)

Can any one help me out with the advantages,disadvantages of Changesets ,Force.com IDE(Eclipse),Migration tool. Which tool is preferred. Correct me if im wrong Changes Sets :Track the ...
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Deployment Error (Urgent Please)

When I am trying to deploy new custom objects along with list views using eclipse from sandbox to Production.I am getting below error for all new custom objects This View Unique Name already ...
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Problem: Property 'enableBulkApi' not valid in version 30.0

I am having an issue with deploying from developer org to sandBox with using force.com IDE, "Problem: Property 'enableBulkApi' not valid in version 30.0" - Anyone know how to get rid of this?
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Force.com IDE Debugger. New feature?

Saw this as I was installing eclipse earlier. Anyone know how to tinker around with it?
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SSLException on Eclipse for Linux

I am getting this error when I try to authentic my org on eclipse. I am running eclipse 4.3 on ubuntu 15.04. Anyone having the same issue or any way to go about fixing this? Thanks.
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Salesforce devolopment using eclipse

I would like to learn Salesforce development by using Eclipse. I am requesting for you to suggest online material for me to go through?
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Metadata API in Eclipse - File named in Package.xml but not in Zipped directory

I'm currently in a CI process. I refreshed my sandbox from production, setup my project in Eclipse, and committed all the metadata to GitHub. Now when I try to build I'm getting the following error : ...
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Force.com cannot be installed in eclipse juno?

I followed this link https://developer.salesforce.com/page/Force.com_IDE_Installation for installation . I am getting the error in Step3. cannot ...
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Unable to install Force.com plugin IDE getting error

I am getting error While installing Force.com plugin to Eclipse.Error is "Unable to connect to repository http://media.developerforce.com/force-ide/eclipse42/content.xml Connection timed out: connect ...
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Why don't I have Apex classes & triggers in Eclipse?

So I need to deactivate an apex trigger and class that my org no longer uses. I've read up a little on how to do this from Eclipse and gone down that route. I've successfully gotten into Eclipse (JDK ...
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How to assign homepage layout to a profile in Eclipse?

Any idea on how to assign a homepage layout to a profile via Eclipse? I tried to checkout all the metadata components in my project but can't look for homepage layout assignments under the ...
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Unable to link to org in Force.com IDE

Using Eclipse Kepler, I've followed these instructions and tried all 3 available IDE versions (31, 30, 29) but cannot successfully connect to my org's production environment or a developer environment ...
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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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Force.com IDE Plugin doesn't load in Eclipse Luna

I did a new clean Mac OS Yosemite Installation and want to install the Force.com IDE. First I installed the Java SE Development Kit 8, then I installed the newest version of the Eclipse IDE for Java ...
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Eclipse Deployment - Field Level Security and Profiles - Social Post Layout Error.

I 've been trying to deploy everything from one Sandbox to another through Eclipse (Force.com installation) Tool. I have been given an extract from Salesforce Helpdesk ...
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Unable to install Force.com IDE plugin for Eclipse

I just started learning Salesforce. I downloaded Eclipse Kepler and tried to download Force.com IDE. I followed all the installation steps given. But when I gave the path ...
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NA4 Is Splitting - Updating URLs On Buttons And Other Admin-Level Places (not Apex)

Original question related to this: Searching "everything" in Salesforce So there was an answer involving an "ant script", which is no use to me. I am comfortable enough (I thought) ...
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Error while trying to fetch org details into Force

Hi trying to create a package to move it from sandbox to prod via Force.com. When I try to do it and input my login credentials as well with my secur token i get the following error. I am, using ...
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Automated daily metadata backups

My sandbox was refreshed without my knowledge, causing me to lose my work. Because of this, I want to try and automate backing up metadata. I am thinking of using Eclipse Force.com IDE to do this, ...
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Eclipse Luna, can't UPDATE TO HEAD

I recently installed Eclipse Luna, when I right click on my FORCE.COM project, I can no longer find the option to UPDATE TO HEAD. Am I missing a plugin or some configuration step?
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Eclipse Force.com plugin Installation issue

I am trying to install Force.com Eclipse IDE Plugin for Eclipse Juno 4.2 but i am getting error like Force.com IDE 31.0.0.201406301722 (com.salesforce.ide.feature.feature.group 31.0.0.201406301722) ...
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Eclipse set up for force.com

I am new to eclipse and force.com. I have followed the instructions on the developer site to install eclipse and set it up for force.com. But when I create a new force.com project and provide the ...