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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Error while trying to connect salesforce through Eclipse IDE. Any suggestions?

Suddenly i got an error when i try to execute an anonymous code and this is the error screen i got below. Alternatively i also tried to create a new salesforce project and got the same error.
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Associate Meta Data or Source File failed to save

I am having problem in saving the code using Eclipse to Salesforce. Previously it was working fine and suddenly I can't save any file. I keep having "Associate meta Data or source file failed to ...
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Is that possible to connect Salesforce through Eclipse IDE without a security token?

i tried to connect Salesforce through Eclipse with adding a security token and it throws error. But one of my pal using clients sandbox and he said he logging in Eclipse without a security token. Is ...
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Why do packages have tons of Referenced Packages - often with warnings?

When creating new packages and importing them into the Force.com IDE I recently saw many Referenced Packages which seem to have no connection to my app at all. I would ignore this if not sometimes ...
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Version of Apex class in eclipse

When I create class in eclipse I get version no:27.But When I create a new class in Salesforce UI it is 29.I have updated http://wiki.developerforce.com/page/Updating_the_Force.com_IDE force.com IDE ...
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getting error while requesting to salesforce from eclipse

i have already try to close the eclipse and restart, it works but again after 4-5 request same error is coming. any solution will be appreciate. Error Message is This: Unable to create connection ...
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Should I upgrade to Eclipse 4.2?

I read the following in the winter 14 release notes for the Force.com IDE: https://wiki.developerforce.com/page/Force.com_IDE_Release_Notes#Supported_Platforms "Eclipse Platform Version 4.2 "Juno" ...
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visibility in list views

we're trying to migrate one org to another one but we are encountering some problems in list views for all objects. The visibility is not maintained. We are using Eclipse Deployment to Server to ...
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procedure to run apex program in Eclipse IDE

I am new in SFDC, I just download Eclipse IDE and wrote a sample code of apex class. Now I am not getting option from where I have to run this class. thanks
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Force.com ide for Eclipse not refreshing reports/email templates from server correctly

My reports aren't refreshing from the server correctly via eclipse. Within eclipse, no matter what I do, I can't get the "subscribed to new reports" to show when I click the box. I've tried the ...
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Deploy salesforce objects from sandbox to developer account using eclipse

I am trying to move data from sandbox to developer account i am getting below issues while moving objects 1. have a formula field in a csutom object, when i try to move the object. Error message ...
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Can I get validation rule of custom object using eclipse salesforce IDE

I am using Version: Juno Service Release 2 and salesforce plugin and I made a local copy of my sandbox but am unable to find the validation rules in my eclipse copy. any suggestions are appreciated.
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Ctrl Click doesn't work in Force.com Ide?

I get used to ctrl+click code assist which would find the declaration of a variable/class/method in Eclipse, Visual Studio, Borland\Embarcadero Delphi. It is an extremely useful feature when dealing ...
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Searching “everything” in Salesforce

I don't see a similar Question here or via Google searches. Is there a way (I would presume it would be outside the SF GUI) to search "everything" in SF? That would translate into all object field ...
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Force.com IDE: what are minimum system requirements?

I would like to know what are the minimum system requirements for Force.com IDE (plugin for Eclipse). Requirements for not just being able to run the IDE but also to use it comfortably and efficient. ...
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Force.com IDE: Synchronizing with server blocks IDE

I am developing Apex code using Force.com plugin for Eclipse. When I save changes, synchronization with server begins and blocks the entire IDE. It takes up to 5minutes which is too long. Are there ...
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Eclipse Kepler and Force.com IDE Warning “Package Manifest Content Warning”

Each time I create a new force.com project I receive this warning/error message in regards to Flexipage. I can still create a project afterwards, however Eclipse does not respond for 90 - 120 ...
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Creating a repo with Eclipse workspace?

I'm developing SF Apex code in eclipse and want to use git. Another developer will clone the repo and requests I commit the eclipse workspace file so the project exists & includes the necessary ...
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Is there any limitation on number of test methods in the Apex test class?

I wrote 35 test methods in my test class to cover all the scenarios. When i ran the test class from Apex Test Execution code coverage is showing up as 58%. When i check the coverage in developer ...
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Error while installing force.com IDE Plugin

I am trying to install Force.com IDE on eclipse.Meanwhile i am facing some issues with it Version: Helios Release Build id: 20100617-1415 Cannot complete the install because one or more required ...
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Run one testclass in Eclipse?

Is there a way to run a single test class from the Eclipse IDE? I'm trying to debug a legacy test class and can run all tests in the Eclipse IDE - but that takes a while. I'm hoping to speed things ...
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Eclipse IDE Questions: Auto Content Assist for Apex and Apex Hotkeyed Help (CTRL+F1)

I hope this is okay to ask in this section. I decided to try out Eclipse for my IDE for salesforce development work (been using Sublime + MavensMate) and there are two things that I've been unable to ...
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Apex code formatter in Eclipse (Force.com IDE plugin)

I am searching for Apex code formatter in Eclipse (Force.com IDE plugin for Eclipse). I would like to have something similar to Java formatter (CTRL+SHIFT+F). Is that possible?
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Are profile and permission set metadata files getting all project objectPermissions?

I have a project in development. There about 45 new SObjects to the org but there is also a couple of new profiles for the org. The permissions on several existing SObjects have been specifically ...
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Force.Com IDE Unable to load org details

After installing Eclipse Kepler, all required JRE, and the Force.Com IDE. I then create a new Force.Com project and provide valid login information to my org I get the following error after a few ...
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Salesforce debug logs in eclipse?

Is there any way to view Salesforce debug logs in eclise ide? I tried to do some preliminary search but couldn't find anything.
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How do I move objects between sandboxes?

I want to move a bunch of objects from one sandbox to another and so far it's been a pretty large nightmare. I select an object in Eclipse, select Deploy To Server and wait for an error to appear ...
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Force.com IDE Install Error with Eclipse 4.2

I'm installing the Force.com plugin for Eclipse but received the error below. I'm using Eclipse 4.2 and I received the same error with 4.3. I tried using an older version of Eclipse, 3.6, but the ...
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How to mass populate State & Country picklist values

I have played with the State & Country picklist value UI for adding them, and it works OK for small amounts, but it is not meant for batches. I have 760 additional states I need to add for various ...
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How can I deploy objects without their profile permissions?

I would like to deploy a bunch of objects from a sandbox to Production. However, I am not yet ready to give permission to the users to use these new objects. Therefore, I do not want to deploy ...
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Eclipse deployment 'Entity not found' error

I am having a problem deploying a new object to either Prod or another Sandbox with Eclipse. The error is very strange, saying "Entity objectname__c not found". It doesn't make sense because I am ...
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How to identify classes covered in test class in the eclipse plugin Winter 14

Is there a way I can see what classes do a test class cover on the eclipse plugin. I really don't like the way the Developer Console works and its super buggy and slow. I'm looking for detailed ...
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Retrieving extended package object descriptors into Eclipse with Force.com IDE plugin

On my development org, I have a certain package installed, containing several custom objects. I have added a few custom fields to some of those objects through the web GUI. I have tried to pull those ...
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Not able to move class and Vf page in eclipes

I am trying to move files from salesfore 1 env to another env. I am trying to move files using eclipse. I have created and namesapace in salesforce env from where i am trying to move files. so when ...
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Eclipse - Importing contents of managed package with same name of unmanaged package

We created an unmanaged package and installed it into another dev org. From that other dev org, we created a managed package with the same name as the unmanaged package. Now, I tried to install the ...
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Import managed package link directly into Eclipse

Is there a way to import a package install link directly into Eclipse? We want to be able to back up each version as a separate project, then archive it in Github. The process would be simpler if we ...
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Force.com IDE for Eclipse is not working after update

i have updated force.com IDE in Eclipse since then when i try to open any class or controller i am getting following error. when i try to create new project i am getting below error prompt.
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Eclipse with Salesforce - can't Refresh from Server [duplicate]

I just set up Eclipse with Salesforce, and when I try to Refresh from Server, it tells me "unable to perform synchronize check with remote server Invalid username, password, security token; or user ...
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Eclipse deployment error

I set up Eclipse with the Force.com IDE, and made some changes to Contact.Object. When I try to deploy it, I get this error: Problem: Error parsing file: The processing instruction target matching ...
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Eclipse error: “unable to perform synchronized check with remote server”

Eclipse is giving me this error when I try to copy an object back to the Force.com server: "unable to perform synchronize check with remote server Invalid username, password, security token; or user ...
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SVN Branching in Eclipse/Force.com IDE

I am working with an SVN repository in Eclipse with the Force.com IDE. I am having trouble working with branches. Can anyone guide me on how to work with branches? I have gone through many blogs, but ...
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Is this problem from Salesforce side or eclipse side and how to solve it

Working with Schedulable class and make some changes in reference class which will be called when Schedule run.I have corrected all reference so there are no variable does not exist type issues but ...
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Can I save anything in the *-meta.xml file?

Every .page, .cls, etc... has a *-meta.xml file (at least as viewed from Eclipse). Here is an example for a sample page: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <ApexPage ...
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How exactly does code completion work in Eclipse?

It seems that code completion (e.g. intellisense) is a hit or miss thing within Eclipse/ForceIDE plugin. Is there a page or something that spells out how and when it actually works?
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The sit and wait development model

I am new to force.com, so this might be a dumb question, but all the googling didn't help me. Let's say I am working on a VisualForce page in Eclipse. I make changes and press save, so that I can ...
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How to work on Force.com projects in teams from the perspective of source control?

We are just starting force.com development after years of .NET. Our organization is setup with TFS and it works pretty well. I am a bit confused as to how to make TFS work with Force.com. I've ...
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Force.com IDE auto-commit on deploy

We are using the standard SVN eclipse plugin: Subversion. Is it possible to configure Force.com IDE to auto launch the SVN commit after "deploy to server" ? I was looking for something like "hooks" ...
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Force.com Ide (Eclipse) shortcuts for right click submenu

Is it possible to add shortcut key for the commands like 'Refresh from Server' as shown below (in Eclipse aka force.com IDE)? Note: I tried going to Preferences => General => Keys .. doesn't work.
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getting Content Assist did not complete normally issue Eclipse

I have recently installed plug in for Salesforce into Eclipse and when I try to write the program just by tabbing as I always do in Java programming, I am getting the following error in Eclipse. ...
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Pulling Permission Sets only through IDE polls a trimmed version of them

In Eclipse Force.com IDE I created a Force.com project that was configured to pull the Permission Set folder only. The Permission Sets have been pulled, but in what appeared to be a trimmed form - all ...