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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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 ...
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Profile Metadata Question - False User permissions

One of our QA steps for our release process, is to identify if configuration changes have happened in production, that may have effected our repository metadata, specifically in Profiles. While ...
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Cannot Install Force.com IDE from Market or Site with Juno or Kepler org.eclipse.update.ui 0.0.0 error

After downloading eclipse after opening, select Help - Install New Software - Available Software Sites Site name: Force.com IDE location: http://media.developerforce.com/force-ide/eclipse42 ...
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Save Error: Entity 'Integration' not accessible in version 31.0

I try to save a class that wrapps the functionality of a WebService, but after the save it gives me this error: "Save Error: Entity 'Integration' not accessible in version 31.0". Please, any idea, ...
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Weird error appearing in Eclipse (Force.com IDE V31) with Cases

I have a line of code that for some reason shows up as a compile error even though it saves fine to server. I get this error in different orgs as well but I can force Eclipse to save and it saves the ...
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Eclipse Force.com IDE - Why is the possibility to specify a hostname provided?

When I login to salesforce through Eclipse Force.com IDE, there are four way to specify environment. Why is the fourth Other(Specify) with Hostname needed ?
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Deploy custom fields from one Org to another Org

I only want to deploy custom fields of an object from One Org to another Org.Both Orgs are not related to each other.This Object has both managed package fields and some custom fields.I only want the ...
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How do I install Eclipse and Java SDK into Windows 10?

Currenty on my desktop, I have two files as adt-bundle-windows-x86_64-20140702 and jdk-7u71-windows-x64, and I have windows 10 operation system. So could anyone explain me step by step what to do in ...
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How do I bind Find Next command to a keyboard shortcut for .page files in Eclipse?

For whatever reason, Find Next does not have a keyboard shortcut when editing .page files in Eclipse. It is there for .cls files. Is there a way to bind the Find Next command to a shortcut?
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New protected methods cannot be defined in non-virtual classes Error

Im trying to re-create a class with new namespaces and a new name to the class. In the process i'm getting the save error "New protected methods cannot be defined in non-virtual classes" please find ...
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Eclipse and Yosemite

I just upgraded to Yosemite and now the save process is extremely slow. What used to take a second or two is now approaching a minute, and sometimes it doesn't save at all. I've upgraded to the ...
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Chatter Answers trigger not available in Eclipse - no access to trigger I know is there

I need to correct a known issue with Chatter Answers and one of the triggers that needs modification (chatter_answers_question_escalation_to_case_trigger) is unavailabe in Eclipse, i.e. I can't access ...
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Apex code completion in Eclipse Luna not working

I installed Force.com IDE as Eclipse Luna plugin. Apex code completion is not working in Luna, but I can't switch back to Kepler now. In Force.com IDE installation manual Luna is not mentioned as a ...
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How to make Mavensmate compile files as fast as Eclipse IDE v31

I'm a long time Eclipse and Force.com IDE user. I recently switched the the v31 (open source re-write) Eclipse plugin and discovered that the save times for Apex and Visualforce are drastically ...
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Can you call a REST service from Eclipse?

Can we call a rest service from Eclipse? We can call REST service from workbench to test whether its working fine or not. If you want to see the logs, we wont be able to see the whole log in ...
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Apex class will NOT save locally

I am fairly new to SF development, and I have a SF sandbox and am using Eclipse along with Subclipse and SVN to manage it. I created a new test class under classes, and added it to SVN. It shows up ...
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Deployment Error using Force.com IDE in Eclipse

Hoping I can get some help with an Eclipse deployment error. I am trying to update a Layout, but I am getting an error saying a button I have on that object is not present. The error is: ...
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Force.com IDE is deploying project to server on startup of eclipse

I have several Force.com projects in the same workspace, which I am doing development on using Eclipse Kepler and the Force.com IDE. Additionally, I am using EGit to version control all the projects. ...
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Eclipse: Not pointing to the correct Git Directory

I'm having a lot of issues trying to set up my Git Repo. I'm going through the "Clone Git Repository" option and provided the right URI, password, etc. However, as soon as I click next (see image 2 ...
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Force.com IDE v31.0 - Can't save to Server, only locally with Warning “Force.com sync state”

Using plugin version 31.0.0.201406301722 on eclipse 4.4.0.v20140606-1558 it was perfectly usable for about a week... it was even fast with toolingAPI Starting of today, I can't save anymore to ...
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Force.com IDE - Use Stored Passwords to Deploy to Sever - Now that it's Open Source, we could do it

I was very happy to read this great article by @PeterKnolle about the Force.com IDE is now Open Source and the ability to let us extend and improve this tool: ...
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Force.com IDE eclipse missing Apex Test Runner pane and Execute Anonymous pane

While using Force.com IDE, I closed the "Apex Test Runner" and "Execute Anonymous" pane by mistake. They are usually right next to the Problems pane (see attached image). Does anyone know how to get ...
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Issue with updating project in Force.com IDE

In Eclipse Luna, I am facing an issue with Force.com IDE. It is working fine while creating Force.com projects. But after creating projects when I try to refresh it from server or add components to ...
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Which Eclipse version is better for salesforce?

Which eclipse version best supports Salesforce? Helios? Kepler? or Juno? which one to prefer
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Speedup Testing with Force.com IDE using slim Logs - but how to set the log-level?

A lot has been written here about slow development in general and slow testing in particular e. g.: Slow development Faster unit tests? For my use case I found one reason for slow testing while ...
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How does Eclipse pull metadata from Standard Objects

I want to do what Eclipse is doing: pull metadata for Standard objects. I basically need to inspect what Views, WebLinks, and Validation Rules Opportunity has in my org. For Custom objects I do the ...
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Kepler + V31, keeps doing “populating components in your workspace” for 10 mins

Ever since I updated to Kepler and V31 of the plug in, I have run into bizarre issues. The first one was the project created in Helios wouldn't push updates to the cloud. I deleted the project and ...
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Eclipse saves all vs. only code I'm working on

I have noticed that when I make any changes to my code in Eclipse and save my new code, all objects (triggers, classes, etc.) get stamped with my name as modifier of all those objects. Seems to me ...
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eclipse doesn't recognize @testVisible notation

I get an error saying unknown annotation when I use the @testVisible KW in my class, when using the force.com IDE, however it works fine in the developer console. Is there a bug? do I need to update ...
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Force.com IDE for Eclipse not showing all apex classes and pages

I'm using Eclipse with the Force.com IDE and after I did a "refresh from server" on the src folder, I noticed that I could no longer edit a good many of my apex classes and pages. The packages.xml ...
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Deploy Apex Classes, Visualforce pages, Triggers and Components to Developer Org

My developer Account was blocked due to some kind of wrong attempts(that was happened while sync with eclipse) and here is the link that was posted by me some time ago still not solved. ...
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Syntax errors in Eclipse

I have a case extension class, no modifications have recently been made, but whenever I open the file, I get a bunch of Syntax Errors in Eclipse. I am able to validate and deploy the class to ...
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How to connect separate Eclipse Patch Org project to Git(hub) remote branch of another Eclipse project?

Patch orgs in Salesforce.com are somewhat comparable to release branches in a Versioning Control system as both represent different timelines of the same codebase. I just switched from Subversion to ...
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Invalid Api Version specified on URL-Cannot create Eclipse Force.com IDE Project

Users who are facing this issue while creating project using Luna Release (4.4.0) or any other version of Eclipse, follow the below link to address this issue. Check what version of Force.com API ...