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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Revert back to Winter 16 Force.com IDE in eclipse?

My target orgs are all still on Winter 16, and I just learned, unfortunately, that I cannot fetch from them after running the updates for Force.Com IDE which will now only access Spring 16 instances. ...
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Error when trying to run a test class on a trigger Eclipse - Force.com IDE

Team, ran the test via the run configuration but am getting the below error. Error: Try running the test again if that doesn't work, run the test from Apex Test Execution in Setup or from the ...
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Error- Can't Specify the external Sharing Model for Account in Force.com IDE

I am getting this error when i am deploying my metadata components using Force.com IDE. Can't Specify the external Sharing Model for Account So how can i resolve this problem?
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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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Is Eclipse Mars.1 Release (4.5.1) compatible with Force.com IDE v35

I'm running into trouble getting Force IDE v35 to work with Eclipse Mars.1. Everything installs OK and I can create a Force.com project, but my package.xml file keeps reporting this error: ...
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Unable to fetch organization details - unable to login

UPDATE: The weird thing is that i can able to login using same credentials to mavens-mate without any issue. Not sure why I'm unable to login using force.com IDE After installing Eclipse and the ...
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Possible to run eclipse kepler in dropbox? [closed]

Newbie dev here. I have to switch computers frequently (and not always the same computers). Instead of installing and setting up git and force.com plugin and connect to my org each time... Would it ...
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Eclipse: project properties update: Element {urn:partner.soap.sforce.com}returnFieldDataTypes invalid

A newbie developer here... thx in advance for all your help! I am trying to set up eclipse for salesforce. Keep getting this error on Eclipse Mars.1 and Eclipse Kelper. [Unable to update project ...
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Spring 16 release: latest Force.com IDE throws invalid credentials error

I've encountered with an issue after Spring 16 release has been deployed. Basically I cannot do anything with my project in Eclipse (Kepler + latest available Force.com IDE), every time it just throws ...
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While moving custom profiles using eclipse from dev org to partner org found following errors [duplicate]

Unknown user permission: CanInsertFeedSystemFields Unknown user permission: ChatterInternalUser What could be the possible solution? Thanks in advance.
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Run Tests not available in Force.com menu in force.com IDE [duplicate]

I installed a new version of Force.com IDE to (Eclipse Kepler for Java Developers) and switched to Force.com perspective. I do not see "run tests" as an option anymore. I tried this and it broke my ...
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Got syntax error in an Apex class but compiled successfully. Any thoughts please?

In eclipse one of my Apex class showing syntax error on a particular line of code. But it compiled successfully without any issues. Any thoughts on why i am getting this error? Please see the error ...
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Error while importing projects from gitHub into ecclipse

I am new to gitHub. I have successfully connected my project to github but now I want that project in my another org through github. I an trying to import project from git but getting error on last ...
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How to clone a profile for a different license type in Eclipse

Looking to migrate some of our full Salesforce licenses down to Platform licenses and need to clone the custom profiles the users were on to be compatible with their new Platform licenses. Everything ...
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Can no longer add/remove metadata components via Eclipse IDE

Recently Eclipse stopped picking up any new metadata components from the server. Via the Salesforce UI I am able to see new classes and VisualForce pages, but when I go to "add/remove metadata ...
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Eclipse error accessing CS41: Unable to find valid certification path to requested target

We have two different Orgs and nearly a dozen sandboxes on each. Eclipse (Eclipse Standard/SDK, Version: Kepler Service Release 2, Build id: 20140224-0627) can successfully connect to every sandbox ...
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Salesforce Eclipse Plugin - Save errors

When I save to server from the Eclipse Salesforce plugin, and there are save errors, I only get warned about one of them. So I fix it. When I save again, if there are more errors, it will warn me ...
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Apex code formatter in Eclipse plugin

I have gone through this link Apex code formatter in Eclipse (Force.com IDE plugin) which was posted before a year. Is there any new plugin for beautifying the code?
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MavensMate Firewall issues

I am behind a very strict firewall at work and I am moving from Eclipse to MavensMate (+Sublime). Eclipse can both send and receive metadata from Salesforce fine, but MavensMate is not making it ...
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All formula fields are not retrieved in object metadata

I have retrieved Object metadata in Eclips. However some Formula fields are not showing in object metadata. Is there any way to fetch all formula fields for all objects available in sales-force org.
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Help with Java SOAP cast from sObject to ContentVersion

After looking around, and making 2 questions that didn't really have any answers, I found a means to publish a user's private library CRM content to a public or shared library in the Java example code ...
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How to use the same workspace in sublime and force ide

I want to share the same workspace between sublime text and Force Ide. Rigth now I only use Sublime Text and I cant import the content of this project to Force Ide. I can do that or I need two ...
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Eclipse Choose Initial Project Contents Error

I just got a new laptop and trying to get Eclipse up and running again. When I go to create a new project and enter my credentials and click Next, it says fetching and then I get this screen. Any ...
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Deploy Sandbox to production: Cannot specify a startsWith attribute for this language

I'm trying to migrate some changes to the org org sandbox to production. Use the Eclipse IDE to develop, however, when I try to migrate a custom object in the "deploy to server" option get the ...
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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: ...