Field updates within Salesforce allow the user to automatically specify a field value.

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QuoteLineItem not being updated in table

I have a table that shows the QuoteLineItem's information and I have the UnitPrice in a textfield so it can be changed, using an action support and param to call an apex code method that updates it. ...
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How to replace a workflow field update by a formula field?

I want to replace a field update which has got formula as TEXT( $User.UserType__c ) by a formula field. The scenario here is if I create an account a text field called as Creation Origin will get the ...
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Need help editing this VF page so it will respect apex-input for reference field

I am new here and trying to stick to guidelines by posting a new question instead of in an answer :) My issue is exactly the same as this issue: Custom Value Picker Meaning that I have installed the ...
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Updating 50 checkboxes on picklist change with Trigger?

One of our objects has about 50 checkboxes. I've been asked to create a picklist that allows a user to "Check All" or "Uncheck All" of the checkboxes. My first thought was a workflow rule, but ...
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Apex trigger to update picklist on custom object from an activated order

I'm trying to write a trigger so that when an Order (standard object) is Activated, the Status__c picklist (custom field) on the HD__c (custom object connected to an OrderItem (standard object)) will ...
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Text field to Picklist

Is it possible to push the value of a text field into a picklist without using a trigger in salesforce?
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Copying Account Address to Contact Address

I am trying copy the address from account to contact after updating. But after update the address in contact is still the same. I could not figure out why. Any insights would be appreciated. trigger ...
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Updating the status picklist

I'm using custom objects and one of the requirement I have is: When an "Assigned user" (lookup) and "start date" (date field) is set then update the "status" (picklist) to Scheduled my question is: ...
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how to update 2 fields of 2 different object if the condition is true in 1 workflow?

Hiii, I want to know that how to update 2 fields of 2 different object when the if condition is true in 1 workflow in salesforce???? eg ...
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Is it possible to use the Flow Name of a visual workflow to populate a field on the record that was created by the Flow?

I have a flow that creates a case record and would like to populate a field on the new case record with the Flow Name. So I basically need to track which flow created the case record. I have had no ...
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Update Lead Owner using Flows/ visual Flow

I created a flow with many choices, one of them is update the Lead Owner,it takes you to a screen where you choose 1 user from a list of users and in the Flow I save the User Id but when I hit Next ...
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Contact record update trigger

I am writing apex trigger. I need help with a salesforce automation. Sets a field "My Field" to Yes. This triggers the code. Code finds all contacts with the same email address. Code updates the ...
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What is the best way to update a custom field on a standard object based on an activity?

I have a custom field on the Campaign Member object that is called Call_Dispositon__c. I would like this field to be updated to match what is entered on the Call_Disposition__c field on an Activity. ...
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The approval process references the workflow action FieldUpdate Some_Field_Update, which doesn't exist for the Some_Custom_Object__c object

While trying to deploy an approval process with the Salesforce Migration Tool, I get the following error: The approval process references the workflow action FieldUpdate Some_Field_Update, which ...
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Put and direct setting sobject value does not show

I am trying to set a custom field of an custom object from apex object.put('field__c','value'); object.field__c = 'value'; Both of these lines do not set the value. However is I log the result of ...
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Time-based Workflow not triggering

I've been working on testing a time based workflow, that fires off an email 1 and 3 hours after a new contact is created. Of course, this is small scale testing, as I would eventually like to ...
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How can i mass update a checkbox on campaign members from a related list?

i have added a lookup to a custom object on campaign member that shows them on the related list for my custom object. i need to be able to show a checkbox for a custom fields on campaign member, ...
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Formula that return the date when the checkbox was selected

I am trying to make a formula which will return the date when the checkbox was clicked. This is what I got now and it's not working since it gives the value for all fields as same date. ...
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Cannot Update empty Fields Using SOAP

I'm using the Enterprise WSDL in .NET and trying to run binding.update(sObject[]) on an Account record that I previously loaded through the SOAP client. Basically, I'm comparing and setting values on ...
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Every 1. day in month I need to update my custom number field with default value “2”

I don´t know how to do it via workflow with update field, because something must activate my workflow... It must be: Created or created, and every time it’s edited or created, and any time it’s ...
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How to update relevant records in visual page when an button is clicked?

I created VF page which displays top 10 drivers based on thier driving efficiency(Soql query). when the particular driver in the list clicks HOW?( To tell how they achieved that position) button a ...
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Calculating date/time x working hours from now

I need to trigger an email notification 9 working hours after a particular field is changed in Salesforce. So if the field is changed on a Friday at 4pm, I need to calculate now() + 7 hours + an extra ...
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Data Import Wizard for Contacts, prevent duplicates?

I'm importing a CSV file with about 2500 contacts from another system, outside of SalesForce. The wizard is matching based on name. So if I import the same spreadsheet again, the data doesn't update, ...
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Need help to make trigger and VP

1.- Create an object called A, with a date field called DateA - Create an object called B, with a lookup field to A and a date field called DateB 2.- Create a trigger that will set the DateA field as ...
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Need Child Account Trigger Help

I am trying to update all child accounts to have the same Order Manager(lookup to Contact) as their parent. The caveat is that I only want to do this for accounts that arent parented by my two top ...
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Getting custom field old values using formula field

I have a phone field in custom object which stores phone number which is updated when we get new phone numbers. I need to find the old phone number using formula filed. Can anyone please help me in ...
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Is it possible to keep lead's data updated through LinkedIn?

We closely monitor bounce rates and other features using an email client we have connected to Salesforce. Our main concern right now is that a lot of clients change their emails, companies and other ...
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How to create workflow to update SFDC multi-select picklist

I need to create a workflow field update to update multiple values in a multi select picklist. Is there any way to do this?
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Please help me.. i want to update only one cell of a table on button click .. my problem is whole column in updated at once

please help .. I can update available to sold and sold to available on any button click but problem is whole column changed .. i want when i click on change status only that row status should change. ...
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Update field after auto-response

I would like to change the value of a field when an auto-response email is sent. The idea would be update a the value of a checkbox called "auto-response reply" to true. If it's not possible, any ...
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Update a field when receiving a 2nd line item

I have a custom object. When receiving a second line item on that custom object I want a check box field to be updated to true. I have tried using workflow rule but I couldn't find any relation for ...
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How would i bulk this? [closed]

List<Account> acctList = [SELECT Id FROM Account Where Guest_Type__c = NULL LIMIT 100]; for(Account acct :acctList){ acct.Guest_Type__C = 'Conference'; acct.Segment_1__C = '24 Hour ...
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Update Trigger isn't updating

I'm trying to write an update trigger on custom orders object. There is a field Ship_To__c in orders object which is a text value. Another table SUBSCR_SYSTEMS__c holds data LEGACY_CUST_NUM__c that is ...
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Field Update, leave unchanged if there's a value in the field

I'm trying to create a field update on the Amount field in the Opportunity. If there is no Amount and that the Opportunity is Qualified, I want a default amount to be added. However if there is ...
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How to update a custom field status when the email(from send an email functionality) has been send

I have created a custom filed in Orders that is a picklist field. On default is pending. How can I automatically update this field to send when I use the send an email functionality through the ...
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Passing Inputtext field value in pageblock table to Apex controller

I'm trying to pass an inputtext field value within my pageblocktable to my Apex controller so that I can update the record. My VF: apex:pageBlock title="Z Table"> <apex:pageBlockTable ...
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Changing color of field label when Checkbox == True

I asked this question on another forum, but I guess it would make a bit of sense to ask on a SalesForce forum. My goal is to have a checkbox field named "Inactive" and whenever the checkbox == false, ...
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Best way to use Workflow to update multiple custom number fields

I have a custom object that is Master-Detail to Accounts. What is the cleanest way to use Workflow with Field Updates to update 1 to 28 fields on the Account when they are populated on the custom ...
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Help with Trigger to Stamp Text Field from Parent to Child

I'm starting to learn Apex and work on basic triggers so apologies in advance if the code is bad. Architecture: Parent: Opportunity; relevant fields = Draw_4__c (checkbox), Project_Stage__c (text) ...
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Workflow Criteria evaluates to true but object not added to time based workflow

I have created a time-based workflow that checks some criteria on a custom objects and adds them to a time-based queue to execute 60 days after a particular date on the object. When we edit and save ...
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Getting date in salesforce case

I am a bit new to salesforce. I have made a web to case form that I have to use on goolge sites. I have made the HTML data picklist for day, month and year. How can I get all these three in salesforce ...
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How can I log new activity/update a field when contact appears in report?

I'm in higher education, and we use our org to manage the admissions process. Emails, reporting, all of that is a breeze, but we also send out some essential information by way of our postal ...
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After Insert - Update Lookup on Custom object with other field

After performing a bulk upload, I need to update the Lookup on custom object. Matching field exists on the parent as external ID but that may add complexity. if field Custom.loc__c = DAV then update ...
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Cross object field update on an Opportunity from Apttus Quote/Proposal records?

I'm a beginner. I don't want to give this over to our consultants, but I'm seriously vexed. I need to create a new field on my org's Opportunity object that equals the Description field of the ...
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Trigger on Account Name Init caps

I have a requirement to make First Name , Middle Name and Last Name fields as initial caps and then form the Name field by concatenating them. Can someone suggest a way out?Please find my trigger ...
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Multi level multi select dependent picklists

I have an interesting question which I am having trouble solving. The table below will show you better what I have to do. Based on a multi-select picklist (column OU in the table above) the user is ...
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Update list values in an input text field

I have below code to update the input text field value for OUTCOME field from the User. My list update is failing to happen without throwing any exception. Please can someone help me here? My ...
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Do I have to update an object that will be inserted in a before insert/update trigger?

I have a simple question: in a before update/insert trigger, do I manually have to call update on a field that I want to change values in or, since that object is going to be inserted/updated after ...
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Clone a record in after trigger to update field values

Hi I need to fetch the status field values from the Case History in order to set date/time on when the status was changed to a waiting state. While I was running this code I encountered a run time ...
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How to update a date field with data from another date field in workflow rules

I have a workflow rule in place that needs to update a date field when another date field is is filled. IF Date1 is filled, assign Date1 value to Date2. What's the best formula to use in my Workflow ...