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Eloqua to Salesforce Integration Issue

I have integrated Eloqua to Salesforce to upload Cases. It is working as expected however the only problem is that the Status of the case always goes to New(which is the default value of Status in ...
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History tracking for more than 20 fields [duplicate]

How can i track history for more than 20 fields for a custom object? Are there any ways to achieve it? Please suggest some good options to track the changes for more than 20 fields.
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How to update field-level-security using Metadata-API via Apex (using MetadataService.cls)

I'm trying to grant FLS access using MetadataService.cls (found here https://github.com/financialforcedev/apex-mdapi) Assume there is a field Test__c on Account with no FLS permissions granted to ...
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Non editable field permission setting

How to set this type of field(e.g. Account number) permission where permissions(Visible and Read-Only) are non-editable(greyed out) using any profile?
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Get a deleted record using SObject Rows returns “The requested resource does not exist”

I'm using the SObject Rows API to get the fields values of a given record. It works fine on existing records but when used on deleted records it returns with an error of ...
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Make contact firstname and lastname mandatory

This is a generic question. I was trying to make the first name and last name field of contact mandatory. Currently only the first name is mandatory. I tried doing this from the page layout. Now I ...
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Workflow re evaluation criteria doubt

I have a small doubt. Based on docs (https://help.salesforce.com/HTViewHelpDoc?id=workflow_field_updates_reevalute_wf.htm&language=en_US), there are 2 quotes which seems to me as contradictory. ...
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Value an object with a map<String field, String value>

I am developing an apex code to scan an email and use some values i can found. I have a custom object used to map the labels to existing fields. Then i have a map with field names and values. I would ...
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How to use the picklist values on email

I am facing the problem on sending email.In our org we are using Picklist (Multi-Select) value for product.I need to mention the product are selected by user in email body.For example,User A selected ...
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Visual Workflow: Not able to view fields accessible via API or via standard page

I'm trying to create several sObj through visual workflow. In a couple of the standard junction objects important id fields are not showing up. Let's take "Quote" for instance. I'm trying to connect ...
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How do I get Last Modified Date of Particular field

For the Tracking purpose I need the last modified date of a field(any datatype). I know there is last modified date system field for a record but I need last modified date of a field. My Questions ...
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MiddleName Field cannot find in in “.fields.getMap()”

We've just enabled the Middle Name and Suffix Fields feature and encountered the below issue. SUMMERY : Just after enabling "Middle Name and Suffix Fields", Implementation of custom apex logic in a ...
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Website field won't show on page layout

I added the standard Website field to the page layout, but it won't show up. Googled this quite a bit and found this SO question about standard fields not showing up but it is not the same.
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Prompt fields in Salesforce for Outlook

Is it possible to prompt fields when you import an email to Salesforce using Salesforce for Outlook? This is to ensure the email being importing has the correct information and can be managed ...
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Find the field reference before delete the record

If I want to change a custom field (name, type) how can I know where this field is being referred to (and enter the changes there as well)?
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User-level access to the FieldPermissions object

Is it possible to give individual users read-only access to the FieldPermissions object? Right now, as an admin, I am able to query the object: SELECT Field, PermissionsRead, PermissionsEdit, ...
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How to get the API name of the fields used as a filter within a report?

I'm trying to get the fields used within a report. By using Reports.ReportManager.describeReport I'm able to get a lot of information about the report. Unfortunatly I'm not getting the API name of the ...
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What does DescribeFieldResult.getDefaultValue actually return?

So in the documentation for the DescribeFieldResult.getDefaultValue method, it says: Returns the default value for this field There is a related method called getDefaultValueFormula whose ...
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Force.com IDE problem after import visibility issue, set field-level security

I guess after exporting Custom Fields and importing to a NEW Dev the fields shows but they are all invisible have to be reactivated from Set Field-Level Security. Anyway around this?
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Export data types from Salesforce

I am trying to create an excel sheet of all fields for all of my Salesforce custom objects. I need to include each field's API Name, field label, and data type. However, when I do a bulk export using ...
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Is there any way by which we can clone managed package objects or fields?

I want to uninstall managed package. Is there any way by which we can clone managed package objects or fields?
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HI please any answer the question

How can we hide or display fields to two users with same profile, same role and same record types
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Ability to sort a concatenated formula field by numerical value

I have a formula field that concatenates values from various fields within a custom object. Each of these items has a simple numerical value. I've created this formula field to summarize certain items ...
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Link Opportunities together

I have a trigger that when an opportunity stage name is closed won, it creates a new opportunity. My question is how do I go about linking opportunities together with an actual link back to the old ...
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Account owner formula field

In order to remove the 'Change' link near the Owner in the Account Page Layout, a possibile solution for us was to create a text formula field showing only the Owner First Name + Last Name. Should be ...
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Difference between Field Name and API Name

Field Label Assigned Group Field Name AssignedGroup API Name AssignedGroup__c I would like to know the difference between Field Name and API Name? And where is Field Name used?
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Hide field in managed package

What is a good method for hiding fields in a managed package? These fields are used for debugging REST responses, and I would only like end users to see them if they are having a problem. I set ...
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Search layout meta-data value is an Id value instead of field name

I created a new field on user in production environment and assign the field to Search Layout->User Lookup Phone Dialogs, after doing this I pulled the meta-data for this environment and checked the ...
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Fields missing from 'Available Fields' list when creating list view

We have users who are trying to create a custom list view of accounts, but some of the fields they require in the view are missing from the list of available field. They are able to see the fields and ...
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Salesforce object fields and how they are displayed

I have a question regarding the fields that are displayed when creating an object. For example, when creating the default Campaign object in Sales: I have 2 pictures below. One is when creating an ...
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Does this trigger update Case object and Contact object fields?

I just want to see if I am going about this the right way. Here is my code: trigger WebToCaseCountry on Case (after insert) { Set<Id> contactIds = new Set<Id>(); for(Case c : ...
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Field Reference error inVisualforce Email Template

i tried to create an email template with a generated attachement. All is good, but i have a probem with one field... My table User, have a field ManagerId, who is a reference. I need to get the name ...
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Visualforce does not process/validate fields on page

I have an apex:inputfield of type date (on a custom object) on the page but when I click on it, the calendar does not show up. On another number field, when I type in 100k, it does not change to ...
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List View - Available Fields

I created a custom list view in the standard object Case and I can't see all available fields (standards fields and custom fields) in the related list. I searched on the internet, but I can't find ...
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How to change the color of indicator

How can we show indicator for required field in VF page, There is always a red indicator , I want to have some other color indicator against the fields, I am using outputfield to show the values and ...
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Create unique label & values for a custom Picklist field

I want to create a custom picklist field that would represent a packaging type which would in turn represent a divider for the shipment's total quantity. For example, if the dropdown had the following ...
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Resize text box size when hiding field labels on quote templates/PDFs

I have a section on a quote template for terms and conditions. The first part of the section uses a block of text which is the same for all quotes. The next part of the section is a field which shows ...
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JunctionIdList columns in the Event entity

By the documentation Event entity should have AcceptedEventInviteeIds column in v34 API. But it isn't exist in the Event Fields (app setup). Also I doesn't see it by using API with databasedotcom ...
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Load an Apex class structure dynamically

Looking for a way to dynamically set a class structures fields by list or map of the string version. I know we can do this with Objects. Here is kinda of what I am wanting to do. This is a simple ...
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Searchable Fields in lookup research window

when i click on a look-up, in research window, i check 'all fields' but when i enter the name of the account (for example), it search this Account.name only in the email field, is there a way to set ...
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how to create a salesforce rollup field thats not on a master record in pro edtion

I have a object called key account with all the accounts that belong to this key account connected - the connected accounts have a sales total field which i what to add into a total on the Key ...
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Opportunity Product Fields - Names Changed

I am in the process of merging two Salesforce orgs together. In one org, opportunity products have fields with names such as "Quantity" and "Total Price". The other org has those same fields, but ...
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Trying to export field accessibility metadata for all object fields

I'm trying to find a way to export the field accessibility metadata for all object fields. It appears like I should be able to do this with my linked objects within my SQL server database using dbamp ...
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Get namespace prefix for a field

In a question I asked last week about getting namespaces, the best solution was to get information about the class (or any class) in the namespaced package. But this seems vulnerable if there are ...
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Is there a way to use the auto-number field type in a relative manner within a custom object?

For example, I have a Subscription object attached to a Lead. Within the Subscription Object, I have many payments. I want each payment for that subscription and lead to have a unique index. So the ...
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How To Recover Data That Has Been Overwritten

Sorry in advance for the low grade of technicality that I can provide with this question, but I do not know SalesForce at all and the person leading me through this question has not a technical ...
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what does this case object requirement actually mean ? [closed]

I have got a requirement as "Case field usage - 37 fields on 117 have no data" . i cant understand the meaning. Can anyone please tell me ?!
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How to check whether fields are being used or not in sandbox?

There are some bunch of custom and standard fields that are not being used in my sandbox. I know how to check for one field(Delete it and if it says it is referred somewhere. If it says so, it is ...
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Check if fields editable in RestAPI

I've seen one similar question, but it didn't help me to find required solution.The thing is - I acquired all field of Leads object through RestAPI, but I need to check if those fields are available ...
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Developer script exception -System.SObjectException: Invalid field MyField__C for OBJECTNAME

I have written following code in one of my Trigger - List<Setting__c> settings = new List<Setting__c>(); settings = [select name,field_api__c,Type__c from Setting__c where Object_Label__c ...