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Recruitment app Platform Fundamentals

I have a developer edition account. Everything was going smoothly until the middle part of chapter 7 my account only have 2 salesforce license I created 14 users by deactivating the previous account ...
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Reports deployment issue

I am deploying reports from one SF org to another. I am receiving following error message while deploying report via force.com IDE (eclipse): Deploy Results: File Name: ...
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Salesforce Integration-RecordType ID

I am loading accounts records from external system using SOAP API..I want to specify RecordType ID on the account records..As far as I know, I think I need to query salesforce first for the ...
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Unit Testing a Trigger

Here is the piece of code for a trigger that I need to break into unit tests. I was thinking that I could begin by testing the most further in if statements as one unit test and make an additional ...
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Will SiteForce support custom URls or OWN DNS in salesforce?

Does SiteForce support HTTPS custom URLs (not force.com URLs) with our own certificate? As i want to have my own DNS or custom URLs like ex :- https://eReq-hpglobal.com. Rather than using ...
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Siteforce can i created own DNS or URl

My question is that salesforce wil provide its own DNS name suppose or .Ex:- https://ereq-hpereq.cs1.force.com. this will be provide by salesforce. By using siteforce can we have our own url and DNS ...
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How to migrate an app from a prod server into a sandbox with Force.com IDE

I need to to do the following: 1) Pull code for components from prod env into Eclipse 2) Remove items that are not needed for deployment 3) Deploy components to sandbox Right now this is what ...
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Unable to scroll in visualforce page rendered in salesforce1 app

I am having a visualforce page which is rendered inside salesforce1 app and I am unable to scroll the page. does any one have any pointers for ficing the issue or anything that is restricting the ...
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Dynamic Picklists of objects & its fields

i have some requirement where i need 2 picklist on my VF page . 1st picklist contains Account,Contact,Lead & opportunity(objects). based on this picklist value i want to display all fields of ...
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Can i IP restrict force.com pages rather than the whole site?

I haven't seen this documented anywhere so assuming this might not be doable. But lets say i have a huge force.com site and only want to have a few pages within it that are available to staff only. i ...
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How the salesforce database is safe [closed]

Most of the time I use to here this question that how can you say that salesforce database is safe as it is shared with different peoples at a time? How can you prove it that my date is safe and it is ...
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Disadvantages of the Force.com platform - are these (still) true? [closed]

I'm evaluating pros and cons for building an integration with Salesforce on Force.com platform. This time, I'm curious to what extent are the following points (still) valid, since they were made a ...
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Limitations in functionality of SOAP/REST/etc. API as opposed to a Force.com app?

I'm still a Salesforce newbie, so I hope you won't mind my "immature" vocabulary.;) I'm about to build an application which should be integrated with Salesforce. Currently I have two options in front ...
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Selling a Force.com App on license base without publishing it in the AppExhchange

Imagine we have several requests from clients for custom Force.com apps. Surely we can build those and get paid once, but for continuity, we (and our client) like to have a licensing model where they ...
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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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Can anyone suggest a more generic way to convert HashMaps to/from Strings?

I'm storing HashMaps as Strings in long TextAreas (works up to 131,072 characters). Can anyone suggest an improved or more generic way over what's below? I know I could have the fromString method ...
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Where can I get a standalone version of the force.com IDE

I had to recently setup force.com IDE for my new laptop and i was facing issues with installing eclipse plugin for juno and kepler versions. Kepler version of eclipse worked but intellisense does not ...
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Can Force.com - App subscription user can access (Read - Write) Lead , Quote and Opportunity?

I have users that needed to access Lead , Opportunity and Quote and I have a permission set that gives only read access to force.com - app subscription license user but while assigning permission sets ...
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Upgrade / Cancel Force.com User License

My one of the client has subscribed for an Enterprise Edition and purchased 7 Force.com - App subscription user license but now all those user who assigned to this license are unable to access lead ...
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Force.com IDE unable to save code on server

It is very annoying that Force.com IDE unable to save code on server. And the worst thing is after triggering save to server option the code is reverted back as it wasn't there at first point. Any ...
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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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Force.com migration tool - migrating new fields and Profile

I am using force.com migration tool to retrieve newly added fields and field permission for one of the profile from one sandbox and deploy it into another sandbox. I am able to do this successfully. ...
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Issues in Force.com IDE after the latest V31 update

After the latest update to Eclipse after summer 14, I am having the following minor issues, please provide some tips to help me resolve them. Whenever I create a project it defaults to offline. ...
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Help me!! script not run in visualforce page

<script type="text/javascript"> function doSearch() { searchServer( ...
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New Force.com IDE not auto-deploying? (NOT A DUPLICATE QUESTION)

I am having the same issue as here New Force.com IDE (Eclipse) - not auto-deploying?, except the solution chosen isn't working. I have Build Automatically checked and I've also already selected ...
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Login Custom Salesforce Excel Plugin in Microsoft Excel?

Actually , We have created a custom plugin in Excel to provide tally like functionality to any user in our App. This app is created using apex and visualforce pages In Salesforce Application. This ...
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New Force.com IDE (Eclipse) for Summer 14 : issues with tooling API and accentuation

I updated my Salesforce IDE to the last version (Summer 14 / APIv31) this week and I noticed some issues when saving apex classes that contains characters with accentuation. For example, strings like ...
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actionFunction working only when I have certain parameters in the URL

I am having a weird issue when using apex:actionFunction as it only works sometimes (Only when I am passing a parameter in the URL). The visualforce page sometimes will have a parameter in the url, ...
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New Force.com IDE (Eclipse) - not auto-deploying?

I'm trying out the new Force.com IDE plugin (31.0.0.201406301722), under Eclipse Kepler (SR2, build 20140224-0627). When I now save an Apex class, the class does not get automatically deployed to the ...
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How to query custom fields on Activity?

I am not able to query the customs fields in activity (image below), I can see and query Task and Events, as this objects are called Task and Event, but I cant find the activity one, I have look ...
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Documentation And Code Review Checklist for Apex Code and Unit Testing in Salesforce

How to make documentation for Apex code written in salesforce application and for unit testing done in salesforce ? Does Salesforce provide Code Review Checklist for Apex and Visualforce Code ? If ...
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Locking a record by validation rule and impact to Detail related records

I need to lock my opportunity when it's set to closed won, so certain profiles can't edit them. So, I'm doing that by a validation rule (though I'm open to suggestions!) . The opportunity has a ...
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UML Class Diagram Force.com Project

Could you suggest me a way to generate a UML class diagram for a Force.com Project?
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json.serialize is corrupting datetime

I am using json.serialize to pass a list into a visualforce page (in order to use it with a jquery library), for some reason the time of the date is 10 hours behind on the json I am wondering what do ...
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retrieving the selected checkboxes

How can I retrieve the checkboxes that are selected (ticked or equal to true) on my VF page if these checkboxes were created dynamically? The checkboxes are being displayed on my VF Page like this: ...
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Direct Users to a link for SSO

I'm trying to share a public calander with people in my org, and not everyone is using SSO (even though they are set up to have SSO!). What i want to do is give them a link to the calander and have it ...
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visualforce create dropdown from custom list

I have created a custom list using inner classes, this list is called "openPresentations". This list looks like this when I do json.serialize [{"name": "First Name","id": "a09N0000002R0oeIAC"}, ...
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Auto populate the opportunity name

When a user clicks the new button to create an opportunity, I want to autopopulate the opportunity name field for all my opps to "DO NOT MODIFY." Also, I want to carry over any existing functionality ...
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myUnitTest System.DmlException: Update failed

I have created Apex Class, followed by test class and a vf page related to Apex Class. Now every time I am deploying I am getting the error message. Please suggest and let me know how to make the ...
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Force.com IDE (Summer'14 release) - character set issue

I have the following issue since using the latest version of Force.com IDE (31.0.0.201406301722) in our Summer'14 sandbox: In the force.com IDE my code shows as follows: String test = ...
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Unable to modify certain fields in *-meta.xml files

I would like to be able to modify all fields in a specific *-meta.xml file in either the Force.com IDE or the Force.com Migration Toolkit. However, I am unable to set some fields. For example, I ...
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How to get id of record create on visual workflow?

I am trying to get back the id of a record created via a visual flow, I have try to use the same code as the following question on stack overflow ...
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Unable to connect to Force.com after installing IDE

I have been trying to install the latest Eclipse IDE for Force.com, but kept running into the "Invalid Api version specified on URL error". It's similar to this thread Force.com IDE unwilling to ...
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without sharing and delete?

I am creating a button that gives some users the ability to delete opportunities. The big caveat is that they need to be able to delete the opps where the owner is in the same role. I changed my ...
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Help with calculating dates are that in range between another set

Hi what I am trying to do is write a validation rule in a trigger for a custom object where users can pass in a from and to date. Now I am trying to make sure that they can't put another record that ...
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Cannot create new project on eclipse [duplicate]

I installed eclipse and java on window 8 then installed plug in following this link https://developer.salesforce.com/page/Force.com_IDE_Installation Now I found issue , I cannot create new project ...
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Force.com IDE unwilling to create New Project

Eclipse - Kepler (3.4), Force.com IDE latest version (a/o 7/1/14) One project worked fine, another project was displaying errors & was unable to be upgraded. I deleted the project and went to ...
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Can we use apex and visualforce pages with Site.com?

Recently, I worked on a custom development where I used Force.com sites to enable access to some visualforce pages to end users without any authentication. For designing the VF pages, I used Bootstrap ...
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visual workflow: country list dropdown

I am building a Visual workflow where one of the fields is a drop down for the user to select a country. Is there a way to bring the list of all the countries in the world via Dynamic Choice? or do I ...
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Approval Process Reassign Functionality Not Changing Record Owner

The 'Reassign' functionality for the Approval Requests does not change the 'Owner' of the record. It only the changes the 'Actor' field for the 'ProcessInstanceWorkitem' Is there any way I can change ...