A future method runs in the background, asynchronously. You can call a future method for executing long-running operations, such as callouts to external Web services or any operation you’d like to run in its own thread, on its own time.

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@future method fired from trigger - order of execution [duplicate]

Quick introduction: I Approve one of many approval levels on my custom object the before update trigger is fired I'm searching for the approver comments but nothing's there yet (operations are not ...
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Can future execution start before the synchronous execution is completed

Is there a way for @future annotated method to start execution before the synchronous request which invokes it has completed. In other words, do I have some guarantees that the timing will look like ...
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How can I create over 10,000 records with information from Visualforce?

I have an inventory input page that I am working on and I am running into an issue where I need to create more than 10k records. The problem here is that all the information needed is not stored in an ...
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Test Method for callout in Future method

I have a trigger on Account. On Account insert, I am sending a callout through future method. I am trying to write a test class for this but I am getting either of these two errors - 1) You have ...
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Webservice Callout Exception: IO Exception: Read timed out

I have Salesforce trigger that triggers either a future method or batch job that does call outs to a SOAP webservice. I am randomly getting "(IO Exception: Read timed out)" exception. When the ...
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CANNOT_INSERT_UPDATE_ACTIVATE_ENTITY error in production

I got following error in production. Apex script unhandled exception by user/organization: 00580000005FYRy/00D80000000PQ16 Failed to invoke future method 'public static void updateSubs(List)' on ...
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How to pass SObject in future method?

I am a beginner in programming world. I know the reason for error that we cannot use sobject as parameters in future method. Checking on forums i came to know that we can use set and then query record ...
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Future call inside schedule batch

I am working on case where a scheduled batch calling a future method/class. As salesforce restricts the future call from batch , i am looking for any other alternative or workaround for this . I ...
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how to test a future method which makes callouts?

I am practising the Integration workbook provided by salesforce. In tutorial#2 there's a class which makes future callouts to a Heroku app.This class is called by an after update trigger. Callout ...
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Why Inserting User must happen in a future method?

I found this statement "Inserting a user with a non-null role must be done in a separate thread from DML operations on other sObjects" "here" and below is the code: public class MixedDMLFuture { ...
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Calling a Callout via @future still gives uncommitted work pending error

Class A is simple page controller. It creates an instance of Class B. The user can click a button on a VF page to invoke a pagereference method in Class A that will invoke various methods in class B, ...
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Prevent trigger from running in single test

Ok so I have a fairly complex scenario I need to test... I have a Trigger on a MyObject__c that creates PermissionSetAssigments when MyObject__c is inserted. Because PS Assignments are system ...
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Trigger not executing @future method for bulk transactions

I'm wondering can anyone help? I have an after insert, after update trigger on Contact that calls an @future method in a helper class to create portal users for contacts. In an attempt to prevent ...
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Can Queueable solve “Future method cannot be called from a future or batch method”?

I have code that must be called as @future as it requires all the resources one can get. The only problem is that in 1% of the cases this code is called from a Batch and therefore fails with ...
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Calling future method from batch class?

I got a situation where i need to invoke future method from batch class. And i know that it is not possible to do. But there might be some workarounds to achieve it, right? And i dont want to invoke ...
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Call @future from @RemoteAction?

Can you call a @future method from a @RemoteAction method? I've got an installed package that runs a VFRemoting and they allow me to write a plugin for part of the process. The issue is, I'd like to ...
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Trigger to make @future callout to the Data.com match API

My company uses data.com premium. We want to create a trigger that will update a lead based on company information since the out-of-the-box functionality only matches based on the lead. (contact). I ...
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Invalid Signature in Future method

When a user get inserted, I have @future method call which updates Contact and call another future method. Trigger Code ...
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Create a Class that I can access from my trigger to login as another user

I need to be able to impersonate another user from my Trigger, and thinking that I could create a class that logins as another user using the REST API and then post messages from that class. How ...
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Mock Unit Test for a REST API callout

After attending DF14 I have a fairly solid understanding of the HttpCalloutMock() when unit testing for REST callouts, but I'm having trouble implementing unit testing for the first time. The ...
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REST API calls to 3rd Party (Pardot), multiple @future callouts

Setup: Pardot (3rd Party services I'm using) requires you to request an API_Key by submitting your email, password, and user_key so that you can then use the api_key with the user_key to do any API ...
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Using @future tag on Apex Webservice but code not executing asynchronously

With the winter '15 release over the weekend some mission critical code for us is now getting the infamous "Apex CPU time limit exceeded". It worked fine for the past 8 months until this release. (as ...
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How to test @future methods with setup objects and avoid MIXED_DML_OPERATION

I’m in a situation where I have to use a future method to avoid MIXED_DML_OPERATION error. I have a trigger that runs after INSERT on USER and creates a custom object X. They are in 1:1 relation. ...
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Code in a @future method not working

I am trying to write a trigger that will transfer attachments from a Task object to the related Opportunity object from emails & attachments using Salesforce for Outlook. I have the basic trigger ...
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Async Callout Test Failing in Production

Situation I have implemented an API to communicate with the external system. After 18th of August test that i have on production have started failing showing the infamous: ...
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System.LimitException: Too many future calls: 11 [duplicate]

when i am changing the case owner for more than 10 records in the case list it is throwing the error : Apex trigger LFIQTriggerForCaseChanges caused an unexpected exception, contact your ...
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What approach to take if one standard object need to use different @future call from API?

I am still new in Salesforce and have Java background.There some governor limit that I totally not sure what to do. The issue started when I need to update the Account object with the value that I ...
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Future method cannot be called from a future or batch method, Case Trigger with Salesforce for Social

I get the following inside a Case Trigger when I try to call a future method: System.AsyncException: Future method cannot be called from a future or batch method So far this exception ONLY occurs ...
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Concurrent HTTP callouts vs single callout

Background I have 3 identical HTTP servers, holding the same data: api1, api2 and api3. I want to query this data as reliable and quick as possible. In Java, I would have done this by spawning 3 ...
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Sandbox batch execution takes too long to be completed(simple task)

Is it true that running a batch class in Sandbox with incredibly simple task takes too long than Production? I've tried @future with the same task and it process my Streaming API immediately. ...
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Making apex callout after sendEmail() in Batch apex

This is related to question, Processing callouts from Batch, but is specific to Emails operations. We are sending contents of email in apex callouts. The content contain merge fields, which is not ...
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Chaining @future methods

Is there any way/workaround at all to call a future method immediately from another future event? If not what's the fastest way to call my future method indirectly? I basically have a 3rd party ...
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Hitting future call limit with Geocoding trigger

This trigger seems to work pretty well for Geocoding accounts... trigger AccountGeocode on Account (after insert, after update) { system.debug('AccountGeocode trigger fired'); ...
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Callout from a future event

I have a managed app that does a callout (REST API POST) on Account save. The managed app is developed by a 3rd party that we have no control of. The callout creates a future event which gets an id ...
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How to deserialize JSON inside @future?

This issue lead after I solved one issue regarding JSON Deserialization.Now I need to extract JSON using @future method.I retrieve the JSON and try to deserialize it, but it said it does not recognize ...
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Issue creating user and setting password

I am experiencing an issue creating users and setting their password. I have a need to setup a great deal of users but only activate them as they attempt to login. The creation process and activation ...
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@future and triggers

I want to do a bulk update of records in parallel, but Batch Apex doesn't permit this. I was wondering if the following solution would work: I have an SObject defined that holds a value for the ...
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System.AsyncException: No enclosing class for method: methodName

I have this error that says "System.AsyncException: No enclosing class for method: methodName". The code structure : trigger trgSendRecords on DataSetup__c (after insert) { /* SOME BUSINESS ...
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Is there any way of confirming that an @future method has been called/queued in a test class?

I have a Controller (FooController) which calls an @future method (bar()) belonging to another class (FooServices). Ideally in my test class for this Controller (FooControllerTest) I only want to ...
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You have uncommitted work pending. Please commit or rollback before calling out

i have written a future method here is source code @future(callout=true) public static void futureDownloadAttachment(Set<ID> documentsID){ List<SpringCM_Attachment__c> logs = ...
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Saleforce Too many future calls: 11

I have a business logic as follows. 1. A web service class parses XML file containing case data and loads the case to SF. 2. Trigger that on update of case email field make a call to future method ...
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Asynchronous Calls: Order Of Execution In A Test Method

Imagine the following scenario: Trigger myTrigger on User calls a future method which flags Account records. Then a Batch Job must run to process the records. While testing, I am first inserting ...
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“Chaining” @future calls

How is the chaining of future call achieved in example from Dan Appleman book http://advancedapex.com/samplecode/ ? I am trying to insert 200/220 records and see that only one future is forced. ...
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Future vs batch

I need to make asynch call from trigger. Records are comming (1 or 1000 at once) each minute and I need to process them from trigger asynchronously. As I see limits for future and batch jobs are the ...
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Sending HTTP callout after a Lead record is updated

I have a requirement where I have to send Lead data from Salesforce to TIBCO server once Send_to_CRM__c check box goes from false to true on Lead update. Once updated 2 web-services are suppose to go ...
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How can an object with an ID disapear?

I have an error logging object that stores errors. In most cases, when I call my method to create a new Error Log record, it properly creates and inserts the record. When I call the error logging ...
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Error: System.LimitException: Too many future calls: 11

I am very new to Apex and I am having an issue with a trigger. A little background: I have 16 Lookup fields on the Account object that represent our Account Team Roles. I have a trigger that when ...
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Future of salesforce developer [closed]

I'm planning to switch my career to sales force but a question in my mind that made me ask this question..How will be the growth of sales developers in future?? Also job market?
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Is there a way to load an internal Salesforce page from a scheduled batch?

My end goal is to be able to send license usage as well as data/file storage usage from clients to our org. As these values don't appear to be available directly via any API calls, I had to resort to ...
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Can a schedule be executed from future method?

One cannot execute a batch from a future annotated method. It is also impossible to have a trigger reacting to changes in future calling a batch. I cannot find if it is possible to execute a schedule ...