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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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Display a count of records within 15 miles of a subscriber ZIP code

I have an ExactTarget question. I have a data extension of _subscribers. One of the fields is their zip_code I have another data extension of _widgets which includes the widgets' zip_code1 I also ...
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can geolocation fields be used to calculate and display distance?

I have a geolocation field setup on an object and want to be able to display the distance from another location in miles on a Visualforce page. I see with the new geolocation fields you can use ...
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Is it possible to use the DISTANCE SOQL function without a GEOLOCATION field, or some other approach?

I want to make a SOQL call to "near me" filter the ACCOUNT records server-side. (Too many to bring down and filter on the client). It would seem that using DISTANCE function in the call would suit, ...
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What formulae does the Geolocation Distance use?

Forgive me if this is a bit extremely academic in nature, but I was wondering how Salesforce goes about determining the distance between two pairs of latitude and longitude? When I've looked at this ...
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Create Geolocation field type using java code

I am using com.sforce.soap.metadata.FieldType and com.sforce.soap.metadata.CustomField classes to create custom fields using java code. Now I want to create a field which is type of geolocation in ...
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Multiple Geolocation targets within a single SOQL query

Afternoon, I need to search for all objects within X miles of a set of known geo-located lat-longs. I've been looking at the geolocation features of SF but I don't see any mention of using multiple ...
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Google maps for SalesForce

I am trying to use Google Maps for my Organizations SalesForce account. We have around 100 users and they might access map frequently. Should I get any licence to use Google Map API ? I found this ...
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What fields does Latitude__c and Longitude__c must use?

Latitude_c and Longitude_c are 2 fields when i want to use google maps in my salesforce account. What data type do i need to use for two of them. Can any one help me to integrate with salesforce to ...
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Geolocation field, inconsistent unit test results IDE vs. UI

I'm using the new Geolocation field data type and SOQL DISTANCE function in a Visualforce page. I'm using the SOQL with DISTANCE to retrieve records into a standardSetController. It works great - ...
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No such column Location__c using Geolocation field beta

I'm attempting to build a google map page that displays all sites within 5km of a certain point. I've added a Geolocation field called Location__c, and attempting to build a list of the sites in the ...
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Geolocation searching

I'm researching location search (ultimately on a Force.com site). For example's sake, the problem is to dynamically show a user what stores are w/in a certain distance (say miles) of a postal code ...