Salesforce provides a multitude of different license types. You may have more than one type of user license in your organization. A user license entitles a user to different functionality within Salesforce and determines which profiles and permission sets are available to the user.

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Sales Cloud EE license

We have a few users with Sales Cloud EE users. We are looking to potentially switch a few of the users to chatter users. Can we swap that user type and go from Sales Cloud EE --> Chatter plus or ...
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unable to utilize my licenses

Unable to access my partner community licenses. I have 19 Available but the option when creating a new user, as far a licensing goes, only allows me to choose create chatter free/chatter (in general) ...
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Should i go ahead with Salesforce [closed]

My current project is in ideation phase and i'm looking for a robust database for managing subscriptions. The project involves developing a video sharing website based on user subscriptions for ...
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Salesforce not-for-profit license upgrade

We have a client that currently has a license for Salesforce professional edition. They are a not-for-profit, so they qualify for 10 free enterprise edition licenses under the NFP discount program, so ...
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How is a Salesforce Sandbox licensed?

What is pricing model when you want an extra Sandbox from Salesforce? Is it like how you purchase Salesforce production instance, i.e., $/month/user? Or is it a flat rate, i.e, X dollars for 1 ...
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Validation Rule to restrict not to create any new user records with “Salesforce” Licence

For one requirement, I was trying to write a validation rule on USER object. Requirement: I need to restrict users not to create any new users with Salesforce licence. I have tried this ...
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Customizing before purchasing all the licenses

We are migrating to Salesforce, and we will need close to 70 licenses for all our users. I would like to first migrate the data, and customize all the fields / dashboards etc. before starting to pay ...
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Does Apex really runs in a GOD mode (System Mode)

Please help me understand if apex code really runs in a system mode or is there a technical glitch, in our scenario, we are using multiple license types based on end user need, we have almost 3k 'Full ...
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Usage Threats of using Developer or Partner SF Organisation into ( Production Site developed in java or php)

I have a client website, where i am thinking to integrate sf business functionality into my live production site using dev or partner portal license which is free to use :). I would like to know if ...
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Appexchange partner model for google chrome extension

I want to list my google chrome extension on salesforce. The extension is for exporting salesforce list data to CSV file.Which partner model should I use for this? My target users are already using ...
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Revenue sharing for ISVforce

I have listed my app in appexchange. I received an LMO and I am able to modify the licences for all installs like adding seats, setting expiration etc. I can't use appexchange checkout as stripe is ...
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Visualforce component licence in managed package

I have a visualforce component added in my managed package. Using a custom page I am allowing users to create vf pages automatically that use my component from the managed package. The created page is ...
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Force.com App Subscription User and Sharing Settings

I'm setting up a customer community in which the company is using the Force.com platform and the majority of the internal users have the "Force.com - App Subscription" user license. I'm wanting to ...
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Salesforce license constraints

I need to create more user under salesforce license. But as I am using an developer account, so I am restricted to only two. Is there any alternative to that?
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How to query all users with Apttus CPQ license?

I have been tasked with creating reports of users with the licenses they have. I have been successful in finding Force.com users, Marketing users, Knowledge Users, Content Users, Service Cloud users, ...
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Does a company require a CRM user license to use Force.com Licences

I have a client who doesnt own a salesforce license as they already have a CRM but would be interested in developing their company apps on force.com platform. Do we need to have a regular CRM license ...
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Can sharing sets be used for customer community plus licenses? What permissions are needed to create sharing sets?

I am trying to add sharing sets to a community with customer community plus license users. When I try to add a new sharing set, I get the following error "You do not have the level of access ...
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Basic Salesforce query

I need to implement Salesforce.com in a company which sells computer hardware. how many licenses to I need if the users are 5 in number. What edition of salesforce.com would be apt if I want to have ...
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Migrating New Platform License Types from Prod to Sandbox

Can we migrate newly provisioned platform licenses from production to dev environments without needing to do a refresh?
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Exact differences between Partner Community License and Enterprise Edition

We are SI and ISV partners and I'm looking for an detailed feature comparison between regular Enterprise Edition Licenses and Partner Community Licenses. Best thing I found is this: ...
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To the nearest order of magnitude, what is the average number of licenses per Salesforce org?

I recognize that this is impossible to give a accurate answer to - I am looking for the right order of magnitude - 10? 100? 1000? Let's assume for the sake of argument that we are talking about the ...
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What are the advantages of Light Application objects

I was hoping that the introduction of "Light Application object" would do something about the data storage of junction objects, but it doesn't seem to do anything about it. The documentation seems ...
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Chatter Plus License, Custom Objects with Formula referring to Standard Object

If I have a custom object that has formulas pulling information from related standard, not custom, objects. Will our chatter plus users be able to see the information, or would they have to be full SF ...
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Can i create/view opportunity without having Salesforce licence?

Is there any way to create/view opportunity or other standard objects which are not allowed in my salesforce licence ? like can i use inbound email serices to create opportunity record or running code ...
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End User License Costs

I need to use Salesforce Visual Workflow to create flows and expose these using custom/salesforce frontend pages to end customer. My development team size is 10 developers who will use Enterprise ...
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User license and data storage

Hi In our enterprise edition organsitaion we have a 1GB storage limit. Below is the screenshot for user license We need an extra 600MB data storage.Only way ,when i calculate ,this can be achieved is ...
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How to find whether Google Maps API is licensed or not? [closed]

I am using Google maps API in my salesforce application. I am using this javascript file https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?v=3.exp&libraries=places to integrate my application with google ...
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Site bandwidth limit and request time set at sandbox values in a production org - increase via support request?

Just noticed that a customer's (enterprise) production org has in the "24-Hour Usage History" panel of a Force.com Site: Bandwidth Limit: 1 GB Service Request Time: 30 minutes These correspond to ...
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Not able to link partner portal account and AppExchange provider profile

I have developed application which I want to publish on AppExchange. Now, I registered on appExchange with developer account, and created partner portal account and Change Partnership on Publisher ...
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Chatter Plus to Chatter Free

Quick question i've got a group of users who only chatter in one group and i want to move them from Chatter plus to chatter free because of that reason. How can i downgrade users without recreating ...
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How to generate enterprise WSDL files from salesforce?

I need to generate enterprise WSDL file in salesForce, but I don't see this option in Setup -> Develop -> API. I just see a page telling me for more information visit ...
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What is the Best Practice for the right Training Environment?

As we all know, good user trainings are crucial to ensure a high adoption rate and a successful CRM strategy. I'm hired quite regularly by customers to provide enduser trainings. Always there is the ...
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Enable salesforce knowledge in community - license requirements

I am going through community implementation guide , http://help.salesforce.com/help/pdfs/en/salesforce_communities_implementation.pdf which has section on enabling salesforce knowledge in community. ...
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Managed Base and Extension Packages and the AppExchange: How to deal with Licenses and Security Reviews

A recent question had basically two different answers regarding the usage of features, which might not be available at the target org: Adress the feature in question in a soft way. E.g. use the ...
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What happens with my app when it contains a lookup to Campaign and we use the app in Group Edition

Image I create an app that contains a lookup field to Campaign. The field is not mandatory, and is only used when a user wants to use it. Can a user install the app with a Group Edition license? If ...
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Patterns or options for public application, such as a discussion forum, without heavy license costs?

Does anyone know of any development patterns or platform features/options to allow a developer to create a Force.com application, such as a discussion forum, and not have to pay for each and every ...
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Switching licenses between Customer Community and Customer Community Plus

During our first tests with Salesforce Communities we figured out, that users can't be switched from Partner Community License (PCL) to a Customer Community License (CCL). This is also documented ...
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How to develop without a production org?

We'd like to begin work on a Salesforce custom app, but do not yet have access to a production org and user licenses. We believe we'll have the licenses within 30 days, but are unsure. In the ...
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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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When are licences consumed when using Site.createPortalUser?

The Site.createPortalUser call (see the Site class) creates the User object when it is called with the correct parameters. Am I correct in assuming that the underlying license is only consumed when ...
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What does OEM stands for?

I was trying to find out difference about ISV and OEM licencing. Found many useful resources but did not get what OEM stands for? Here are links which i have already gone through: Salesforce OEM ...
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Find Org expiration date

How to find the expiration date of an org in salesforce.com I tried this query: Select TrialExpirationDate from Organisation but it is returning null as the org is purchased one. So, how can we ...
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Licenses for a custom app (Force.com / Salesforce1) [closed]

Im a seasoned SF Admin. I have been part of implementation projects using Professional Edition and have done administration/configuration for large companies using Enterprise. Right now, I am ...
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Authenticated Website licenses obsolete?

I have a customer who has a large volume of Authenticated Website licenses, which are used to do custom Sites logins to a fully custom website. They have been told by their sales rep that Salesforce ...
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If I set up a user in sandbox will it use one of my production licenses?

I have a full copy sandbox. I now have a user that wants to explore the org and try some things out however, I don't want them to do this is the production org. Therefore I need to set them up in the ...
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What does unlimited login mean in salesforce?

Below is one statement - The Overage High Volume Customer Portal license is the same as the High Volume Customer Portal license, except that users do not have unlimited logins. Here what ...
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Custom setting count vs the license sfdc limits

I have a question for which I'm not finding an answer on Web. I have a " Force.com Enterprise App" licence where I have the limit of 10 custom objects, I don't understand if in such limit are count ...
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Is it possible to arrange a trial of chatter plus?

I've read about Salesforce Chatter Plus and it seems to fit requirements for our select range of users, however I would like to try it out before I sign up to licenses, is it possible to get a trial? ...
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Regarding Licenses

May I know how many types of Licenses available in sales force? I need the licenses associated with the products. Can anyone help me out with this ?
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What limits are there on Patch Orgs?

I'm looking to learn about what limits apply to Patch Orgs. For example: How many patch orgs can I spawn off one release? Can I upload unlimited versions from a patch org as long as they don't add ...