This type of relationship links two objects together. Lookup relationships are similar to master-detail relationships, except they do not support sharing or roll-up summary fields.

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Populate User lookup field by trigger

I have a need to populate a lookup field on a custom object with a partner user. The only problem is that I need this to be populated with the partner user who is set up as a contact under the account ...
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How do I use jQuery to get the id of a lookup field when the field is changed?

I am using jQuery to try to get the id of a lookup field (Account_Contact__c) when the user selects a different value. Here is my code: var j$ = jQuery.noConflict(); function ...
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How to extract Name from id,which a Lookup field catches?

I have Lookup field value of object A and used trigger to display the same field value in object B.If I use a field of type text,then I can see ID.if I use a field of type Lookup,then I can see the ...
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can we create a filter using Lookup Data Type

I was wondering if we can create a filter using Lookup Data Type for e.g. - filter on Contact.Account_Name Edit : When I create a new Contact, there is a field "Account_Name" which is of Lookup ...
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New Process Builder disables Chatter Feed

We implemented a workflow rule with the new process builder and that disabled our chatter feed. If we deactivate the process, the feed turns back on, and if we turn the process back on, the feed ...
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What parameters are passed to open a LookupPage?

Trying to untangle a legacy app, and I see this code: url = '/_ui/common/data/LookupPage' + '?lkfm=Conf_Search' + '&lknm=Conf_LineSearch' + ...
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What values for the 'lktp' parameter are supported by the standard Salesforce lookup dialog?

I have some JavaScript code that shows a standard Salesforce lookup dialog for various types of objects, using something like: ...
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How to create relationship between Custom object and Contact Object using SOAP API C#

I have created a custom object in Salesforce named Call_c. There is already a standard object in Salesforce named Contact There is a field named call_number_c__c in my Call_c and MobilePhone field ...
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Visual force LookUp

I would like to create a lookup field in a visual force page. Problem is that i don´t have a look-up field "Customer" on my custom object to add into VF page: i don t need to store the value of ...
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How can we add lookup dialog to unrelated field on custom object to a custom field on standard object

I have built a custom object that has a proposal number field that should be linked to custom proposal number field in Opportunity. Before I had this filed in custom object defined as lookup to ...
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Why doesn't File Location Lookup show attachments of Opportunity?

My opportunity has some attachments. I would like to send them via email. If I hit on "Attach File" button of "Send an Email" page, then File Location lookup filter window, dialog appears, however I ...
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Best way to handle relationships to objects I cannot create look ups for?

I have an object and it needs to have a 1 - many reference to the Data Category used in knowledge base. We have a requirement to be able to configure which data categories show up on a given page. ...
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Can I get the mini layout hover to appear on any link, like it does for outputField for a lookup field?

I am trying to get the <apex:outputField> works as it works for a lookup field, which is a link pointing to the object and when you hover on it, it pops up with a dialog of the object info. ...
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Rollup via Lookup Issue

I put together a trigger that will perform a rollup summary (SUM) on a record that is associated via lookup. The trigger works perfectly if I want to include all the lookup records in the calculation. ...
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Lead Conversion: Lookup fields

I'm trying to convert leads, but I am having trouble when it creates opportunities. My opportunities have lookup fields that I would really like to auto populate (and be required). I can't use a ...
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Can you pull Data from a row based on date

I am trying to lookup a row of data based on a date and I am getting an error when I try to pull content based on the date column event if I put in the actual data instead of using the "Now()" date ...
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Trigger to send email based on Multi-Select Picklist

I have an object called Project__c. It has a multi select picklist field called "Markets__c". So a Project can have multiple markets. On the other side, Contact object has a field called "Market__c". ...
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Edit Master-Detail lookup field

i created a master-detail relationship and definitely added a lookup value and saved the new record on the detail side. Now i wish to change the lookup field value to refer to some other value in the ...
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Salesforce1 Lookup Component

I am disappointed by the almost total lack of usable lookup components out there for Salesforce1, given that the app does not support inputField for lookups or dates. Dates are pretty easy with JQuery ...
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Is it possible to populate a field of type Auto Number External ID?

I'm trying to populate a Lookup using External ID which is Auto Number field. It is giving the error: Compile Error: Field is not writeable: Opportunity.Opportunity_Number__c Opportunity_Number__c ...
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How to display the complete row from the data extension?

I want to display the complete row from the data extension on the web page. %%[ VAR @Rows,@email SET @email = QUERYPARAMETER("email") SET @data = QUERYPARAMETER("Trigger") SET @Rows = ...
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AMPscript LookupRows Function Not Working

I am using a Landing page to display the desired row from the Triggered sends using the LOOKUPROWS function. As below %%[ VAR @Rows SET @Rows = LOOKUPROWS("abandon_cart","firstName","XYZ") ]%% ...
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Remove lookup value once selected in a record

If I select a value on a lookup field on a particular record, is there a way that this selected lookup value gets hidden and does not display in another record? Lets say I have an object Object1__c ...
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InputField with lookup relationship not working within a table

My issue is after putting a lookup input field into a table, although it displays properly and by clicking the lookup button it can successfully open the lookup dialog, it can't select - When I click ...
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Self look up and Reporting Requirements

For one of my object (for e.g. Bug), we want a self lookup to the same object to store child records (for e.g. Child Bugs). After that I created a custom report type on Bug with child object Bug. I ...
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Display Parent, child and grandchild's records

Once a parent(Contact) is selected I have to display a list of related records from child, grandchild and grandchild's child in one single page block. All the objects are in a lookup relationship with ...
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Data Load into Accounts (Std Obj) with a Lookup to Custom Object

The issue is that I am not able to map the LookUp Field with a value from the CSV as the Lookup Field is not displayed for Mapping. Tried Import Wizard, Data Loader, Workbench, Jitterbit ... None of ...
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Lookup Field Icon Doesn't Show Up On Sites

I am developing a site under my organization and a Case Management panel in it. I prepared a page called NewCase and basicaly built a template that includes Case fields in it. But lookup fields ...
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Lead trigger test fails - newbie alert!

Trying to write a trigger to set a lookup field (Account) on the Lead object, which is based on Account ID as a string that is passed through from an external form)... I have a working trigger (100% ...
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Need Help with Validation Rule(s) on Stage Changes

Need help with validation rules: Just found out our salespeople are not required to move their opportunities stage by stage. In other words, they can go from ‘Set Meeting’ to ‘Negotiation’ and bypass ...
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Contact's child records transfers

I have few custom child objects (lookup relationship) of Contact. My requirement is if I change the Contact owner from User A to User B, I want the child records of that Contact to be transferred to ...
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Change lookup dialogue's record display format

How to change the lookup dialogue's record display format. Whenever I click on a lookup field to display the list of records, it only displays me "Recently Viewed" records, however I need to view all ...
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Average of number of rows in a custom object with reference to Another custom object field

I created two custom objects (Orders & Order Items) Orders - List of Orders with Total Price and Other details Order Items - List of Items in an Order with reference to the Order Id in Orders ...
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I must be misunderstanding lookups

I feel I must be completely misunderstanding lookups, but regardless of where I search I can't find an answer to my problem. I have 2 existing objects. A standard object (Idea) and a custom object ...
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Contact's child records transfer

I have few custom child objects (lookup relationship) of Contact. My requirement is if I change the Contact owner from User A to User B, I want the child records of that Contact to be transferred to ...
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Account Reference returning null value causing and causing 'Owner Cannot Be Blank'

I'm trying to write some APEX to get the Owner of an Account (Account__c) referenced by a Lead and set that Owner as the Lead Owner. I'm running into an error where the variable contains a null ...
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Creating a lookup on Parent object's field

Can we create a lookup on one of the Parent object's field i.e create lookup on Child Object (Field B) to Parent object's field (Field A) such that at the time of record creation, Field B gives the ...
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REST API: How to insert values for picklist and lookup field types?

Introduction Hello, I'm working on synchronising data from a MySQL database into Salesforce using the REST API. I've got as far as inserting basic text values, but for complex field types such as ...
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How can I create an owner lookup field similar to change owner on any record

We have a request for a field to show a referral from internal sales users. I thought rather than a picklist that we would have to constantly manage, maybe there was a way to use the built in user ...
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GetChildRelationships not finding contact lookups for custom object

I have a custom object with many custom fields. Some of these fields are lookups to contacts. I have a visualforce page on which I need to list all contact fields for this custom object. I am using ...
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Access Id of Contact from lookup field

I'm working on an Opportunity trigger and trying to pull the ID of a Contact that's connected via a lookup field on the Opportunity object called "Inbound_Contact__c". However, when this gets ...
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Lookup Populate with Javascript

Greetings and thanks in Advance! Have a visualforce page that allows a user to create a related lookup object. <apex:inputField id="newCompetitorAccount" ...
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Related List not visible for selection from Page Layout

I have a custom object called Partner__c It has two lookup relationships to Contact standard object as shown below. But in Page Layout I am unable to see the Contact object available in the ...
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Add custom lookup field in VisualForce page

I want to create a VF page that displays a Custom Object's Lookup field. I create the object in my apex controller class using the new keyword and would like to add a lookup field to write another ...
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Lookup editable only in edit mode [duplicate]

I created a custom lookup field, but when I add the visualforce page (the lookup) to my object page, he stays editable in the details page. I want he stays read only at details page and editable on ...
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Using a Lookup Relationship in a Formula Field

I want to update a field on the the account object based on a field being updated on the contact object, in this case a date / time field. So far, I have setup a lookup relaionship field on the ...
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Custom Lookup Design

We have a Custom Object called "CaseEvents" which is a child to the parent standard object "Case". Case-CaseEvents is 1:M relationship. I would like to perform the following configuration a) ...
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Accessing lookup fields within trigger context

I have a custom object Customer with a few fields. One of the fields is a Lookup field that refers to a standard object Account. I'm writing a trigger that should fire before each insert/update. The ...
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Lookup Window From SelectList Option

Here's the deal: I have a search field that searchs the object selected from the list, presenting the results below in a table. But in my next step, i want to add the lookup icon next to the text ...
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VisualFlow - Field Lookup

I'm creating a flow and was wondering if there exists the capability to lookup records on the input screen. On the standard record creation page, some fields have a lookup icon, shown in the ...