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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Inserting line items using an extension [on hold]

I seem to have a very complex situation.I have two page block section items.The first one inputs Sales Order,which is a custom object.The second section has a table which inputs Line items for the ...
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Make Lookup fields read only on a VF page

I have a VF page for creating a new record for a custom Object. It looks like this There is a lookup to Service_Contract__c. I needed to autopopulate it (which was the whole reason behind creating ...
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Custom Mapping Parameter File

This is kind of an odd scenario and I was wondering if anyone had seen anything like this before. We have a custom object called Financial_Account__c which stores information about our customers' ...
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How does the default contact name field on case work?

There is a default field on the Case object that uses a lookup on Contact to display the contacts name. I need to make a custom field on Case that displays a custom text field from the Contact ...
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Error on Lookup

i have a new problem, I receive the error message List has more than 1 row for assignment to SObject Trigger.MoveAtt: line 9, column 1 for the following trigger. trigger MoveAtt on Attachment ...
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Simple lookup query failing, I'm not sure why

I have 2 Custom Objects, Parent and Child. Child has a lookup relationship with Parent. If I query Parent__c on the Child object, I get back the Parent object's Id, which is correct, But if I ...
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Lookup filter on a junction object [closed]

I need to make a lookup on Object A that looks up on the Contact object. Filter Criteria: Object A has an event attached to it. The event has a list of contacts. How can I create a lookup filter ...
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2 Lookups of the same object

Facing an issue with 2 look-up fields of same object. When i used both the fields on the same page only one is getting selected. Steps to reproduce - 1. created 2 look-up fields of same object 2. ...
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Update newly created record's lookup field, using Id from just created lookup relationship

I need to create a new Case, populate the Case's lookup Project__c field with the Id of the Project which the Case has been created from, then populate the Program__c lookup field with the Id of the ...
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Salesforce1 Autopopulate Lookup Field [duplicate]

I have a custom button on my related list. I am doing url hacking on the web page to populate a lookup field. This seems not to be working on Salesforce1 . Is there any way to autopopulate a lookup ...
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Setting lookup field to blank using Process Builder

Pretty similar to Set Picklist field to blank with Process Builder, is it possible to do this for lookup fields? The only workarounds I'm seeing is doing this in a separate flow, which kind of offsets ...
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Lookup for some object

I have a picklist that contains list of viable objects like account and user, for example, and I want, based on value of this picklist, make "lookup" for records of this object. I thought of somehow ...
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Auto-populate lookup fields

I have a standard Object (ServiceContract) which has a Master-Detail relation with ContractLineItem (also a standard object). ContractLineItem further has a master-Detail relation with a custom object ...
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loading XML files in to a Data extension and using it as a look up table

Does anyone know if ExactTarget can load a XML file in to a Data Extension and how do i do it? Do i need to convert the XML in to a CSV file? I want to use the XML as a lookup for an email. Any ...
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Look Up relation Vs Master detail relation

I have small doubt in choosing between look up field and master detail field. I have a custom object say cObj1 which should always be related to some other object say cObj2. So I can opt for ...
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How do I set a Lookup field for an Asset name via a Visualforce page

I am creating a new Case via a VF page in a VF+Tabs Community (not using SFDC stylesheets) and want the user to be able to set the Asset Name to the Asset related to their new Case. The Asset Name is ...
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Picklist return lookup as dependent

I have a request in the case object with fields: Requestor: Lookup user Are you the user affected? Picklist (yes/no) Then if the answer is YES = a field called User affected is filled with the ...
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Why does a lookup to custom object on sites give invalid ID?

I am developing an internal site for all company employees (basically an intranet). I am using a visualforce page but it must be externally available because not all company employees have a ...
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Populate Lookup field to user on one of the object based on multipicklist value criteria of related records

I have 2 object A and B,both have lookup relationship where A is parent. A has one field X which is lookup to user B stores the Sales member records and other details It has fields like ...
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Unable to populate in the lookup section

I have created two objects owner and contractor. I have created ownercontractorassociation as junction object for the above objects. Now when I am clicking on the lookup option, and clicking on the ...
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Populating Lookup field from picklist on same object

trigger Wholesale_State on Account (after insert, after update) { for (Account a : Trigger.new) { if (a.Wholesale_State__c == null) { a.Wholesale_State__c = ...
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Access related object via lookup field in email template

I have one object called Service Request, them I have a lookup field of Account with retrieves me the name. In my email template I must show up: Account: _______ & Account Code:______ My ...
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Lookup filter to display Contacts related to selected Account

I want to apply a lookup filter on Quote object on the lookup field "Contact". The filter should be such the Contact lookup dialogue box should only display the Contacts related to the Account ...
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apex:outputField of a lookup relationship field - is there a way to open in new tab

We are using apex:outputField for some lookup relationship fields and enjoys the benefits of Salesforce supported pop up. But the link will open in the current tab. Is there an easy way to set it ...
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How to retrieve records from two objects which has lookup relationship?

I have Custom object DriverEfficiency__c which has (contact(lookup),Car_Meter_Reading__c,Efficiency_Rating__c,Fuel_Liter__c) fields. The Problem is I need to create a Vf Page to retrieve records from ...
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How to dynamically bind an object to a lookup field? Or how to implement something similar via custom logic?

I am aware that when creating a look-up field, we must specify what it is going to look-up to. So I probably need a custom page to handle this, which is OK. But here is what I am trying to do: ...
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Inserting a record with Lookup value

I'm trying to insert a custom object record which contains various custom fields and also a lookup field. Is it possible to insert the record without specifying the lookup field value? I've tried ...
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Enable partner user to be 'manager' of another partner user

I am currently using Communities and I am trying to add a partner manager as the 'manager' of another partner user's, user record in Salesforce, using the lookup manager field. I cannot see any ...
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Parent account field determine child account field values

I have a custom text area on Accounts called Geographic_Locations__c. In this text area, I list various US cities, each on their own line. What I am looking to do is to have each line of text ...
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Copying field value from related record to custom object

I've got a custom object with separate lookup fields for Lead and Contact. What I'd like is that when the record is saved with a lead or a contact, a trigger fires and pulls the Lead Source from the ...
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Is it possible to convert a Master-Detail relationship to a Lookup?

I'm going through the Trailhead training (here), and see the following two snippets which seem to disagree: "It’s possible to change a lookup relationship to a master-detail relationship, but ...
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Remove Recent Item suggestion for Visual force lookup

This is my VF Page: <apex:page standardcontroller="account" doctype="html-5.0"> <apex:form > <apex:inputfield value="{!account.FAccount__c}" html-autocomplete="off"/> ...
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Passing custom lookup field value to controller

I have a visualforce page which displays a list of orders in a table. For each order (a row in the table) there is a selectList for the user to select a teacher (i.e. this is a custom lookup field ...
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How to copy Text value to Lookup filed

I have a Master Zipcode object which has the Zipcode information. Master zipcode object has a lookup in the Account object. My requirement is I need to copy the Account object Zipcode to Master Object ...
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Opportunity Validation Rule on Primary Campaign

I must be going crazy. On an Opportunity I want the Validation Rule to trigger when no Primary Campaign has been selected. This is a Standard Field on the Opportunity so the rule I set up is ...
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Updating the owner of records connected via lookup relationship

I was given a task to write a trigger to update the owner of records connected via lookup relationship. Consider i've a custom object which is having a lookup relationship to another custom object. ...
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Problem with lookup fields in VF pages

We have a VF page with a lookup field that works well in some computers and doesn't work in others. we have tested in different computers with same browser and version (chrome Version 40.0.2214.115) ...
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Add an already existing record to a related list - Continued

I am very new to visualforce and I was trying to create a page like the one described here: Add an already existing record to a related list In my case though, I want to be able to add a custom ...
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how do i make a custom object name field with a lookup relationship

I have a custom object - responses. I want the name field to have a lookup relationship with the contacts object. Is this possible?
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Adding Custom Lookup Field to Email Activity History Record

Our business is Project-based. The Campaign object has been renamed Project and we use the Project Code (aka: Campaign.Name) as the key index for all records to relate them to the particular project. ...
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Cannot update lookup with 18digit ID in process builder

I have a custom object (Volunteer Application) where I'm trying to use custom builder to create a related record (Volunteer Shift). I can create the Shift record, however when I try and populate the ...
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How to check if an Id exists in within a field in a List<sObject>?

I am trying to think of a good way to do this, but no luck yet. So: I will have two Lists: List<Date__c> and List<Project__c>. There is a look-up relationship between Project__c to ...
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Having trouble writing Apex trigger on custom object to update a lookup fields

I have a trigger that maps information from one Custom Object (Agents) to another Custom Object (Trident Contracts). I am able to update Seller Agent Name in the Trident Contract Mapping with the ID. ...
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Create VisualForce input that uses Lookup popup

I have a custom object, Foobar__c, and I would like to create a VisualForce page containing a form in which the user has to select a Foobar__c via the standard Lookup popup for Foobar__c. I would ...
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Master detail filter on transaction object based on M-D relation of master data

I have two custom object having Master detail relationship. These objects contain master data in my org Say Challenges and Actions. Here Challenges is master and Actions is detail object. Now i have ...
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visualforce inputField on Lookup(User,Queue) data type

I have a custom object on which i have a field named Owner which is of Data Type Lookup(User,Queue). When i access this field on visualforce page like below just using standard controller, i am ...
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rollup summary field lookup relationship

I need to create rollup summary type of field on Object A by summing specific field from Object B where Object A is master, Object B is child and there exists a lookup relationship between the two. ...
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Enabling Enhanced Lookups

Does anyone know of any disadvantages (or compelling reasons NOT to enable) Enhanced Lookups? I don't see any references to such information in Google and Stack Exchange searches. My knee-jerk ...
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Apex Sharing for granting record access to other users

There is a scenario in which an opportunity is created by a Sales User.Hence in this case the Opportunity Owner is the Sales User. This opportunity needs to be teamed up with other sales user so that ...
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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 ...