A managed package is a fully-upgradeable container used to distribute everything from an individual component to a set of related apps.

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Manage Package duplicate field api name

I need to refer to field which is in org where I have installed my managed package but both have same api name and only difference is package namespace prefix. How can i refer to that field in my ...
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SOQL vs Sync Analytics API

I have some simple code in a managed package to populate a selectoption list e.g. List<SelectOption> camps = new List<SelectOption> (); for (Campaign c: [Select Id, Name FROM Campaign ...
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Why are Visualforce pages not deletable from Managed Packages?

I see no severe technical reason why Visualforce pages cannot be deleted from Managed Packages while other Metadata can. What is the rationale behind that and are there plans to allow that?
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how to become a salesforce.com partner

I want to publish my app on appexchange so i have signup for partner portal. I log in using the partner portal dev org to appexchange and linked one of my org having my managed package. When i click ...
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REST API not enabled for org - whitelisted managed package

We have a managed package in the AppExchange that leverages the SF REST API for data access outside of our users' orgs. Within our managed package is a RestResource class that verifies the user's ...
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Trigger on Custom Object from different Namespace

I am attempting to design a managed package that performs a specific action on a custom object. I can include the custom object in the package and let customers use that object to access the ...
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Publishing on appExchange

Here is what i have done so far..I have created a ISV/APO from the link http://www.salesforce.com/partners. Then i have Requested for Parter dev org. Creted my managed package in Parter dev org. Now i ...
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Does installing a new version of a managed package in a production org run tests that are not in the managed package?

We need to install a new version of a managed package that is already installed in our production org. I know that the developer of the managed package can opt to not run tests that are part of the ...
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Documentation Details for managed Package

I am new to process of publishing app on appExchange. I want the every fine details of logo, Banner and Video (like their dimension, quality of video, length of video etc). I have searched around this ...
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Add cutom button directly to list view after installing managed package

I have created a managed package in which i need to add custom button after installing my managed package to list view of account and lead..i thought it same like static resource, Remote site settings ...
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Can I add a custom field to a field set used by a Visualforce page from a managed package?

As a managed package owner, I have a VF page rendering an object containing a field set with 5 fields (using dynamic bindings similar to ...
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Visualforce renderAs PDF sandbox - production difference (Failed to load resource: net::ERR_CACHE_MISS)

We have a visualforce page rendered as PDF that uses some tables and css for simple styling, the problem is that in the production org it's not displaying any of the css (we are even using some old ...
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Are custom fields on Managed package objects deleted when upgrading the package?

If I have a managed package installed and I then add a Custom Field to one of the managed package Custom Objects, I then recieve a push upgrade of the managed package, would the Custom Field that I ...
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How to generalize Integration components in Managed Packages

I am creating a managed package with a connected App to integrate with an external system( oAuth configured). The external system uses my developer organization's Consumer key and secret right now to ...
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API access to custom object in managed package

I put a custom object into a managed package, and installed that package into another organization. I can see the custom object in the interface just fine - it shows up under the managed package area, ...
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Is it possible to package a Canvas app where the Canvas App URL differs on a per-install basis?

We are currently working creating a managed package which integrates with a third-party service through Canvas. The third-party service has different URLs for different users (similar to how ...
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Migrate field data during managed package upgrade

I'm trying to figure out what benefits managed packages offer. One of the things I'd like to be able to do is migrate Custom Objects and Custom Fields. For example, in one package release we have a ...
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Best practices for upgrading a package

I have already released my package. However, I need to update this package with some fixes. I also have trialforce enabled, and I have created the trial templates. I would now like to update this ...
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When should I update the trial template?

Do I have to create the trial template every time I update the package? we update the package almost on a weekly basis and I feel that this is too much work to create a trial template every time we ...
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Can i call One Visual force page into another Visual force page which is in PDF

I have a Installed Package as "ForecastTrac " in my org Sandbox .It has a custom object as "Opportunity Forecast" and Visual force pages created based on standard controller.Now i have created a ...
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Creating/managing site programmatically

We are creating a managed package that contains a few Visualforce pages that should be public accessible. Everything works as expected, except for 1 thing: For each org we have to create a new site ...
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When does it make sense to add a Connected App to a Managed Package?

I think I'm familiar with the difference between a connected app definition and its consumption: As the vendor, my Connected App definition lives by himself in a dev org forever: For the users, in ...
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Apex Trigger from Managed Package - throwing error in community

We have installed a Rio Inventory+ Managed Package into an Enterprise edition Salesforce instance. (Appexchange link: https://appexchange.salesforce.com/listingDetail?listingId=a0N30000009xLvGEAU) ...
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Turning off features using an extension package

I've built out a fully-featured managed Salesforce app that I would like to now split into multiple price tiers with different features. Has anyone successfully implemented an extension package that ...
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Why would an app change Field Level Security settings en masse (unexpectedly)?

I installed an app (a managed package) to my org's Salesforce instance this morning, and shortly thereafter noticed that in FLS, visibility had been removed on dozens of important fields, across ...
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Why can't I add a VF page to the “Feed View” of a feed-based layout in a packaging org?

I have created a feed-based layout in my dev org. This layout has a VF page as a custom component on the Feed View section of the layout. When I attempt to deploy it to the packaging org for our ...
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How to Update Logo of Managed Package App?

I have, in past, released a Managed Package with an App with a custom Logo file (which is a Document record part of the managed package) . Today I've been trying to update the Logo in my Package ...
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Error in Post installation of managed package?

I have tried but not able to assign to assign a layout for different accounts as a default layout after user has installed my package?
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How to make managed packages available for users other than developer edition or sandbox

I have created a managed package. Right now it can only be installed if the user has Developer Edition or Sandbox accounts, How can i make it available for the professional or other accounts as well?
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Unable to change the target field of a managed rollup summary. What's the reason behind that?

I just found out that I reference the wrong field in my SUM Rollup Summary field. It is managed and was already released. And it seems I cannot change this anymore. 1) Why is this not allowed while ...
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Are SObjectField tokens safe in cross-managed package calls?

We have some code and SObjects and fields in a managed package that works when executed by other calls in that managed package as your would expect. The code looks like this. private SObjectField ...
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Managed Package Upgrade Fails: Deprecated Method

I'm working towards releasing a new version of a Managed Package. Fresh installs of the most recent betas work fine, however upon upgrading a previous release, the install fails and leaves me the ...
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How to abort a package upload?

Is there a way to abort the upload of a managed package? After I clicked the Upload button I realized I have forget something. Do I have to wait and upload another package or is there a way to stop ...
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Can I upload service cloud component with Live Agent enabled to appexchange?

I am trying to upload a managed package to app exchange which contains a service cloud console component with live agent enabled and it gives me upload error "You can't export a console when you have ...
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can we create namespace in enterprise edition? and how to create a tab for lightening app?

I have a basic questions that can we create namespace in enterprise edition? as i need to develop lightening components. as far as I know namespace are tied to managed package and it can be created ...
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Moving a Package to PE orgainization

I want to move managed package to PE organization. I am unable to move I Getting an error message saying Missing feature Apex Classes Installing this package requires the following feature and its ...
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Deleting a managed visualforce page

I'm trying to delete a visualforce page that is contained in a managed package. I have opened a case with the Salesforce support team and they enabled deletion of components that are contained in a ...
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Handle exception in managed package

What are the different approaches to handle exceptions inside a managed package? Just a brief heads up would be really helpful. From my research, I understand that it is not possible to get the ...
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Can I retrieve or deploy profile settings for managed package components other than objects and fields?

This is a great question and answer that shows how to retrieve profile settings for managed package components, but the answers only seem to apply to objects and fields. Deploying Profiles / ...
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Does 'Deploy with Active Jobs' work for managed packages?

So there's this new feature: 'Deploy with Active Jobs' It lets you deploy batches and schedules even if they're running. This is great for changesets. Does it work with managed packages?
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“Add to Package” picklist shows “Cross Org Data Hub” - What is it?

When I added components to a package I realized there is a new component type Cross Org Data Hub. Is this related to Environment Hub or External Objects?!
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Unable to update metadata (picklist values etc) after post install script is executed

Once a managed package is released, we have to perform several manual steps such as update picklist values, add field to layout, update field level security etc. And there are around 100's of ...
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Is it possible to query for the latest uploaded managed package version via API?

I have a username / password / token for an org. That org has uploaded multiple versions of a package; it's the master package org. Is it possible to issue any API query to determine what the latest ...
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Customer org corrupted: Public class deleted in 1.2 magically gets deprecated in 1.1.1 patch

We pushed patch 1.1.1 of our managed app to a customer production org which worked fine in their sandbox for the last weeks. After the installation our customers faces compile-time type errors as Apex ...
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Run InstallHandler only if Patch org is created

I am looking for a way to auto-populate patch orgs with data for manual tests and asked myself if InstallHandler classes might be right for that case. Are InstallHandler called at all during patch ...
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Not able to update code in packaging code

In a developer org, I created a managed package and released it for security review. The security review was stopped due to few reasons. However, I need to update the package with the new version of ...
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Multi-tenant integration pattern for managed package

In a managed package performing calls to external API what is best way to support multi-tenancy? Let's say I have a hosted multi-tenant API that accepts incoming request such as ...
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How do I distribute Record Type Assignments when packaging Permission Sets?

I'm trying to create a Managed Package that relies entirely on Permission Sets. No profiles! In my head, Profiles are really "owned" by each org administrator. One needs serious justification to ...
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i have create managed packaged and got Organization-level Feature Dependencies on chatter

i have create managed packaged but my controller got Organization-level Feature Dependencies on chatter. in my controller, i'm querying the user , userRole and profile object. i noticed that i'm ...
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Do System.debug statements run in a Managed Package?

I know that the output is not visible, but do the statements actually execute? I have an exception thrown from a beta managed package (json string exceeds heap size limit) and the only time I'm using ...