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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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 ...
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How to handle sample data creation/deletion in a managed package

I'm providing a managed package with a tab for the subscriber to give the possibility (only if he wants, this is the reason because I did not provide sample data creation in a PostInstall Script) to ...
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Why can I not reuse the name of Apex classes deleted in previous releases?

Because the documentation defines it that way. Yes since Winter'15 it explicitly states: Although a component is deleted, its Name remains within Salesforce. You can never create another ...
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Is encrypting passwords in protected custom settings a security requirement?

Regarding the Salesforce security review process, can anyone confirm (or deny) that storing a connection URL, username and password for a webservice utilized by an appexchange app can be done in plain ...
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How to install package in mobile devices through salesforce1 application or any other way

I have developed an application in a salesforce account. and I have created the package and can publish on the appexchange. Now, that uploaded application on the appexchange can be installed in ...
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Appexchange app free vs paid functionality

I am currently building an appexchange app for a broad audience. I would like to offer a subset of the app's functionality for free to all users. The additional features should be only available for ...
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Making changes in Installed Package

While installing a package link, I have selected the option Install for Admins Only and now I would w ant to have it available for the other users (All Users) as well. So, is there any way through ...
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How to delete custom object field from managed package? [duplicate]

I want to know how do i delete the custom object field from the managed released package. Is there any way out to achieve this? I have some fields that is now not being used and i want to delete those ...
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Best approach to offer user-requested data loading feature into managed package installation?

We have a pure Force.com app (no outside integration) on the AppExchange. Our customers are asking us if we can offer a way for them to load datasets into certain custom objects in our app. We will ...
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Getting “Id value <long ID> is not valid for the <custom object controller> standard controller” for post install custom link

So I've followed the steps outlined in: How to show a vf page on the first installati‚Äčon of the managed package? but now I'm getting the following when one of my test users is trying to install the ...
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Managed package install error: Case-Case Layout: feedLayout is not supported for this layout

We got an error on package install, and the Salesforce backend team gave us the following error message: Case-Case Layout: feedLayout is not supported for this layout: Case-Case Layout: ...
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AppExchange Private Listing

I have an app which has a base managed package and two extension packages. I used three developer editions to develop these three packages. We don't want a public listing on the AppExchange for our ...
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Can we access class from managed package in a local VF page

We have a class in a managed package which is a controller for a VF page which is also a part of the managed package. Now we have a customer who wants the layout of the VF page changed to suit his ...
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Salesforce Connected Canvas App Signed Request in Managed Package

I have a Salesforce Connected App using Salesforce Canvas and the signed request method. The signed request is recieved decoded and access token used without issue in my developer org. I have since ...
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Dependent Package

I have a package for an app and we are close to the security review, the app that we are creating needs a Salesforce Non Profit Starter Package called Affiliations, is there a way that we can make our ...
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Changing callback url in connected app & security review

We have created managed package and submitted it for security review. We are using connected app to push data into SFDC from our web application. Right now its integrated with our QA site. e.g. ...
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Custom object schema visibility

We are planning a managed application for Salesforce platform and there are few things that are hazy. Lets say if a customer install our managed application in their organization will they be able ...
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Best practices for using person accounts within a managed package

I have enabled person accounts in my org and have a requirement of creating a managed package. This package concentrates on person accounts and several other custom objects. I found that we cannot ...
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Tackle Callout Limit Salesforce

I am creating an managed application for salesforce appexchange listing. App Functionality: On certain update events a trigger will send a few non-critical information to a external server ...
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Customization of managed package visualforce pages?

Does anyone know of any way to provide a managed visualforce page inside a managed package that customers can override with their own visualforce page layout and/or controller logic? Any concrete ...
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Is it possible to override the existing VF page in the managed package by means of some extension package that is unmanaged?

I need to customize one VF page for certain clients (Orgs) by enabling different views of that page for certain orgs (as per their requirements). I want to distribute the main package to the users who ...
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Button override from Visualforce Page in Managed Package to Visualforce Page in Default Namespace

Related to this post, Open a visualforce page from a managed package page: URL No Longer Exists. Has anyone tried to take this a step further? The following button is on a Visualforce page in a ...
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Issue with decryption using the key in a protected custom setting

I'm working on an app with a base managed package and two extension packages. I need to encrypt a user-entered password as a part of post-installation setup (done right after the base package is ...