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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Accessing Local Static Resources from a Managed Package

I keep seeing conflicting information about whether this is possible, so hoping the supreme court of StackEx can definitively rule! I have a managed package that queries a field on the campaign ...
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Know how many customers have installed a Managed Package

I've published a link of a Managed Package on a website. It's possible to know how many customers have installed the package? The only solution seems to create a patch and see on which customer I ...
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Remove custom fields from Managed package

I have managed package that contains Product2 Custom Fields. Products are not supported in a group edition. So I want to remove those products fields from the Package. Is there any to remove those ...
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Salesforce Package Upgrade for Profile permissions

I have a managed package in which I have a custom profile with some pre defined permissions. Now I have created a new release of my package where I have included a new Custom profile. What happens is ...
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How to connect separate Eclipse Patch Org project to Git(hub) remote branch of another Eclipse project?

Patch orgs in Salesforce.com are somewhat comparable to release branches in a Versioning Control system as both represent different timelines of the same codebase. I just switched from Subversion to ...
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PegaProcessExtender SFDC

I have downloaded the pegaprocessextender app to my sfdc account(admin) and installed the package. I have received the email confirmation that the app is successfully installed also. However, i do ...
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Uploading managed package (test run step) seems much slower after Summer '14 release

I just started an upload of a patch release from a patch org and have the feeling that the speed for test executes significantly degraded after the recent Summer '14 upgrade. Did you experience ...
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How to develop minor (1.x) AND major (2.x) features of managed package in a single DE org

I have a managed package were I constantly add smaller features (to big for patches) by increasing the minor release version: 1.12, 1.13, 1.14. Now I also want to work on some disruptive changes (for ...
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Workaround - Managed package using chatter to be installed in chatter disabled organizations

We have a managed package that makes use of chatter feed object in one of our apex class. We would like to know if it is possible to develop a managed package that leverages Chatter but can be ...
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Is there any way to get the latest created Package version from a packing org?

I have a packaging org, where I am creating managed package. I would like to use an API to get the version number of the last created package. Is there any mechanism to achieve this?
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How to set managed packaged versions for apex class with tooling api?

Trying to work on a mm bug (see Issues with managed package visibility?) with the tooling api which involves not sending over the managed package versions in the meta-xml files. I've read through ...
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Check managed app installation using PartnerWSDl

I am integrating salesforce in my ASP.NET application. I am able to every operation using partnerWSDL but needs to check managed application installed in an account. Like I am having a LMA on ...
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Error when creating ViewAllData PermissionSet in Apex (for test class)

I can't create a ViewAllData PermissionSet via Apex for a test class. Here is my code: PermissionSet ps = new PermissionSet(name = permSetName, label = permSetName); insert ps; ...
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Is the @IsTest annotation compatible with the global access modifier?

Has anyone wanted to provide a 'Test tool' with a managed package? Something like: @IsTest global class SomeTestHelper { global String findSomething() { return '...'; } } that you ...
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How to provide Scheduled Apex in Managed Pck with the risk of failing ugrades [duplicate]

You read it everywhere. Adding scheduled classes to a managed package is the safest way to big pain. Scheduled classes prevent later upgrades and the like... So what's a better way to add a cleaning ...
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Custom fields and triggers for optional features in a managed package

I have a managed package that currently has a number of custom fields on Opportunity and OpportunityLineItem. Some customers are now asking for similar functionality for Order and OrderItem. If I ...
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Push Major Upgrades before Security Review possible?

After logging a case to get Push Major enabled the Support refused it. They say its only available after security review. This beside of the lack of documentation this makes only halfway sense to ...
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Dynamically get most recent version of Managed Package listed on AppExchange

while playing around with push upgrades I also investigating how to deal nice with "manual" upgrades. Background: I found it difficult in the past, to get the feature PUSH-MAJOR-Upgrades ...
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Does SOQL SUM(CurrencyField__c) calculate correctly in MultiCurrency Org and how?

I have a managed travel expense app with an AggregateResult SOQL that sums up Expenses per Day. All expenses can have different currencies and don't have to match the corporate nor the current users ...
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How do I deprecate/delete a master object part of a junction object which is part of a managed package?

Here is the scenario: As part of a managed package, we have 3 objects. Object A & Object C are Masters and Object B is the junction object between A & C. We packaged it all up and all good up ...
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After creating managed released package can we create new class or visualforce page?

I have managed released package and i want to create new class and visualforce page in same managed released package. Is it possible?
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Streaming API & managed package

There is Pushtopic usage within managed package which doesn't work because of the following error (This error was identified from https://workbench.developerforce.com -> Queries -> Streaming Push ...
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Execute global batch job from installed package

How to execute global batch job from installed package: NS__BirthdayBatch bb = new NS__BirthdayBatch(); Database.executeBatch(vb); When I try ti run this code in dev console or workbench I am ...
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Managed Package - Increase field length

I have a field in my managed package, which is currently declared as Currency(10,2). I would like to increase the decimal places for this field. Though Salesforce allows to do this, I would like to ...
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“No such column 'CacheControl' on entity 'StaticResource'” error

My problem is that the installation of a managed package I have created fails in one org reporting error codes such as "2143637119-8106 (1481522811)". On repeating the install, the last number stays ...
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Referencing a Custom Field in Managed Package - No Namespace

I feel like answer is "no" but let me check here. We have a managed package with a custom field on task. We also have an Inbound SOAP API integration with Angel.com that is supposed to update this ...
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Extending/Accessing Managed Package

I'm new to Salesforce development and I've been tasked to add some functionality. We have installed an app (specifically "Zendesk for Salesforce") which syncs data from Salesforce to Zendesk via a ...
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Best Practices for ISVs to Use Their Own Managed Package

We are a Salesforce ISV and have a couple of managed packages. We wanted to install the package into our own customer org to better identify improvements to it. Curious how other ISVs handle this? ...
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Render as pdf make static resource images break in Summer 14 pre-release managed package

When I upgraded my org to Salesforce summer 14 pre-release (Managed Package), all my static resources keep breaking when rendering as pdf (It works absolutely fine in HTML). I have also added the ...
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How to refer to Visualforce page in homepage component for managed package?

How to refer to Visualforce page in homepage component to work in managed package? <iframe width="100%" height="500" src="/apex/vf_page" frameborder="0"> </iframe>
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Rolling back a managed released package?

We have a managed released package currently undergoing security review. While that is happening, we would like to make some changes to the tab layout of our application. Unfortunately, it seems that ...
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Is it possible to access static resource of a managed package in a local VF page

Is it possible to access a static resource of a managed package in your local environment? Thanks
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SObject row was retrieved via SOQL without querying the requested field on managed package

So, we uploaded the managed package and installed it in a new org (as the clients would) but when accessing a vf page we get the error SObject row was retrieved via SOQL without querying the ...
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How to access a protected custom setting info in managed package

So, we uploaded the managed package and installed it in a new org (as the clients would) but when querying from an apex class the (protected) custom setting fields it throws an exception as if the ...
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review code in managed package (NPSP) apex triggers?

I'm getting an error on inserting Opportunities using the Data Loader: an apex trigger on opportunity insert is trying to dereference a null pointer. In trying to find a solution to this problem, I'd ...
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How to set a custom setting value in a managed package securely?

My application uses an authorization key stored in a protected custom setting to authenticate users to connect to an external web service. Since you can't define a default value on package install for ...
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What is the correct way to resolve the namespace prefixed handle for an apex:chart?

The nearest parallel is RemoteAction methods. The difficulty is that it appears two ways in JavaScript: In a development org, the function is just available as MyController.getData In a managed ...
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Mini Page Layout Hovers in Managed Package

Has anyone using the mini page layout popup technique listed here in a managed package had the package rejected in security review because of it? This is obviously an unsupported technique, but given ...
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Delete existing Validation Rule from Managed Org while new deployment

While creating a managed package we created 2 validation rules on a object. Now while we are releasing a new managed package we need to remove one of the validation rule. Is their any way to remove it ...
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How do you do a Security Source Scan of managed or unmanaged packages?

Under the requirements for the Force.com Security Source Scanner it states: Source code that lives inside of managed or unmanaged packages is not scanned to avoid inadvertently scanning code ...
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Managed Package XML Namespace Error

Looked over some of the previous posts that may be related, but unfortunately I have no idea about using webservices and XML. Another developer did this class, and it works great in DE org, but as a ...
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Is there something like NPM for Apex/Salesforce already in use?

Internally when we want to share code between multiple managed packages we do it in an unstructured way. Having used Nods.js's NPM recently, it seems that in comparison we in the Salesforce community ...
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Insufficient Privileges error while installing beta package

I recently had the following error while trying to install a beta managed package in a Developer Organization: Insufficient Privileges You do not have the level of access necessary to perform ...
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Is it possible to query Profiles in InstallHandler script of managed package?

Is it possible to query Profiles in InstallHandler script of managed package. I'd like to get target profile ids to create specific custom settings for them.
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Managed Package Upgrade fails due to sObject Describe failure

After adding some features to our managed package, our attempts to upgrade the package in a production org is failing with a generic error: Your requested install failed. Please try this again. ...
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Salesforce Managed Package Calling VF page in end of installation

I want to call my vf page at end of my managed package installation, It seems like I can't oninstall handler method for it, I found this thread, How to show a vf page on the first installati​on of the ...
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Invalid record type error with Dataloader

I am getting an 'invalid record type' error when trying to update a record type for some contacts. Currently, the contacts are of a a contact record type created by an installed package. We are ...
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How to call a managed-package page controller's method from your apex?

I have a managed-package VF page that has a button which calls the page controller's method. While i can go to the page and click that button to invoke managed code, I would like to invoke it ...
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Managed package with chatter FeedItem on env where Chatter is disabled

If the managed package has functionality based on FeedItem and Chatter=enabled. What will happens if target env doesn't have Chatter enabled? what are the practices to handle the code in this way.
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Scheduled batch job from InstallHandler and further upgrades of managed package

As I understand the further upgrade can fail if we try to update the class which already has scheduled job in the managed package, right?