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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​on 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 ...
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deprecating a custom field from Manage package

How do I deprecate a custom field from a managed package? This package is being created by us, we wanted a field which was packaged by mistake to be deprecated or just removed. How do I do that?
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How to add cutom field in managed package in visaulforce page?

I have custom page in managed package and I added one custom button in this page when I click on this button I want to add one custom field in that page. Can any one help me?
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Do we have an option to see the Apex code or Apex Trigger for Managed Type Package in Enterprise Edition

Can any one let me know whether we do have an option to check the apex code or apex trigger written for Managed Type package in Enterprise edition.My client uses an third party app (i.e. Email to Case ...
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Connected Apps Session expire

We are developing a managed package which includes connected app (ios native). In our subscribers org, under connected apps we can see our connected app. There is an option "Refresh token is valid ...
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How to avoid to spin a Sandbox on a Preview Pod during the Sandbox Preview-Release Window

For uses-cases like a staging-org, where several complex and interacting managed-package upgrades are to be tested, a preview participation is fatal: we can't install managed packages from ...
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How can a Sandbox spin unwanted on a prerelease pod and how to undo it?

We are German ISV and SI partners and I noticed that at one of our clients Org we received a Sandbox on cs17. Earlier we had an full copy sandbox for staging and UAT but now we were able to set up a ...
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Managed package: corrupted permission sets?

Our managed package is failing to install in target orgs (DE, EE). The error that is thrown during installation is "Unable to Access Page", with a reference to one of the permission sets in the ...
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Global Modifier Accessing Public Elements in a Managed Package

Feel like I am missing something here...I have a Global class in my Managed Package that I want to use to act as a simple wrapper to enable someone to have access to certain objects in my package. ...
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Migrating data from Package Version x to Package Version y with deleted data

Ok, A follow up to my question here: Unable to access Deleted field (from managed package) from Apex but can from Dev Console So, we have deleted fields and want to use a post install script to move ...
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Unable to access Deleted field (from managed package) from Apex but can from Dev Console

Has anyone played with the new beta for being able to delete fields from a managed package? The Issue I am having is: Field has been delete in managed package Package installed in target org I can ...
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Burp Scanner in Salesforce

Salesforce have asked me to do a BURP Scan on my managed package before I submit it to the AppExchange. My Managed Package is built on the Force.com platform. It does perform a couple of callouts to ...
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Can we change field type in patch org of manage package?

We have created a manage package which contains many custom fields. I know that we can not change the field type in manage package. My Question is can we change field type in Patch org? or is there ...
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Compile Error: sObject type 'Custom__c' is not supported in Managed Package

I'm creating an apex class that implements Schedulable and in the execute it queries a Custom Object but I can't understand why I'm getting this error when trying to query. Some other related ...
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How to automatically enable chatter feed tracking in sales force? [duplicate]

My requirement is, we have completed our package installation and tested in another org. in that org Feed Tracking is not enabled for some of custom objects. How can we enable feed tracking for the ...
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How can I make certain app or page in my package automatically available for System Administrators after package installment?

How can I make certain app or page in my package automatically available for System Administrators after package installment? I mean, for example, I have created a package with one application and ...
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Open a visualforce page from a managed package page: URL No Longer Exists

I am trying to open a normal visualforce page (that is NOT a part of the managed package) from a visualforce page that is IN managed package. This button I have on the visualforce page in manage ...