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Is it possible to automatically merge multiple sets of duplicate contacts?

I have >100 sets of contacts, each with its own duplicate records. I plan to merge them, but would prefer not to do it manually one contact at a time. Is there a way to get salesforce to do it all ...
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Combining EmailTemplates - no way to automatically merge fields of templates?

another newbie VS question. This is how far i got (pls cf picture) get a list from available templates from a certain directory add each selected template into editable textarea use the edited ...
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Joining multiple attachments into a pdf

I have multiple attachments of type image,pdf,text,word etc. I want to merge them into a single pdf. Is it possible?
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What happens to a record that is deleted as part of an after insert trigger?

I have some unmanaged code that creates child records to be attached to a Lead record after insert. Unfortunately, my org contains some managed code that also runs on a Lead after insert, and it's ...
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When Merging Accounts, how may I distinguish child records of the “losing account”?

When merging accounts, I want to be able to update the owner of the re-parented opportunities, and custom objects under account to the owner of the "winning" account. My current trigger runs "after ...
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When Merging Duplicate Contacts, is the Id of the Non-Master Record redirected to the Master Record?

When two contacts are merged, does the Non-Master Record Id get added to a list somewhere? It seems like it should, to ensure that Id does not get used again, redirect that Id to the Id of the ...
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Maintaining a reference to a record ID after a merge

So the scenario is as follows. I have a record (A) in the system. An external process inserts a new record(B), and then has the record ID for (B). It is then realised that (A) and (B) need to be ...
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SIte merged fields in Email Template is null

I have a customer portal and an associated site for it. I have modified the Email Template that salesforce uses when a new user is created through the customer portal. The email template needs to have ...
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write if/else condition for mail merge template

Does anyone have an example of an If statement in a microsoft word mail merge template? I would like to use salutation on some of my labels but not all records have data so salesforce replaces it with ...
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how to use merge fields in a template

I am trying to mimic the use merge fields used in email templates to something custom for my application. I am looking at ways for templating content to send sms. The api requires me to provide the ...
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Problem with Merge Statement?

I am trying to merge two lead records, please find below the code. Lead leads = [SELECT Email,company,RFI_Record_Type__c FROM Lead WHERE email IN:emailSet and Email !=null and Id not IN:leadIds ...
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How to Output Account Name Merge Tag with Dashes

When I use the account name merge tag {!Account_AccountName} to output the name of an account in an email message it shows up something like: Georgia’s Hair Salon. However, I'd like to somehow be able ...
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What are the limits of Conditional Merge Fields in Mass Email?

I'm trying to use conditional merge fields in mass emails from salesforce to customise the email based on account characteristics. The aim is that based on checkboxes I can create a much more ...
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How to specify recipient name in text email to user?

Question How can I add the first name of a user email recipient to a text email template? Background I'm building an approval email template. The same template is used for various approvers which ...
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Programmatic capabilities for reacting to Account Merges

Who has dealt with merges in triggers? I know a merge operation (specifically Account merges) fires a delete trigger on the loser, and an update on the winner. To what degree can I, programmatically, ...
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Account Merge - Opportunity is not updated / touched?

Could someone who knows better verify: I just tested and it seems to me that if I merge - Account 1 with 2 opps (destination) Account 2 with 3 opps ...that the resultant Account 1 with all ...