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record Created By

I have migrated 50k records in Case object and nearly 500k records in custom objects in Production org. After going soft launch i realized I did't updated the Created By from the older system. I want ...
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Customizing before purchasing all the licenses

We are migrating to Salesforce, and we will need close to 70 licenses for all our users. I would like to first migrate the data, and customize all the fields / dashboards etc. before starting to pay ...
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Invalid field name: Contact.Activities$What

I am using force.com IDE to migrate reports. For a report of custom type Contacts with Activities, I get error: "Invalid field name: Contact.Activities$What" The report type is already deployed ...
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Can't copy orgs with Migration Tool

I'm trying to implement CI for the company I work for, and having troubles with the Migration Tool. I got a package.xml with all the metadata information from my origin org, and I'm trying to deploy ...
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How do I migrate from Developer Edition to Contact Manager Edition?

I'm ready to migrate a client from a Developer Edition environment to a Contact Manager environment. In the past, I've always worked with an edition with API access and used Eclipse to do the ...
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Salesforce Org to Org Object migration

I have developer edition, I am new to salesforce started moving the objects from org to org and I'm not sure what is the best way to do that I have read few sites but does not really help and I have ...
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Attachment migration : existing Salesforce to new Salesforce

I have a unique requirement wherein I will have to download and upload 100 GB of attachment and upload it in a completely unrelated new instance of Salesforce. The client creates almost 500 MB of data ...
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Migrating New Platform License Types from Prod to Sandbox

Can we migrate newly provisioned platform licenses from production to dev environments without needing to do a refresh?
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Add test class in changeset?

Is it necessary to add the test class of an apex class in changeset during migration from QA to PROD? Suppose apex class is ABC_apexclass. Test class for the same is ABC_apexclass_TEST. Is it ...
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Match SFDC records against external master list looking for missing elements

My team is in the process of migrating support tickets from ZenDesk to Salesforce. We have roughly 1,000 or so tickets with a unique number. Some made it into Salesforce, others didn't. We'd like to ...
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Where is the Custom Object Field History object?

I'm looking for the object that holds field history changes for a custom object. Related, I see that there is a ContactHistory object, but attempts to insert are rejected with Field is not writable: ...
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How are migration tools like wingmandata and SfxOrgData able to set ID values?

How do third party migration tools work? I am finding it impossible to set the ID on a custom object or a standard object when I create a new record. So how are all these tools doing it? Is there ...
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Moving from Unpackaged to Packaged metadata

We've previously made deployments naively, that is deploying unpackaged metadata directly into a client org. We'd like to start packaging things properly, either via unmanaged or managed packages. ...
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Metadata Compare- is there an easier way than selecting all components in eclipse, then using a tool like Kaleidescope(mac)

I'm in progress with a Metadata Compare of 2 Salesforce Sandboxes. As part of a client requirement, we have to do a full compare that migration to a new sandbox is complete. We are using changesets, ...
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Proper method to get validation rule into Production

I have created a "Validation rule" on "Opportunity" object in Sandbox based on my requirement. It worked out fine. Now i would like it to move into production. I just copied the validation rule ...
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How to mirgate code from developers instance to our sandbox

A 3rd party development house has just completed some work for us in their development organisation and the metadata needs be to moved across to our full copy sandbox. My understanding is that this ...
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Custom Objects fields not showing up on Edit Form

I am trying to migrate an Object from One Instance of sales force to another. Following one of the online link I created object manually to target instance and copied Fields, layouts from the from ...
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Best way to migrate binary attachments from one org to another

Currently I am using apex data loader with bulk api enabled and batch size =1 . But its giving me failed to create batch when i try to import 1000 files with each size around 100kb. I need to ...
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Migrate objects and fields using SublimeApex

Using the Salesforce IDE for Sublime Text 3 (SublimeApex) to interact with Salesforce data I've come across a couple questions I'm hoping to find help with. Can I migrate custom objects and/or fields ...
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Migrating Sandbox changes to Production - Professional Edition

I am looking for a way to migrate the changes I made in my sandbox into my production environment.. I am using the Professional Edition, which adds a level of complexity. Please advise.
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Eclipse org migration

I am trying to migrate meta data from two non related orgs via eclipse I have doubts in below I remember we were able to select only required fields when we import meta data from source environment ...
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Reliable way to import thousands of attachments to Salesforce?

I need to migrate 5GB of attachments to Salesforce. I've created the mapping file and have been able to successfully upload some files using Data Loader (Lexi Loader). I'm currently running into the ...
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Couple of Change set related questions

While migrating from 1 sandbox to another, I faced the following issue/doubt.... For migration, I chosed 2 vf tabs to move to the target sandbox. In the target instance I'm able to see the tabs but ...
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How to deploy scheduled classes through ant?

Is there any attribute that i can specify in build.xml to deploy scheduled classes through ant?
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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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Migrate history data from one org to another

We have a migration project from one salesforce org to a new salesforce org. We have migrated all the configuration and data. Now the client wants to know whether the history data (accountHistory, ...
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How to migrate an app from a prod server into a sandbox with Force.com IDE

I need to to do the following: 1) Pull code for components from prod env into Eclipse 2) Remove items that are not needed for deployment 3) Deploy components to sandbox Right now this is what ...
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Copy Opportunities with LineItems with TalenD

One way to solve the datamigration challenge in Salesforce seems to be the usage of ETL-Tools. Looking around for a free and powerful approach, I found here at SFSE some recommendations of TalenD - It ...
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Datamigration Salesforce to Salesforce with TalenD - Best Practice for Self-Referreces

Assuming metadata is already identical, the data-transfer of complex models can still take hours or even days of manual work. Fortunately there are free tools like TalenD which can help to automate ...
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List of Items we cannot migrate with Data Loader

I have to migrate whole Full Copy Sandbox org to my new Production that includes the following majorly: All Standard/Custom object records. All Note & Attachments part. All Libraries & ...
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Complete migration from a developer account to production

What is the best and most comprehensive way of migrating all metadata, apex code, visualforce pages, sites, and everything else except records to a production environment from a developer account? ...
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Outlook email migration into SFDC case object

We are migrating existing outlook emails i.e email related to open case into salesforce case object. Please provide me possible ways to migrate all emails into salesforce as email to case to create ...
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Billing Country populated during Data Migration when source was blank

I have migrated a sample account with only 2 fields account name and billing street. However upon migration the country value is populated as united states. I have used data loader and the allow null ...
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Is there any reason to log old IDs?

Recently did an org-to-org migration where the first org's ord-id and other IDs will never be used again; went from one trial, to another trial; second trial was converted to a non-trial account. Is ...
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Migrating Chatter content to new user

When a user has a certain profile/license, Salesforce is quite strict about what alternative profiles/licenses you can move the user to. For example you cannot change an external 'Customer Community' ...
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Issues to account for when pushing a backup from one account to another?

If I manually map and replace the org-id and user-ids when moving the backup from one org to another org, is there any other issues to account for when pushing a backup from one organization account ...
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Deleting PriceBookEntry results in errors

I'm trying to use the Data Loader to delete PriceBookEntry records. However, I end up getting an error for all of them. The weird thing is that the Error message is the same as the contents of the ...
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Migrate custom field in Activity object

I've added a custom field to the Activities object which I'm trying to migrate data into using the Data Loader on the Event sub-object. However, when I'm creating the map for loading, I do not see my ...
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False Error during migration: Date Modified earlier than Date Created

When I try to insert some records, it throws back an Error report telling me that some of the records have a modified date before the created date. When I look at the corresponding field, this is not ...
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Data Loader is skipping records during migration

I uploaded a batch of 10,000+ Accounts. Out of the Load file, let's say I have a record by the name Acme. Acme has apparently been successfully uploaded according to the Success Log (which also has ...
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Impact of migrating instances

My org is being pushed from na14 from na12 instance, I have a checklist of items mentioned below (not a complete list). I wanted to check with folks out here who have gone through this, if I need to ...
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How to change a field type and deploy when field is referenced in code

I have a custom field on the user object that I need to change from Field Type Text to Field Type Multi-Picklist. The field is referenced more than 500 times in 25 Classes, Triggers and VisualForce ...
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How do i mimic one org to another org in Salesforce?

I would like to know how can I migrate/mimic one org to another org? Says I have 1 org (org A) with some custom fields on cases and the page layout was edited and I have another new org (org B) which ...
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visibility in list views

we're trying to migrate one org to another one but we are encountering some problems in list views for all objects. The visibility is not maintained. We are using Eclipse Deployment to Server to ...
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Best Practices to move metadata from sandbox to free developer org

I need to move the metadata from sandbox to free developer org.I have 7 custom objects,pages,classes,components,static resources,updates to standard objects..Please suggest the best practices and ...
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Delete Reports : One or more dashboards depend on this report

First I have deleted dashboards using Force.com migration tool. I made sure there are no records in Recycle Bin. Later when I am trying to delete reports it's complaining One or more dashboards ...
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Deploy salesforce objects from sandbox to developer account using eclipse

I am trying to move data from sandbox to developer account i am getting below issues while moving objects 1. have a formula field in a csutom object, when i try to move the object. Error message ...
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How to find all references of sobject salesforce?

I wanted migrate all pages, classes related to Opportunity to custom object, I tried querying the pages, and classes but there is no way to do so, How can i find all references of standard ...
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Workbench: Bulk CVS - where do I access the data

I have submitted a sql query in Workbench and the status indicates the job is complete with 470249 records - o records failed. My question is where do I pick up the file when I click the ID link I ...
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Export all Quote PDFs for Migration

I'm migrating the Salesforce org of a company we acquired into ours. The company we acquired used the quote object in Salesforce but we don't. I would still like to migrate the Quote PDF files ...