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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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feed items visibility

I've imported some feed items with workbench but I can't see them in the object detail page. This happens for opportunity and accounts which have private visibility and also for contacts which are ...
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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 ...
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How to communicate migration of deleted objects and getting version history

Query 1. Currently we don’t have meta data for ‘version history’ accessible via Ant API. So if developer goes to salesforce URL,and make changes directly ,version history is not logged or accessible ...
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Migration issues in sandbox

I got a sandbox whose metadata i want to migrate to another sandbox(not belonging to the same production) My target sandbox is consulting partner edition and source is Enterprise Edition I tried ...
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Error in migrating sharing rule

I got a sharing rule which is criteria based sharing rule on custom object and it says if Product Name equals '' Share with All Partner users Readonly This rule works in terms of sharing the ...
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Migrate communities from sandbox to production

Is there any document /steps to migrate communities created in sandbox to production. Or do we cannot migrate.we have to create a fresh one in production? and update login templates etc if necessary? ...
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Migrating FeedComments and FeedItems

Due to a large data migration which involves moving records from one object to another, I am currently migrating Chatter feeds from one record to another. I am using a method which was told to me by ...
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Sharing / Migrating Libraries files form 1 salesforce env to other.

Is their any way for Sharing / Migrating Libraries files form 1 salesforce env to other. I have moved some class and Vf page from one env to other other and these class are using Libraries file.
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How to load feedItem?

I need to migrate feeditem data from my old org to new production. There are about 3,000,000 records (30 "lacks") in old org. Let me know is there any way to migrate it.
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Salesforce to Highrise migration

does anyone have any pointers on how to migrate just contact info (no notes). Salesforce can export Accounts and Contacts - and Highrise has a single table for everything. thanks
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Moving data to fit new data model

I am about to deploy a new version of an app. The new version has a very different structure to it, with many new custom objects. In some cases a custom object has been split into two separate large ...
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Force.com IDE: migrate custom object from one org to another

I am new to Salesforce. I created a few custom object, triggers and classes under one Saleforce entity. Later, I downloaded them all to IDE project. I want to migrate them to another Salesforce ...
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Best practices to load data in junction object

I know how to load data in Junction Object using Import Wizard and Data Loader. I also know we require either Salesforce IDs or External IDs from the 2 M-D/Lookup tables. My question is, how to ...
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How to pass \n in csv file so that Salesforce correctly recognizes the new lines in text [duplicate]

I need to load a csv file with Text field values containing lots of new lines recognized by \n characters. My question is Salesforce does not recognize \n characters directly and it literally ...
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How to Mass Import Historical Emails into Salesforce?

I'm deploying a new SF org. I've got hundreds of past email threads with customers I want to "import" to SF and have these emails appear as activities under the Account/Case record. Is there any way ...
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How to exclude invalid fields that can't be deployed by the Migration Tool from .object files when automating deployment?

I'm trying to add a level of automation to our development processes. My goal at the moment is to be able to automatically retrieve check-ins to our development feature release branch and then ...
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Deploy list views of classes, pages, etc

Salesforce now allows users to define List Views for Classes, Pages, etc. But I can't figure out how to deploy these to other orgs! Typically, list views are deployed as part of the CustomObject ...
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General Questions/Points to be considered during Data Migration Process

With the advent of enterprise level platform that Salesforce now provides, Data Migration and Integration now plays crucial scope role in any of Salesforce implementation. I want to know what are the ...
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Ant Migration Tool - Order of Package.xml File Matter?

Does the order of the package.xml file matter? For instance: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Package xmlns="http://soap.sforce.com/2006/04/metadata"> <types> ...
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Force.com Migration tool Installation Process

Force.com Migration Tool: I am trying to install Force.com Migration tool which runs based on JDK & ANT. I have successfully installed JDK1.6 & set an environment variable. as described in ...
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Permission Sets for Site Guest User

Managing permissions on a force.com site is one of my least favorite things to do. If you got it right in dev, then move to QA, you have to write down all the permissions because you can't deploy ...
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Deploying Profiles / Permission Sets that include object & field permissions for Managed Objects

Anyone know if it's possible to deploy profiles/permission sets via Eclipse or an Unmanaged Package that contain object & field permissions for 3rd party managed objects? I'm trying to deploy a ...
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Migrating attachments from one org. to another

hoping someone can help me with this issue. We have a requirement to migrate all .pdf attachments (purchase orders) from the Contract object in our current SFDC org. to the Account object in our new ...
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If I include 'Email Template' in Package.xml why doesn't it download?

I am trying to use the ant retrieveUnpackaged call with the SFDC Migration tool to download some email templates. I pulled the package.xml from the Force.com IDE and for whatever reason the Email ...
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What's the best way to migrate attachments from one SF Org to another?

Dataloader to csv doesn't work because of the binary Body, Dataloader to db seems to have problems with heap sizes and API limits ... so what works?
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How to use the retrievePkg with the Force Migration Tool?

I am trying to do some prototyping with the ANT force migration tool, my initial goal is to be able to download a package and then tag that release. The issue I am having is that the name of the ...
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What are the tools to help import my data into Salesforce

I am switching from old CRM and looking for easy to use tools to import my data