A package is a container used to distribute something as small as an individual component or as large as a set of related apps.

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I created an unmanaged package in a sandbox, but I can't figure out how to install it into a dev org

IS it possible to do this? I created an unmanaged package in a sandbox, uploaded it, and recaived the URL to install elsewhere. The link to my unmanaged package starts with ...
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Best practices for protecting your app/package from integrations with harmful side effects

We distribute our app in the form of a managed package. We have found that, in some cases, customers create their own integration (triggers, flows...) that have harmful effects on our application ...
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How to host an Unmanaged package on salesforce appexchange

Is it possible to publish unmanaged package for appexchange through developer edition. We can only publish managed app through salesforce partnes environments. How one should proceed to publish ...
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Permission Sets in APEX

I can easily query for a permission set by name: PermissionSet permSet = [select id from PermissionSet where name=:name]; But it is possible to query for permission sets by package?
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packages are customer objects or standard object componenents

Is all the packages are custom objects objects are packages are created to work with standard object componenets as well ?
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Lightning - We couldn't retrieve the component in the main region

I develop managed package, and I pack lightning page and lightning components into package. I have Mydomain established. It uploads successfully, but when I install it in target org, I get an error: ...
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How to change page layout assignment on managed package installation

I created custom fields for standard objects(contact and lead), added that fields to page layout and included page layout in managed package. How to make change of page layout assignment when package ...
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Package Installation - Omni Channel Optional Dependency

Let's say I've a managed/un-managed package to be installed in an Org. I want the Application to have an optional dependency on Omni-Channel feature. Right now, we have referred the omni channel ...
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Overriding Inline Help-Text/Getting Field Description from Apex

I have a requirement . I need to be able to add descriptions to fields in our managed package which we can reference from Apex code and display on a VisualForce page. Currently, Inline help-text ...
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How to upgrade a unmanged package in salesforce

How to upgrade a unmanaged package in salesforce.When I have create a new version of application. but is shows me an error the unmanaged package "Dissapp" is already installed.you will need to ...
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What is the best way to upgrade logo of application and report in managed package?

E.g. client A have managed package v1.0 installed. Then you are releasing v1.1 with app logo changed. Currently, when you upgrade client A with v.1.1 logo won't be changed, since Document component is ...
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Package with web-services to integrate Salesforce with a 3rd party

I`m going to create a package that other Salesforce users can install to integrate with a 3rd party system. When package is installed 3rd party knows nothing about new system where that package was ...
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Hide code in packages [duplicate]

I packaged a visualforce page and its controller but the code is still able to be seen. How can I hide my code? Thanks in advance.
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Salesforce installed packages

I want to ask a question about salesforce security. I have developed a real estate application on salesforce. Only those users can access my application who are created in my org. But If we install ...
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Incorrect list of updated components on managed package install

When installing new versions of managed packages to an org, Salesforce shows what components have been updated on the upgrade page Recently, we have noticed that many more components are marked as ...
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Replicate object and field data that you see when defining a custom button

Administrator needs to identify how and where they want to store their files in SALESFORCE CONTENT MANAGEMENT. What this means is that when a user loads a specific record (eg they load the Account), ...
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How to remove a bulk of components once added to the package?

Once after adding the components to the package how can we remove fields or classes that are not needed as a bulk instead of removing one by one?
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What does 'allowed licenses =-1' exactly means in package licenses table

I wanted to know the meaning of 'allowed licenses =-1' in package licenses table for a particular package. Does this mean when a new user is created, he will automatically be assigned with that ...
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Autonumber fields on standard objects are not packageable. Any workaround for this. Please suggest

I tried to create a unmanaged package and got this error when i tried to upload. Is there any workaround for this. I have already googled and did not find any solid article for this issue. Please ...
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Api version Modification

Can I upgrade or downgrade salesforce Api version? I created a package from my org and tried to install on other org with different (lower)Api version, It gave me error So i think i have to ...
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Package installation

When i am trying to install an unmanaged-package it gives me following error:- I can't identify the cause of error
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How to find (Apex, SOQL, Metadata API) packaged removed components in customer org

Most of the components that ISVs can remove/delete from their managed packages still exist in customer orgs that have the package installed. I want to provide my customers with a list (Visualforce ...
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Creating a Managed Package to Submit to the AppExchange

Created a package that we want to submit for approval for listing on the AppExchange. I have a developer who created a developer edition and tried to create the managed package we got an error that ...
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Combining multiple applications in a single package

We have 4 to 5 applications in a single org.Is there a way to bundle everything into a single package or should we create separate org's for each applications to create the same? Expert advice ...
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What does GA means in “when Winter 16 is GA”?

In order to be Lightning Ready, doc says : Alternatively, partners can deploy unmanaged code to a Partner Pre-Release org and package the changes when Winter 16 is GA First, what does GA mean ...
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Add an email template to a package

I am building a package in my sandbox full to upload to prod. I am trying to add an email template to my package, but I can't find it in the list. The email template is created in a custom folder. ...
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Adding customization on a standard field to an Un-managed package

I have added a bunch of custom pick-list values on the Type field on the Account object and want to make them available to the users who installs this un-managed package (ideally when a user installs ...
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Falied to create new custom object using Force.com IDE

I have one force.com project with 2 new custom object to be created in the server. xmls for these objects like : <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?> <CustomObject ...
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Help Installed Package Can't be Upgraded Because of NPSP Version

I have a managed package installed on a production org with NPSP version 3.51. I added some changes on the code and uploaded a new version of the package on my developer account and tried to update ...
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Some classes aren't being recognized in managed package

I have a managed package which I installed on different orgs with no problems. Recently I added 2 new classes and all hell broke loose. I packaged it fine, compiled fine, passed all the unit tests ...
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Hiding Apex code outside managed package?

my question in simple. Is there anyway to hide Apex code outside of a managed package? Let me know, thanks!
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How do I include Custom Object Actions in a Managed Package?

I have a custom object with a page layout and an object-specific action. I have included the action, listed under Salesforce1 Actions in the Page Layout editor, in the Actions in the Salesforce1 ...
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Aura Integration Error when installing unmanaged package [duplicate]

I've uploaded unmanaged private package from sandbox and trying to install the package in developer edition but getting below error. Aura Integration Error Service Error[{"message":"An internal ...
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Revert from Managed to Unmanaged Package

Is it currently possible to revert back from managed package to unmanaged? It was my first time trying to make a managed package and I noticed it affected all the objects' api names and caused much ...
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Configuration Page for Package

Im new to Salesforce Package. After I create a package, usually we need to put some configurations for the package. Where is the usual place to put this links(I created one visualforce page for my ...
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Visibility of required custom field on standard object

I want to create a package which contains a custom field (text) on the campaign object. This custom field is required (I set it required in the schema builder) If someone is installing my package, ...
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Trigger is covered by tests, but can't create package because it isn't covered

I'm in charge of managing packages of an app my company is creating, and I'm facing one of those 'Salesforce bugs' that don't tell you what is wrong. In the app we have some triggers, and when trying ...
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What is the best practice when creating enterprise custom apps?

We are new to Salesforce and only recently we started actually discussing using Salesforce to support some of our more complex business operations. The use of Salesforce to support these business ...
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“Aura Integration Service Error” When installing a private package

Our clients see this error when they try to install a new version of our package. I read here and here that this is because our package is not publicly listed on AppExchange. We don't want to list it ...
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Why can't I install this app/package in sandbox?

I am trying to install the trigger framework mentioned here When I am installing this app in my sandbox (https://login.salesforce.com/packaging/installPackage.apexp?p0=04tU00000005VdB) , It is ...
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add apex trigger and visualforce page to an unmanaged package

I am working in a sandbox where i created several items: Custom object, trigger, test class, visualforce page, ...etc And i created an unmanaged package in Setup->create->Package and when i try ...
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Metadata API, package.xml, ApexClass - manual says Allows Wildcard, results say otherwise

I am attempting to snapshot a complete deployed production configuration for change control purposes. The Metadata API Developer's Guide states that ApexClass allows the wildcard to be used (pg 101). ...
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Update package installed list view with package update

I have some list views in my package, which I let our customers install. Time passed, our requirements changed, I need to add a filter to those list views. So I updated them and incorrectly guessed ...
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Abort package install if dependent package doesn't exist

I'm trying to figure out the best way to prevent a managed package from being installed if another managed package isn't already installed. I've looked at this question which basically explains what ...
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Salesforce code limit

We have a fairly large salesforce product with a large code base. We are going to hit the code limit of 3,000,000 very soon. I have read in forums that salesforce can increase the limit if we can ...
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How to know whether an installed package is being used or not?

I need to check whether an installed package is being used or not in my sandbox rather than clicking on "Where is this used?".
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Updating page layout when package installed

I'm developing a managed package and I have some custom fields of "Lead" sobject included + custom lead layout. I want to automate it all for user. Is there any way to: replace default layout, add ...
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OnInstall package using HttpRequest or Callout creates System.CalloutExceptio

I've tried alot of solutions for this issue but when I install the package then I received an email with exception info as below: System.CalloutException: You have uncommitted work pending. Please ...
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Retrieve filename startwith character using package.xml

I know that we can retrieve all file name using this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Package xmlns="http://soap.sforce.com/2006/04/metadata"> <types> ...
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Are customizations to standard pages included in my managed package?

I am trying to build an App to put on Appexchange. I have been creating some custom objects, triggers, and VisualForce pages, as well as customizations for standard pages (like the "Accounts" page) ...