Page layouts to control the layout and organization of detail and edit pages in Salesforce, the Self-Service Portal, and the Salesforce Customer Portal

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Record Type picklist on page layout

I have a custom object having 2 record types. Instead of having to select the record type (on the first screen) before creating the actual record, I want to have it as a drop down on the main page. ...
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Can we make mailing address in contact object read only? [duplicate]

Is it possible to make mailing address in contact object read ony ?. Tried to do from the layout but still the mailing address is editable.
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Prevent Removing VF Page From Page Layout?

Admin users have the ability to modify the Page Layout and can easily remove a specific Visualforce Page from it. Is there any way to prevent this from happening? If not, what steps should I take to ...
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Adding a company logo for every account page

Can somebody tell me how to add a logo on an account page? So that when I go to my customer page layout named Coca-Cola (for instance), the account owner and other users who can see this account will ...
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How to change what fields are displayed in the Feed View?

In the Feed View of Account, we see this for all the cases related to the Account: How could we remove the fields 'Status' or e.g. 'Priority' from this mini view? I can't seem to find where to add ...
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Send An Email button in Lead object

I wonder why we have Send An Email standard button in lead object and in page layouts.As because the button is not showing in actual records,can anybody give some insight on this as i have not got any ...
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Increasing SF Standard button size

Can we increase the size of SF standard button? Please help me to resolved the issue. Thanks, Dildar Hussain
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How to add custom piclist field to send email page layout?

I have a requirement where I have to add a custom picklist filed on send email page layout. I know it is not possible through standard Salesforce function. Kindly let me know if you are aware of any ...
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How to determine a list of Opportunity fields by API name that are on the page layout?

How to determine a list of Opportunity fields by API name that are on the page layout? For example for the Opportunity Object: I have created a custom field whose API Name is "My_Custom_Field__c" I ...
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Add a Visualforce Page to the Page Layout Header

Is it possible to tag a Visualforce page in such a way that I could have it appear much like the standard functionality for related lists? I have a Visualforce page that "mimics" a related list, and I ...
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Is it possible to Show / Hide custom fields based on picklist values using visual flows?

i have one scenario which is show / Hide Fields in page layout based on picklist values (Note : i already developed one vf page to achieve this but it's not allow me to show in edit mode of record) ...
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Page Layouts inside Visualforce page

I am creating a page that let's me create multiple objects at once. The thing is that I want it to be dynamic so that an admin can modify it simply by changing the standard page layouts to make new ...
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Change the record type to it's previous value

I have an object which has 6 or so record types with its associated page layouts. I have a field in each layout called 'Cancel' which is a checkbox. When the field is checked, the record type changes ...
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Add new button to Custom Object Lookup dialog box

I have a number of lookup fields on an object. When I click the magnifying glass to select items from the lookup the Account and Contact object lookup dialogs have a "New" button next to the go. ...
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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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Got an error following the tutorial “Step 3: Add Mobile Cards to the Related Information Page”

I updated the mobile layout as described in Step 3: Add Mobile Cards to the Related Information Page, but on my Android mobile i got an error message trying to display the info: Something has gone ...
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Not able to select year of birth in standard page layout not in visual force page

Not able to select year of birth in standard page layout. Calendar years don't go back before the following year year -
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How to deploy a Layout with a Related List containing a Geolocation field using ant/the Metadata API?

Using ant, when doing a retrieve() of a Layout containing a Related List, containing a Geolocation field (see abridged, sanitised example below), the relatedLists node contains two entries for the ...
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Record type profile and page layout setting

I created a new record type and during the process I added it to profiles and assigned the new record type page layout. This was done in DEV. When I move the record type from DEV to FUll sandbox ...
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Skip column in PageBlockSection

So I have too much padding between fields within a PageBlockSection. I have 3 columns, so to reduce the padding between fields I created 4 columns. How can I skip a column to force the next ...
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How to add a custom button on a page layout automatically on installation of a package

Is there a way to add a custom button on a page layout automatically on installation of the package? I already created the custom button in the Account's object and added to the installation package. ...
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Add to campaign button missing form contact related list

The add to campaign button is missing from the contact (campaign history )related list and is showing on the leads related list. The button is on the page layout and assign to the correct record type ...
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Override the 'Approve/Reject' button

Is there anyway I can override the 'Approve/Reject' button with a VF page so that when I click on the button, I'm taken to a page where I can enter custom data? There seems to be no documentation on ...
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Unable to update (corrupt?) page layouts via Metadata API. Error: Invalid field:xxx in related list:xxx

Our application uses the Metadata API to make changes to page layouts. This mostly works great, but in the last month or so we've encountered several customer organizations where we get errors when we ...
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How to add Custom buttons to list view layout in salesforce1?

Using global actions I have been able to add custom buttons to record level layout, but I didn't get how to add a custom button to list view layouts in saleforce1. Thanks in advance.
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Which objects are displayed when i click on related lists , during ediing a page layout on any Object?

Which objects are displayed when i click on related lists , during ediing a page layout on any Object? Some times I don't find the objects I am looking for when i click related lists when editing a ...
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deploying renamed page layout and record types in Prod from FULL

I have recently refreshed my FULL sandbox with Prod. I wish to rename some page Layout and record type name( Label and API name) in FULL. I have added some section to this renamed page layouts and ...
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Is it necessary to include the Page Layouts when deploying new custom objects?

I have a changeset and when I go to View/Add Dependencies, I see this message above a list of page layouts I may add to the changeset: "A dependency is created when one component needs another ...
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How can I add a text link to the create page of an event that will take the user to the create page for another object?

I'm new to Salesforce, and I am trying to add some functionality to the create event page that is basically a link the will take the user the the create page for a custom object. Ideally this would ...
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Remove Public Checkbox from Case Comments

I know "technically" there is no way to remove the Public checkbox from the Case Comment page layout, but has anyone developed a work around? This would be especially useful if it were per record type ...
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Removing lots of fields from an object's layout

I need to work on a SF layout that is currently a total mess, a lot of custom fields, some even repeated and a generally horrible/confusing layout. I'm going over how to streamline this drastically, ...
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specify column for PageBlockSection Item

so I have a bunch of input fields in PageBlockSectionItems to have inline help text. The problem I'm facing is that I want to have an input field in a different column. The main reason is the only ...
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Inline Visualforce Page Add Message to Standard Layout?

I have created a visual force page and added that page on top of the standard layout using visual force pages section. My page is to only display a message to user once criteria matches. I am ...
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Enable Knowledge and milestone in cases service console

I am using a service console in the development org. When I create a new case, knowledge and milestone is not displayed in the right side of the screen. I have already checked the checkbox in the ...
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Zendesk New Ticket Layout in Salesforce

I would like to know how in the Zendesk New Ticket Layout in Salesforce I can make the Requester Name and the Requester Email to be not required and to make the Group and the Assignee field required? ...
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Embed visualforce page on standard layout shows up on New/Edit (Lightning Experience)

I've developed a visualforce page for a custom object on Lightning. When I embedded the page to the layout, it is showed in new and edit. I want that works as salesforce classic (show the visualforce ...
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is there any way to see what the differences between two page layouts in terms of contents(fields,related list,components etc.)

how to see what the differences are between two page layouts I just want to see which fields are displayed on one page vs another. This could work like a text comparison feature. For exmple: ...
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Make first name mandatory using validation rule

I had this requirement where I had to make first name mandatory. I used validation rule to do so because you can't make just first name mandatory from the page layout. Now from the user perspective ...
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how to find visualforce page is added or not in pagelayout by Query

I have 100 objects and i need to find for each object and each page layout name if visual-force page is added to that page layout. Is there any way to do this by querying.
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Make contact firstname and lastname mandatory

This is a generic question. I was trying to make the first name and last name field of contact mandatory. Currently only the first name is mandatory. I tried doing this from the page layout. Now I ...
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What level of access to Salesforce backend the client could provide a developer?

I am a web developer and not familiar with Salesforce at all. In a web project, I have been required to implement a donation form with a fairly complicated UI. What I am given tho is a URL that they ...
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The page you submitted was invalid for your session. Please click Save again to confirm your change

I'm getting this error "The page you submitted was invalid for your session. Please click Save again to confirm your change." from an inline Visualforce page on page layout. We have 2 ...
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Updating custom page layout in a Managed Package

I have a Managed Package, including a custom Lead page layout, which was released a while ago. I made a change to the layout and uploaded a new package version (Beta 1). I see in the package ...
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Creating new Custom Object Record; unable to select from 2x Record Types

I haven't encountered this before: I have 2x Record Types (both confirmed Active) on a custom object and both are each assigned to a unique page layout. I double-checked that each page ...
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how to conditionally show a field on standard Edit page layout w/o recordtypes or profiles

How to show any field in Edit Layouts (Not a VF) as per certain value of Field in salesforce. I know If this will be VF we can use rendered but in Object layout how to hide/show any field as per ...
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How to show different Detail page layout of a custom object on the basis of User's Profile's Field's value in salesforce

I have two layouts for a custom object i.e. "Company__c". Now I wan to use a layout according to the selection of a pick-list value in user profile i.e. System Administrator. Lets say I have two ...
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Is it possible to hide a section/ field in service console view vs normal application view?

Looking to hide a section/ field in console view but should be visible in normal detail view. Is there a way to achieve this ? Thanks
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Single Visualforce page to be added in two different Object Page layout

I have VF Page which needs to be added to 2 different Object's Page Layout section. I am not able to refer the VF page unless VFP's StandardController attribute refers to the Object. Is there any way ...
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How do I customize the page layout for adding new accounts

How do i customize the page layout for just the page that renders when I am adding a new account?
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Service Cloud Console sidebars issue - overridden “New” standard page with custom VF page

Quick example to reproduce issue: Create custom object Address__c with lookup to Account. Add Address__c as a related list to Account standard layout. Go to Address__c page layout, click edit, click ...