A picklist is a field type in Salesforce that contains a list of values from which a user may select a value. A picklist is represented as a drop-down box in the UI.

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Set State picklist value in Mailing Address for a contact with a formula?

I'm importing CSV data from another system into SalesForce. The field for State is going into a custom text field. Then I have workflow rule with Field Updates to populate the built in address and ...
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How to Loop the values using HTML for below code

<apex:selectOptions> <apex:selectList value="{!phonetype}" size="1" style="width:206px"> <apex:selectOptions value="{!phonetypelist}"> </apex:selectList> ...
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De-activating Case assignment rules when deploying a field-type change

I have a custom field on the Contact object. And I changed it from picklist to multi-select picklist. This was referenced in Assignment rules. When I deployed this to another Sandbox, even though I ...
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Picklist value change

I have a status picklist in a custom object as open/shipped pending/invoiced/rejected. The new options should be Open / Shipped / Delivered / Cancelled. Can I use replace picklist values for this ...
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Partner picklist restricted by record type

Salesforce Accounts can have "Partners", eg Supplier, Agent, Client, Advertiser and so on. Is it possible to restrict the picklist options for a Partner based on the Account record type? Eg if I ...
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How do I use describelayout() to get case picklist values and dependencies?

We have custom picklists for product, issue, resolution etc on our cases. These fields have a lot of dependencies on one another (issue category, issue subcategory). I'm wondering if anyone has an ...
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available Picklist values changed when modified from Apex

When creating new view for listing objects within standard Salesforce I can set the filter criteria. It is possible of course to filter by some picklist value. The value can be entered manually or ...
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Get a list of Pick List Values

Via the SOAP API, can I get a list of the Pick List values from an Objects Field's type that is a pick list? For example, The Object Opportunity has a field called Type which is a Picklist. I would ...
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Why do some leads have a 'lead source' value which is not in the picklist?

I just inherited a salesforce account from a previous owner, which is integrated with a number of custom forms and services. I'm not clear on all of the details to be honest, but I think this is a ...
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Mass Delete Picklist values

I'm trying to find an automated way to mass delete picklist values. I had a look at the following ways to accomplish this but without success: Force.com IDE: Deleting the picklist values in the ...
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How to write a formula containing multiple picklist fields that populates a % field each time picklist marked “completed”

IF(ISPICKVAL( X2_1_1_Team_Cleared_o_Work_Onsite__c , "Completed"), 0.33, IF(ISPICKVAL( X3_1_4_Chief_Scribe_Training__c , "Completed"), 0.66, IF(ISPICKVAL( x3_4_2__c , "Completed"), 1, null))) ...
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Tool for Modifying Picklist Values

Is there any tool available for exporting/importing/updating/deleting picklist values ? I checked whether it is possible to do via data loader and unfortunately I found that i could not do that...:(
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Error Adding values to pickslist on apex with metadata

i'm trying to add a new value to a picklist every time a trigger is executed, but now i'm stuck in front of a wall that i can't pass through due to the fact that i don't understand why i'm getting ...
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Updating Picklist value trigger

I need some help creating a trigger Aim : Every time a task is created which meets criteria ( See below) then change the status from “Not started” to “Completed” The trigger should only fire if it ...
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How to detect picklist change in workflow criteria

I have custom picklist field on account, let us say follow_up_days__c. I want to create a workflow whenever the field follow_up_days__c is changed, sfdc should send email to email of account I am ...
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How can I add a new value to a picklist using APEX?

I have queries pulling all of the information correctly but what I can't seem to find was a way to add new options to a picklist using APEX. I currently have Package__c.Products__c.add(new ...
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Help Text ONLY on a specific picklist value

is it possible to display a help text exclusively on the default PickList value as set on a custom object? Thank you for your help, I.
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Display default picklist value as Read-only on Custom Object

I am fairly new to Salesforce and recently came across an interesting problem for which I have been trying to find a solution. My app has a Custom Object called MyCustomObject__c with a VF named ...
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Image Formula Field Isn't Working

I would like an image to show based on the "Rating" field picklist value. I keep getting syntax errors. Here's what I have. IMAGE( IF(ISPICKVAL(Rating, ...
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Retrieve List of picklist values in a Set

I got the following variables(Custom Labels referring to picklist values), and a get method to retrieve List of picklist values of a field. I need to retrieve those List of picklist values in a Set. ...
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Picklist Values Synchronizing across objects

Good afternoon I am hoping someone can help. I have spent the last couple of hour’s researching the different possibilities and I am none the wiser Aim – If a value is added to the following field ...
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Using Custom Labels in a Class

I have the below If statements using some hard coded strings and I want to make them use as custom labels. I have created custom labels with the same String names as given below. So how can I make ...
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Dependent Picklist feature in Data transfer object

I have a DTO to do mass updates on few objects. Now here for TSF custom object I have two picklists one depending on another. say PICKLIST A has values X, Y, Z. If it is X , values shown for PICKLIST ...
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Why Custom Field's (Picklist - Data Type) values are not appearing on VF Page(PageBlockTable-Column)?

I am new to SFDC and started development in Apex and Visualforce Page with tutorials and online samples. So, here what I have tried and got stuck at the point. What I am trying to achieve: 1. In VF ...
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toLabel() in aggregate query

I am using the toLabel function in an aggregate query, but it doesn't return the translation of the picklist value. I have changed the language of the user to Dutch and executed the following query: ...
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Hide/unhide sections based on the Account type pick list

I am new to Salesforce and came up with a problem regarding the account page layout On the account detail we have the account type based on : client, supplier and customer. When it comes for the ...
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Weird Behavior in Picklists

I have a custom object (Expense__c) which has the following picklists (Type__c & Sub_Type__c). Sub_Type__c is a dependent picklist based on Type__c. When I use the following anonymous apex ...
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Creating a centralized place for picklist

I would like to get a suggestion on centralizing pickilst values. In salesforce, we need to define picklist values in each object for same kind of fields. For example, i want to add 'status' field in ...
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How do I assign a numeric value to a picklist text value and multiply by a number field?

I have a picklist with 4 text values. I want to assign a numeric value to each text value. I then want to multiply the chosen value by a number field. Can anyone help me with the syntax? Picklist ...
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Salesforce Picklist If Formula

I need some help. I need to create a formula to say If field “Type” = Email, then field Nature_of_Meeting__c is not required. If “Type” Is any other value then Nature of Meeting is required. Field ...
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Prepopulate visualforce picklist and checkbox from URL parameter without custom controller

I am trying to pass a number of parameters to a form using javascript and was successful following the post here: Prefill visualforce inputfield from URL parameter without custom controller ...
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Multiselect picklist's Selected Values are not getting reset on Instantiate Object

I have 2 vf pages, On first page the values which has been selected by user need to be remained in second vf page. On second page values of two fields are disable user can't make selection of it. ...
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picklist value filters in list view showing all values despite record type

I have set a support process with different values for a picklist field based on record type. RT x shows only values 'a', 'b' and 'c' for field__c and RT y shows only values 'aa', 'bb' and 'cc' for ...
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Different Page Layouts from picklist

I am trying to create 2 different Page Layouts depending on picklist. For example. 1.If One value from that picklist is selected Active or Active with Dev. Work Only Then the section Publisher ...
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Options for universal pick lists?

Is there any strategy for implementing global lookup lists (universal pick lists) ? There is a long standing request (for 7 years) for this, and it is something that I am used to having in Dynamics ...
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Picklist Value not populating in disabled fields

I have picklist value.I have used dynamic picklist for this.I disabled it for some profile.When I create/edit/save for the profile users those can edit this field is coming good.The record getting ...
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Multi level multi select dependent picklists

I have an interesting question which I am having trouble solving. The table below will show you better what I have to do. Based on a multi-select picklist (column OU in the table above) the user is ...
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Multi-select picklist to give additional value

I am trying to edit one formula to have one additional value in the specific result. Basically I've added additional value in the multi-select picklist (N/A), and I want that value to give the same ...
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Adding new values to Custom Picklist (PHP Toolkit)

I'm using the PHP Toolkit for integrating a web application with my Salesforce account. I have this custom object: Individual__Choice__c that contains this custom Picklist: Primary_Option__c ...
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Unique Picklist Values

I have a visualforce page that allows customers to schedule an appointment with me. The fields I have are subject, description, date, and time. Since I'm only available at certain time blocks ...
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Translating the picklist values in salesforce used in wrapper class

I have a picklist field on a custom object who's values are translated using translation workbench. In my class I am using wrapper class and displaying the picklist value on a visualforce page using ...
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How to give custom labels for picklist values in visualforce page?

I have visual force page, in that i'l give custom labels for titles, command buttons, except Pick list values... Here my visual force page... How to give custom labels for pick list values in ...
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based on picklist value on a custom field populate an error

I have two custom ( Account Status & Unqualified-Reason) pick list under account object. If any one is selecting account status has 'Unqualified' ( picklist value) then they have to select any one ...
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Text field shows after picklist value is sellected

I am curious if this thing is possible to do on page layout. If i select some value from picklist/checkbox the text field should show up on page layout.
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Picklist formula with OR condition

I want to create a formula field (Value__c) where I have to display 4 different texts (A, B, C, D) depending on another picklist field's value. I am trying to add an OR condition on my formula but its ...
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Multi Languge picklist values on visuaforce

I have a picklist field and a for.com site where i am rendering the picklist values.Now as the site is multi lingual i want to render the localized picklist values based on the portal user language. ...
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Multiselect Picklists with many values

I have several fields in my org that require picklists with many values. Examples of values include countries, langauges, NAICS codes and the like. Multiselect picklists are limited to 150 choices, ...
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I just want to display the values in picklist on VF Page

String soql = 'Select '+ pickField +' From '+ pickobjects; list<SObject> sObj = new list<SObject>(); sObj = Database.Query(soql); now i want to put the values of the list sObj into a ...
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Enable/disable fields on create page based on picklist value using reRender

I'm creating a Hospital Management application that has a custom object GH_Patient__c. There is a picklist field GH_Patient_Type__c which has 2 values - In-Patient and Out-Patient. My Requirement is ...
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Is there any way to add more values in picklist, without using MetaData API?

I want to add values in picklist, other then default values which are given at the time of creation of custom object field with data type Picklist. Suppose I created a custom object named: ...