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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Dependent Picklist not showing values

I have below requirement where on Custom Object Marketing_Information_HS__c, there is a custom picklist Title_HS__c whose values depend on Record Type of the object. Also there is Rep_Segment_HS__c ...
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Restrict picklist values to show based on recordtype

I have a custom object Marketting_Information__c. There I have a picklist field Title. Now I have an apex page where User selects a particular Record Type from Drop-down and based on that I have to ...
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Multiple Record picklist to one contact multi picklist

Scenario: I have one contact "John Doe" who owns multiple and different type properties. In the property object, each has a "Type" and "Sub-Type". In the "type" picklist, it includes Drugs stores, ...
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programmatically selecting picklist item dependent value

I am writing a program which reads data from CSV text files and attempts to upload data into my organization's Salesforce account. I am writing this console application in C# and with my ...
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Fetching picklist values based on record type

Is there any way to fetch picklist values based on a record type. I am wondering how salesforce does it. I am fetching list of record types via ForceTK, next i want to fetch picklist values based on a ...
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Deleting a Picklist value affects Historical data on Reports ?

I need to delete a picklist value. Will that affect my previous data in the reports ? What will happen to the records that previously used this value ? FYI - I don't want to replace the value with ...
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Updating the picklist values in VisualForce/apex controller

Is it possible to have two control fields for a picklist field?Can we achieve it by Visualforce? I have three fields.Sold (Checkbox), Onsite (Picklist) and FlagStatus(Picklist). If Sold field is ...
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pick list selection validation on vf page

I have a custom field pick list. when a particular picklist value is selected(on edit mode of a vf page) and save the page it show show up an error message, how this can be achieved?
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Picklist value selection that will populate formula field date

I am trying to make a formula date field with will show Today's date ifa specific picklist value is selected. Here is what I have come up with IF(ISPICKVAL(Debit_Success__c , "Suspended"),TODAY()) ...
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How to add new values to a picklist from apex code [duplicate]

Is it possible to add new values to a picklist from apex code. I my trigger I am getting a set of picklist values now I need to add all these values to a picklist field on my object. Please help me ...
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Picklist Values in Dynamic Lightning Components

Is there an out-of-the-box solution to populate record-type specific picklist values when creating a picklist dynamically (in a Lightning Component) that references an sObject field? At this point ...
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How to write Address.settings in order to implement Country Picklists via Metadata API (eclipse)?

In order to implement Country Picklists on standard address fields I'm following the documentation here: ...
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Restrict Access to Accounts based on a pick list value

We have a pick list field in Account object. Values of the picklist are X and Y. Now I would like to hide or restrict access to records which have picklist value as X for certain profile called ...
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Text field to Picklist

Is it possible to push the value of a text field into a picklist without using a trigger in salesforce?
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Create Picklist Values by workflow update

Can I create picklist values dynamically by Workflow updates? In a custom object picklist values need to be populated with Account Names dynamically after creation of an Account. Please let me know ...
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Is it possible to retrieve picklist values from SalesForce using SOQL?

I am using a .NET library - SalesforceMagic - for communication with SalesForce. I use a SalesForce API user credentials and pass data to and from via a SOQL query. It all works fine. Now, there are ...
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Hide/Show a section in a Page based on the picklist

Is that possible without creating VF page to hide/show certain fields in the page? So, I have custom object that in it I have picklist with items: Item 1 Item 2 Item 3 so based on the pick from ...
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Use wrapper class to handle multiple checkbox fields in a single object

I've been handed a task and I don't really know where to start: I have a set of checkbox fields in one object. These fields do not work well when I want to create a new View in Salesforce. Each ...
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targeting screen for line item

I have custom object line item which is a child object of opportunity.For any line item i have some targeting fields like age, gender etc. These fields are in Line item object. But i have a separate ...
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Capturing Only Date & Month for a Date in Salesforce

We have a requirement to capture only "Date" & "Month" for a field (for e.g. Birth Date). We don't want to capture birth year. I think the best way to capture this in Salesforce would be by ...
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Get picklist values in apex in the order they were entered

I want to get the picklist values of a picklist field in Apex. I use the someFieldResult.getPicklistValues(); function and that works fine. This gives me all the picklist values, in alphabetic order ...
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Control Picklist value for a profile with out record type

How can I restrict a picklist value to be shown for a profile without record type controlling?
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Picklist field is disabled but profile and layout shows editible

I have a picklist field on a custom object that is disabled (grayed out) when I am editing a record on that custom object for a user in a profile that should have write access to that field. I have ...
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Updating Picklist Values Case-sensitively

I would love to be able to update picklist values through the Metadata API. However, some of my changes are nothing but case-correction (e.g., replacing, "Hi there" with "Hi There"). I understand ...
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Status field on ContractLineItem not available for reporting

I am creating a custom report Type with Service contract as primary object, and ContractLineItem as secondary object (both standard objects). On ContractLineItem, i need to include "Status" field ...
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Updating picklist value based on the value of another picklist

I am finally getting close with my trigger. I at at the point where I need to take the picklist value from one field and update the same value into a picklist with the same value on an unrelated ...
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Codes and Values

We have clients that use a lot of codes in their day to day activity. Eg: Take a look at the UK Government Common Basic Dataset: ...
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Dependent picklist across objects

Scenario: I have a Visualforce Page on which users create Quote Line Items based on a custom search function. First, they select the product. Next, they fill in some values that come from a FieldSet, ...
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How to create salesforce restricted picklist?

While creating a picklist or a multipicklist it is unrestricted by default.How do I change the picklist to a restricted picklist?
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Error on selecting value from dynamic picklist

I am getting error while selecting value from a dynamic picklist. The picklist values are generated on form load by selecting the distinct values for a field in an object. Class public ...
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Dependent Picklist

I have dependent picklist Of Country and State field. I want to fetch the State picklist values that are based on the Country picklist value. through schema.getDescribe()
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Exporting Picklist Values and the combinations [duplicate]

We have 3 different picklist fields in our Case object Queue/Type/Area Queue controls Type values. Type controls Area values. I would like to know whether there is a way to export picklist values ...
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Help With Code: Picklist field

The Country__c field in my second FOR loop is a picklist field. How can I change my code to work with picklist? Thanks in advance. trigger oppMarketAssignment on Opportunity(before insert, before ...
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Picklist return lookup as dependent

I have a request in the case object with fields: Requestor: Lookup user Are you the user affected? Picklist (yes/no) Then if the answer is YES = a field called User affected is filled with the ...
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SelectList disappears when the value is an object's picklist

I have a simple page with a form that is supposed to create a custom object. This custom object has several picklist fields. I can dynamically populate the selectLists, but when I give the selectList ...
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Custom Object Picklist to create a record on a different custom object

I have a Custom Object called Property (Property__c) that has a Sales Status picklist and another custom object called Proposal (Proposal__c) (I have more objects but we'll focus on one). There is a ...
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More than One value from pick list

I have to get records whose picklist value is x and y. I wrote a sqol in developer console I am not getting result. If I do separate search for x and y. I am getting result. else I am not getting any ...
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Dependent Picklist throw page error

I have a dependent picklist and controlling picklist both present on Apex Page. Still it throws below error. The dependent picklist 'Outcome' requires its controlling field 'Transaction Type' to be ...
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Retrieve picklist and its dependent field value email template

I'm newbie in salesforce and my first task is to create an email template with some conditionals. Then, this what I have: Object called Service Request, Picklist field called Sub Type 1 and 5 ...
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Workbench showing extra picklist value..Confused!

I recently changed the picklist values from open, ship, invoiced, rejected TO open, ship, deliver, cancel. If I check in detail field page, I can see the new 4 values, but when I query from ...
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Picklist value monitor

I have a custom object X where I have lookup of Y. Now in Y there are three values(Y1,Y2,Y3). For Y1, a picklist values in X would come up as X1,X2. For Y2, picklist values in X would come up as ...
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Validation Rule IF A Specific Picklist Value is Selected

I am trying to make a validation rule on Lead that will be for one profile and one role. The rule says that if the specific picklist value is selected and if one field in empty and then it should ...
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Using apex value retrived from Visualforce page in SOQL Query

Please help me figure out a way on how to solve this. The below query gives me error : Error: Compile Error: Didn't understand relationship 'contactData' in field path. If you are attempting to ...
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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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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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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 ...