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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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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In 1st picklist I want all org names & in 2nd picklist I want all classes associated with selected org [closed]

Where we need to save all Org names ? From there we have to access classes of that Org & show class names of that Org in picklist. In 1st picklist all Org names & in 2nd picklist I want all ...
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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: ...
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Multi select picklist values appear in much smaller font

I'm having some strange behavior with a multi-select picklist. When I first try to inline edit the multi select picklist, the values are in a very small font. However, if I click out and click back ...
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How to give custom labels for picklist values in salesforce?

i created custom labels from vf page, But i didn't create some custom labels for pick list values in my vf pages.. How to create custom labels for pick list values in salesforce?? any body help me ...
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Dynamic values for picklists depending on profiles

I am building a piece of functionality where I need to filter a picklist depending on the user profile that access the functionality. The behavior I want to build is the following: User with specific ...
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REST API: How to insert values for picklist and lookup field types?

Introduction Hello, I'm working on synchronising data from a MySQL database into Salesforce using the REST API. I've got as far as inserting basic text values, but for complex field types such as ...
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Validation Rule for Changed Value

I'm working on a validation rule that looks at a certain field to see if the Prior Value of that field contains ".com". The requirement is that users should not be able to change a picklist value if ...
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How can I “close” a Task from the REST API/Apex

Since all picklist values for the Status field on Tasks are configurable I don't think I can simply set the Status to "Completed" as that picklist value could have been deleted/renamed. I tried ...
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Check for a picklist value using SOQL

I have the following SOQL and I only need values from Risk__Actions__r WHERE Risk__Status__c(Picklist) equals to 'Open'. But current way i'm doing displays an error. no viable alternative at ...
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How to use Data Category Visibility in a data category picklist that generated from code

Problem description: I have a picklist for data categories which I am generating dynamically from apex code, currently because I'm doing it from code using Schema.describeDataCategoryGroups and ...
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Picklist refresh taking long time for European Users

Kinda weird issue :) We have three picklists in Case object (Queue/Type/Area). Queue drives Type...Type drives Area. This picklist refresh for Type and Area is quite fast (1-2 secs for users in ...
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Validation Rule Lead Category required based on Lead Source selection

I have Lead Source as a picklist with these options (Distribution Partner, Personal Referral, Event/Trade Show, TBP Event, Website, Other) I have created a custom text field called Lead Category. I ...
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How to match a value in a child record with a parent record field value?

I am trying to create a workflow that allows 2 cross object, custom, picklists to match each other. However, when I create a workflow, there is nowhere for me to add a formula. Not sure if there is a ...
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Set value of a dynamic picklist on VF page load

I have overridden the new Opportunity page with a Visualforce page, which means there are 3 main routes for the Opportunity to be created: From an Account page From a Contact page From an ...
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Set default value for a picklist filter in skuid page

Question I've got a table of search results for a skuid page I'm building and have added a filter for a "type" picklist field. Everything is working just fine, but I'd like to be able to default the ...
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Check if there is any common string in Two List<String>, or in Picklists

I have two multiselect picklists Assume - First__c and Second__c I want to check if there is any common string between them e.g. First__c = 'First,Second,Third'; ...
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Metadata API : How to get the translated values of picklists of my object

Wanna get the translated values of picklists of my object? How can I get them in Apex. I tried using Metadata APi but invain. Can anyone suggest me?
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How can I convert formula to APEX trigger?

I have already exceeded my 5000 compilation code, now I want to create trigger for following formula from custom object. Formula 1 (Custom Field = Package Fee) IF(ISPICKVAL(Package_Option__c,"One ...
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Picklist field in Salesforce 1

I´m building a simple visual force page that is showed only if user get access to Salesforce with Salesforce1 mobile Application. I´m having problems with the picklist: <apex:inputField ...
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How to Populate text field values onto a lookup/picklist?

Subscribe system object has a text field "legacy ID". 1 account can have many unique legacy ID. I have a new object Sub Details wherer I want to populate a picklist/lookup containing all legacy ID ...
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Creating a formula using a picklist and two checkboxes?

I'm looking to create a formula that returns different values depending on whether or not two boxes are checked, but only when a certain picklist value is selected. Meaning if a different picklist ...
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Picklist with different value and name

Is it possible to create a custom picklist field with different value and name. Eg on the page layout Orange,Banana value saved in db 0,1. Thanks
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Rendered not working translated picklist value radio buttons

Im trying to translate visualforce page. I have used custom labels to built the page. the page is translated good. For picklist values I used the below code, the picklist values are also translated ...
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Can a trigger be created to take the chosen multi-select picklist values and display them with a number field to add time spent on each choice?

I have a multi-select picklist on a Task record that has about 22 choices for the reps to choose from. They now want to assign time spent on each of the selected choices from the picklist. I don't ...
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Boolean Field v. Yes/No Picklist

Consider two fields with the following types: checkbox/boolean picklist with "yes" and "no" as valid values along with validation that forces one of the two values to be picked, effectively making ...
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How do I deactivate a picklist option in Professional Edition?

I have a picklist on Opportunities called "Demo Set By", which lets us recognize the Sales Development Executive who set up a demo (not the same as the owner of the opportunity, which is the Account ...
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Uploading values into Country,state picklist

Can we upload values into country state picklist under Data Management? If i'm not wrong i think we can enforce the values using workbench.
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problem creating a dependent picklist

I want a user to be able to firstly select a value from a picklist and then to be able to select values in a lookup. For example, if the user selects the value "campaign" from the lead source ...
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Language Translation for picklist values in VF Page

There are 2 picklist fields in my VF page. I successfully translated the whole VF page using custom labels (into Spanish), but the picklist values are not translated. How to translate them? Here's ...
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How we change dependent picklist drop down value to input field value?

i have one controlling picklist Type and value is Hourly and Fixed. If i choose hourly then it show value Rate, Hours per week and Duration. And if i choose fixed then it show Prize and Duration As a ...
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Change field visibility based on Opportunity picklist value

When i select stage picklist value as "Closed Lost" in Opportunity, then i want show text fields. By-default these text fields will be hide. I tried so many ways but i didn't get. tried using ...
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Visual Workflow: Cannot get choices to display properly

I am very new with VWF's and do not have any coding knowledge. I am trying to create a flow where my users can lookup a contact, view the existing information, and then update any changed information ...
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Creating Picklist based on a other text field value

I have a list of questions (150+). Each question has a particular type of answer and some of the answers can be picklists. Now I want to create the response picklists based on the question, how can I ...