A profile contains user permissions and access settings that control what users can do within their organization.

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How can I upload/change user's profile image programatically or via API?

I know, that there is no way to mass-upload these images via dataloader as described here can I upload user's profile image via data loader ...
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Field access based on profile and record type

I searched for a while on Google and in here, but couldn't find an answer to my issue. I'm making an app just for testing, but I need to have a "General Employee" profile and a "Director" profile. ...
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Field accessibility in Profiles and Pagelayouts

I am learning salesforce administration basics.I have tried out access permission to one of the fields in the following ways. Profile Pagelayout Readonly Readonly editable Readonly Readonly ...
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How to give access to External users in salesforce

Need to configure external Users in salesforce. External users should not have access to Chatter. they should not see the chatter feeds. They should have access to only one app with ...
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Can I make Account Owner read only?

This is my issue Users assigned to a particular profile who cannot change the account owner. I went into the profile to set OwnerId to readonly and cant do it at profile level for some reason. ...
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Access on Record Type

I am currently not getting access to a particular Record Type ID though I have logged in from an User with System Administrator Profile. Can someone explain what to do to overcome this issue?
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How to change Profile's default App

I want to change All profile's default app to another app. I don't want to go on each profile then edit and then change default app. I want to change it for all profile at once.
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How to migrate Partner Portal Profiles to Partner Community

We're migrating our Partner Portal to Partner Community. In Salesforce.com, you cannot clone an existing Partner Portal Profile to a Partner Community Profile, as clone is only available for the same ...
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Create New Profile without many clicks

I wanted to create a new profile for user who only needed to have access on Account object to be able to see account records only without edit/create/delete permissions. I found that to create a new ...
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How does a Community & Site get linked to a guest profile?

I want to deploy a guest user profile to production without deploying the site it is related to. I then need to link this profile to the site in production. Is this possible? Advisable? Inconceivable? ...
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Groups - Profile cannot be added?

Is it possible to create a Public/Private Group, grouping few Profiles? I do not find an option to do so.
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Change Recordtype without Recordtype assigned to profile

Use Case We have RecordType ABC and RecordType DEF. RecordType ABC should be assigned to Profile A but Recordtype DEF should not. Like this, when a user assigned to Profile A creates a record, he/she ...
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Custom Object Feed - Posting Problem

We are working on a project where we use a few kind of Profiles. We have Two Visual Force Page which we are Using : chatter:feedWithFollowers entityId="{!Account.Id}" showHeader="true" For Viewing ...
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Missing option to create feed item in UI (Sandbox)

We've enabled Chatter in a sandbox but we do not see the option to actually create a new feed item in the UI, even as an Admin. I can create them via Apex so I don't believe this is a permissions ...
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Remove Manage external Account button permission

For one of the profile who do not have "Manage external Accounts" and do not have "Edit Self-Service Users" permission but still they can "Enable/Disable Partner Accounts". What am I missing? Thanks ...
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Provide access to visualforce page for all profiles

I am creating a visualforce page from apex, using the metadata api. To call the metadata api I am using https://github.com/financialforcedev/apex-mdapi MetadataService.MetadataPort service = ...
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Publisher Action that Posts to Chatter

I have a Publisher Action that posts to chatter on the Lead Object. This works fine when I am the System Admin however, I want this to work in a Community. Right now after the Community User clicks ...
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Related list visibility

I record meetings and emails etc against my accounts in Salesforce. Is it possible to create a profile that can see the related list entries, but not the actual content of the related list? I want ...
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Profiles and Permission Sets

Users are allowed to view all data within our Org, with one exception. Users in Region X are not allow to view leads from other regions but then can view any leads within their region. How do I set ...
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View All Data uncheck broken?

If for a profile in the System Permissions I check "View All Data" I can see that the View All Permission has been enabled for all objects in Objects Settings. If I go back to System Permissions and ...
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Preventing a class from firing based on the current user Profile?

I'm not certain how to make the below class, which is called from a trigger on Chatter posts, (it prevents users from posting in Chatter, unless related to a group, or a subset of Objects) also ...
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Profile Photo Dimensions Limit

I have a user attempting to upload a JPG that is less than 2MB (well within the 8MB limit) as a profile photo, but receives an error: Error: The photo's dimensions are too large. I've been able to ...
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Access Denied on Master Detail record

Here is my situation. I created the following objects as System Administrator. Object A - custom objects with only standard fields Object B - custom object with only a Master-Detail field to the ...
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Deploying profiles from two unconnected orgs

I wanted to know, if I could deploy some profiles from two orgs that are not connected, through Java - Ant procedure. Actually, one org is a sandbox and the other is a production/developer. The orgs, ...
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Connected App Access / Profile Metadata - Where is it?

I've been combing through the metadata and online documentation, and I cannot figure out where the Profile|Custom App Access values are stored!? Could anyone point me in the right direction? I've ...
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Profile Metadata Question - False User permissions

One of our QA steps for our release process, is to identify if configuration changes have happened in production, that may have effected our repository metadata, specifically in Profiles. While ...
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Make sections in a standard page collapsible by default on page load

Is there any way or workaround to Make sections in a standard page collapsible by default on page load ? This should work for all user profiles too .
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Aligning profiles between an enterprise environment and a developer one

I am trying to align 2 profiles, referring to my enterprise environment. In my starting environment, I have Read, Edit and Delete, in my Profile X, for Account object. When I try to modify the ...
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Trigger should restrict only for profiles that are outside of the list

Can anyone help me out .I have a trigger on Opportunitylineitem which gets fired on every profile .Now these are the profiles which are in the list 'System Administrator' && 'Custom Marketing ...
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Error: Insufficient Privileges while querying User or UserRole in a standard user context

I am running a couple of SOQL queriesthrough a Visualforce page. The queries simply look like: [SELECT Id, Name, UserRoleId FROM User WHERE Id = :UserInfo.getUserId()] [SELECT Id, Name, ParentRoleId ...
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Trigger not to fire for the following profiles

Can anyone help me out .I have a trigger on Opportunitylineitem which gets fired on every profile .Now the trigger should not get fired for few of the profiles like 'System Administrator' && ...
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Migrate to Sandbox 3 - Profiles from Sandbox 1, Objects from Sandbox 2

We have 3 sandboxes. Sandbox 1 - Profile object permissions are correct Sandbox 2 Profiles are incorrect, but all other config is correct Sandbox 3 UAT Environment, contains all change sets from ...
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Ant profile deployment - You cannot deploy to a required field Object_Name__c.Field_Name__c

I am getting the below error when I am trying to deploy a new profile: You cannot deploy to a required field Object_Name__c.Field_Name__c. I saw the solution posted here: Force.com IDE profile ...
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Restricting record level access in role hierarchy

If i set the OWD for Account as private and if i create a public group and add some users into that and create a sharing rule for giving read and write access to that public group then managers of the ...
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Profile Permissions v/s Org-Wide Defaults [closed]

If for a user profile permissions are read only on an object, and Org-wide defaults permissions on that object are public read/write then what can users with that profile access? How do these ...
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Profile Login IP Range Description Missing

I am missing the description field from the loginIpRanges for profiles. According to this doc (http://www.salesforce.com/us/developer/docs/api_meta/Content/meta_profile.htm#ProfileLoginIpRange_title) ...
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Is there a way to change the profile center URL?

In an email, if I want to redirect to a custom unsubscribe page, is there a way to change the value of the %%profile_center_url%% so that it goes to a new page instead of the default?
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AMPScript Joomla Custom Unsubscribe Page

I'm trying to create a custom profile center using the ET_Client API in Joomla. The documentation seems to be a bit hard to follow on the process that needs to be completed. I have the php code ...
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Is it possible to build a custom Profile Center using the SOAP API without Ampscript?

I have been able to read a Subscriber and list all the custom questions and the answer the Subscriber gave. What I need to do is list all the questions, know what kind of question (Yes/No, multiple ...
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Assign user from profile id when certain condition matches

I have a criteria where i need to select and assign user from particular profile when an 'if' condition matches in a trigger. Issue is the profile contains lots of users. I can select any user ...
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Pageblock Section is not getting rendered for different profile

I have a page in which one section should be rendered when one picklist value is selected. This working fine for system admin.But for other profiles the section is not getting rendered. ...
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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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Login IP ranges list

How do I get a list of the Login IP ranges specified in each profile of my org. The list that is obtained from the data loader from LoginIP obkect doesn't seem to give results for each profile.
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Visualforcepage security

I have a custom profile named Marketing Team and the assigned user is Sujal. In that profile, i enabled one visualforce page access to him. So accordingly, Sujal can now access that VF page. I have ...
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No such relation 'Profile' on entity 'User'

I'm running the following SOQL query: SELECT Profile.Name, Title FROM User WHERE Id = '<some id>' Most of the times it works fine, but for some users I get the following error (I guess it's ...
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Show Inactive Product records to user who does not have edit access

Is there a way to show inactive products to user who does not have edit access to same ? I could have given edit access to products on user's profile but then they will also have access to ...
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When do we need to use Apex Class permissions

My colleague and I were reviewing the Apex Class Security Overview. Per our understanding of the page, if a user does not have permission to access VisualForce page's controller, he should not be ...
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How to create user with High Volume Portal User profile

I am setting up communities in my personal org. But I am not able to create users with High volume Portal Profile. How to make this profile available for user creation?
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Retrieving Profile with all Components Permissions using Metadata API

We have an application which retrieve Profiles from an Organisation but if we retrieve profile without specifying custom object or other component in package.xml file then it doesn't retrieve ...
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Update Closed Opportunity Owner when validation rules/triggers otherwise prevent changes to closed Oppos

Scenario : If I update Account Owner then I want all its Opportunity Owner should be updated with the same, irrespective of its stage(Closed/Open). I want the new Owner Updations to be made on ...