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

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Getting Page Layout associated to a Profile/RecordType

Is there an object we can query to know which page layout is associated to a particular Profile/RecordType match?
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Community: different landing pages for different portal profiles?

I have a client using Customer Portal licenses with Community. They have two profiles for customer portal users. They want a different landing page (Visualforce page) for each profile. I've been ...
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INSUFFICIENT_ACCESS_ON_CROSS_REFERENCE_ENTITY when subscribing role members to a record

I created a trigger that on a record creation (Custom sObject), subscribes all the createdBy role members to the record. This code seems to work just fine when executed by a sys admin, but it throws ...
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Class is not visible in managed package

I have created a VF page and extensions for VF page a extension. I am using custom object as standardController and create a field set in the object which I am using in the VF page. On this VF page ...
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Install Canvas app managed package to Professional and Group edition

I developed a canvas app that display a custom section in the account's page, so that I uses: canvas app virtualforce page page layout profiles (to assign which users can see the application) I ...
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Invalid parameter type error while deploying custom profile

We tried to deploy a custom profile from one dev org to another org using changeset. It fails on validation on the destination org and we get an error message invalid parameter type. Would any body ...
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sharing opportunities with partners

Is there a way of sharing opportunities that are not closed with specific license type or profiles? I want to be able to share only closed opportunities with my partners.
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Account sharing rule not working in apex code

I've set up Account sharing rules so that if a checkbox field is false, Accounts are Read/Write for All Internal Users. I have a Profile (thisProfile) where all CRUD operations are ticked, but not ...
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Programmatically check profile login hours

I need to create a routine that records the accumulated amount of time spent by the user when he changes the case status from A to B, but i need to take in account the login hours of his profile to ...
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Is it possible to access the full profile picture in a custom Apex class without a callout?

Haven't been able to find anything useful online about this yet... I'm looking to have my app call my existing custom Apex and get the profile picture from that class. I do not want to get the picture ...
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“CreateWorkBadgeDefinition” error using Ant deploy on a profile?

When using the Ant deploy tools to deploy the System Administrator (Admin) profile into a Spring '14 sandbox, I get this error reported: Error: profiles/Admin.profile(Admin):The user license ...
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Supported solution for querying standard profile names for multilingual user base?

Has anyone figured out how to call the standard profile by name and still be language agnostic? Standard profiles get translated at run time and all options I can think of seem to be workarounds and ...
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How to assign different record types to different users of the same profile

I have a scenario: There are two groups of users in the same profile, Group A and Group B. I have two Record Types on a custom object, say R1 and R2. The Record Type R1 is the record type assigned to ...
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Is it possible to “turn off” translation for Apex processes?

It was recently brought to my attention that for our clients, SalesForce translates profile names (such as "System Administrator") which causes errors when the Apex code attempts to check profile ...
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Is it possible to limit access to records based on profile's region?

currently system admin profile for all countries USA, India, China. Can we have custom system admin profile only for one country like usa, in which he isn't able to access the other country records ...
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How to do Mass Profile Updates

I have a configuration question. We have 5 profiles : P1, P2, P3, P4, and P5 1 Custom Object : Object1. I want to grant the "Edit" permission to the P1 profile for Object1, and "Real All" for the ...
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External users and standard profiles

In the Spring 14 release notes are the following two points: "Object permissions for contracts have been added to standard profiles. If your organization uses contracts and Communities, note that ...
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Executing Apex code in controller only for specific profile

How to execute Apex code in controller only for specific profile, like System Administrator? So that when other users visit Visualforce page, the code block would not be skipped?
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Overriding default profile for new customer portal users

I am attempting to use my portal to check a contact's field to specify which profile I would like them to posses. Right now a User can only be created if you have entered a value that matches a ...
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All users in same profile are able to access the custom button made of Vf page but one user is unable to:

All users in the same profile are able to access a custom button made of a visual force page except one user. when this user hits the button the below error has been occurring. Unable to Access Page ...
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What's the best policy for managing Knowledge Article Data Categories?

We need to begin controlling Knowledge Articles by Data Category. Anyone have experience on using Roles vs. Profiles? Our idea is to strip access from Roles and provide access via the Profile ...
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Granting app-specific permissions

We have a Visualforce Contact page in our managed package where there are a number of Actions, e.g. Go to VF page 1 Go to VF page 2 Render component Execute this javascript Right now we have ...
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profile missing list of enabled apex classes and VF pages

I'm developing a managed package and I have a test EE org provisioned from the partner portal. I made an update to a profile there and when I pulled down the latest metadata all of my apex class and ...
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How to hide new task button in home page of an user of a specific profile?

I want to hide 'New Task' button in home page of user of a specific profile.Please suggest. Appreciate any help!
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How to deploy custom User Permissions with Packages?

Context: I have created a simple salesforce application with both standard and custom objects. Also i have created three different profiles for different permission levels. Now i want to package my ...
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How to restrict user from assigning task to one specific profile users

I want to restrict users from assigning tasks to a group of user belong to one profile.How can I do that?
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Insufficent Priviliges to access the User related Contact(Lookup) record

If i am having a User as a OverageHighVolumeCustomerPortal profile, it contains the Contact Lookup field. If i clicks the Contact Lookup then it throws the error like this: Insufficient Privileges ...
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The contact of the portal user couldn't be viewed from the user record details

I'm trying to view contact of the portal user from the user object in sandbox, but can't view it and I get the following error: You do not have the level of access necessary to perform the ...
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Input Field Visibility based on Profiles in VF Page

I have Created a VF page to display the data in a table, based on the Search which will be given in the input Text box.I need to make the text box visible only for the admin profile and make it hidden ...
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Limit who can add/edit specific contact roles

I have a feeling I know the answer is No, but wanted to check if anyone had any luck or quick workaround to my issue. We use Account Contact Roles, but we want to allow specific profiles to add/edit ...
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Salesforce query on profile not working on user language change

I have a query on profile like profilename = [Select name from profile where id=:userinfo.getUserprofileid ].name Now I have a check in VF page like profilename == 'System Administrator' . this ...
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Where else I can see the subtab app other than chatter profile?

Below is the text from salesforce help Subtab apps are the various sets of tabs available on specific pages, such as users’ profile pages. Is there any use case of having subtabs under user ...
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Visualforce Page Not Visible

I have developed a visualforce page and a controller for that. Then I uploaded the change set including both of them with the required profiles. But when the change set deployed in the production ...
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Can we check in Apex code whether a particular profile has access on a class or Page

Can we check in Apex code whether a profile has a permission on a particular class or page?
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User with read only profile updates records

I have an old test created by my predecessor which is checking that user with read only profile should fail to update records. After I made changes for my project this test fails - user with read only ...
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One of my user getting the task automatically with nulll details

One of my user getting the task automatically with null details .there are two to three fields in tasks are compulsory .i am sending the photo copy to look show how it is .can we able to find out.from ...
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How do I reassign a user to another profile?

I've recently taken over control of Salesforce without any prior experience with it. I've learned some Apex and am trying to deploy it from sandbox to production but it appears my sandbox User has ...
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'Guest' vs 'Guest User License' in sites?

When I first set up a site, I am always given the option to have the the type of new site be 'Guest' or 'Guest User License'. I have not been able to find any documentation on what the difference is. ...
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What are the required permissions to Approve a record in salesorce?

I am submitting a record to Approval through Apex code. I want to check if the User has the access to Approve record. Does the User needs to have edit access on that record?
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How to write the validation rule with following criteria

AND( ($Profile.Name ="France User"), OR( (OR(Max_Quantity__c < Asked_Quantity_Number__c , 'Max_Quantity__c'=='Asked_Quantity_Number__c')), OR(Max_Quantity__c < BatchQuantity_Number__c , ...
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Lost admin ability to edit profiles

Before, I was able to edit all profiles, but now i lost the edit button to profiles. Is there is any setting involved in this or did I do something wrong? I am a system administrator, I am able to ...
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How can I deploy objects without their profile permissions?

I would like to deploy a bunch of objects from a sandbox to Production. However, I am not yet ready to give permission to the users to use these new objects. Therefore, I do not want to deploy ...
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How to change profile licence type

Is there any way to change the Profile licence type by editing the profile? Is there any other way to change the profile licence without creating a new profile from scratch?
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Can we make SFDC report with Profile object.

I want to create SFDC report on Profile object. I could not find standard report on profile object and neither Custom report can be created on this . Is there any way to report this. ?
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How can I get LastModifiedbyName in Profile/

I am creating a table with all profiles and users who last modified the profile. Profile p = [select Name, lastmodifieddate, lastmodifiedbyId from Profile]; LastModifiedByName column is not ...
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Disable Data Loader by Profile

Is it possible to disable the data loader based on profile (or role)? We have some non-tech users who like to use the data loader for bulk updates, unfortunately, they are also making mistakes when ...
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how to use SOQL to find View Encrypted Data on a Profile

Does anyone know how to use SOQL to verify if a profile has permission to View Encrypted Data? The field is not on the Profile object. Some fields such as View Data Categories do reside on the ...
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Deploy questions

I have several questions regarding what can and cannot be done using Eclipse to deploy. In my next deploy I will be implementing some significant changes to our current schema. This was necessary ...
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Insufficient Privileges while impersonating an User in Salesforce

I have started to test my Managed app through different user Profiles. Manage User -> User_1 -> [Login] link near each user allowed me to impersonate any user Profile. This is a cool feature ...
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How can i know Profile permessions on an object

Suppose I have a profile PA_User and I want to know what kind of permissions(create, edit, view all, modify all etc) this profile has on Account, opportunity, PAUser (custom object) objects using ...