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

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Can we hide fields on a person's profile page?

Specifically, I'd like to hide the Manager field. Is this possible? It doesn't seem to be so.
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User Permissions for Sharing Reports and Dashboards

I want to give specific profiles in my organization the ability to modify and use Dynamic Dashboards. According to this Salesforce Help Page, I need to give the following permissions to the ...
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Hide master record type

In Content Version, I have a record type say 'ABC' which is assigned to profile 'XYZ'. But when I log in as the profile XYZ, I'm getting a field called Record Type with the options 'General' and ...
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Record type in Content Version Object

I have a picklist in the Content Version object and I have a set of profiles. The values of the picklist must be restricted to each profile that is the values seen by one profile should not be seen by ...
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How to update field-level-security using Metadata-API via Apex (using MetadataService.cls)

I'm trying to grant FLS access using MetadataService.cls (found here https://github.com/financialforcedev/apex-mdapi) Assume there is a field Test__c on Account with no FLS permissions granted to ...
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Unable to Deploy file-based Custom Field / Profile Settings to Salesforce SOAP API

We've visited the following link, and followed the examples/instructions to no avail. https://developer.salesforce.com/forums/?id=906F0000000AVifIAG We originally utilized the CRUD-based SOAP API to ...
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How to access the “System Administrator” profile using Metadata-API via Apex (using MetadataService.cls)

I want to access the Standard "System Administrator" profile using MetadataService.cls (found here https://github.com/financialforcedev/apex-mdapi) Therefore I tried this ...
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Reports folder is not accessible to System Administrator

When I try to access the reports to create a report in a Developer org, I get the following message. I don't know what the problem is. Please help. The error is: You do not have the level of ...
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Allow user to delete records he does not own

I want to allow a user to delete all Jobs(custom object) even ones he doesn't own.Do I need to create a permission set. Please help!! Regards, Kunal
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Metadata for assigned Home Page Layouts

I've just created a customised Home Page Layout and assigned it to a couple of profiles. I now want that assignment to be deployable to other sandboxes via metadata. Is this possible? Or does this ...
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Query returns nothing when querying UserRecordAccess and filtering with ChatterMessage records

The query in the following screenshots works fine when UserId contains a System Administrator user Id (first screenshot) but returns nothing when the user's profile is a custom one (second ...
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Exclude Admin profiles from Apex Class

In no way am I a developer, but our SalesForce developer quit so I (an admin) have to add this functionality. Before the developer quit, he created an Export Compliance page, so when the user clicks ...
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Custom profile did not come through in the unmanaged package

I created an unmanaged package from my DE org which included two custom profiles. When I installed this package in another test DE org everything came through but the profiles. Even when I try to ...
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Create Child Record without modify all Data permission

need suggestion for below query, i have two object with master detail relation(Object A is Parent, Object B is Child) in one of my profile i have Object A is only Read access,and want to create ...
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DML not allowed on Profile

How can I update 'IsSsoEnabled' field on Profile to true for some specific profiles in schedule class which runs every hour? When I am trying to update it through apex code, it is giving the error ...
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Show reports in VisualForce Page through Apex [duplicate]

I want to generate reports in Visual Force through apex for a particular user. Does any one have a sample code or having any guiding tutorial to get start with this
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While moving custom profiles using eclipse from dev org to partner org found following errors [duplicate]

Unknown user permission: CanInsertFeedSystemFields Unknown user permission: ChatterInternalUser What could be the possible solution? Thanks in advance.
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Disabling @mention of a public group by certain profiles only in Chatter Salesforce

Is it possible to disable @mention of a public group in any post or comment by regular users ? Only particular profiles should be able to @mention the public group name. Please suggest.
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Meaning of Profile Login IP

Our company has multiple org, I just took possession one of those. I saw the following IP range in Profile Login IP range: 0.0.0.0 - 255.255.255.254. Is there a reasonable purpose to have that ...
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What should we create first Role or Profile ? Why?

Can anybody please provide me answer to the question that in reference to Roles, Profiles, User what should we should be created first? Should I create a Profile or Role? Does it really matter the ...
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Getting userprofileupdate timestamp in apex

I want to get time when user profile image gets updated. How can i get that in apex?
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Show that value using record type only to one profile “Application system administrator”

Can any one help me out? I have requirement for the Stage field has value called "Closed Lost", which has dependent pick list field Reason lost. Reason lost has value "Dupe opp", we want to show that ...
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Problem with displaying data?

I have created a custom profile from sys admin profile and assigned it to a user with salesforce license. Now, this user is unable view the data from a particular VF page. What could be possible ...
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How to clone a profile for a different license type in Eclipse

Looking to migrate some of our full Salesforce licenses down to Platform licenses and need to clone the custom profiles the users were on to be compatible with their new Platform licenses. Everything ...
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Retrieve App and Tab permissions from Profile in Apex without using Metadata Classes

I am looking for a way to retrieve App and Tab permissions from Profile in Apex. However, I do not want to do that with Metadata classes. Is there any way we can do this? Thanks in advance.
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Leaderboard component of the community

The Reputation Leaderboard component populates for users when they go to community without logging in. But when they login all entries from the Reputation Leaderboard component disappear. When the ...
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Salesforce Professional, Profiles

Just curious, my organization has some requirements to limit certain users from creating specific records etc within the standard objects of salesforce. Currently, because we are on professional ...
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access to dashboards and reports within folder

I created several reports with corresponding dashboards All the dashboards are located in same folder All the reports are located in the same folder I now want to give a user read only (run) access ...
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Error while deploying profiles

While deploying profiles, I get this error: Cannot update: userLicense Although, in the new profile definition, I have the same user license type like the current profile definition. Can someone ...
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how to analyze salesforce profiles, roles and permission set?

An org with 600+ users, 500+ roles and 70 profiles. my job is clean up the role and profile in system manner. to be specific, I need to analyze each profile and role to understand and compare similar ...
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RecordType field permissions in Metadata of Profile

I have one doubt -- Let say I have metadata of one profile = "abc.profile" Custom object = "Custom_object__c" Fields in it = Field1__c Standard Field = Record Type Now If I see MetaData of my ...
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How to retrieve Record Type settings from profile(for 3 Objects-Account,Contact &Case)

Requirement:I need to Retrieve RecordType Settings(for 3 objects only-Account,contact,case) from Profile. I have almost 300 profiles needs to be retrieve. Is there any tool or query so i can retrieve ...
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Ant Deployment - other types to include with Profiles

So when using Ant/Force.com Migration Tool I gather that if you include Profiles in your package.xml, then related things such as Field Level Security will only be included if the relevant ...
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Access to Set Up Menu

Can someone tell me what permission/profile setting determines whether that person will be able to navigate to "Set up" page or not ? Surprisingly I am unable to find answer to this in a simple ...
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List of all profiles for a given permission on a given object

Is there any way (Apex or SOQL) to get list of all the profiles with "Modify All" access for a given object ?. For example I am interested in all the profiles in my org which has the "Modify All" ...
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How page layout assignments are evaluated

I'm fairly new to salesforce. So please bear with me if this question turns out to be quite basic. I've been doing the migration project from salesforce to Dynamics CRM online and one of the modules ...
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How to compare Field Level Security for 2 or more profiles

How to compare Field Level Security for 2 or more profiles. Requirement: I need to compare field level security for profiles. Is there any tool on app-exchange to achieve this requirement.if not then ...
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User with no access to child object can create records?

I have two objects Parent__c and Child__c with parent-child relationship. OWD settings for Parent__c is Public Read/Write and for Child__c it is Private. The User1 has Read/Write/Delete/Edit access ...
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change permission sets from visualforce

I am looking to change permission sets from visualforce UI and not through Setup. Any ideas of how to achieve this.?
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Identity Connect can't locate profile from Salesforce

I have identity connect installed and it works fine. Now I want to add a mapping: (From AD to Profile) In Salesforce I have created: Profiles: Floor Manager - Force.com - App Subscription license ...
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Retrieving profile definition

This question was asked earlier... about an year back, but the response was No. I wanted to see if there is any change. If we want to retrieve the entire profile definition, we need to retrieve the ...
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Profile with only one object permission

I need to create a profile which has only read access for only one custom object. I dont want to provide any other object access for this profile. The problem i am facing is that while creating a new ...
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Remove Account Deletion from Profiles

I'm trying to edit user profiles to not allow account deletion in SalesForce. Whenever I edit the profiles and uncheck the Account deletion checkbox and save it, it doesn't save. How are you suppose ...
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Create SQL query with tracking and attribute data

We're currently using SFMC's out of the box profile attributes and we're trying to find a way to marry that data with the user's open and click data. Is the only way to do this through a data ...
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What is the best way to retrieve profiles from a Salesforce org?

PS: There are other questions with the same subject line, but the question is different. Please don't mark it as duplicate. It seems to retrieve the entire profile definition, we need to retrieve ...
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Community User Should See his Records

I have created a community. Cloned a Profile with license Customer Community. When i login into as an customer I see all the Accounts. I want to change this. User should see only related account and ...
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Custom Field is inactive/inaccessible but with proper FLS

I have a custom picklist field(Program__c) in Account object which is Visible to System Admin profile. However when a System Admin opens an Account record, its appears inactive/inaccessible. Here is ...
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Permission Set - Enabling Access not working

We have two profiles P1 & P2. P1 has the "Transfer Record" permission enabled whereas P2 does not. But we have created a new permission set in which we added users who have P2 profile and enabled ...
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Why is this trigger to prevent event deletion not executing correctly?

I have written this trigger which is supposed to prevent a user (unless they are a system administrator, marketing director or telesales) deleting an event of type 'Telemarketing Appointment'. But ...
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how to upload contact/lead profile image through REST API?

I have byte array data of user image and what is best way to upload contact/lead profile photo and what is the REST API for uploading the same. I have also social site photo url. is there any API to ...