Use relationships to associate an object with other objects in Salesforce.

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Relationship queries (parent-child)

I am new to Salesforce and I am struggling to get my head around the correct SOQL which correctly reference multiple tables. Some background: I have a custom field in Order Product called Teacher_c ...
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Workflow Creates Tasks not Related to any Records

I am the admin of an Org that I created a workflow for. The workflow is designed to create Follow Up tasks for the Sales users. I am getting a bunch (not all) of the tasks that have no record ...
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Master detail filter on transaction object based on M-D relation of master data

I have two custom object having Master detail relationship. These objects contain master data in my org Say Challenges and Actions. Here Challenges is master and Actions is detail object. Now i have ...
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Variable does not exist in relationship SOQL

I tried the following SOQL and tried to use the ProductCode but getting the error as given below. for(PriceBookEntry pbe: [Select p.UseStandardPrice, p.UnitPrice, p.ProductCode, p.Product2Id, ...
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Single query: fetch non empty folders

I'd like to know if it is possible to write a single SOQL query to pull all the Document Folders (I need only folder id) which are not empty.
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Display all the records instead of related record in a visual force page

I have a custom object as " gmod__Opportunity_Forecast__c " it has a look up relation with "product" object and api name is give as "gmod__Product__c". 1)Im querying on "gmod__Opportunity_Forecast__c ...
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Opportunity product and Quoteline item have the same behaviour

Can any one let me know .Opportunity has relatinship to opportunity product and quote object .Do opportunity product and quoteline item are related or do their have same behaviour or if different what ...
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Walking relationships in email templates in a workflow

I have a custom email address field on Account called Primary Email Address. We have also created a custom object off of account called Purchases. I want to be able to send an email to the Primary ...
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Mandatory child record when creating parent record

The standard object Account has a master-detail relationship with a child object called Address__c. In the Address__c object we store the various addresses an account might have. My question is as ...
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Get a list of territory names and assigned rule names

In this child-to-parent relationship query, I am trying to show the territory rule name (MasterLabel) from the RuleTerritory2Association child object: select ...
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Running query on two levels of parents and resulting column is not showing up (no error!)

I'm running a child-to-parent query in Workforce such as this person did - Child-to-Parent Query - [object Object] is the result. However (in Workforce) I am not getting an error, the resulting column ...
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How to create relationship between Custom object and Contact Object using SOAP API C#

I have created a custom object in Salesforce named Call_c. There is already a standard object in Salesforce named Contact There is a field named call_number_c__c in my Call_c and MobilePhone field ...
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Invalid Foreign Key Relationship when retrieving from class

I've a parent object (Product) and a child (Inventory). I'm trying to retrieve the value of the child object from a class that I've created. public class DisplayProducts { private Product__c ...
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How can I to take a child object from a parent and add it to a list?

Sorry that this is such a basic question, but i could not find out how to do this, I do not want to create a query, which is what most of the solutions i find on the internet are. Example: ...
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Best way to handle relationships to objects I cannot create look ups for?

I have an object and it needs to have a 1 - many reference to the Data Category used in knowledge base. We have a requirement to be able to configure which data categories show up on a given page. ...
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how to get Activity associated with a contact?

i want to get activities associated with a Contact..how it can be done..as per my knowledge there is no any relationship between activity and contact..so how can i acheive this please do reply Thanks ...
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How can I present display-friendly relationships?

I am creating an order management system in Salesforce. I have created a custom object called MyProducts which has the following fields: MyProductId (An autonumber field - MP-0001) Product Name ...
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Are SObjectField tokens safe in cross-managed package calls?

We have some code and SObjects and fields in a managed package that works when executed by other calls in that managed package as your would expect. The code looks like this. private SObjectField ...
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Visual Workflow: fast lookup with cross object criteria

I've created a visual work flow that has a fast lookup. The lookup basically finds the Account_Share records that have a parent account id equal to a variable. I'd like to take this a step further ...
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Query for a child's parent's child's child

Here's my question. I am trying to grab information on my child's parent's child's child. However i am not sure of the best way to go about doing this. Does anyone have any advise. In sort I'm ...
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Best way to query child, grandchild from parent

What is best way to display child, grandchild from parent or more than 1 level SOQL down. I tried to display grandchild of a parent record. Any reference would be great. Thanks
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Subquery returns parsing error

I am trying to fetch the currently logged in (customer portal) users details from their related contact field via SOQL. I have created what I believe is the correct SOQL statement however I am ...
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Relationship objects from the current object

I have 3 objects A, B and C. And B and C have lookup to A. I want to find all the objects which have lookup to the object A. I am able to get all the Child Relationships (using ...
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How to find object relations with the schema builder?

If I have 5 objects that are interrelated. How do i find their relationship (parent to child or child to parent) using the schema builder ? As of now i can see the relationship chart only if i know ...
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GetChildRelationships not finding contact lookups for custom object

I have a custom object with many custom fields. Some of these fields are lookups to contacts. I have a visualforce page on which I need to list all contact fields for this custom object. I am using ...
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Get Contact info and CampaignMember status in one query

Is there a way to retrieve contact information (first name, last name) and campaign member status for all members of a campaign in one SOQL query? I know you can get just the contact information with: ...
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Is it possible to have more than 2 many-to-many relationships on an object?

Since we are limited to two master-detail relationships on any given record, is it possible to have more than 2 many-to-many relationships for a given object? This seems like a rather large ...
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Using a Lookup Relationship in a Formula Field

I want to update a field on the the account object based on a field being updated on the contact object, in this case a date / time field. So far, I have setup a lookup relaionship field on the ...
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What is wrong with my relationship?

I'm trying to use SOQL 'relationships' between two tables. I follow this example and it works fine: SELECT Account.Name, (SELECT Contact.Name FROM contacts) FROM Account from: ...
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Error: Invalid field Job_Application__r for SObject Position__c

I have two custom objects those are position and job application objects,those are related by lookup relationship.But when try to access the job applications through relationship I m getting above ...
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How To Retrieve the Related List Data?

I have a Object called SiteContracts__c and it has a Related List Object is Engineer_CheckList__c", now I want to get the Engineer_CheckList__c record which is related to SiteContracts__c how can I ...
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Relationship should be given to Opportunity or Product

I have created a custom object as CustomlineItem and wanted to give a lookup relation to opportunityline item .So i should create the lookup relationship with opportunity or product ( ...
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custom object Lookup relation should be given to OpportunitylineItem or opportunity product

I have created a custom object as OpportunitylineItem and wanted to give a lookup relation with standard opportunityline item .So now i should create with the opportunity product or standard ...
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What is the Relationship b/w Opportunity products and opportunity Line Item

can any one help me out .What is the relation ship b/w Opportunity Products and Opportunity Line Item.Are their same or different in their behaviour.Any help is very much appreciated.
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Updating a field in one object with the value from another a field in another object

I have searched and tried come up with a solution but I just can seem to do it. I am new to APEX in SF and what I thought was going to be simple I just can't seem to get to work. I want to update a ...
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Relating additional objects to my custom report type

I have created a new report type which links Process Instance and Process Report Node together so I can view approvals on my Opportunties in my report. This method works, however only the Opportunity ...
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SOQL Relationship Query : Compare Child and Parent field value in WHERE clause

Is it possible to compare the Child and Parent field values in a Single SOQL Relationship Query ? say get me all contacts for an account which doesn't have same name as its parent account. SELECT ...
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How do I restrict the ability of a user to edit and delete an object, but allow them to be edited via another object?

How do I prevent a user from being able to edit and delete records directly in an object, but not through a master-detail relationship that is related to the same object? For example, We have 3 ...
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Junction object confusion

I have 3 objects order, order_lines and shipment_lines . So order has many order lines and many shipment_lines. So I want to display order_lines and shipment_lines fields on a single related list on ...
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External SalesForce Forms

Is it possible to create external SalesForce Forms that can populate fields in the same way as inside salesforce? We offer online teaching and the idea is that teachers, after every lesson, can fill ...
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Mandatory to create Junction object?

I have attached a screenshot of the schema. I have order, order_lines and shipment_lines related as in the following picture... Is it mandatory to create a junction object to get shipment lines for ...
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Tally the number of items in a related lists on a related object

Hi guys I am a complete n00b with SalesForce.com, so please forgive me if my question is too basic, but I have been trying for about 2 days now and I feel like I am getting nowhere I have a database ...
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Multiple Contact 'types' on a Custom Object: Model with junction object or specific lookup relationships?

Probably a general schema design question: I have a Custom Object that will have several related Contacts. The contacts are grouped into types, for example "Agents", "Applicants", "Referees", etc; ...
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How to preserve relationships upon data import?

I've set up lookup and master-detail relationships between objects in Salesforce, and I have SQL-exported CSVs of legacy data which mirror these relationships. How do I preserve the existing ...
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Relate records from the same custom object

I have a custom object called 'Events'. I would like to create a relationship that allows Event records to be related to other Event records. Is this possible using standard customisation?
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How to use Name Object

I am using the Java API and trying to create an Attachment with a reference to the Parent external Id field. The setParent() method takes a Name object as the parameter. For what I read, the Name ...
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Access data in Visualforce/Formula fields through Custom Junction Object [duplicate]

I have three custom objects: Entity, Residency, and Address. Entity and Address have a many-to-many relationship; Residency is the junction object (two master-detail relationships.). Is it possible ...
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Is it possible to have multiple parent with one child relationship in Salesforce?

I have one object that contains fields that stored decimal and it already have Account as parent object.Because I want to Roll up Summary to do calculation on that (SUM) those field,I need to create ...
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Trying to get a SOQL query with no duplicates

EDIT: Is there a way where I could just loop through my list and remove the duplicates? It should be easy but I've been having trouble with it. I have tried a bunch of different methods of getting ...
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SOQL Query to count only Accounts with Opps in both this year and last year?

So rather than create an Apex class, run multiple queries then write some code to figure out the answer, I thought I'd take a stab at writing a complex query that would get me the answer I'm looking ...