A Salesforce ID is the primary key field for any object. It is considered a primitive type in Salesforce and as such can have an sObject cast to a type of Id.

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ESOAPHTTPException with message - A connection with the server could not be established

I am creating a connection to salesforce from Delphi. I am able to login to salesforce and get issue details when doing it as an application. After this I created a windows service to do the login . ...
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Ids in Salesforce - Same across environments?

Can anyone please confirm this. 1) Lets say, I have a recordType for an object in Production. Assuming RecordTypeId is a12345678. Now if I "refresh" a sandbox (Not a full copy sandbox), the ...
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Can I configure Salesforce to always use 18-character IDs, or always use 15-character IDs?

As described at https://help.salesforce.com/apex/HTViewSolution?urlname=How-do-unique-IDs-work-in-Salesforce-1327108651310&language=en_US, Salesforce has both 15-character and 18-character ...
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Pass ID from detail page to a VF page

I have created a detail page button of Custom source as URL that has below URL /apex/ComplianceIncidentPublish?Id={!Compliance_Incident_abv__c.Id} That is unable to get hold of ID in the VF page. ...
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Invalid username,password, security token

I am able to login to salesforce in live environment by using the url "https://login.salesforce.com/services/Soap/c/33.0/0DFP0000000CamF". But while trying in sandbox environment, I am getting an ...
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The actionfunction is giving trouble, console error says “Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function”

Page Component:- <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript" > function fun(){ var fst = document.getElementById("payments-firstname").value; var lst = ...
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Data Loader : the operation has fully completed there were 0 successful inserts and 2 errors

I have problem when I insert file .csv via data loader after mapping I get : the operation has fully completed there were 0 successful inserts and 2 errors I don't know what's the problem exactly. ...
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Package installation doubt

I created a package in a devloper login by selecting app.the created package contains objects. how to install in another developer login. If I install the package the objects will be present in new ...
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Integration of salesforce with Testlink

I am working on the integration of salesforce with Testlink. I found that go2group plugin can be used to integrate salesforce with jira. I would like to know if any plugin is available for ...
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SessionId login failed

Please correct my understanding 1.The user gives his userName and Password to login to my third party application. 2.A access_token is generated for the login. 3.My app should use this accesss_token ...
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How to get portal id & org id using salesforce partner API

I am doing project on java EE. I am using salesForce partner API. i am successfully login using sessionId. Now I want to get portalId & OrgId so any one has Idea how can i get those id using API. ...
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What will happen with the Salesforce Pod identifier when there are more than 62 instances?

Currently the pod instance that a record is created on is encoded in the 4 character of the ID, immediately after the key prefix. There are some more details about the Pod identifier in the question ...
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Email Template Not Mapping Information from Web-to-Lead Form

I am a bit new to salesforce. I am trying to populate "Signed Date" from my Web form on to the email template. But it is not populating only that field.My email tepelate is: Signed (Student) Date ...
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Salesforce javascript alterate the custom object

Hello Stackexchange community. I'm trying to create a button that will allow to make some calculations based on the field in Custom Object (Contract_Information__c in my case). I've written this ...
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Standard Objects and External ID Field

Is there any restriction on the standard objects that accept external id definition ? I am trying to migrate data between two organizations (using custom code using the Bulk/Metadata API), and I am ...
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Refer Parent Account in Query

Im writing a query in a Batch Apex Job. I want to return records whose parent account field is NULL from Account object. The Parent Account is a Hierarchy type. Its Label is "Parent Account" and ...
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Return Account ID Second Object

I'm still very new to Apex. What is the best way to return Account ID to my Object2__c? I have two Objects, Object2__c and Account object. These objects have a 1:1 relationship. What I'm trying to ...
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How to show Salesforce login screen in existing iOS application

I need to integrate Salesforce iOS native library in my iOS native application and I have to show salesforce login screen and flow as mentioned below: 1) I have a HOME screen in my iOS native ...
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How to integrate Salesforce on my iOS Native app?

I need to integrate Salesforce library/framework in my iOS Native app. The flow is very simple as follows: I have a HOME screen in my application and from there I have to show their (Salesforce) ...
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Reset the answers in the flow

My sample flow is as below: So basically i am reiterating the flow, if the user clicks on "Yes, I want to create another opportunity". While re-iterating, the previously selected answers are by ...
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Will Sharing a Account also share its contacts?

My org wide setting for Account is private and for contact is controlled by parent. Also, there is a account sharing rule in place which gives Read/Write access for accounts to users of specific ...
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Creating a visualforce page for data entry into multiple records to track survey data?

I have a Campaign object that I renamed to "Outreach Programs" and it has a related list from one of it's child objects called"Survey Questions". In the "Survey Questions" after an outreach program is ...
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How do I create a report that shows a graph of leads by inventory size?

How do I create a report that shows a graph of leads by inventory size? I would like to know how many leads we have with an inventory of 1, 2, 3 etc or how many leads with inv. size between 1-10, ...
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How to create/view/delete a record in the custom object from salesforce UI

When the Custom Object doesn't have tab and any relationships then how can i possible to create/view/delete a record in the custom object from salesforce UI... Custom Object contains only Text ...
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How to reference a Document's record so that it works on other platforms after packaging?

I've a Formula fields referencing some images stored as document records, in this way: IF(AND(ISPICKVAL(Status__c, "Pendente"), Data_di_Scadenza__c< Today()), ...
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Joined Report Chart Not Available to Put on Page Layout

I have a joined report between cases & jobs (custom object) and cases & sales order (custom object) summarized on Case ID, and when I edit the Page Layout, I see other report charts but not ...
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Create new Event using the iOS API

I am new to SalesForce and the iOS API, but not new to IOS. Does anyone know how I can create a new Event in SalesForce using the iOS API?
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We are having an Integrated process where we use Salesforce API merge operation

This Process will send requests to Salesforce for merging the records using API calls. When tested in a test environment we were getting the result as expected, records which a sent in request are ...
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Exact Target - Individual Email Result object - linking Lookup field to IER records in Salesforce

Apparently Exact Target "uses" Stack Exchange for support issues. More specifically, they have no developer support, and their API is "as-is", and either way I believe I have this isolated to a ...
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Is there anyway to check if an access token is valid or not?

I got an access token from Salesforce and now I want to check if it's valid or not. How can I do this? Updated question. I have a client application and a server. The client requests an access token ...
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Oauth WARN [HttpMethodDirector] Unable to respond to any of these challenges: {token=Token}

I'm just a beginner with Salesforce Oauth. When I try to get the access token with username/password flow everything seem good. This is out put: > Status-Code: 200 Auth response: { "id": ...
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Get SFDC sessionID via access token

As the title. I'm using username/password flow to request an access token. So how can I request a SFDC sessionID from that token?
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How to generate the unique number for a record

I have to generate a Unique number for every record in a object.I can't use the Auto-number and SFDC ID of the record. It's a kind of External ID that external System can use to identify the ...
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Question on trigger to roll up on formula field on detail object

Consider me a beginner in Apex and Programming in general, so i am sorry for what may be a fundamentally dumb question. I am writing a trigger to roll up a formula field, Elapsed_Time_days__c, in a ...
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Salesforce Package Upgrade for Profile permissions

I have a managed package in which I have a custom profile with some pre defined permissions. Now I have created a new release of my package where I have included a new Custom profile. What happens is ...
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Update Salesforce data using Apps Script

[{"message":"The Id field should not be specified in the sobject data.","errorCode":"INVALID_FIELD"}] That's the error message. Any other way to do it? My Code: function update() { var ss = ...
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Is there any reason to log old IDs?

Recently did an org-to-org migration where the first org's ord-id and other IDs will never be used again; went from one trial, to another trial; second trial was converted to a non-trial account. Is ...
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Autopopulate Lookup Field with Account ID using an Apex Trigger

We have a custom object called Internal_Submission__c with a lookup field called Company__c, I need to have this lookup field autopopulate via an an Apex trigger which would take the AccountID from ...
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Issues with a Query within the main Query using DatabaseDotcom Ruby gem

I'm having a issue with pulling the data out of what would be a array of object data in my SFDC query. Im using the databasedotcom gem. Code def self.data_query #@client is defined at a class ...
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Salesforce1 Navigation with Apex

I'm currently working on the navigation between two custom Visualforce Pages inside the Salesforce1 Mobile App. I'm prefer to do the navigation via Apex PageReference. public static void navigate { ...
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Matrix Report showing a row with Blank value

I have matrix report where in I have only two rows, One with filter value 'Yes' and other is '-', I am trying to filter the report only with 'Yes' value, but this is not working. Also when I select ...
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Chatter Email notification under one name

Is it possible to receive email notifications in chatter under one common name? Currently we have a chatter group with 10 members in it. We want that whoever posts in it, the email notification that ...
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Is there a way to change a Salesforce ID?

Salesforce generates and manages the 15-18 character Salesforce IDs for objects in their system. We are getting a super weird error where our system can't handle an ID coming in from a customers ...
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How to pass a variable to the SOQL where clause?

I am using Salesforce API with C#. In the query that I am writing I am not sure how to pass a parameter to the select statement. My query works when it looks like this: SOQL = "select AuthorId,Name, ...
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Invalid Cross reference id due to batch size

I am trying to update a set of users with size 200. But some of them are not getting updated due to "Invalid Cross Reference ID" message. But when I change the batch size to 1, all of them are ...
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How can I convert a 15 char Id value into an 18 char Id value?

What is the formula for calculating the additional 3 characters needed to append to a 15 char Id in order to form its equivalent 18 char Id? I have a situation where I need to compare 15 char Ids ...
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List of objects related to another list of objects

List<Id> quotaIdList = new List<Id>(); List<User> quotaOwnerList = new List<User>(); List<Order__c> orderList = [SELECT Id, Sales_Director__c, ...
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Maps: adding more (related) sObjects than key values using PUTALL method

Here's the scenario: you've loaded a bunch of account IDs as keys into your map. But now, instead of loading account records as the sObject values, you're going to load a related object, such as ...
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Problem with my trigger: Upsert list must not have two identically equal elements

I have a custom object same as opportunity and order line item same as opportunity product. trigger is when i add opportunity line item system will add order line item with same values.trigger ...
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Imoport Data Through Data Loader after converting relationship from lookup to master-detail

i have 1 cutom object with 10000 records, now i want to customize this object & i want to connect this object with 1 object with master detail relationship, so i have to 1st create lookup with ...