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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How to get Contact Id provided an email address

I would like to perform some operations on Contact using the corresponding REST api. So, I need the contact Id. However, I would like to retrieve the contact id from the given email address. Is it ...
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Consume Salesforce Analytics Cloud External Data Rest API using Ruby on Rails

I am new to Ruby on rails and Salesforce. I want to upload some external data to Salesforce Analytics Cloud, but I do not have any information about their respective api's. The only information ...
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making visual force page public-> not working (authorization error)

I have 2 visualforce pages : refugee_main_tfi refugee_dash_tfi To make them available to public ( without salesforce login ) I have created a site and added these pages through "Enable ...
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From Salesforce how to invoke ext webservice using SAML assertion?

We have salesforce connected to SAML SSO(OKTA) and OKTA is IDP for salesforce. We have a Java legacy system which provides a Web service and it is also part of SSO. Legacy application expects SAML ...
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Does salesforce assign Ids of deleted Records to new records?

For ex: If I create a new Account, does salesforce algorithm always generate a new record Id or it looks for any of the old deleted record and assigns that Id?
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Formula Field Changing the Date to Today

I have made a formula field to populate the date to today when a checked box is true and get locked its changing everytime its edited and saved. Like if the checkbox was true on 8/7/2015 It changes ...
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Entity Id Across Multiple Orgs

I have created a package and in it I have two custom objects foo__c and bar__c. My question is can I assume that their entity id (the first 3 digits of their id) is the same across all of the Orgs ...
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Same test class works in one sandbox but not another

I have one test class which is working fine in one sandbox but same test class is getting failed in other sandbox. Below method is not working in Sandbox which may be cause of error. Error: ...
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Can i get the Lead ID once it has already been converted?

My BI colleague asked me to put if I can 2 new fields on account, both related with the lead that this account was before conversion. One is the Creation Date and the other is the ID of the lead. I ...
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Get id from page

I am making a custom controller which is used to create a user from the account information but i am unable find id. How can i get account id to use in my controller. is there a method in salesforce ...
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How to Update blank value in particular field with use of Data Loder?

I want to update field by Blank value where Nick Name = "abcdefg" in Products.
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Visual Workflow - Duplicate IDs in Collection Variable

My flow is failing to trigger due to this error: "Sandbox Encountered unhandled fault when running process Data_com_Get_Contacts_Constraint/301J00000000idC exception by user/organization: ...
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INVALID_FIELD:Foreign key external ID: 0032000001ucgknaah not found for field Sandbox_Migration_Id__c in entity Contact:--

I am facing a weird behavior with talend. I am trying to migrate events using talend bulk components. I have migrate 99% of the data, but for the few left records, i get the following error: ...
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Am I doing it right with this function sforce.interaction.searchAndScreenPop

We are new to SalesForce integration and we are up to integrate our company softphone with salesforce. We are using the sforce.interaction.searchAndGetScreenPopUrl for popping up the matched object. ...
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Unable to retrieve related records in Test Class using SOQL

The following SOQL in test classes gives a list of contacts but it doesn't lists any related account fields. List<Contact> contacts = new List<Contact>([Select Id, Email, AccountId, ...
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How to I identify the id's of opportunity fields other than the default ones so that I may fill these using a macro from Excel?

So the nature of my work means that I need to keep a record of our opportunities on an excel spreadsheet, and then these are then to be transferred to Salesforce so that management have a clear ...
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want to auto click the link when a field update happens picklist value is “sent customer”

want to auto click the link when a field update happens picklist value is "sent to customer". I have a link from website that when i click on link it will change status on website. what i want is ...
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Querying for Members in specific Campaigns

I am trying to find campaign members for campaigns executed in last 2 years (not via Apex), in order to migrate this data. Using Jitterbit. I have tried couple different queries (from developer ...
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Standard Clone Button - Setting Field Values - Custom Button Or Something Else?

Need: Ability to Clone records, and set a value into a field during the cloning. In my specific case, I want to populate either a Lookup field with the ID of the record cloned from (so passing ...
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Is it necessary to use schema class while fetching the organization data?

Is it possible to get oraganization data with out using the schema class.If it possible please provide me with one example
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Getting sales force user Information Using Identity Service

Using OAuth2 and REST with a custom created Remote APP, I am not able to get user Information using sales Force.com Identity Service by using jqury ajax call, however when i use postman of chrome to ...
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is it possible during lead conversion not creating the account? [duplicate]

I am doing lead conversion process. Is it possible to convert the lead without creating the account record?
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Match trigger between two objects

I want to make a Trigger to match the Product , like there are three objects demand , supply and matches. Both demand ans supply is a look up in Match object. Some fields are there in demand like ...
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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?