A sandbox is a copy of your production environment that can be used for various purposes such as development, testing, or training. The three types of sandboxes are developer, configuration-only (config-only), and full (full-copy). The login page for sandboxes is https://test.salesforce.com/.

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What is the Relation of Profile Ids across Sandboxes and Production?

Is there any relationship between Profile Ids across Sandboxes and production? Found somewhat similar post here. I have noticed that the id is equal for System Administrator profile and I am using it ...
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Does professional edition Support Sandbox

Is it possible to create Sandbox for PE. I think its not, but just want to double check
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Partial Data Sandboxes - price?

The new Partial Data Sandboxes sound extremely useful but to determine how useful they are I need to find out the price - anyone got any ideas?
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Other users in Sandbox cannot log in

I have a Professional edition of SalesForce where I have one Sandbox license. I created one Sandbox and I'm able to log in as the administrator but other users cannot log in to the sandbox. They are ...
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Salesforce Sandbox Only Access for New User

Is it possible to create a sandbox, a user, limit that user's access to only that sandbox, and then later if needed, switch the user from the sandbox only access to production access? UPDATE: ...
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How to login into a sandbox from Sandboxes page in Production org?

We are able to login as a system administrator into the production org of one of our client. The client has sent his own credentials which he used to login. Now we are planning to use the Dev sandbox ...
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Deployment from Production(Enterprise) to Production(Enterprise)..?

Hi i have one enterprise org where there is a lot of work including VF pages,triggers,reports etc...I want to deploy all the work to a new Production(Enterprise) instance..How can i achieve this...I ...
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Outbound Message Endpoint URL Issue

I have a production salesforce instance sending outbound message to production Endpoint URL. However, upon sandbox refresh, the outbound message will be copied to sandbox, which results in outbound ...
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Cannot create a sandbox

We have Enterprise Edition of Salesforce and I have successfully created a sandbox in Common Ground, listed under the "Data Management" section of "Setup." However, we are now using the Non-Profit ...
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Lookup Filter is not available for Production?

In our fulldev sandbox, on the Case object I have a Product2 lookup field, with lookup filters. It works perfectly. Why does it not deploy to Production? When I edit the lookup field, there is no ...
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Formula Field Deployment to Production

I am trying to deploy a couple of formula fields from sandbox to production but I am receiving this error: The formula references fields across 11 relationships while only 10 are allowed. Now I know ...
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sandbox Activation / login is just hanging and not connecting

I have quite strange behavior . I could not connect to any dev or sandboxes . Login form just freez when i try to get activation code or login even to new devbox . I have try different devices and ...
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Territories in Sandbox Template

I am looking to add Territories Standard Object in Sandbox Template. So that I can refresh territories from production to sandbox. At present I cannot see territory object while adding Sandbox ...
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Need a Sandbox with unlimited space for Knowledge Articles without Production Data

One of my Requirement is that i need a sandbox with unlimited space for Knowledge Articles. Can i get this in Partial Data Sandbox or in Full copy Sandbox ( But in Full Copy Sandbox i do not need ...
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Excel Connector seems to connect to a sandbox database

I'm trying to use Excel Connector to import data into Salesforce. A colleague of successfully used it before and now I want to finish the job. Our Salesforce database already contains all our clients. ...
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How to move data from 'Full copy sandbox' to 'Developer sandbox'?

I have activated a 'Full copy sandbox' and created around 15 custom object . In each object I have 20+ custom fields to 65+ custom fields. Now If I create a 'Developer sandbox' how to get all custom ...
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Regarding sand box in our environment

Please send configuration/setup instructions to set up in our development (.NET) environment and also prerequisites to set-up sand box environment in our end ? Thanks
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Automating sandbox post-refresh steps

We are doing monthly refreshes on sandboxes which is causing us to manually do certain things. Deactivate some users and add developer user for testing in sandbox. Change webservice connection ...
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Apex trigger keeps failing in Production but passes in Sandbox?

I have a trigger that works in my Sandbox, but when I try to deploy in Production, it keeps failing with the following result: Deploy Error Average test coverage across all Apex Classes and Triggers ...
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Is it posible to upload Change sets from Production to Sandbox?

I was trying to upload a change set from my production org o sandbox but I always got the same error: Change set: CP_ChangeSet10/01/2014 (04td0000000VI0v) Organization: Casas Platino (Production) ...
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Salesforce Sandbox Problem

I am unable to Login into Sandbox account,Actually we have 3 Production Environment for this production account i have only one sandbox Account,in that 3 production accounts i changed one of my ...
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Patch Upgrade or Patch Limitations on Developer Pro Sandbox?

We have a special "Developer Pro" sandbox for doing some mobile app stress testing. This sandbox was created 24th of December. When we try to install a patch of our managed package (68.X or 70.X) we ...
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Check an instance is in Spring 14 preview or not [duplicate]

In has listed the sandboxes which are in Spring 14. My sandbox is one of those, but any other way to ensure my instance is in Spring 14 preview release?
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Not able to see the sandbox option under setup

I am trying to create a sandbox from trial org but I am not able to get the sandbox option as mentioned in the document To create a new sandbox: From Setup, click Sandboxes or Data Management | ...
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Creating a Developer Copy of another Sandbox

What is the best approach to creating a Developer Copy sandbox of another sandbox ? I've read that you essentially need to deploy everything from one sandbox to the other. My question is how do I ...
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Plain and empty Sandbox

We want to have a plain empty sandbox - one without any configuration metadata or data from Production. Is it possible to have such a sandbox? Please advise.
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Can the production org id corresponding to a sandbox org id be found via Apex?

The use case is that we have added additional licensing parameters to the LMA License object that our managed package reads from the LMA via a @RestResource site added to the LMA org. This works ...
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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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Unable to refresh Sandboxes

Hi, I am a System Administrator in our application. I am about to refresh a sandbox but the Refresh link does not appear. The type of sandboxes are developer and full. Both sandboxes 'next refresh ...
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Unable to deploy code to Sandbox as installed Managed Package test methods are failing

I am using ant tool to deploy code to Sandbox which has Managed package test methods failures. Build error shows the validation rule message. Build is executed by Jenkins schedule job, so turning on ...
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Recover a sandbox after accidental refresh/deletion

I have refreshed my sandbox accidentally. Is there a way to get back the old copy of my sandbox? I did not use clear case or svn.
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User licences on Sandbox

I've not had a chance to look around a production org yet, hence these questions. Every time a new sandbox is created, are we buying a new set of licences? I understand from this answer that its a ...
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NPSP trigger npe01.IndividualAccounts failing in sandbox

NPSP trigger npe01.IndividualAccounts failing with the following error: Apex trigger npe01.IndividualAccounts caused an unexpected exception, contact your administrator: ...
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REST API Random Authentication Failure on Sandbox

I've encountered a problem where a sandbox completely stops allowing me to login. Nothing changed in the sandbox configuration. I'm still able to login via the web interface using the exact same ...
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How do I bridge a platform version difference between sandbox and production?

I was tasked with adding an app from the app exchange. As part of that process, I need to create a new trigger in the sandbox, and then move that to production via a change set. However, when I try ...
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Deploying metadata from Salesforce to Salesforce

Here is a scenario I have never dealt before with. I have a sandbox which is a trial org. - I have configured some objects and written some code in it. What is the best way to deploy the ...
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“Could not run tests on class …”

Today, I am writing test code in my Sandbox, and until 15 minutes ago, my test execution was working. Now, all of a sudden, my tests stopped working. I can't run even a single test! Test execution ...
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Sandbox Management - What parameters to be considered for managing sandboxes?

I have around 10 sandboxes ranging from Developer to Config Only to Full Sandbox. I want to manage all these sandboxes and make sure all are in sync, all are up-to-date with latest deployment done, ...
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Stumped! Sandbox code coverage 89%, no org data in test class, yet deploy error - average code coverage is 0%

I created a rather simple Apex class VF11_controller in sandbox, which I'm looking to deploy to production. This apex class has one dependency, a VF page, which I added too in the change dataset. ...
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Oauth 2.0 for customer portals

Currently I'm using apigee console to test my API REST resources. the Oauth works great when I login with a "salesforce" licensed user, but if I tried to log in with a portal user it does not let me ...
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unable to create new sandbox kindly help?

i am unable to create new sandbox kindly help ? This is the steps i am following to set up a my first new sandbox Administer Set UP >> Data management >> (no "Sandbox" available)
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Refreshing sandbox deletes/removes users

I have a full copy sandbox where we are going to load around 5000 users. We are going to test our bulk load of accounts, contacts and custom object records in that sandbox. Once we are done with our ...
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Developer Sandbox Issue: Email Privileges Revoked

Sending emails works fine in production (Enterprise Edition) but for some reason, I seem to not have the send email option in the corresponding Developer sandbox. This is what I see in the latter, no ...
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Accessing a Salesforce sandbox through API

can someone with salesforce API integration help me understand the requirements to access a client's Sandbox? I need to access the sandbox and pull data into our MySQL server. I hired a programmer ...
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Sandbox and deployment advice needed

We are currently in the process of developing what will be the next big release of our main Salesforce app. Right now our sandbox situation is a mess. We have 7 different sandboxes which are being ...
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Why does this Batch always and only abort in Production?

I have a long running asynchronous process that process millons of records in a CustomObject__c. To prevent other limits we have split this into 2 Batch classes that work on this table in parallel. So ...
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Why do batches behave different in Production than in a Sandbox

Recently I observed serious and undocumented differences in the runtime behaviour of Sandbox vs. Production orgs, e.g.: Batches (same code, same data) run faster in the Sandbox Same Batch in Sandbox ...
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Is it possible to have less users in SandBox than exist in PROD?

I'm looking to reduce the cost of a FULL Sandbox. The Production Org has 20 users, but I only need 2 or 3 in the SandBox. Is it possible to purchase SandBox licenses for say 3 users, create the ...
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Full Copy Sandboxes - Storage Capacity

As per Salesforce, Full copy sandboxes have the same storage limit as your production organization. I want to know what is the "storage limit" exactly, just like for Config-Only sandbox, it is 500 ...
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How to upload from sandbox to production quickly?

Is it everyone that faces the same issue? I am trying to upload one class and it takes up to half a day. This platform supposedly should be easy to manipulate, but one hour in today and I can't ...