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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Metadata+ToolingAPI access on CS14 extremly slow & No Support?

We are working on CS14. Starting last Friday we are suffering form a extreme performance loss on CS14. Loading and Saving Metadata via Tooling/Metadata-API is very slow. Operations which usually ...
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Are sandboxes slower than production Orgs?

I've noticed quite often that sandbox instances are showing a slower performance during Metadata API and Tooling API access. Today this happened on cs14. The force.com IDE froze completely during a ...
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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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This Line is not working

MassOrdersGR.wrapClass Masswarp = new MassOrdersGR.wrapClass ([Select Account__r.Affiliate_User_Name__c, Account__r.Id, SUM(RG_Selling_Price__c) from Lead where RG_Selling_Price__c!= null And ...
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How long should it take to refresh a Developer Sandbox?

I refreshed a Developer Sandbox, and almost 24 hours it is still "pending". Is this normal? Are there any actions I can take to speed up the process? When I created the Sandbox it took barely more ...
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Getting production organization ID from sandbox using API

Is there a queryable ressource through the API from a Salesforce sandbox instance that can return the related production environment organization ID?
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getContent Returns null inside web service if “Guest User”

We have a implementation where we generate pdf as per this guidance. Everything works fine in sandbox. We use our public web site to expose our RestResource. We have only one user with "Guest ...
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Automating Data Loading

I have seen so many posts regarding this topic but none seem to meet the requirements which I would think are fairly common... We have several developer orgs and of course one production org, and we ...
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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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Creating users in Visual Studio and adding them to Salesforce

How do i send this set of unique data to Salesforce using Visual Studio 2013 and in C# if that helps. My code and a picture are below. Im kinda of lost. been trying to figure this out for a few hours ...
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How to Pull a list of employees from Salesforce into C# program

I've finally achieved Logging into my Salesforce Sandbox using the C# program i wrote in VS2013. Now im tweaking some things and i'm still new at this. Basically my question is, How do i Pull already ...
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RestRequest Create Custom Object

I'm using the android salesforce SDK. I am connecting to a sandbox and am trying to create a custom object, however I keep getting a 404 error: ( 4097): [241] BasicNetwork.performRequest: Unexpected ...
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Can not create sharing rule on sandbox [closed]

I have a sandbox and production environment set up. Sandbox is develop type. There is a sharing rule on one of the objects (Survey__c) on Production. I took refresh of sandbox and now I am trying to ...
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Determine If Sandbox from Instance URL in Javascript

There's been a few questions around working out if an org is a sandbox or not, but typically these are done via Apex. I need to find out an org's type (only sandbox/prod - dev etc. don't matter) using ...
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Salesforce internal server error after trying to edit Chatter Answer Zone

I developed Community application on Developer edition org and now I'm trying to configure the application in fresh Sandbox which was refreshed from Production a day ago. My application is used ...
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Failed to login: UNSUPPORTED_API_VERSION - Invalid Api version specified on URL

I'm using the Force Migration Tool (Ant Task) and getting an error on a deploy command: <target name="deployCode"> <sf:deploy username="${sf.usernameDestination}" ...
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Missing option to create feed item in UI (Sandbox)

We've enabled Chatter in a sandbox but we do not see the option to actually create a new feed item in the UI, even as an Admin. I can create them via Apex so I don't believe this is a permissions ...
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Can't log in to brand new sand box?

I created a new sandbox on an instance today for our company, but the log in is not working. The prod link for the sandbox (from setup) was ...
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Apex tests stalling, nothing will run

In sandbox, I have an issue getting any tests to run at all. No matter what the test, or whether I start it from Apex Test Execution or the dev console, it stalls out in the 'Queue' status. If I ...
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Apex Trigger on Account working properly in Sandbox but does nothing in Production

I have written a few triggers for my company's org, all seems to be working correctly except one on Account... It was working for the last few months and just today, I have noticed that it stopped ...
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How to get a “real” production org for testing

Disclaimer: I know how to create any type of orgs using the Environment Hub app. For our ISV app we need to test a feature that is deploying Apex classes to the user's org. Code-Deploying on ...
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Sandbox refresh

Why do we need to refresh Sandbox before each Release? I read, previous Release(no preview), available if you after a specific date and latest Release(get the preview) if we request for refresh before ...
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Allow I.P to avoid 2 factor authentication

I have a sandbox in my org, and I am trying to log in from home, when I try to log in, it ask me for code that is set up to be sent to my boss mobile phone. So, I have log in in the production org ...
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Visualforce renderAs PDF sandbox - production difference (Failed to load resource: net::ERR_CACHE_MISS)

We have a visualforce page rendered as PDF that uses some tables and css for simple styling, the problem is that in the production org it's not displaying any of the css (we are even using some old ...
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Determine the pod/instance API endpoint of a Salesforce org?

Say I want to retrieve my API endpoint from a Visualforce Page or a Force.com Site, I can try: Url.getSalesforceBaseUrl().toExternalForm(); But the return value is all over the place. It could be ...
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Deleteing Apex trigger [duplicate]

I deployed an Apex trigger to production. Now I want to delete it - how can i do it? I tried turning it to inacive and uploading the outbound change set but it doesn't work. Thanks, Udi
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Steps to take backup of entire salesforce applicaion in eclipse

Please give me the Steps to take backup of entire salesforce applicaion in eclipse.
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Best Option for Training Sandbox

I am looking to use a sandbox specifically for Training for SFDC. My client does not want to purchase a full sandbox due to high cost. I would like to have "real data" available for the training. What ...
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Prevent emails being send to customers

I am currently doing a Service Cloud implementation for a customer. We have just tackled the email to case needs and we would like to start testing this. We are only facing one problem now: prevent ...
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Query Salesforce to find any records created in past “X” hours

My organization does monthly deployments from our sandbox to production that include bug fixes and enhancements. When we deploy to production, we do testing to make sure that everything is working as ...
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how to upload the data through salesforceuploader tool?

I'm using salesforce devloper edition to migrate one dev ot another dev to move the code and object everything should be moved , but using any uploader tool for salesforce , Already im using data ...
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How to locate a sandbox from an org id?

I just got an inactive sandbox notification from Salesforce. There's just one problem. The org id listed in the email is not one of those that shows on the list of sandboxes connected with our ...
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Trigger deployment to production shows “maximum trigger depth exceeded” error

I am deploying a trigger from a sandbox to a production org. During validation it gives me "maximum trigger depth exceeded" error for some other trigger which is not part of the change set. The error ...
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Refreshing full sandbox

I want to know if i refresh full sandbox does organisation Id changes? Iam trying to refresh Full sandbox but before refreshing i just want to know whether org id is changed or not because marketo is ...
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Migrating Sandbox changes to Production - Professional Edition

I am looking for a way to migrate the changes I made in my sandbox into my production environment.. I am using the Professional Edition, which adds a level of complexity. Please advise.
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Programmatically retrieve list of sandbox IDs linked to a production org

Is there any way to programmatically get a list of sandboxes linked to a production org? I'd also like to do the reverse: get the ID of the production org corresponding to a sandbox -- but from the ...
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How do I test email to case in the Sandbox

I activated the Email to Case On Demand and created a test email which I verified. all in the Sandbox. When I send an email to the test email address, it creates a case in our Production environment. ...
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How do I copy PROD data into a sandbox - options besides purchasing fullcopy/partial data sandboxes

For our production Org and Connected App I've written four SOQL queries that are called via REST API, now I want to test in a test or staging sandbox. I've set up a developer sandbox and as you know ...
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How to add a new target organization for outbound change set?

Is it possible to change or add target organization on salesforce sandbox?
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What is the Best Practice for the right Training Environment?

As we all know, good user trainings are crucial to ensure a high adoption rate and a successful CRM strategy. I'm hired quite regularly by customers to provide enduser trainings. Always there is the ...
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No sandbox with the production org.

I have client who have purchased a salesforce licence. He provided me production org. When I asked for sandbox he replied that there is not sandbox when he purchased this licence. Is there any ...
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Couple of Change set related questions

While migrating from 1 sandbox to another, I faced the following issue/doubt.... For migration, I chosed 2 vf tabs to move to the target sandbox. In the target instance I'm able to see the tabs but ...
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How to create sandbox in trial version?

I am new to salesforce. I am trying to create a developer edition sandbox on SFDC. But unable to see Sandbox option under data management in SetUp tab. I have registered free trial version both for ...
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can developer pro sandbox copy production data?

Hi I have a developer pro sandbox in my org, i would like to know if I refresh it will i able to copy data from my production to this sandbox environment? thanks
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How to test OpenID connect in sandbox?

I want to enable openid connect in Salesforce (google as the provider) Before doing that, I want to test it Can I test it in Sandbox?
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Why can I not deploy to a sandbox without test coverage?

I have a directory of apex classes, checked into version control, that I need to be able to programatically delete and then re-deploy into a Salesforce Sandbox. I do not want to deploy to production, ...
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How to avoid to spin a Sandbox on a Preview Pod during the Sandbox Preview-Release Window

For uses-cases like a staging-org, where several complex and interacting managed-package upgrades are to be tested, a preview participation is fatal: we can't install managed packages from ...
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What permissions or role is required to install packages in a sandbox?

I am working with a client to install our package in their sandbox for testing. Can any user install a package or is there a "package installation permission" the user needs? Want to provide clear ...
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How can a Sandbox spin unwanted on a prerelease pod and how to undo it?

We are German ISV and SI partners and I noticed that at one of our clients Org we received a Sandbox on cs17. Earlier we had an full copy sandbox for staging and UAT but now we were able to set up a ...
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Deploy error in target sandbox; no ApexClass found

I am deploying a new apex class from Sandbox (SB1) to SB2. I have 1 profile, ABC Service profile. I get this error after Validating in Target sandbox SB2. In field: apexClass - no ApexClass named ...