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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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 ...
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Steps to Activate MultiCurrency for Sandbox only (Not Production)

I want to "Submit case" for multicurrency activation in Sandbox only - not for the Production org, how can I do that. I have tried Help & Training --> Submit Case ---Its taking me back to ...
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Require Secure Connections (HTTPS) field in production environment

I have a force.com site. Currently it has http, I would like to change it to https in production environment. I wanted to changed it to https by checking the checkbox Require Secure Connections(HTTPS) ...
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Work on multiple Sandboxes that belong to the same org. in Google Chrome

I wish to test carry out testing in a Production environment and in the Sandbox environment using Google Chrome in different windows. Currently I have to use different browsers - (Firefox or Safari ...
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Is it possible to just refresh records in a Partial Data Sandbox?

We recently purchased a partial data sandbox for a client and it works as expect which is great. One issue thats come up is that the client i actively updating data in production while we work on ...
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Does image/css/js transfer add to the 'Service request time' limit

“Service request time” is calculated as the total server time in minutes required to generate pages for the site. Would anyone know if that includes the transfer time of images/css/js files or only ...
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Maximum CPU time limit allowed to be exceeded in Sandbox

I recently deployed some code to a production org after significant bulk testing in my Sandbox. There were no problems so assumed it was ok to promote. After promotion however, certain processes ...
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Check if a file is or has been cloned

I am working on an application where files will be cloned. I have a logic to be implemented now where a cloned file's category (A Field in the app) has to be set to Medium. Is there any way there is ...
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Possible approaches to dedicated training environments?

I am interested to hear possible approaches on setting up a dedicated training environment for users. Part of the business has a high turn over of staff and need a stable, close to live environment ...
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Disable User In All SF Environments/Orgs (Production and Sandbox)

Anyone know of a clever way to disable users who's left the company in all Orgs? In our particular case, one Production with several Sandboxes. The closest I can come up with is to perhaps grab ...
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Salesforce copy Production to Sandbox

I am trying to use the data loader to copy Salesforce backup (scheduled job) to Salesforce Sandbox. Now I know the user Ids would be different and it may result in errors. Hence would it make sense ...
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Copy Opportunities with LineItems with TalenD

One way to solve the datamigration challenge in Salesforce seems to be the usage of ETL-Tools. Looking around for a free and powerful approach, I found here at SFSE some recommendations of TalenD - It ...
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how to create change set for Data Category

How to create change set for Data Category in the salesforce .AM trying to create change set for data category but am not able to find the add component list of data category in that list .
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Datamigration Salesforce to Salesforce with TalenD - Best Practice for Self-Referreces

Assuming metadata is already identical, the data-transfer of complex models can still take hours or even days of manual work. Fortunately there are free tools like TalenD which can help to automate ...
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Chatter Free users: Automatic login link works, but username/password login does not

I'm trying to setup some "Chatter Free" license type users in a sandbox. (These are new test users not users copied from production.) The long automatic login URL in the initial (and any "Reset ...
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How to best build custom code based on Managed Beta package

In the next release of our managed application we are going to deliver a big and disruptive data model change. We need to give customers time to adjust their unmanaged extensions of our package in ...
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Do we need to redo the settings if we deploy live agent to production?

I know that we need to change the organisation ID's and chat button ID's if we move the live agent from sand box to production. Should i need to reconfigure all the settings and buttons in ...
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Live agent in Sandbox ? Production?

I have set up live agent with pre chat form in sandbox, in the form action i have used ...
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SalesForce OAuth Endpoints

I am working on an application, where any user can login into my application through Salesforce. As per mentioned in below url, We can use https://login.salesforce.com or for sandbox ...
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Salesforce Sandbox Security Token

I cannot reset my Security Token in Sandbox Org. The "Reset My Security Token" button in the My Settings, Personal tab doesn't appear. Any idea?
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How to move all data and metadata from Sandbox to Developer Edition?

How to move all org data (Objects, records, Apex classes, VF pages, Triggers, Validation Rules) from Sandbox to Developer Edition?
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Is it possible to get ALL the changes in a sandbox? and how?

Is it possible to get an admin/audit/other report on ALL changes that were made to a sandbox? Assuming more than one person is working on a certain SB, I want to know what changes have been made ...
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Sandbox batch execution takes too long to be completed(simple task)

Is it true that running a batch class in Sandbox with incredibly simple task takes too long than Production? I've tried @future with the same task and it process my Streaming API immediately. ...
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Structuring and using the sandboxes

I'm fairly new to Salesforce (till now I was using Dev org) and doing my first project. Would like any advice on structuring and using the sandboxes. I'm using a NonProfit Starter pack which provide ...
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how long will a developer account remain acitive?

how long will a developer account remain active? if I keep logging in every week will it ever be deleted? How does this differ from a sandbox account or a training org?
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Reference date /time when Sandbox is refreshed through API

Is it possible to reference the date and time that a Sandbox is created /refreshed through the API?
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Why are no changes shown in deployment

I have deployed my first changeset (from sandbox) to my Org today, I have noticed that almost all components that have been added need to be configured again in my Org. i.e. Tabs settings, Custom ...
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Salesforce Production Org - Login action link missing in Users in Manage Users->Users. How to login as other user?

I am trying to login as other users in production org using Login action link in Manager Users --> Users page. But i did not find the link except the Edit action link but in sandbox. How to login as ...
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Performance difference between Sandbox and Production instances?

I am seeing little bit difference in the page response time in sandbox and production org's. Actually, i am thinking the production org instance is faster than the sandbox instance because it might be ...
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Copy Data from Production to Sandbox after sandbox refresh

We have a developer sandbox which is refreshed quite frequently. There are some some seed objects that need to have data so that the sandbox becomes usable. I am trying to develop a script which will ...