SOAP API provides a powerful, convenient, and simple SOAP-based Web services interface for interacting with Salesforce.You can use SOAP API to create, retrieve, update, or delete records. You can also use SOAP API to perform searches and much more. Use SOAP API in any language that supports Web ...

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
2answers
25 views

Perform crazy SOAP invocation using HTTP GET

Some REST endpoints do support the use of _HttpMethod override parameter: If you use an HTTP library that doesn't allow overriding or setting an arbitrary HTTP method name, you can send a POST ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Send email via SOAP api with image

We are trying to use the Salesforce SOAP API to send an email with some minimal images. We prefer not to link / reference external hosted images, and would like to use CID attachments. Is this ...
3
votes
0answers
44 views

Can you retrieve more than 2500 records with SSJS?

I am trying to use a script activity to update a data extension with the statuses of subscriber records. I have managed to get the code working but it will only add 2500 records. I have been reading ...
3
votes
2answers
31 views

How to create HttpRequest body as plain string from WSDL?

Is there an good way to (automatically) create proper request bodies from WSDL files just as a plain xml string? I need this for perfoming calls from APEX to different salesforce APIs, mostly for the ...
3
votes
1answer
42 views

Multiple Filters in SOAP API

I'm trying to retrieve list subscribers for a specific list with a restriction on modified date. However, it always returns all list subscribers. Are multiple filters supported in the SOAP API? Here's ...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

Updating profile information - exacttarget

I currently have a Microsite that when the user who received an email clicks the link, it populates their information in text fields. For example: First name: %%first_name%% Last name: ...
2
votes
0answers
16 views

Metadata API: readMetadata

I read metadata from use readMetadata via SOAP API <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/" ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Setting a Decimal Data Extension attribute to null

I defined a data extension which includes a decimal attribute whose Nullable field is set to Yes. While newly created records in this data extension have null values for this attribute it does not ...
1
vote
1answer
24 views

Metadata API WSDL Import errror

I'm trying to import metadata wsdl in my dev org, i'm getting following error any help? Apex Generation Failed Unsupported schema type: {http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema}anyType Also I'm looking to ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

What is the difference between the ET_Client class in the API an the ExacttargetSoapClient?

Both seem to have the ability to do unsubscribes, adds, retrieves, deletes... pretty much anything I can think of. But the ExacttargetSoapClient class requires a username and password whereas the ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

How do you unsubscribe a subscriber from just one list

I'm new to Salesforce development and specifically Exacttarget development. I need to write a custom opt-out page (that can be branded). So when a user clicks "Unsubscribe" they are taken to a ...
3
votes
1answer
50 views

API Calls on Others' Behalf

We have an external application which makes calls through the SOAP/REST APIs. Obviously this is through an Integration App Center account linked to our Exact Target account. How do we go about linking ...
3
votes
1answer
33 views

I need to call custom package/class controller actions remotely. Possible?

We have several custom packages (SCM, Conga, FF). I've only ever used SOQL triggers for remote API use. We have a situation where a package action triggers several events across multiple packages. The ...
1
vote
1answer
14 views

EmailSendDefinition + specify tracking folder

Is it possible to specify the tracking folder when created an ESD / EmailSendDefinition via the soap api? Doesnt look like it is based off the Objects properties. ...
2
votes
1answer
83 views

Salesforce Integration Where to Start

I started my career as a Salesforce Admin/ Developer(Pretty good at Apex/VF/Web development) and I don't have much knowledge on SOAP/REST integrations, I'm not even familiar with the terminology. Can ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

How to create a FeedItem with SOAP API?

I'm trying to fetch certain FeedItems and then save them. None of these two things I could achieve using Java and SOAP, but here I'll focus on only one, and that is saving. SOAP API version is 32.0, ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Exact Target SOAP API Authentication Issue

I'm having a hard time understanding the authentication model for the Exact Target APIs. The REST API requires a clientId and a clientSecret to obtain an access token for subsequent requests. Yet the ...
1
vote
1answer
18 views

ComplexFilterPart with multiple SimpleFilterPart

I would like to create a filter like this: ET_CREATE_DATE > Now - 6hrs and ET_CREATE_DATE < Now() AND ET_LAST_MODIFIED_DATE > Now - 6hrs and ET_LAST_MODIFIED_DATE < Now() This doesn't ...
1
vote
1answer
44 views

How to tie Send/Open/Click Events to Campaign via API?

We have an external CRM system. We are trying to pull in campaigns and open & click events and correlate them. I'm able to retrieve Open events and Click events via the SOAP API and can retrieve ...
2
votes
1answer
24 views

Adding new values to Custom Picklist (PHP Toolkit)

I'm using the PHP Toolkit for integrating a web application with my Salesforce account. I have this custom object: Individual__Choice__c that contains this custom Picklist: Primary_Option__c ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

How to insert records betweeen two orgs?

I want to do insert records between tow salesforce orgs using SOAP API . Can someone please guide me . For example i have student obj in Org A and also have student object in Org B . So when i insert ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

SendMail() from .NET custom html combined with templateId

Is there any way to use sendMail() via SOAP API but combine using VisualForce template within Salesforce and passing additional an object to it or additional html from my .NET app. At present I'm ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

How to insert into a record in object from one developer id throught another?

I have two salesforce account. username 1: XYZ username 2: ABC I have credentials for both accounts. What I want to do is that insert a record in X object lies in XYZ account through ABC account. Is ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

“List” property breaks retrieval of UnsubEvent

The documentation on UnsubEvents states I should be able to add a "List" property to learn from which list a user unsubscribed. However, when I use the List parameter, I receive "Error: The Request ...
2
votes
1answer
18 views

how to get request id from create request document

Following is sample code that uses exacttarget partner API CreateOptions createOptions = CreateOptions.Factory.newInstance(); // The six lines below are necessary if you want to do an ...
4
votes
1answer
280 views

Is it possible to check how close we are to our API call limit before making a call through the API?

We use Salesforce to manage our website logins & access to our products. If something goes wrong with our site or it gets attacked, we quickly go over our API call limit which means that our store ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Is it possible to get user profile picture from SOAP API?

I need to get every user's profile picture from SOAP API. Is it possible to do this?
2
votes
1answer
41 views

How to determine which fields can't be part of WHERE clause in SOQL to avoid the “MALFORMED_QUERY: Implementation restriction” error

There are certain fields in certain sObjects, which can't be used in WHERE clauses in SOQL queries. One example is: "SELECT Id FROM Vote WHERE SystemModstamp > 2014-11-19T14:32:14.802+01:00" You ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

exacttarget API unstable

We are using Apache Axis client to call ExactTarget soap API. The Java method CreateResponseDocument com.exacttarget.PartnerAPIStub.create(CreateRequestDocument arg0) throwsRemoteException ...
2
votes
1answer
23 views

Creating Subscribers in ExactTarget via Java (and adding them to a list)

I have successfully been able to create Subscribers using the Java API which fall under 'All subscribers'. What I would like to be able to do is create a subscriber and add the subscriber to a ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Best way to give access (user license & login() WSDL) to a Custom Apex Soap Webservice

I have created a custom apex webservice for our telecommunications partner to use to help figure out who is calling into the system. It's pretty simple, they give me a phone number, I return some ...
2
votes
1answer
24 views

submit webtolead form using soap api php

I create a lead form going through this Customize | Leads | Web-to-Lead. I want to submit this form through soap api. I use code given in below link on salesforces developer. ...
2
votes
1answer
57 views

How to get list of data extension fields using SOAP API

I have reviewed https://help.exacttarget.com/en/technical_library/web_service_guide/technical_articles/ and cannot find example of how to a get list of data extension fields. If this is possible I ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

Update the AccountUser Object

Is it possible to modify or update the AccountUser Object using the ClientID and ClientSecret credentials or do I need to use an API User that is set-up in the account?
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Trying to create a new Incident Action using soap api with BMCServiceDesk__IncidentHistory__c

Im new to Salesforce and trying to create my first object via the api. I can successfully query for an Incident but when i try to add an Action on to that query, i get a number of invalid field errors ...
1
vote
2answers
44 views

What's the best way to delete lots of records via the API?

I have a custom object set up and a scheduled task each night which needs to delete all the existing records and insert a load of new ones. It has been running fine for a while but now we have more ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

View all child campaigns

I am using the SOAP API. What query do I need to run to find all children of a campaign?
0
votes
0answers
58 views

Best API to use Send/Receive Salesforce Data

I'm working on getting a Salesforce API key currently so that I can develop a web-based application (probably php) to streamline a currently tedious process. My current workflow is as follows: Open ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Does ExactTarget require to have Automation Studio enabled for doing a Data Extract Soap API (java)?

I have implemented a java program which our customers are using to pull data from their ExactTarget accounts. I am using ExactTarget Soap Api with Axis 2.0. The data is pulled by doing a Data Extract ...
3
votes
1answer
58 views

API PHP Partner WSDL REQUIRED_FIELDS_MISSING

I am having an issue with the Partner WSDL. When attempting to create a new opportunity over the API I am getting a return stating that required fields are missing. These fields are correctly being ...
1
vote
1answer
30 views

How Do I Retrieve the DataExtension Used for A Send (via the SOAP API)?

Similar to this question: Retrieving data extension used to filter e-mail send I want to be able to figure out which data extension was used for a send, but I want to do so via the SOAP API.
3
votes
1answer
89 views

Can I only update 200 records at once with SOAP API? Enterprise WSDL Limitation

We used Enterprise WSDL to integrate external system to Salesforce. When I try to update the records of a particular field in opportunity, it throws an error that I cannot submit records more than ...
4
votes
1answer
54 views

Can I access breifcase configuration info through SOAP or REST API

Is there anyway to retrieve briefcase configuration via the REST API (preferably) or SOAP API? More info on briefcase configuration here.
3
votes
2answers
130 views

Upsert call in Enterprise WSDL

With the help of enterprise wsdl, I have been trying to make upsert call in Contact where I need to relate the contact with Account . I have an external Id field on Account and trying to use it for ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Web service callout failed: Unable to find header type info forloginResult

I am trying to call a webservice hosted on a different SFDC organization from apex. Sessionheader is set but still I am receiving this error- Web service callout failed: Unable to find header type ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

When calling an object why do we have to initialize them to null (WSDL)

I have generated an Enterprise WSDL to use for a .NET application that we will be using to interact with Salesforce. When looking to some tutorials, see the snippets: Why this: SforceService ...
1
vote
2answers
43 views

How to generate enterprise WSDL files from salesforce?

I need to generate enterprise WSDL file in salesForce, but I don't see this option in Setup -> Develop -> API. I just see a page telling me for more information visit ...
3
votes
1answer
49 views

SOQL Query returns results, however written in SOSL it returns nothing

I am trying to find contacts by Phone number. I require using SOSL due to it's search excluding non-alphanumeric chars but cannot get the same (or any) results from SOSL as I can from SOQL. I am using ...
2
votes
2answers
115 views

“Where” clause which removes alphanumeric characters?

I would like to write a query which searches based on a telephone number through SOAP API. In the clients SOQL DB the number could contain other string characters other than numbers such as: ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

API Login - Customer Community License

I am trying to login as a "Customer Community" license user using Partner Wsdl and getting this error: [LoginFault [ApiFault exceptionCode='INVALID_LOGIN' exceptionMessage='Invalid username, ...