Tag for dealing with SFDC Standard Objects. These are typically objects that don't end in __c and whenever you create a new Salesforce org already exist.

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Retrieve Salesforce Standard objects using Metadata Api

Use case : Need to retrieve standard objects like Account, Case etc using Metadata Api. When we retrieve the list of objects, system objects(ApexClass,ApexTrigger etc) also appears in the list. Need ...
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Autocomplete javascript/jquery on a standard page layout

This is my situation: I'm triying to create an autocomplete function with javascript or jquery in the contact's page layout. The idea is to autocomplete the post code and state according to what ...
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Relationship between Opportunity, OpportunityLineItems(Opportunity Product), PricebookEntry, Product2 & Pricebookentry in Salesforce?

Correct me if am wrong in these relation Ship between Opportunity, OpportunityLineItems(Opportunity Product), PricebookEntry, Product2 & Pricebookentry in Salesforce. OpportunitylineItem is ...
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Querying for an ID when I want to get the text value

I am trying to query a list of the names of a custom object. I am querying the "Name" field, but every time I try to assign this query to a new variable (List), I get the error: Illegal Assignment ...
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Visual Flow Creating Opportunity and set probability AND stagename

I have a visual flow that essentially generates a renewal of an already existing opportunity. The flow is launched from a button on the opportunity. I use the record create element to create the ...
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To format standard phone field for indian format i.e. without any space and brackects

I want to change the standard phone field of salesforce according to indian phone format i.e. it should be a 10 digit number without any space,brackets and hyphens. Ex-9898765456 and not (982) ...
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Is it possible to Reparent standard objects

Is it possible to reparent the objects like Accountshare, AccountContactRole, Notes, Attchment, Event, Task..If yes how could I do that?
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Error while selecting a field in Process Builder

I am using process builder for my opportunity record. I wish to add a criteria in process builder to define the criteria for the action group. In set conditions sections I select a field from the ...
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Enable HistoryTracking for standard object with Metadata Api

When I try to set history tracking for custom object with Metadata API, everything works fine. But, when I try to do the same for standard object, it just doesn't work and I get no error message. Any ...
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is there any way to see what the differences between two page layouts in terms of contents(fields,related list,components etc.)

how to see what the differences are between two page layouts I just want to see which fields are displayed on one page vs another. This could work like a text comparison feature. For exmple: ...
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How can I create an Account Note or Contact Note via API that is visible in Salesforce UI?

I am using the python simple-salesforce library. Steps to reproduce. Create an Account: sf.Account.create({'Name':'Testy Account','AccountNumber':'123456'}) Query the Id of your new Account: ...
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Search for a field in all objects

I am looking for a field named "Owner_c" in all Objects. Any easy way to find it through work bench or a query in Developer Console.
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custom link on standard page layout

I am very very new to salesforce, so if my question does not sound good to you than I would just request you to ignore. I Need to show one custom link on Contact Standard Object which will link to ...
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modified date or create date modification on Task import using DataLoader

I am having an issue importing Task using Dataloader. When I import it creates a new CreateDate per task imported. Can the CreateDate be modified to its original create date?
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Retrieve Salesforce Objects using CampaignMember Custom Objects

I am trying to do a retrievesalesforceobjects function but the email keeps erroring I believe because something in my script is wrong: Set @order_number = RetrieveSalesforceObjects('Contact', ...
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Filter objects for which are triggrable & allow reports

How to get a list of objects for which we can create a trigger and can create a report.My code is List<String> lstObject = new List<String>(); map<String, schema.SObjecttype> ...
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Standard Obejct and their fields API for look up based on Client Name.

hello I want to create a page on our customer portal for our IT technicians to look up Account number based on the client Name. I figured out that I need to create an APEX class with an SOQL ...
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Migrate standard object standard field newly added picklist values

when using Ant Force.com Migration tool,can newly added picklist values to standard object's standard picklist fields which come out of the box be migrated by just including the standard field ?
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Real Estate: Asset, Product or Custom?

We're designing our schema now and are trying to stay as Salesforce standard as possible. We're a mortgage lending company, so our clients typically look to us to refinance their property debt. Use ...
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How to assign an Account Name on an Opportunity Test Class

I am creating a @testClass for an Apex Trigger I wrote with the intent to automatically set an Opportunity Checkbox field to False, if the Opportunity was cloned. (The Else statement also defaults the ...
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Adding customization on a standard field to an Un-managed package

I have added a bunch of custom pick-list values on the Type field on the Account object and want to make them available to the users who installs this un-managed package (ideally when a user installs ...
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NinjaValidationException

I encountered the following exception when trying to insert a CollaborationGroup in a test: System.DmlException: Insert failed. First exception on row 0; first error: UNKNOWN_EXCEPTION, ...
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Change Contact in undelete trigger

I'm experiencing a weird issue with undelete trigger on Contact record. // trigger trigger triggerContact on Contact (after undelete) { for(Contact contact : Trigger.new) { if ...
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Can we add cc or bcc for Task?

I know that salesforce we send email to assignee when ever we create a task for them.But is there possibilities to include cc/bcc to other person in this email?
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How to map a field from External Object to Standard Object

Working on Odata first time , Needs to know Is it possible to map external object from Odata to standard object? Is it needs to be done using custom field (using formula) in standard object. ...
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Determine if instance has Multi-Currency Enabled

Is there a way to check if an instance has Multi-Currency enabled through the API? I know that when enabling Multi-Currency, a CurrencyType object and multiple other fields are added on to each ...
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Populating Custom Object only once in Joined Report

I have two custom objects linked together in Salesforce. One is a subObject and this subObject has 14 record types. Which means 14 subObject Records per each Master Object. I have created a Joined ...
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Record Types vs Custom Objects

Our organisation is within the Public sector and our Salesforce use will not extend to the Sales Pipeline Standard Objects aspect of the CRM. Instead our custom app will include the recording of ...
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Library/content document subscription

I have a question related to libraries/document content subscriptions. Someone knows in what object they are stored after a user click on subscribe button? I have checked here: ...
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How to find list of standard objects which has lookup(Account) field?

Hi Folks!!!! Hope you are doing great, I want to know how to find list of standard objects ? if possible,i want list of standard object which has lookup(Account) field???
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Remapping Custom objects to Standard Objects [closed]

I'm currently working with a company where we use Salesforce as a social platform; all the sales data & purchasing information is handled separately at the moment, with certain data available via ...
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How to Link to a Record View?

Is there a way I can make an Opportunity hyperlink? In the code below, I want the user be able to click and view their own Opportunity records. Extension public with sharing class OppExt { ...
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I need update the record related object?

I have created controller and visual force pages using handson table grid format. If I change the any record in the grid it update in related object. My controller and class working fine but not the ...
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Salesforce object fields and how they are displayed

I have a question regarding the fields that are displayed when creating an object. For example, when creating the default Campaign object in Sales: I have 2 pictures below. One is when creating an ...
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Lookup field from Case to Order doesn't detect any Order

I have created a simple lookup field from Case to Order. No lookup filter criterias are implicated so far. I have created two orders in database, and when I try to attach this Case to one of those ...
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Standard name of field label

I want to replace the standard name of field label to my required. Is it possible eg: I want to change Shipping Address in Account to Company address. Can anyone guide me how can I achieve it.
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Can we create custom fields on Organization and User Objects?

Is it possible to create custom fields on the Organization and User objects?
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How Do I Work With Field Type Describe Information in Lightning Components?

Good evening everyone, I currently have a requirement where I need to create form fields dynamically from the Case object and render the same field types as on the Case object. I am trying to create ...
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Is it possible to insert a visual force page in the custom object layout?

Public Class SalesOrderLayoutCom{ public List<Sales_Order__c> OrderIdList{get;set;} public List<Sales_Order__c> oppIdList{get;set;} Public SalesOrderLayoutCom() ...
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Solutions vs. Knowledge Base

In my analysis, it seems that there are several features that Knowledge Base (KB) has that would make it edge out the free Solutions framework, and the rumor that Solutions is no longer being ...
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Cross Object Formula Field

i need to update a picklist value (in Contact object) when in account object is selected another value.I know that this is possible with workflow but my customer has a professional edition. Can i do ...
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List of context-sensitive help parameters?

As documented here: https://help.salesforce.com/HTViewHelpDoc?id=replacing_online_help.htm&language=en_US, it is possible to override the base URL to which the "Help for this Page" links for ...
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Trigger : Mapping of Opportunities indexed by AccountId

I am writing a trigger for the beforeInsert event of the Opportunity object. What I am trying to achieve is, generating a value for one of the Opportunity's custom fields(Ref__c), that is, a ...
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How To Identify the Main Contact Email in Different Contexts

I'm creating a workflow that needs access to Contact.email by I want the workflow to be usable / triggerable in a variety of contexts: sometimes an action on Opportunities or sometimes an update on ...
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How to Reset a Standard Auto Number Field?

Autonumber field increments when test class runs and note that in Spring14 salesforce has released an option not to increment when test class runs. Develop | Apex Test Execution | Options..., ...
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How to query FieldDefinition records?

When trying to query FieldDefinitions through SOAP API, I get the following error: [UnexpectedErrorFault [ApiFault exceptionCode='EXTERNAL_OBJECT_UNSUPPORTED_EXCEPTION' ...
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What are ListViewChartInstances?

In v33.0, I see a new object, called ListViewChartInstance when describing all objects through SOAP API. However, in the Salesforce Spring '15 Release notes there's not a single word on them. Does ...
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Unable to autofill 'Related To' from custom button URL hack

I am trying to create a custom button to create a task. I want to set the task Related To as a Campaign, but am unable to accomplish this. What am I missing? Button or Link URL: ...
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How to make an in-line Visualforce Page to be displayed in the NEW LEAD standard page?

I created a Visualforce Page to search for Addresses based on the CEP (Zip Code in Brazil). Then I created a new section on the Lead template and added the new Visualforce page. Everything is working ...
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Querying Master Object From Child Object PHP Toolkit

I am a bit new to salesforce and coding. I have integrated my salesforce through php toolkit and is trying to update opportunity and account through a web form. Uptil now I am successful in updating ...