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Why does ProcessInstanceNode not appear in the Entity Relationship Diagram?

In the following linked image is the Salesforce ERD for Process objects: However I can't understand why I can use the following subquery to get a "invisible" child object for process: [select Id, ...
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Is there standard Functionality to send an email to case owner when case is closed

I want to send an email to the case owner after closing the case. Is this standard functionality of Salesforce? I tried in my developer org and I closed the case but I didn't get any email ...
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user gets insufficient privileges

I cloned the standard user profile and took away rights to a lot of objects. However I left a few of the standard objects like contacts and accounts. When I give this profile to a user they get '...
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Record type in salesforce

Is it possible to create a Standard field in Account called Account Record Type with datatype as Record Type? if Possible How?
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Cross object field values are not populating in HTML email template

I need to populate the field values following objects, Opportunity: Custom Object 1: Lookup relationship with Opportunity Custom Object 2: M-D relationship with Custom object 1 Now i have created ...
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Can someone please explain what is meant by sObject?

I am very new to the Apex programming first.And I know about Standard & Custom objects. And also the the custom objects have an extension of '__c'. I observed in the programming lot of reference ...
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Accessing ContentReference records via api

I'm working on an app to migrate chatter answer question records into another object. Using apex code I have a process that can map question fields, but haven't found a way of mapping/migrating inline ...
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How to save standard object in custom controller?

I want to create a form which when submitted will then create a record in Lead object. But I'm unable to fetch the values submitted by the user. Where am I going wrong? Apex Class public class ...
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Not able to undelete Attachments

I have written a trigger on Attachment. Events are after insert, update, delete and undelete. But I noticed that the undelete trigger doesn't fire at all. I tried to undelete from recycle bin. Even ...
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Add new picklist value for salesforce standard field programmatically

In my application i have a custom field called Column__c, what i want is when i create a new Column__c record, the Column__c Name will be added automatically in the status picklist field in Task ...
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OOB Forecasting UI?

I am not looking for any tips on building out a custom UI. We plan to implement Collaborative Forecasts in my org, and want to avoid some of the mistakes of the previous build-out. There was a ton of ...
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Standard Question object not accessible [duplicate]

I am system admin, Setup -> Quick Search -> Question is not visible in my setup. Actually their was a trigger written on it before an year. Now while compiling my test cases I am not able to ...
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restrict the Standard buttons on a standard page to be on top only

Was wondering if there is a way to show the button on a standard page to be available only on the top of the page instead of displaying both and top and bottom of the page. Thanks
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How to get the Available Record Types by Profile for a STANDARD Object

I found this post (especially Adam Torman's comment) really helpful in getting to the most elusive element of a profile--which record types are assigned to it for creation: Available Record Type by ...
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Overriding standard object to Visualforce page

I'm trying to override the standard page to a custom visualforce page and as you see in the screen shot I do not see the page that I have created, what I'm missing? SETUP-->CUSTOMIZE-->ACCOUNTS-...
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Add “Help text” for standard contact fields

I want to add help text for "Mailing Address" and "Other Address" standard fields in Contact Object. But those fields are not editable by default (Except setting FLS). Kindly help me to accomplish ...
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QuickAction Namespace

I'm trying to implement a QuickAction that executes when a user hits the "Send an Email" button on a Case. Link to documentation here. When I copy & paste the implementation code, how is this ...
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Can we update label of NoteAndAttachment object?

I tried to update the label using Ant, but getting following error - "Can't deploy non-customizable CustomObject named: NoteAndAttachment". So cant we update label at all? Thank you.
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Data Storage in Desk.com

Do we have any sort of data storage options in Desk.com similar to custom settings or custom object? From what I have seen so far, we don't have any sort of storage options. Do Desk.com have any ...
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Reduce the Permissions of User

I have Lead OWD set to public Read/Write. I m creating new User with new profile..with Lead permissions as CRED(No view All,Modify All). I want this user not to see other lead records. How to ...
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Invalid field ContactPhone on SObject Case

I have a Visualforce page which has a Case form. It's pretty standard. However when I try to refer the ContactPhone in the inputField, the editor throws an error saying Invalid field ContactPhone ...
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How can a Sites user Create standard object Product2?

I had created a force.com site with uses product object.When I use my site as anonymous user I am not able to use product object. Is there any solution for the above use case?
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Queues, Email Notifications, Standard Controller Extensions. Oh My!

Created a controller extension for the standard case controler. we set the OwnerId using custom save logic, but it doesn't seem to matter what i do, Queue Notifications are never sent out to members. ...
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Is there a way to make a forecast based on a custom field instead of an amount field?

I have a custom formula field that rolls up a value from my non standard item and my products from price book and displays them inside of the opportunity page. Inside of the forecast tabs you have a ...
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Custom forecast collumn based on a roll up from a custom field

In a standard forecast field there are 4 columns that display information based on forecast category that is defined in a individual Opportunity object, My forecast for opportunity Revenue looks like ...
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Update Standard field with a value from a custom field

I have a field in the Opportunity section called Amount that was getting an Install charge from the standard products in the opportunity section. The problem is that now I've added a function to add a ...
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select account (lookup) through picklist on Flow Designer

I have a flow designer and it's based off of a custom object with has an account associated to it. However, I cannot figure out how to select the account through the drop down list. Whenever, I ...
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Data migration of custom objects

Could you please explain and advise which are the best ways to do Data Migration in Production Envrionment. Before I start the data migration do I need an additional environment for backup? I am ...
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Which Objects are displayed in PermissionSet Object Settings?

I am a noob with Salesforce, please bare with my question. I am creating an App which enables easy edit/creation of PermissionSets on an ORG. In this process, I am creating a tree view with ...
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Populating Related List on Contacts Page using apex

I want to display all the Accounts that have same contacts in them. Suppose Account 'A' has 5 contacts associated to it lets say c1,c2,c3,c4 and c5. Now on contact page i want to see a related list ...
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how to move fields custom object to opportunity?

one custom second one is opportunity. First I created a custom object like as opportunity. But I want move fields (custom object) from to standard opportunity. In opportunity also some custom fields ...
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Field Formulas: Count Members Except Status Blacklist

I am customizing our Campaign page and adding a field called "Total Participants". I want to only count Campaign Members whose status is not equal to "No Show", "Not Attending". This is simple to do ...
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Why Account.LastActivityDate is not visible on any of SF UI?

While solving one of the trailhead challenge I came accross Account.LastActivityDate field. I was not able to view this field in Account field list and had to google about it. I was able to solve ...
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How to match profile name to ant metadata profile name and vice versa?

Probably you know System Administrator profile, if you try to migrate change to object or field or page or application or class permissions for the profile and you try to retrieve it, you will get an ...
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Report to identify Custom / Standard Salesforce Objects

Is there there an easy way which i can produce a Salesforce report which returns the following headers ; Singular Label Plural Label Object Name API Name Custom Desired outcome would be ; ...
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Show alert on validation rule

Can you show alert message on standard page layout? when user change the lookup value and try to save? here is my scenario, I have a lookup on a standard page layout and when the user change to any ...
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Can I rename API names of fields in a change set?

I have a field in two sandboxes with the same ID (they both came from production). The field is on the Opportunity Let's call them sandbox1 and sandbox2. I changed the API name of the field in ...
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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) 008-...
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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: sf....
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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 ...