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Prepopulate a standard field for Contacts

This is my simple use case. I search for a Contact, if the search does not yield results I give the option of creating a new Contact. On clicking it, create a new Contact page is shown. Now here is ...
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Hide the standard salutation field from the contact layout

I want to hide the salutation field from contact layout (Mr, Mrs, Ms). Just First name and last name should be visible. can you please help me with this. Thanks.
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Query opportunity from whatid on events

I am using the php api and am curious whether it is possible to get information from two objects in one query. I'm basically trying to save API calls. What I would like to do is grab information from ...
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Workflow rule for “User” Standard object ErrorId 673358808-54985

I am trying to upload a zip file with workflows, triggers and page layouts to my salesforce account. When gnoring "User" object, my triggers and workflows successfully get deployed and works as ...
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Standard Object Tab not displayed in New User Account

I have Developer Account and i have created another 2 users...When i logged in as a another user i have no option for the Standard Object tab..Ex:- Account,Contact,Opportunity,etc... So how can i ...
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Using “User” global variable in SOQL query

I want to retrieve some data from an object to a List according to the ID of the logged in User, so I am trying this soql query List<Object> = [SELECT Id,Name FROM Object WHERE User_id = : ...
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Workarounds for Sites page to update standard object?

I have a client who wants external users to submit data via a Sites VF page and update Opportunity records. Of course the Sites profile doesn't have permissions to update standard objects. Also, the ...
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Where can I get more information about Owner?

There were one time that I was trying to get the Owner name from Case. I searched online and knew that I can use the following query to achieve: Select Id, AccountId, Owner.Name, Owner.Email, ...
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Some custom fields automatically created when creating a new salesforce development instance

When I created a new SFDC instance, In Account object setup i saw some custom fields like SLAExpirationDate_c ,NumberofLocations_c (not created by any user). Same case for contact and other standard ...
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added a picklist on standard account object, now can I bind it to custome object

I have added a picklist, Members, on standard account object, I have created a custom member object now can I bind records of this object to above pick list?
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Why do my objects appear with Object Id and Object ID?

I'm trying to do a report. However, whenever I want to use something like filter by name, this Name field doesn't exist, it is designated as being "Object Id", which is a lookup to "Object ID" (all ...
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Standard Field not shown in Standard Report

Using the standard report object: Opportunities, I need to group by the standard field: AccountSource. The field is visible to all: and required even However, when using the report builder, ...
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Archaeology: what *was* object type 004?

So we've all eyeballed the various standard object Key Prefixes at some point and noted: 001 is Account 003 is Contact etc I've always wondered: what was 004? What about 002?
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Is it possible to map Lead objects custom picklist values to some other custom number field just like standard Opportunity Stage field

Here are the requirement details : Create picklist field on Credit Score Category Lead having values (Good / Acceptable / Bad). Create a another number field called Credit Score on Lead. The value ...
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Repeat Opportunity related list in my Contact object

I am editing the page layout for my Contact object and noticed that there are two related lists for Opportunities. Can anyone explain why this is? The object has the same available fields to display ...
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Can anyone explain how can i query on ProfileApexClassAccess and ProfileApexPageAccess objects

Can anyone explain how can i query on ProfileApexClassAccess and ProfileApexPageAccess objects?
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Trigger on Standard cross object field updates

I want to Update Website(custom field) in opportunity by filling the same value in Website(standard field) in Account.Here by entering the value in Account website it should populate in the ...
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Is CaseComment an Object? If yes, why can't I make a custom lookup referencing it? If no, what it is?

Adding to title: Lookup relationships to CaseComment can not be created; there is no CaseComment entry in the picklist of related objects when defining a custom lookup field.
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How to manipulate Standard Industry field with Data Loader?

History: We created a new Industry__c field under Account, in order to be able to have multiselect option on the 35 picklists values. Now, it is requested that we will only have 6 options, and NO ...
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how to refresh parent from child if parent is account detail page?

I have a use case to add a custom button on account detail page, on click of which a VF page opens up in which i will input value say salary and that will update the account record. Now what i want is ...
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How to pass default value for lookup in salesforce standard view page

I have a lookup field in standard page. when I click on a custom button in other page need to pass the default value for lookup field in my standard page. If I pass some field id and values in url ...
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How to change the header style for salesforce standard pages

Is there any way where I can change the header style of standard salesforce pages. I have a hint where I can upload CSS into documents and that will change the header style. Any body know about this ...
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SOQL join between two standard objects

All i want to do is to retrieve information from two standard objects Account and Case. For I have tried joins(which later I found does not work with SOQL), relationships (which does not exist in my ...
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Embedded Visualforce Page causing custom buttons to render beneath it and cut off the page

I have some very strange behavior on a newly created Visualforce Page that is embedded in a standard layout. Custom buttons for that page will appear directly beneath it and the Related Lists will ...
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Where are the Case/Contact/Opportunity access level stored for Account Team Members and how can I set them with APEX?

When adding a user to an account team you can set four separate access levels for accounts, cases, contacts, and opportunities. However, the AccountTeamMember object only has a field for ...
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rendering on Standard account Layout workaround.?

I have a picklist field Status on account.There are 3 values One,Two,Other. IF Other is selected i need a text field to show so that user can enter some information.I know thats not possible on ...
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is it possible not giving the update access of record in S2S

I have read about Salesforce to Salesforce. I saw records are shared in a connection. I dont want to see any kind of changes in records in published org made by other suscribe org. Is it possible to ...
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Check Update permissions on object instance/record

Is it possible to check if I (current SF user) can update a given object instance? We can use Schema.sObjectType.Contact.isUpdatable() to check if the current user has permissions to update Contact ...
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Standard fields in Custom Object

How many Standard fields do we have for a custom object ? Is RecordId is also a standard field for the object? Please help
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Querying DashBoard Data

I'd like to query the data of dashboard particularly the stored 'ID'. Is it possible to get the stored dashboard data ID through SOQL query?
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About Approval Process Urgent

1) I want to know about ProcessInstance , ProcessInstanceSteps and ProcessInstanceWorkItem what is relation among them and when a record is sent for approval then I think some records are created ...
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Formula Field - AND Operation

I have created a formula field to calculate a score from other two fields. If the condition succeeds, the score will be a static value else the field value. The condition is IF (AND (ISPICKVAL ...
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Why OpportunityShare object and UserRecordAccess objects giving different access level

I am not sure why OpportunityShare object and UserRecordAccess objects are giving different access level for a particular record and user combination. If i run following query on UserRecordAccess ...
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Customize permissions required by a managed package

I've a managed package which when installed, shows that it has Read/Create/Edit/Delete permissions on all the standard objects (Step 1. Approve Package API Access - Extended Object Permissions) Is ...
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Clarification on Price and Quantity fields of standard Asset object

Salesforce documentation of the standard Asset object fields defines Price as, "Amount the customer paid for the asset." It defines Quantity as, "The number of assets purchased.". It's not entirely ...
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Standard Page - Different layout for new and edit

I have a client that has had a highly customized org for a good deal of time and want to move back to much more standard pages, so they can have an internal SF admin, and no need to have someone ...
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Is it possible to map picklist values to some other text or number field just like standard Opportunity Stage field

In Contact object, I want to add a picklist field "Status". The values in field should have a corresponding numerical values which will be used for computation. The structure is almost similar to the ...
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Remove the Button “Discover Summer Release” on Home Page

On the Home page, to the top right corner there is a button link "Summer 13 Developers" found. One of my client's requirement is to remove that button on the home page. Im using this code to hide the ...
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How to copy standard Opportunity objects into a custom object?

I have a standard Opportunity object with the appropriate standard and custom fields. Now I have been asked to create a custom object that will have its respective standard and custom fields populated ...
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Best approach to create custom object records in Apex within managed package?

Background: We would like our managed package to create standard object records (Leads, Cases, Contacts) on behalf of the user, in Apex. Outside of dealing with the built-in required fields (e.g. ...
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How to give formula field dynamically in Visual force, I am using PE in salesforce

when I save the below formula, it shows this error: Error: Compiled formula is too big to execute (19,959 characters). Maximum size is 5,000 character if the sum of Value_1__c to Value_13__c <= ...
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Is there a superclass for Document and Attachment?

Document and Attachment share a lot of fields, so that they might be just views to the same "table". I'd like to use just those fields that both object types share in Apex code. Is there a superclass ...
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Outbound Messaging: ActionId

I'm investigating the use of Outbound messaging for some integrations we need to make with SalesForce. According to the documentation, the outbound message includes an ActionId field which is a ...
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Are Field History tracking objects the only Salesforce objects that have fields of DisplayType “ANYTYPE”?

Field History tracking objects, such as "AccountHistory", "ContactHistory", etc., keep track of changes to field values on records of objects with History tracking enabled on those fields. The ...
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when to use a Vforce page on a standard object

We have a client using vforce pages on the standard objects for Lead, Account and Contact. Our application is failing on these vforce pages. I asked the client why they are using a vforce page, and ...
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How to track changes to the account team in real time?

Question Is there anyway to track changes to the account team, i.e. insertions, deletions, updates, in real-time? Background We're switching away from selling based on an account owner model to a ...
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Is it possible to create a filter using LastModifiedDate < LAST 30 MIN ??

I have a custom object which is updated very often. I need to create a lookup filter to avoid records where updated before 30 min ago. I was trying something like:
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Can I apply a custom stylesheet to modify the look and feel of a standard object detail page?

Has anyone found a technique for injecting a custom stylesheets such that I can modify how the standard page layouts look? For example, increasing the size of key fields. Update I don't believe ...
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standard profiles and standard objects

Why does salesforce not allow us to change the permissions of standard profiles to standard objects? I know the workaround to use is to clone that standard profile into a custom one, but it seems like ...
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Replace text in Rich text area field with trigger

We're using the "Solutions" standard object as our knowledge base, with "Solution details" standard field is a Rich Text Area field (32000 characters). The field structure looks like this: Purpose ...