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Tips to prevent errors in execution of time-based workflow?

Our implementation includes a number of time-based workflow rules. Due to high volume, we have been experiencing frequent occasions where execution of updates to some records in the time-based ...
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APEX CPU Time limit exceeded error. Any suggestions?

We have this nightly code that runs in our org. Recently, we started receiving APEX CPU Time limit exceeded errors and we're looking for ways top optimize the code. Anyone have any suggestions on ...
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time dependent workflow-action execution order

Does someone know something about the action execution order please? I have defined a workflow named Update Access Granted. And I can see some scheduled actions from Set up -> Monitor -> Time-Based ...
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Salesforce time dependent workflows, same field update at the same time

Let's define some identifiers before we start, in order to make things clear. I have some Account objects and some related Opportunity objects. Each Account object has a Access__c field. Each ...
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Send email to Users at 11PM in a Scheduled class. Each User has different time zone

I want to send email to users at 11:00 PM, When certain criteria is met. I tried to accomplish this by Time-Based Workflow rule, but failed, as we cannot run a workflow rule on a specific time of ...
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Timebased workflow rule, does it fire if the date is changed?

There are a lot of questions about time based workflows here, but I didn't see the answer to mine. I have a time based workflow rule. The entry criteria is true when a checkbox is checked. Now there ...
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running time dependent workflow when datetime changes

Is it possible to fire a time dependent workflow rule where the criteria is anytime a datetime field changes, fire the time dependent action 2 hours before the datetime field? I can't seem to get ...
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Workflow Rule and Time Dependent Email alerts

I am having an issue with getting my email alerts to work. i have got them to work however they only work upon creating and editing. story: I have created a custom object with a custom field called ...
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Queued Timebase workflow not firing after scheduled date

I have a time-based workflow that should have fired by now. I can see the entry still sitting int the queue. It's now 15 minutes past when it was scheduled to fire. Wondering why it hasn't fired ...
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Add time trigger

After clicking on "Add time trigger" button in Workflow rules (for time dependent WF)..we have Days/Hours , Before/After and Rule trigger Date/ created date/modified date DROP DOWNS. My question is ...
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Time based workflow email notification not working

I've scenario where I need to send email notification when case record is in status 'Open' for more than 7 days. The time based workflow information are as follows Evaluation Criteria: Evaluate the ...
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Using Workflow Rule to Move Lead to another Queue after 30 days

Can someone help with a workflow rule that moves my leads from queue A to queue B after 30 days? Thanks, -Dan
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Time Based workflow rule to implement SLA which is “Same Day”

I need to update a field to "Case Outside SLA", if the the case is still open after the SLA period based on priority. Problem is for one of the priorities SLA is same day. When I add a time based ...
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Deleting lead if its not active for 15 days

I have a Consent Obtained Date field on the Lead object. If consent is not obtained (date field is null for 15 days), the Lead record and its associated Activities should automatically be deleted by ...
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Alert notification if there is no update in 4 hours

I have a requirement where I have to send alert notification for a case if it is not updated for more than 4 hours (when the case is not closed). What will be the simplest way to achieve this?
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SOAP API get timestamp when the object is recently accessed

There is a current requirement to track the time at which the object has been previously read. I used the time at which the job is submitted to track the read as this is what I could come to tracking ...
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How can I send an email alert every day to 5000 contacts

We want to send an email to contacts every day. There will be say 5000 contacts. I can't do this with apex code because there is a limit of 500 emails per 24 hour period. So I will have to do this ...
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Time-based Workflow not triggering

I've been working on testing a time based workflow, that fires off an email 1 and 3 hours after a new contact is created. Of course, this is small scale testing, as I would eventually like to ...
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Time based workflow queue is getting emptied

Couple of days ago I viewed a queue of Time-Based Workflow rules which notify a specific person (by creating tasks and emailing), but today I found this list is empty. This person mentioned that she ...
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Time Based Workflow Field Update Action Order of Execution

If I have a Time Dependent Workflow that does a Field Update, what would be the order of execution starting with that field Update? Will other workflows be trigger by this Field Update? Example: ...
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Every 1. day in month I need to update my custom number field with default value “2”

I don´t know how to do it via workflow with update field, because something must activate my workflow... It must be: Created or created, and every time it’s edited or created, and any time it’s ...
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Effect of changing email template on time based workflow

Here's my scenario: A time-based "email alert" workflow action fires that adds an email to the queue. The email is scheduled to be sent 7 days from now. In between now and the time the email is sent, ...
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Time dependent workflow acction on Oppo- Account level

I am creating a workflow on the opportunity level to create a task 2 weeks after the Account End Date has passed. Although it is visible on the opporunity, the parent for that field is on the account ...
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How do I change the email recipient for a failed workflow notification?

I want to change the recipient for notifications for a failed time-based workflow. I created the workflow rule, and my username is set as the 'Default Workflow User' in the Workflow & Approvals ...
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Understanding time dependent workflow action of universal container

My question is regarding "Time-Dependent Workflow Task" of recruiting app of universal container which is associated with workflow rule named "Assign Position to Recruiter". In the immediate workflow ...
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Process Builder - Revision (Deactivate and then Clone then Activate)

Do I have to update the records again to trigger the process builder with the revised one, or does it automatically use the same Process with the updated version?
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Workflow no trigger for specific date criteria?

If I state DATEVALUE(Due_Date__c)==Today() in workflow criteria it works but why this one is not working? DATEVALUE(Due_Date__c)==DATE(2015,01,02) I want to update for specific Jan 1 ...
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Querying Time-based Workflow Queue

Is it possible to query the content of the Time-based Workflow Queue from an Apex unit test to assess that a specific Workflow Rule has been executed and added a new item to the queue? I didn't see ...
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Process Builder Sandbox vs. Production

I've created a process in Process builder to coincide with a workflow. The idea is to create a new opportunity ( time based ) once the criteria is met after the workflow has been triggered. For ...
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Email notification on 9 months opportunity overdue

I'm trying to send an email notification every time an opportunity reaches 9 months old and is Closed/Lost. Could you please help me?
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Is it possible to avoid Time-dependant workflow email firing on a past 'scheduled' date?

I have a time-dependant workflow to fire 15, 7 and 1 day before a set date. Let's taken an example. Today is 1/22/2015 Due date set is 1/23/2015 1 day email is scheduled for 1/22/2015 (today) 7 ...
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Workflow Criteria evaluates to true but object not added to time based workflow

I have created a time-based workflow that checks some criteria on a custom objects and adds them to a time-based queue to execute 60 days after a particular date on the object. When we edit and save ...
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How can I fix my birthday reminder to support leap years?

I have created formula field name as 'Next Birth date'. Without code for leap years: ...
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time based workflow rule

I'm using a free survey tool (Timba) and trying to create a time based workflow rule to accomplish the following: send survey 1 day after a specific date is set on the account (survey fires from the ...
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Time-dependent workflow vs Apex Scheduler

On the first of January we had an issue where a lot of Contracts passed their end date. This caused a time-dependent workflow to fire, but there were so many occurrences (15000+) that it took a very ...
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Time-dependent workflow error handling

Question: How are errors (validation rules, addError in triggers etc.) handled by time-based workflows? And are there any best practices regarding time-based workflow error handling? Example: In my ...
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Time-Dependent Workflow Actions

I wish to run a workflow once a day or once a week. How to set it up? If I make a Time-Dependent Workflow Action, it only allows me to fire it from a rule trigger date or date created or a couple of ...
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Time Dependent Work Flow for AFTER option

I created Workflow Rule that contains several Time Trigger.The requirement is after certain days from the date input ,it will send email notification.The email template will be different based on how ...
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Time-based workflow queue limit

Does anyone know if there's a limit to the number of pending actions in the time-based workflow queue? Given that it has filtering options in the monitor I assume it's expecting more than just a ...
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Set Default Value in a Formula Date/Time Field

I am looking to create a formula date/time field that will give me for example 12/05/2014 3:00 PM for today and then tomorrow it changes to 12/06/2014 3:00 PM. The date but not the time will change ...
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Should time-based workflows trigger upon record update that puts trigger date in the past?

I ask because I'm getting conflicting info from the SF documentation On the one hand: What happens if I update the value of a date field used in a time trigger? If you update the date field ...
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Time dependent Workflow - converting lead

I have a time dependent workflow on a lead date field, i.e. if a lead is inactive for 30 days, then change the status field to inactive and reassign to an "unassigned leads" queue. The problem is, ...
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Question : Time Based Workflows

If I have a time based workflow triggered on Case create where I check if Status = 'Open' then close the case after 7 days. Will the case still get closed after 7 days even if the staus <> ...
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Trigger a workflow using another workflow

I am currently using two workflows to check if a record has been updated or not on a daily basis. The first workflow has the following logic : (If RecordName equals 'RECORDNAME' , AND If Status ...
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Prevent time dependant workflow actions that would be in the past

We want to setup some time dependant workflows to send out some emails. At some point a sales person may want to stop those emails going out - so we have a checkbox that they can tick and the rule ...
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Time Based Workflow

Requirement: Lead Unread Notification I have two users, on creation of a lead within two hours if lead is unread a email notification is sent to the owner of the lead. And if the lead is still unread ...
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Executing Workflow Rule in Minutes? (Time Based Workflow)

I am attempting to do a field update every 15 minutes but it seems workflow time triggers start at 1 hour. Is it possible to have workflows execute every 15 minutes? If not, it is possible to have a ...
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Does a time trigger workflow rule based on a date, with a field update on that same date, still execute if the field update changes the date?

I have a time based workflow rule that fires when TriggerUpdate1 is True. When it fires, two time dependent workflow actions are kicked off (they're part of the same rule, just two actions): At 1 ...
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Workflow rule creation process

I have to create a workflow so that it shows a message when a sample lot Expiration date is just 90Days ahead. Can some one show me the process?
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Time Based Workflow - Records not getting added to the queue? or Queue limit exceeded?

What is the Maximum size of the Time Based Workflow Queue? I'm not able to find the record which are satisfying the rule criteria in the queue. The Workflow queue shows only 1000 records for a search ...