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Who all can enable 'Marketing User' in Dev Org?

I was trying to create campaigns and couldn't able to see them and then identified that in User details screen 'Marketing User' check box was not checked. After that I was able to create Campaigns. ...
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set the field Ownership a read only for a specific profile?

I have only 1 profile that i need to disable this option, as I dont want them to be able to change the ownership for: Accounts, Leads, Opportunity But when i try to do it as I would do a different ...
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Triggering login email after user()

Is there any way to cause the new user email to be sent after creating a force.com user through the API (user() )? Or is the only way when creating through the UI and checking the send email ...
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is it possible a community user wants to create a user in his community

In My community AAA is the user. If he wants to create a new user in my community. Is it Possible? If it possible how? Show me the direction
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Is it possible to remove “Login as other user” permission for system administrator profile?

Is it possible to remove "Login as other user" permission for system administrator profile? I thought to clone sys admin profile and give delegated administrator access, but i dont want to create a ...
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Access to User Login History Report without Manage User Permission

Our Help Desk team wants to get access Last Login Date, Password Reset Time & Date, Login History Information in order to assist End-Users. This requires them to give them access to "Manage ...
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HTML Email Template Edit without wysiwyg

I am trying to edit an email template, however for some reason when I am editing I keep seeing WYSIWYG, and I am not able to change this to code view. Is there a way to deactivate this, and have the ...
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Can we hide fields on a person's profile page?

Specifically, I'd like to hide the Manager field. Is this possible? It doesn't seem to be so.
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Timezone conflicts from user setup to visualforce

I have a user that is set up in the right time zome from the admin section. If I do: system.debug(UserInfo.getTimeZone()); it shows properly as well. However when I bring the results into my VF ...
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How to Automate user creation

How can I automate manual process for user creation in Salesforce? Selenium? If so can somebody give directions to how to's not general documents?
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Custom message when Disabled login through login.salesforce.com

We have disabled users login through https://login.salesforce.com and now only allow SSO login, but to avoid confusion we want to provide custom message when they try to login through ...
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How do I change the XXX in “no-reply@salesforce in behalf of XXX” In Salesforce

I have job scheduled which parses an XML coming into salesforce from another system and it creates records in salesforce by reading the XML file.After this process happens there is an email sent out ...
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Forgot Password does'nt work for some users

I am admin. I have created some logins for chatter users in Salesforce for my organization. When these users use forgot password to retrieve there password some of the users do not get a reset ...
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Receiving error while creating salesforce portal user in test class

/** * An apex page controller that exposes the site login functionality */ @IsTest global with sharing class DisplaySuppliersDetailsFormTest { @IsTest(SeeAllData=true) global static void ...
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Custom Administrator profile

I want to add a user with a custom administrator profile, but who cannot delete the current system administrator users. I tried cloning the System Administrator profile but I can't disable managing ...
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Using REST: Get the Partner User Information When Using “Log in to Community as User” as Admin

I'm using the REST API on a C# website to access information from Salesforce. An admin can go to a Partner User contact and click "Manage External User" and then select "Log in to Community as User". ...
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List of User fields not available in Apex

I am looking to write some custom functionality for creating a User. The problem I am facing is that some of the standard User fields don't appear to be available through the API. I found this Idea ...
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How to unlock a User with Apex/Soql

How to unlock a User with Apex/Soql? I don't want to use unlock User button. Regards, Sandeep
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Scenario for transferring a user account from one person to another

If Phil is promoted from a Sales Associate to Senior Sales Exec, and the new sales associate is appointed to take Phil's responsibilities. What are the appropriate steps to transfer Phil's account to ...
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Allow I.P to avoid 2 factor authentication

I have a sandbox in my org, and I am trying to log in from home, when I try to log in, it ask me for code that is set up to be sent to my boss mobile phone. So, I have log in in the production org ...
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How to open an Order for an account without a contract

In SF when I try to open an order it lets me open one only on a certain contract. I want to override this and open an order on an account without the contract issue. For example: User ABC - Order 1 ...
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Can an API user be set inactive automatically? API returned “cannot reparent record” for active user

I have a web application that uses the Salesforce API to create Contact, Account, Opportunity records. We set up an administrator user with full permissions to use as the Oauth login user, and I use ...
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how to get theprofile name in triggers when saved? [closed]

one user have four profiles and one custom object with one field each time when the record is saved for the fifferent different prifiles,after it saved it shows with the profile name in salesforce.
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No sorting is applied on the list. Create user not coming as first record

Login to salesforce with admin . Go to manage users . click on manage users . Create a user from new user button. Expected Result: After creating the user should show as first record. The list ...
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Is there a way to reset a user's secret question if they know neither the answer nor their password?

A user forgot their password. I have admin rights in the org so I reset their password. They then informed me that they have also forgotten the answer to their secret question. I know that you can ...
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Disable User In All SF Environments/Orgs (Production and Sandbox)

Anyone know of a clever way to disable users who's left the company in all Orgs? In our particular case, one Production with several Sandboxes. The closest I can come up with is to perhaps grab ...
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Chatter Free users: Automatic login link works, but username/password login does not

I'm trying to setup some "Chatter Free" license type users in a sandbox. (These are new test users not users copied from production.) The long automatic login URL in the initial (and any "Reset ...
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Cannot login as a User even if i am salesforce admin

A user is currently inactive,i made him as Active ( I have the salesforce admin profile), after making him active, i cannot see the "Login" button in his user profile. Any reasons why i cant see the ...
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Are guest accounts within Salesforce's Use Policies, and if so, how would you create a guest account?

Not sure if a single "guest" account is okay within Salesforce's Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) - but if it is, I would like to know, using the Enterprise Edition, how to setup a user that is only able ...
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Salesforce Sandbox Only Access for New User

Is it possible to create a sandbox, a user, limit that user's access to only that sandbox, and then later if needed, switch the user from the sandbox only access to production access? UPDATE: ...
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Adding user of one salesforce org to another salesforce org

I am trying to add user of one salesforce org to be user of another salesforce org . May i know how can i achieve it. Thanking you.
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How do I audit which users are marked as “force.com Flow User”s?

When using flows, there is a checkbox on the user details to enable that user as a "force.com Flow User." I have tried to create a user view that shows this field, but I can't see it as an option for ...
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Giving users access to a specific custom setting without granting them Customize Application access

I'm working on a VF page to give some users access to certain custom settings without given them the entire Customize Application access. Is there anyway to edit and commit data into the system as an ...
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Mysterious OP_WITH_INVALID_USER_TYPE_EXCEPTION, Operation not valid for this user type: []

I had following situation. When I tried to edit and save some of custom object CustomObject1__c instance, I received error in the top of the page Error: Invalid Data. Review all error messages below ...
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Salesforce Sandbox Problem

I am unable to Login into Sandbox account,Actually we have 3 Production Environment for this production account i have only one sandbox Account,in that 3 production accounts i changed one of my ...
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Field Creation in Email Pagelayout

I want to create a PickList Field in below screen is it possible,
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How do I set another user's security token as an admin?

I am trying to set the security token of an API user (with insufficient privileges to do just about anything in the GUI, including enter the "Personal Information" section where users typically reset ...
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Assign new profile to user ABC when logged in as user ABC

When I edit any user from Manage Users, I am able to change the profile assigned to the user because I see a dropbox to choose the required profile from: However, when on the edit page of the same ...
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Is Class Course from salesforce.com, a compulsion for ADM201 certification ?

Do i have to compulsorily take the instructor led or classroom training classes for any of the salesforce.com ADM certifications. I am willing to self study & complete the certification within 60 ...
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Salesforce: Any API for getting user information?

I am trying to find a way to get the information about the salesforce enterprise user from his auth_token. I want to find the username, email address and role(admin/user) from the auth-token. ...
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User role is grayed out when setting up another admin

I am trying setup another backup admin user for our Salesforce and in the user setup area the role field is grayed out and below it the only option is for chatter?
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Default Asset lookup field in Cases doesn't display every Assets

One of our user noticed that the default Asset lookup field in the Case isn't displaying every Asset tied to an Account in our organization. I verified that there were no lookup filter preventing ...
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Avoiding the password notification to be sent to the User on creation

When i create new user through salesforce UI i dont want the password notification to be sent to the User .Is this possible ?I know one solution is to uncheck the generate Email Notification and new ...
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User Adoption Strategies

This may be a generalized question but I would like to know as to how you drive adoption of users in Salesforce. What type of different dashboards/reports have you created for different types of ...
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How to populate a lookup based on a Id

Is there a way I can lookup an User based on Id/ name I want to achieve the following 1) Object A has User lookup when the User lookup changes I am using a formula on related object to Object A to ...
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Sandbox settings in Single sign on org

I created a new sandbox for my org. I am trying to activate a developer sandbox and I am struck there. All I see is a refresh link and login link. I am unable to see the activation link. I have ...
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Bulk Update the “My Social Accounts and Contacts” Preference for all Users

I'd like to enable Social Accounts and Contacts in our org, and then bulk update all Users to NOT have the "Use Social Accounts and Contacts" setting enabled. This would allow me to then send out a ...
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Using cases to manage and track internal SF tasks?

We have multiple administrators and or power users performing various designated tasks and want to use cases to manage, track, report and document. Anyone have any suggestions or best practices to ...
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What's more helpful than Salesforce Customer Support? [closed]

IRC channel #Salesforce seems to be the only place with valid answers and helpful admins/devs.
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Best practice for removing former admin user from all records, triggers and workflows?

I'm thinking of using demandtools to find all objects that their account is tied to. Then I was going to test removal and replacement with current admin user in a sandbox environment. Just wondering ...