How can I get an email alert (created) every time an Account's name change?

With out using triggers!

Workflow Rules do NOT let you specify a name change as a parameter

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You can do it using workflow rules. when creating a workflow select the "Formula evaluates to true" and "Evaluate the rule when a record is: created, and every time it’s edited" options. Use this formula to trigger the email alert whenever the name of the account is changed:


and then create a email alert as a workflow action.


By Creating a Workflow Rule attached to Account name change.

  • And how to I do that with out using a trigger?
    – Saariko
    Jul 8, 2013 at 7:39

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