Is there a way to install earlier version of application (managed package) from appexchange but not the latest one available? Or can it be moved from another sandbox if it's installed/available there?



You cannot downgrade a package that has been already installed to an earlier version. You can only either upgrade or uninstall and reinstall the desired version.


If you have the install URL for an older version of the managed package then you can install it assuming that version hasn't been deprecated by the publisher.

The install URL will be something like: https://login.salesforce.com/packaging/installPackage.apexp?p0=04t400000000000

  • How could I know the URL to an older version... e.g. I need sf4twitter application (appexchange.salesforce.com/…) but I need R4.2.21 not the latest R4.12.3... have no guess... How could I figure it out? – user3486 Aug 6 '13 at 10:32
  • During installation from the AppExchange you will be bounced via the install package URL for the current version. E.g. na5.salesforce.com/packaging/… for the current release of sf4twitter. You could trying asking the provider (Salesforce) for the older managed package version. – Daniel Ballinger Aug 6 '13 at 10:38
  • Thank you, Daniel, for your help! In my case it seems to be impossible to install previous version of app after contacting with app provider - they suggest to install and use the latest one since its more stable, bug free and etc..... – user3486 Aug 12 '13 at 12:47

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