Is it possible to search multiple fields?

I am using the query:

$response = $mySforceConnection->search($search);

I would like to do something like this:

$search = 'FIND {'.$email.', '.$firstname.'} IN EMAIL,NAME FIELDS RETURNING CONTACT(ID)';
$response = $mySforceConnection->search($search);

Is that possible?


You may be able to apply a SOSL where condition if you had an exact email match. But I don't think the Find {SearchQuery} will span fields.

Otherwise you might find a directly SOQL search to be an easier approach if you know you are just searching for the email address and name.

  • So I can basically add the condition in the WHERE clause? – odedta Jul 13 '17 at 8:26
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    @odedta Yes, a standard SOQL where clause can handle these conditions. – Daniel Ballinger Jul 13 '17 at 23:17

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