While navigating to a standard page from custom page - I am passing URL Parameters to fields on the Standard page.

I am using fieldID to achieve this and it works for all fields except for lookup fields.

As mentioned in this blog, lookup field can be populated based on ID and Value. I am passing both ID and values.

Below is the snippet of my URL value:


For some reason, this does not populate the values in the lookup field. It should populate as "SampleProd"

  • Are you on classic or lightning? That trick won't work on lightning. May 22, 2018 at 16:05
  • I am using Classic
    – user56886
    May 22, 2018 at 16:36

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Looking at a similiar url hack in my org, everything checks out, except for one thing, a missing prefix which causes the two ids to be different:


Try changing 00Na000000ArhgS to CF00Na000000ArhgS. Should do the trick.

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