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Why is Schema.describeSObjects(types) Slower Than Schema.getGlobalDescribe()?

I was about to reconfigure some of my code to use the newer Schema.describeSObjects(types) method that I had heard was faster than using a globalDescribe. I made some code to quickly check this and ...
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How Schema.getGlobaldescribes().get(sObjectAPIName) works, what is the path system takes? [duplicate]

In dynamic APEX, as mentioned by SF that describe calls are heavy. So when we do the following Schema.getGlobaldescribes() - it picks org's all objects. Schema.getGlobaldescribes().get(SObjectAPIName)...
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How do I tell if a custom metadata type field is a Field Definition?

I have the following code: public static void getFields(){ SObject obj = (SObject) Type.forName('Health_Cloud_Integration_Settings__mdt').newInstance(); DescribeSObjectResult describe = obj....
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How to use custom metadata to map generic JSON

I want to create a generic REST API Webservice where the configuration of mapping fields can be done trough custom meta data. How would I set this up?. I want to be able to have an administrator add ...
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How to dynamically get name of object JSON String

I want to create a generic webservice. As I understood going the way of using Schema.getGlobalDescribe() will result in performance issues. I decided to try using JSON Schema trough Custom metadata ...
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Why does my custom metadata field defintion query not work?

I'm reading the answer to this following question: How to get a field's API name when querying a field of datatype, Metadata Relationship(Field Definition) However, when I run the following ...
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Creation of Custom Metadata in a Managed Package

This is an expansion to this question by Robert. Originally he did not put "Managed Package" in the title so I feel like most of the answers missed that part. I am building a managed package ...
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How to display the field label in combobox using lwc

I am using Apex class to fetch all the fields of the SObject. And i want to display all the field label into the component so i am using lwc to create a component Successfully ii am getting all the ...
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How to get the local object from a string in the managed package?

Our managed package has a namespace, say DemoApp, and a custom object named Form__c, the client's org also has a custom object Form__c According to the doc here: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/...
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Is it possible to get valuetypes of fields of a JSON object without using getGlobalDescribe() [duplicate]

I have the following piece of code to get the valuetype. Is it possible to do this with getSObjectType() instead of getGlobalDescribe() since this is a lot slower. Apex Map<String, Object> ...
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Apex action in screen flow does not take real time values from the fields on the record page

I have a screen flow on case record page. The flow starts with this screen - On clicking the Next button an apex action will run to check all the fields for null values. If there are fields with null ...
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