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Salesforce Certifications e.g. Salesforce Certified Administrator, Salesforce Certified Developers, etc

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How to start preparation for Salesforce App Builder certification

I am new to Salesforce.com and planning to start preparing for Salesforce App Builder Certification. I am learning from Trailhead site and some study material which explains how to create various apps ...
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Developer 401 Spring 16 maintenance Exam preparation

I completed my Salesforce certification on Developer 401 Spring'15 . After that, i cleared two Release Exams (Summer '15 & Winter '16) without paying any amount. Now, i have to write Spring 16 ...
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What does SHA256 change for us?

One of our clients got a mail saying the webservice will change to SHA256. "On October 11‚ 2016‚ the SHA‑1 certificate for webservice.exacttarget.com will be replaced with a SHA‑256 certificate. To ...
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Query regarding Developer Certification

I have completed Dev401 certification an year back, now if I want to be "salesforce platform developer 1" certified do I need to take "salesforce platform developer 1" certification freshly or is ...
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How to include external javascript in visualforce

I bumped into these questions today with the list of these possible answers, but only two answers should be correct? <apex:includeScript> <link> <apex:define> <script> I am ...
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What are some good beginners courses for SalesForce administrators?

At my work we agreed it would be great to finish some SF courses. We do have some free SF-related courses, but I'd like to have some people's suggestions regarding where I could start with my SF admin ...
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Did not got email confirming payment and registration for release exam

I did my credit card transaction for my Maintenance exam. Amount was deducted from my credit card but I have not got any confirmation email also I am redirected to payment console again. Do I have ...
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Difference when invoking Apex in execute anonymous vs. unit tests?

I'm looking at the study guide for the Platform Developer 1 certification. Under the Testing section one of the headings is: Describe the difference between invoking Apex in execute anonymous vs. ...
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How to enroll for salesforce developer certification exam

i am living in Pune and want to apply for developer certification. Can anyone please help me how to do it and the cost?
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How can Apex impact the ability to make declarative changes? [closed]

I'm looking at the study guide for the Platform Developer 1 certification. Here's a link to the study guide. Under the Logic and Process Automation section one of the headings is: Describe how ...
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Salesforce Certifications [closed]

Need guidance on which exam to opt for Salesforce as I have nearly 2 years of experience in Salesforce Administration as well as Development, in totality 9 years of experience in IT. I would like to ...
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Invalid Crypto key with connected app

I am facing system exception “invalid crypto key”. I created a self-signed certificate using the commands listed below and ensured the certificate follows the RSA’s PKCS #8 syntax standard: ...
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New “Platform App Builder Certification” Exam vs “Salesforce Certified Administrator” Exam

I am preparing for my "Salesforce Certified Administrator" Exam myself using the Study guide and various study materials from Google/Internet. Recently when I checked the study Guide for the "...
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Summer 16 Release Exam

I recently got certified in Salesforce 201 last month. I received an email last week stating that i have to write the summer 16 exam before March 3rd 2017. It said i have to get 83% in the exam and i ...
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Registering in webassessor.com for salesforce certification for the first time

I was trying to register in webassessor.com for the first time for my Salesforce Admin certification and I got an option to pick as below SFDC Employee SFDC Customer SFDC Partner Which one should I ...
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Salesforce Platform Developer II Exam

I'm planning for Salesforce Platform Developer II Certification. How many steps are required for this certification. These are 3 steps: Multiple-choice Exam Programming Assignment Essay Exam For ...
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how to verify a PEM-encoded X.509 certificate with Apex

My REST service hosted on Salesforce receives a http(s) request that headers contain a signature and a SignatureCertChainUrl with which a X.509 certificate can be downed. The certificate consists of ...
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Salesforce Certification ADM201

I want to take Salesforce Administrator certification. The ADM 201. Is it still called ADM 201 or is it being referred by a different name now. I went into the webassessor to register for the exam. I ...
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what are the available certifications in salesforce and which one is preferable [closed]

i want to know which certification i have to do in salesforce,as of now i dont have any certificates.thanks in advance.As someone suggested me to take App Builder,but dumps are not availables.
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Salesforce certification exam Admin Vs Developer [closed]

I Have 5 months of experience in a startup company i worked there Admin as well as Developer now i am looking for the Salesforce Certification so which exam will be good for me as a carrier aspect. ...
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Old “DEV401” vs New “Platform App Builder” exam

I would like to know more about the new "Platform App Builder exam" with respect to old DEV401. Is this newly introduced exam is just a rename of old DEV401 exam with same old "Study Plan" for DEV401?....
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Which Salesforce Certification will be easier to take for a Beginner with no prior experience in Salesforce?

I need your expertise as an answer to my query. I am new to Salesforce and no prior working experience in Salesforce, I am from Mainframe background and working in an IT company now. I am planning to ...
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Certificate Expiration notification

I'm getting a self-assigned certificate expiration notification and unfortunately. what are the top 5 reasons people create a self-assigned certificate for an application?
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AWS Signature Version 4 IAM authorization

If we want to use AWS Signature Version 4 IAM authorization to add some security controls to some functions in our AWS API, so only a salesforce user can use these particular functions. Do ...
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Maintance exam for Dev 401

I have completed my Salesforce dev401 exam in March28-2015. I suppose to complete my maintenance exam before March28-2016. But i dint started any release online exams (Spring, Summer, Winter) yet. Do ...
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ADM201 & ADM401 certification name stands for [closed]

What does 401/201 stands for in the DEV401 Developer & ADM201 Administrator certification? Is this just a number only or any other significance in salesforce?
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Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 2.1 (Multiple choice)

What are the differences at a high level(with respect to content, topic etc) between the transition exam for 501.1 -> SCPD 2.1 and a fresh SCPD 2.1 multiple choice exam ? Are they both the same ?
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How to begin with salesforce certifications?

I am new to sales force but I have heard great things about how awesome the salesforce platform is. I have been following the trails and will continue doing them.I have given myself time till August ...
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Single Sign on certificate expiration service interruption

Our organization is using the SF single sign on feature and the IDP certificate is expiring soon. SAML SSO with ADFS are used. We need to minimize the user SSO service interruption and our questions ...
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What is the ultimate date at which the Platform App Builder Transition exam can be taken?

DEV 401 is a dead end. Who knows how much time we have left for this transition to App Builder exam? It's not in the study guide.
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Certification Exam Maintenence Fees

I've just checked WebAssessor and seen that I can register for the Salesforce Certified Force.com Developer - Winter '16 Release Exam. The description says that it's: Successful completion of the ...
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Result exam certification by email

I passed today adm201 certification exam but I have not received any results email with pdf and logo on my email account. I checked spam folder also but nothing. On webassessor it results pass. What ...
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Will doing the advanced developer programming & essay exam still make sense?

In April 2015, I enrolled for the Salesforce Certified Force.com Advanced Developer exam and successfully did the multiple choice exam. Since then, the actual scheduling of a programming assignment ...
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Can I retain 401 certification number along with Developer I?

Please help me with the maintaining certification number. I had cleared my Developer 401 exam 4 years back and want to appear for new certifications (Developer I and Developer II). I would like to ...
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Salesforce certified Administrator or Salesforce certified developer?

There is a couple of certificates available to take to further your knowledge and develop your career with salesforce and I was wondering which certificate is more prosperous to get . What are the ...
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Remove Expired Certificate [closed]

Generated a new certificate however I do not have a way to remove the old expired certificate. The delete option is disabled and it appears I cannot deactivate the expired certificate either. We ...
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App builder vs Dev 401

I've already cleared DEV 401 exam this year February. i've also given two release maintenance exam. now for this winter release exam is chargeable 100$ should i give App builder translation exam or ...
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Account Suspended in webassesor during salesforce exam [closed]

I have scheduled my App builder exam on 29th November 7:45 AM IST, while writing my exam it got stuck in middle and could not go forward. I requested help from the support members and he rescheduled ...
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Graphical Depiction of all the Salesforce Certifications?

Is there a graphical depiction of all the Salesforce certifications that shows all the prerequisite exams, the stages of getting all the certifications, which certifications count towards Fullforce ...
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Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 [closed]

Is this exam difficult for person who has hands on experience with Apex & VF for 6 months ?
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Changes according to new Lightning Platform, have an effect on Admin 201 Exam?

I am studying for the admin certification on Salesforce. I saw that the developer exam has had changes due to the new Lightning Experience. Does anyone know if the admin exam 201 has also changes? ...
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Updating details on Salesforce Certification Verification site

Does anyone know how to update details on the Salesforce verification site, or where these details are taken from? The site (in case anyone is unclear where I mean) is: http://certification....
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Can I lose my Salesforce certification by disclosing information about the exam?

If I want to help another person prepare for the Salesforce certification exam, either on this forum, another forum, my website, or one-on-one, do I risk losing my certification if I disclose ...
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Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 : Lightning Component Framework

For the Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 exam, these two points are mentioned as part of the study guide but I am not sure at what level of technical understanding you need on these two ...
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What are the Best Practices to study for the Platform Developer 1 exam

I understand they recently changed the tests for the platform developer exam. I am studying to pass this exam and was wondering if anyone has any tips for studying? Thanks to all in advanced!
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Certification Maintenance Exam for DEV 401 folks

I have not received any emails from Salesforce asking to complete the maintenance exam to maintain my 401 credentials. Is it because they have introduced the two new certifications for Developers (...
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What to Study for 401 Developer Exam [duplicate]

Hello I am wondering what is the most up to date Study Materials for the latest version of the 401 Exam. i have been to all usual Sources like the trailhead or workbooks but i am curious if anyone ...
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DEV 401 suspended.why? [closed]

I sat for the DEV 401 certification,due to technical issues i couldn't complete the test.The test got suspended and it says to contact the program manager for information on rescheduling the exam. I ...
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Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 vs Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 2

Can someone who hold this certification(Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1) explain the difference between Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 vs Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 2 ...
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Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder Exam [closed]

Has anyone here taken the new Force.com Certified App Builder exam? The one which replaced DEV401? Could I ask for any study materials/tips/exam experience on that?