Questions tagged [chatter]

Chatter is a feature of Salesforce.com that provides a way for users to collaborate with other users within a Salesforce organization. It has a Facebook like interface that allows users to follow records and other users, share files, update statuses, like posts, and post questions or comments at specific records or users. It is marketed by Salesforce as a cornerstone of the social enterprise.

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Email chatter followers on every post to record

I want to email all the followers of a record anytime anyone posts to the chatter feed. I assumed this would be simple but it doesnt seem to be built into the system? It seems like im gonna have to ...
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How can I handle bounce management in Communities programatically?

The Problem We have an active customer community with 25K+ users. These users are in many Chatter groups and as a result receive Chatter digests and notifications via email. About 300+ emails bounce ...
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Display Publisher Actions (Upload file to feed) on Visualforce page in Salesforce1

I have a feed-enabled CustomObject__c which I want to expose via Salesforce1. For some reasons I have an override for the View page that is a used for desktop and mobile devices. On of the use cases ...
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Manually adding Chatter

Has anyone tried managing chatter with JavaScrip? I have a page that is rendered with Ajax calls into my controller. The thing is that it never does a post back to the server to get rendered content. ...
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Chatter feeds not appearing correctly on Vf page

I am showing a chatter feeds in my VF page by using the following <chatter:feedWithFollowers entityId="{!theCase.id}"/> The feeds dont seem to be displaying correctly. I cant see the feeds on ...
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How to load Chatter with Javascript

Question How can I load chatter (chatter:feedWithFollowers) dynamically (using javascript) in the browser? Motivation I'm working on a Visualforce page that should load as fast as possible and the ...
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Unescape Special Characters in Process builder

I am having a text field in an object whose value is posted on chatter using Process Builder. If one record contains special character &, then the chatter post comes like &amp; Is there any ...
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Make Chatter Profile Photo available externally?

I'm working on making some email templates, made of various visualforce components. One of these includes some information about a user they'll be interacting with. Additionally, this component ...
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Chatter Mentions with <lightning:inputRichText>

For branding purposes, we're attempting to build our own lightning components for Chatter Feeds and we're struggling to support user input of Chatter mentions (and other Chatter objects) with the new ...
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How to track who clicks “Show More” when reading chatter posts

In Chatter if a post or comment is long enough, there is a "Show More" option at the bottom of the post or comment. Is there a way to see how many people have clicked "Show More" for a given post or ...
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Salesforce1 Notifications for Community Users

We have Salesforce1 app notifications setup for our Community Plus license Users for when they receive chatter mentions. When chatter mentions are received the Users receive a Push notification ...
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How can we update profile picture of user on onCreateUser()?

I use ConnectApi to modify picture of User in custom salesforce login (Facebook, Twitter...), as follows: global void updateUser(Id userId, Id portalId, Auth.UserData data){ ... ConnectApi....
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Adding Chatter feed mess up current visualforce page style

I need to add Chatter feed into my visualforce page.Here the before adding chatterfeed tag. But after adding chatter:feedwithfollowers tag, my page style mess up.The section area size size become ...
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Get Chatter Group Link with URLFOR

Would like to add a link to a chatter group to a visualforce page. Following best practices was trying to use {!URLFOR()} so the page doesn't break if the chatter group url format changes. However, I ...
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References to URLs returned by Apex ConnectApi in Salesforce1 mobile

I have a VF page that I am using as an inline page on the Opportunity detail page layout. It retrieves and displays files (FeedItems with ConnectApi.ContentCapability) from Chatter feeds on records ...
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Can disable Chatter in org with installed app that uses chatter objects

I work on an app that references chatter objects such as CollaborationGroup, CollaborationGroupFeed and such. Previously, I was not able to disable Chatter when this app was installed due to these ...
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Embed Knowledge tab or Chatter in the fully branded community with in Site.com or Visualforce

Please advise how to embed Knowledge Base, Chatter like in the first screenshot here http://blogs.developerforce.com/developer-relations/2013/10/communities-plus-site-dot-com.html Is this done with ...
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Alternative page layouts for Chatter Mobile

I am customising a version of Salesforce, and our 'Contacts' have quite a lot of fields associated with them. While this looks fine on a Desktop, it is a bit overwhelming to users on the Chatter ...
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Can we some how customize the TrackedChange feeds(chatter )?

Is there is way to customize the text for FeedItem of Type "TrackedChange". I tried creating a trigger on feedItem object doesnt seems to help as the text that comes are not recorded in this object. ...
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Case from Chatter question isnt working in lightning

I have strange issue happening on my instance I have case created from chatter question in the community (by process builder + quick action) yet when trying to reply from the chatter in the case I ...
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How can we restrict users to entering ONLY certain topics in Chatter posts

I am ware that we can prevent users from creating / editing Topics in Chatter posts. But is there a way that we can restrict users to entering only certain topics (using the # notation) ? My initial ...
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Chatter REST Batch Post Multiple Files: Missing expected “fileData” binary parameter

Batch Post Files I'm trying to use the Chatter REST API to batch post multiple binary files using the /connect/batch resource. According to the last example in the documentation, I've put together ...
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Set User context in Email Template

I would know if it's possible set a "User" for an email template. In a my email template I use {!User.Name}. I have a class and a trigger on CollaborationGroupMember and I send an email each time ...
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Is it possible to set up anonymous chatter free users?

We need to set up a private Chatter group but the people in this group can't know the identity of the other members. We thought we would give them avatar customer names but he/she would still have the ...
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Email notification for every question and comment in Chatter Questions?

How can I have all Community users get an email notification for every question and comment in Chatter questions (actually on a Customer Community on Napili Template)?
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Posting Pdf to chatter via bulk api?

Which object should we use to post data's to chatter?I am trying to post a pdf file to a chatter object using curl. What is the name of the object that we should specify in txt file? <?xml ...
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Push Notification for Chatter Group not Working

I am using chatter group and implemented the Push Notification using ConnectApi.ChatterFeeds.postFeedElementBatch(Network.getNetworkId(), chatterPosts), but the push notification is not working. Now ...
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Grant Chatter Free user access to Community Chatters

I would like to grant Chatter Free users access to our Community Chatter groups. Is this possible?
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FeedComment insertion does not generate Chatter email

I was able to create an automated FeedItem trigger that fires and automatically replies (from a dummy user) to a user when he/she makes posting. I did not get the typical "commented on your post" ...
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ContentDocumentLink to get recently unshared FileIds for Files tab

Whenever a File in files tab is updated (title renamed, description), ContentDocument field 'LastModifiedDate' is updated. For share activity on any file, ContentDocument's field 'LastReferencedDate' ...
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How can I detect which fields are being tracked by Chatter via REST

I need to detect via REST API, which fields have been enabled for Chatter object feed tracking. Just to be clear it is the setup option found here: Setup > Customize > Chatter > Feed Tracking ...
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How to access sfdc.userId in Test Classes for Chatter tab

I have created a Chatter sub tab and need to write test class for it. In the test class I need to access sfdc.userId to identify if I'm viewing my profile or someone else's profile. In the ...
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Prevent Chatter Recommendations

We are an org of around 60 Enterprise edition users. We have a new user profile (NewProfile) with a few users assigned. I don't want other users to see these NewProfile users as recommendations in ...
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Not able to send Partner Users “Thanks Badge ” - new Chatter Feature

I am trying to send to "thanks badge" to a Partner Community member, but when I type the Partner User name in the 'Name of the person to send' It doesn't able to search the Partner User. Also When I ...
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How to customize UI display of an ItemFeed in the Chatter Feed?

I'm trying to customize the way Chatter displays items in the Chatter Feed but I'm not sure it's even possible. By default, it seem that SF is using his own rendering method depending on FeedItem ...
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Style Standard Chatter Components

I have a requirement where i need to restyle the chatter component of sfdc like chatter:newsfeed> but problem is with standardstyle sheet as false some of the allignment is disturbed and also some ...
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Is there a way to customize the new Chatter user “Here are some groups you may want to start or join” prompt?

We keep having new Chatter users create the default suggested groups "Sales," "Marketing", and "Product" because they are prompted to do so on join.  Can we modify or remove the groups suggested on ...
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chatter:feed and apex:form on community custom page

I'm building a custom detail page for Cases, this page will be accessed through a community. I'm using the chatter:feed component to display info related to chatter. When I added an apex:form to the ...
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Only user and group IDs may be used in inline mentions

I'm creating Chatter feed items using connect API apex. I want a simple message that contains a link to the user and a related object, e.g. opportunity. I'm getting this message when running the code ...
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Chatter in APEX (Connect API) with VF: Best practices to avoid limits

I am currently working on using "Chatter in APEX" aka ConnectApi to display feeds from custom object records in a Visualforce page. I am using one VF page with links that re-render the same page but ...
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chatter must be closed automatically when liveagent goes to offline means

I am Sri working with service console app in salesforce.com and i am using these app for my call center application when live agent is online means for customer..one link is provide by using that ...
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chatter feeds: identify concrete system generated updates on accounts feed

I want to identify some chatter system generated updates (on accounts feed) which appear on screen with an specific title (i.e. You don't have permission to view this task) in order to be able to ...
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Publish an image using Chatter API

I've been coding an application to connect with Chatter and everything is going ok but I was wondering how to link an image url into my wall, I mean I've read several documents about how to attach a ...
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Get ConventVersionId via Connect API

So I'm circling back on a problem I tackled a few years ago, as I needed to update the Chatter API version that I'm using, and in doing so need to rework some code that touched the nasty hack in ...
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Using a forceChatter:feed component to render activity

In the lightning component that I am making, I want to mimic the behaviour of the chatter feed views, All Updates, Call Logs, Text Posts and Status Changes. (In the screenshot below) Basically I want ...
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Is it possible to generate a Chatter post in code in the same format as a CreateRecordEvent type?

Looking at FeedItem records in SOQL, I see that a system generated Chatter post when a new record is created is of Type = 'CreateRecordEvent'. Is there a way to emulate this style in code? Salesforce ...
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Send Chatter Notification every 30 days until field is completed

I am trying to use Process Builder to send a chatter notification every 30 days until field is completed. The record being created starts the process and there is a required date field that is filled ...
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Profile Subtab Apps in Lightning Experience

Does anybody know how to use Subtab App in lightning Experience on Chatter Profile ?
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ConnectApi in a Community : EntityLink segment not allowed. Contact your administrator to enable it

I'm using ConnectApi to send "bell notifications". Example ( I use ConnectApiHelper but my pull request allowing {record:xxx} is not validated yet ) : ConnectApi.MessageBodyInput messageInput = new ...
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Canvas App not showing in Chatter in Lightning UI

I have created a Canvas App and I have enabled it for everything including Chatter. I am able to preview the Canvas App and it also shows up as a Quick Action. However, while in SF Classic I can see ...