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Field Service Lightning is a powerful, customizable set of features that you can use to set up a mobile-friendly field service hub in Salesforce. It includes the objects involved in inventory management and work scheduling, such as Asset, Service Resources, Territories, Service Appointment, and Work Order. Also included are the managed package which performs scheduling optimization and related tasks and the iOS and Android mobile apps.

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How to deploy Scheduling Policies in FSL from one environment to another?

I have created Scheduling Policy in my sandbox for FSL. How do I deploy it from Dev Sandbox to Integration sandbox and then to Staging and finally to Production? Is it a manual change or can we do it ...
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Field Service Lightning to track location and to auto change the status of the schedule appointment to Done

A user goes to a scheduled appointment. He changes the status to arrived. When the user leaves the location, track his location and when they leave the location - auto change the status of the ...
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Field Service Lightning in Winter '17

I see that in Winter '17, a number of standard field service objects are added that replicate the functionality of the custom objects in Field Service Lightning's managed package. At this time I have ...
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In Field Service Lightning, what can a normal Service Cloud user do?

We're considering using Field Service Lightning for a customer who needs to perform jobs like tracking the maintenance of their assets. In our scenario, the customer has lots of assets, but a ...
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Flow failing in Field Service Lightning Mobile App but not when run in Browser

I have a flow that is setup to be ran through the Field Service Mobile app. Recently I have made some updates to it, specifically having two fields that are set by the flow be set by formulas instead ...
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FSL mobile app screen elements visibility based on a criteria

We are implementing Field service Lightning. We have a requirement in our FSL mobile flow that on screen elements (text variables) should only be displayed if certain fields are checked which is ...
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Available edits to Work Order Overview FSL mobile

I am attempting to make edits to what Salesforce refers to as the "work order carousel" on FSL mobile. Particularly the Work Order Overview layout. I would like to edit the Service Appointment card ...
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Invocable method giving error in FSL flow mobile

I created a flow using Flow designer and it is a FSL mobile flow. Here I basically uploading a file and then using the same for Einstein Prediction and here is how I'm doing. Upload file using ...
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Lock Service Appointments in Gantt (Field Service)

does anybody know if there is some possibility (e.g. permission set) to lock the gantt diagram in the FS for a specific user? There is this possibility to lock/unlock the whole gantt but the problem ...
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EndDate and StartDate on Canceled WorkOrders

WorkOrders have a set of standard fields called StartDate and EndDate. According to the SOAP API documentation, they are defined as such: StartDate: The date when the work order goes into effect. ...
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How can I edit Service Appointments via Field Service Lightning Mobile App?

Recently I've implemented Field Service Lightning into my workforce. Sadly I've come up with an unexpected blocker. My technicians can't edit the Service Appointments via mobile app that have been ...
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How do I get to use Work Order Status Object in FSL?

I have got FSL enabled in of my Sandboxes and I would like to explore and use "Work Order Status and Work Order Line Status" objects. However, I don't seem to find these in the environment. Would like ...
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“Enable Field Service Lightning” missing in some dev orgs

I have a few dev orgs created before Winter '17, as well as a preview org I created last week. All of them are on Winter '17 now but only the preview org shows "Enable Field Service Lightning" under ...
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Expose field service agent location to community users

There is possibility to track where your service resources are being a dispatcher. Is there any possibility to expose that functionality to the community users? Eg. Field service agent is travelling ...
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Auto Generation of Work Orders from Maintenance Plans Failing

We are trying to get auto generation of Work Orders and Service Appointments working, however when we try to generate Work Orders with the following generation types it always fails: Work Order ...
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How to unhide Integrity Checker within Field Service Lightning

I am looking to use the Integrity Checker feature from Field Service Lightning but I cannot seem to locate it under Field Service Settings. I did find a statement within the release notes back in ...
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Salesforce Flow Component - Upload File - ContentDocumentID

We're using FSL mobile flow to take pictures and attach them to the WorkOrder.It works just fine. I want to use the output parameter of the upload file component to retreive the pictures uploaded and ...
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Field Service Lightning Issue

I am working on Field Service Lightning and facing some issue. When a Service Appointment is assigned to a Service Resource(User) that Service Appointment should be visible to Service Resource in FSL ...
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Auto Launched flow running in User mode

We have an auto launched flow which whenever a work order is rejected by a tech, it auto-dispatches work order to another available tech. We're calling the auto launched flow through a process builder ...
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Is it possible to hide skills in Field Service Lightning Gantt?

I am trying to hide un-related skills from users in the FSL gantt chart. It looks like the current functionality displays all service resource skills regardless. I've been looking at the sharing ...
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Problems setting up flow on Field Service Lightning Mobile?

I've built a Field Service Mobile Flow and created an App Extension for it scoped to WorkOrder and ServiceAppointment, following: https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=mfs_flow_connect.htm&...
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How to use merge field values in Lightning flow

I am using record choice set to get all related files in a lightning flow. I want to display name of the files in a multi select picklist from where user will select some files. I am trying to get ...
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Does the get candidates page on FSL will show child territories resources?

Once I select America to get candidates option to create service appointments on WOLI, I am unable to get resources for the child territory? Is there any configuration for the same in FSL package?
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Field Service Lightning Template assignment?

We have created a few custom Field Service Custom Templates. but for some reason whenever we try to generate these off of the work order object, it defaults to a preview version only? Was hoping to ...
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How to create Service Reports on the Work Orders but not on Service Appointments on FSL mobile app

When ever I create a Service Report on the WO in the FSL mobile app, its getting created on the Service Appointment related list but on the WO. Our requirement is to create it on the WO. I tried the ...
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How to report on standard AssociatedLocation junction object

How do I create a report type for AssociatedLocation junction object which is related to an account. It is a standard object. How do I report on it?
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Depot Call in Field Service Lightning

I am new to field service lightning and am working on a project wherein I need to have a depot call auto-closed if the machine has not arrived at the depot in 45 days. I want to know where do we set ...
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Maintenance Plan to Work Order Field Mapping

Is there any way to customize the field mapping for Work Orders that are generated via Maintenance Plans much in the way that one can map fields between Leads and Accounts/Contacts/Opportunities? For ...
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How can I make sort for Service Appointment on FSL Mobile App

I have a question for sorting Service Appointment on Field Service Mobile Application. How can change/manage sorting Service Appointments on the app? I guess, the app didn't sort with start/end ...
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FSL mobile textbox validation

i need a quick help on how to validate if a text box is empty. Currently what I did was created a text box named searchPeople and then I have a decision box checking if this is empty. I’ve created a ...
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Field Service Lightning - Scheduling policies use skills on Work Order Line Item

Is there a way to configure Field Service Lightning so that the Skill Requirements on Work Order Line Item are being used for scheduling?
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What are the Location and Associated Location objects in FSL?

I am getting started with FSL and came across the Locations & Associated Locations object. I understand that a location can be used to represent warehouses and other inventory locations. In our ...
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Field Service Lightning “Cannot Dispatch Next Service Error”

I've been implementing and developing Salesforce , Field Service Lightning in order to pursuit my workplace goals and mission. Currently the workforce is experiencing a short block that needs to be ...
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Field Service Lightning Inventory Setup

We are Facing one critical issue: We have set up the Virtual Location For our Technician and added all the Product in his Inventory by the help of the Product Item , But still in The FSL app it is ...
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Lightning Component - Detect Data Change from Another Source

I've built a lightning component that receives a ServiceAppointment (Field Service Lightning) record from a parent component, and leveraging this component to face a VisualForce page via an <iframe&...
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FSL: Book appointment as Community User

I am looking for a native way to allow Community users to book service appointments. In Community Builder there is the Appointment Management component which needs to be linked to a custom-defined ...
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To Make a Field Read Only in Service Appointment on Gantt Chart

Currently I'm able to modify/Edit the "Arrival Window" field by right-clicking on Service Appointment(SA-1257)in Gantt Chart. I just want to disable that(Edit) functionality for "Arrival Window Start" ...
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ProductItemTranscation, type “consumed” without a ProductConsumed?

I am a bit lost. As far as I understand, a ProductItem in Field Service Lightning is consumed using a ProductConsumed record, which is related to a ProductItemTransaction. If I further understand ...
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Checkbox Group flow not working in FSL Mobile App

I created a flow for FSL Mobile App , it gets the work order Id and displays the work order line item as checkboxes and updates the status of the ones which are selected. Below is the Screenshot of ...
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Field Service Lightning Auto Schedule

We are trying to batch update the Auto Schedule checkbox for the unscheduled service appointments in FSL. The batch is set the value to true and then unchecking it as expected but the FSL_AutoSched ...
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Can I Stamp my Service Appointment Status?

I'm looking to capture via the process builder when a Service Appointment status has been changed, and I want to store this timestamp in a custom field from a custom object for each one of the ...
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Can I Capture Status Change Times in a Service Appointment?

my team and I want to capture the exact time when a Service Appointment Status changes in order to build metrics around this. So far this are the statuses that I have: Schedules, Responded, Dispatched,...
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Does Salesforce and/or Field Service Lightning have an invoice option?

I would like to know if salesforce and Field Service Lightning have an option to bill/invoice the services that we would be bringing to out clients.
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How can I use the Data Loader to connect SSIS?

My team wants to take data from Salesforce and using Integration Services, integrate that data to another platform. First of all , I would like to know if this is possible, and if it is, is there any ...
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Field service lightning crashing on Android constantly

We have just implemented FSL in our business and all installers using FSL app on Android phones are reporting multiple crashes without exception. Has anyone else experienced this issue? Is there a ...
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Customizing the flow message on the Mobile

We are calling a Flow from the Mobile App and we want to customize the success/error message. Example. Let us say the Quick Action name is 'Check In'. Happy Path: 1) From the Mobile App, click on '...
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Maintenance Plan, Service territories object and Associated objects are not Visible

one of the my dev org shows "Enable Field Service Lightning" under Setup > Build > Customize > Field Service > Field Service Settings. my another org just have "Enable Work Orders". Is there something ...
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Field Service Lightning - Update record offline

We are working on FSL Salesforce, we need help in below scenario Field agent uses FSL app on mobile and update the status of Service appointment according to their work. Suppose today he updated the ...
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Enabling Field Service Lightning on Developer

I'm trying to enable Field Service Lightning within a Developer Edition. The posts I've seen refer to contacting Salesforce if you have a paid edition, but there seems to be no answer when trying to ...
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Mixed DML Operation - creating Resource via Flow

I have a Flow where I create a User and a resource, related to that user, the object resource is managed by Field Service Lightning Package from Salesforce. The Flow itself seems to work fine, except ...