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Questions tagged [future]

A future method runs in the background, asynchronously. You can call a future method for executing long-running operations, such as callouts to external Web services or any operation you’d like to run in its own thread, on its own time.

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Queable to be called from batch/future

I have a method which updates all accounts associated with an agreement (currently almost 2500+ accounts) and then sends these accounts to external service for syncing i.e. updating them. Now the ...
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Callout error to external system in salesforce Throws even after seperating the Callout and DML as per earlier questions [duplicate]

We have Trigger that calls a future web service class , which is inturn calls out external system. When the Account status is set to Active then the system callout the external ITSm system and ...
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System.AsyncException in trigger

Trigger Snippets: if (JIRA.currentUserIsNotJiraAgent()) { if(System.isFuture() == false || System.isBatch() == false || System.isScheduled() == false) { //Check, If Not in any Async Apex ...
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How to disable asynchronous jobs so that they cannot update data

There will be a data export happening from our org for large number of objects and records using a cloud based ETL tool. We have a business scenario where we need to make sure that there is no data ...
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How to elegantly handle asynchronous pushes from Salesforce to external system via a REST API [closed]

The key word in the question is elegantly; I'm an experienced developer familiar with the mechanics of asynchronous programming, REST APIs, database triggers, programming idioms and design patterns. ...
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How to get the response data in @future(Callout=true)

I need to catch the response of a callout method and insert it into a database. But what the problem is, the callout method called from a trigger. Therefore, I have to add the annotation @future(...
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How to call future method from lighting controller

Is there a way to call future method from lightning controller? @auraEnabled and @future can co-exist together? example: Class ABC{ @auraEnabled public static void callfromFuture() { //...
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Any real time scenario when we will need to call future method from batch class? [closed]

I am trying to understand if there is any real time scenario when we will need to call future method from batch class ? Can anyone please help me ? Thanks
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Too many futurecalls: 51 [duplicate]

I got the following email: Sandbox: Developer script exception from ContactTrigger: System.LimitException: Too many futurecalls: 51 Important addition: I do not see that mentioned 50 calls were ...
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Future method is not invoked from PostInstall script

I'm trying to create a future method that makes a callout, and for some reason it's not invoked when the script is done. postInstallScript.cls: global class postInstallScript implements system....
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How to Deserialize the Trigger old & newMaps in JSON

I'm trying to pass the old & newmaps as arguments to a future method using JSON method. I see the below error when it tries to deserialize the data. reference-Passing SObjects to Future |...
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Is there a limit on the maximum number of future jobs queued in an org?

I know there are certain limits with batch jobs, queued jobs, etc., but what about future jobs?
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How to make a call out from batch which (batch) get schedule from trigger?

I'm trying to call a method which do an api call. But I'm getting an error because this method get call through the process ran by batch and this is getting schedule from trigger. So even if i ...
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How to do a dependent callout from a future callout

How do I send a future callout to an external system inserting an parent object and as soon as I get the response back with an external id send another callout with a child object to an external ...
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How to notify users after the last future method completes?

From the Visualforce Page, we call a method that inserts a user record and then subsequently calls three future methods to complete the user onboarding process. insert user record Call 1st future ...
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@future method not getting called from catch block

I am calling a webservice (synchronous) and in case of CalloutException, I'm trying to create an error log in a custom object. The problem is, the record insertion is happening in a future method and ...
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Run Queueable as sequence

Good day Everyone, I have a trigger that will call a Queueable. The process looks like this : Trigger : for(User userData : Trigger.new) { if(Limits.getLimitQueueableJobs() - Limits.getQueueableJobs(...
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Is it possible to call a future static callout method from a scheduler

I have a static callout which i want to schedule every 5 minutes. How would i approach this I have tried the following but the the incorrect signature error: Callout public class or_service { @...
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Error: Future method cannot be called from a future or batch method

I have a managed packaged that I recently updated and it threw an error for a future method I have that sends information to a third party. The error I received was: Future method cannot be called ...
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Need help on Feeditem post to allusers

I need to post my status to feed item to AllUsers. As of now it is going to only internal users. Here i am using the below string to post the status. Here if i add visibility it is not accepting. @...
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Confused by CalloutException

I have a trigger on Account and Opportunity - both do a callout to the Google Geocoding API and then update itself using a future method. Now I also want to send an email before the update if certain ...
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Update record page after record is updated by calling external API

I have trigger on contact which validates phone by calling external API. To be able to call the the API from trigger, I'm using future annotation. The callout method writes the result to custom field ...
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Platform Events + Process Builder + Apex with @future method

I'm running into an issue with too many future calls when handling Platform Events with a Process Builder that uses an invocable Apex class. Basic setup is 2 processes: The first publishes an event ...
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Custom Logging and Future Methods

I have been reading up on the custom logging, DML, and exceptions but haven't seen anything that talks about @Future methods and exceptions. I have two scenarios: A Button is clicked on a Lead, ...
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Calling a Class from a Trigger (calls external service)

I am at my wits end with Future Methods coding and would be very grateful for a working example. I've been reading through the Future Methods documentation here: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/...
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Future methods do not support parameter type of Exception

I'm stuck at this error "Future methods do not support parameter type of Exception". Is there any workaround for this error?
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User Friendly Handling of Exceptions in Future Methods

Background Salesforce is integrated with an external system, like Xero Accounting. When the User updates an invoice status 'Sent' Salesforce creates it in Xero. Process Builder calls an @...
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Invalid Type and incorrect signature error in Future class

Hi we have a @future class created, however we have this error as per the screen shot below Please find the code below public with sharing class Addressfuture { public Addressfuture() { List&...
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How to know the completed time stamp of my scheduled Queueable class

I'm looking at What's the difference between AsyncApexJob and CronTrigger? Currently I have a Schedule class, and queueable class(which fires future methods). Below is the hierarchy: Schedule class ...
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What is the query limit for @future method

What is the query limit for @future method and can i use future method to fetch more than 50,000 records
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Did not receive exception email in production

We usually get exception emails to our admin from the production. I have a asynchronous code running in production @future public static void processRecords(String FIMCJSONRec) { ...
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show error message after delay in lightning

Here is the situation. I have a @Future method which has callouts is running along side of actual main CLASS. in the callout response, I am receiving some error/success XML, I am saving them in a ...
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a way to return value from @future method

I have a situation where I have to insert data into a wrapper class and a bunch of objects to save in Salesforce first and then make an API call. As we know, salesforce will not allow us to make any ...
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Get Set and Process in Loop

This line works: Set<Id> ids = (new Map<Id, Contact>([SELECT Id FROM Contact WHERE RecordType.DeveloperName = 'recordTypeName'])).keySet(); This line works: ws_contact.future_callout(...
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Queueable Apex consideratoins

This is more of a theoretical question and probably goes more to design and I hope I can do this justice. I have successfully coded in apex multiple triggers which make callouts using the @future (...
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Retrieve information from other Org using REST Callout

I am new in salesforce and i have a REST request callout to retrieve the information from the other ORG. My problem is, I don't know if my code is correct since there is no error but in my VFPage, ...
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HTTP POST Request with @future and schedulable

I need to create a schedulable Apex job which will send Sales Order Number from Case Object to my integration platform Web Service as JSON. This will be re-mapped and sent to another system, re-mapped ...
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Testing a queueable class containing a future callout [duplicate]

I have a queueable class that makes callouts (@future(callout=true)) in the execute method. When I manually test this, everything works correctly. But when I set up my test class, it gives me the "You ...
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Preventing Recursive Future Calls

I have a usecase where when an account is updated, an after update trigger is fired. This trigger will call a future method which will call a SOAP API to assign the relevant territory assignment rules....
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@future Attempt to de-reference null object

The business requirement is to have a lookup relation ship between a Contract and Opportunity. A field on the opportunity must get the SUM of a custom field on the Contracts which belong to the ...
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Future method throwing error

We have a future class which will call future class to send mail. Sometimes I get this mail from salesforce. Apex script unhandled exception by user/organization: 005A00000062Q6O/00DA0000000YXoL ...
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Future Class triggering two emails instead of one when a record is updated

I have delete this post as it has sensitive info.
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method @future two transactions

In an @future method can I persist a data at the beginning of the execution and the others at the end? Pratically, can i open and close two different transactions in the same @future method?
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future method concurrency

I have a button that calls a very complex feature that caused salesforce limits to be reached. I modified the method in asynchronous (@future) and added two states: "waiting" and "not processed". ...
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Future Method Invokation

I know we can't call future method from a batch class or from any future methods. "Future method cannot be called from a future or batch method" I have an Account trigger which has a lot of future ...
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Future method rollback

I have a System.LimitException problem: Apex CPU time limit exceeded in Apex, and I have therefore modified a synchronous functionality in asynchronous functionality by changing the method in @future. ...
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Error while opening PDF document created through Future method

I have a webservice class 'restExample' which first performs DML operations and then calls a future method 'createDocument()'. This method will create PDF document. One important point: Running user ...
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Insert New Picklist value with record type in MetaData Service [duplicate]

Using MetaData API, am able to insert the value in Picklist field in apex code but it is not available for any record type. I am finding hard to expose the value to record type. Here is my code, ...
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Why there is explicit provision for not allowing callout from future methods using (callout=false) , if by default it doesn't allow?

Like with 'without sharing' and 'with sharing' for class, 'without sharing' has clear use in case you want to explicitly turn off sharing rule enforcement when a class acquires sharing rules when it ...
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Guarantee only a single asynchronous job runs at a time

This is a bit of an odd one. We are interacting with an external system that does not support concurrency due to a bug which they are struggling to fix. We perform a HTTP callout, the callout takes ...