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Heroku Connect is a product that does bi-directional data synchronization between Salesforce and Heroku Postgres. It is configured via a point and click Heroku UI - no coding or complex configuration is required.

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Would I get the [Pending Writes to SF] data or can solve problem on Heroku?

Thanks for showing this question! I hope all of you keep healthy. Happy New Year! Currently, our team has stored data in the Legacy system on Heroku and integrated it to enable interaction between the ...
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Creating External Object Heroku Connect

Tldr; I am wondering if I create an External Object in Salesforce using my External Data Source (Heroku Connect to Heroku Postgres) if the object should be created automatically in Postgres? I have a ...
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Lightning Out Error : getting "Main:79 Uncaught ReferenceError: $Lightning is not defined" from Heroku App or Node js module

I have an lightning out app that is using lwc code to get data from salesforce. Now I am accessing it from node.js local and it is not working. Throwing "Uncaught ReferenceError: $Lightning is ...
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Unable to perform Insert/Update operation on Heroku Postgres

We have a Codeigniter (PHP) application hosted on the Heroku instance. We are using the Heroku Postgres database to connect and do CRUD operations. It is also connected to the Salesforce instance ...
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Archival strategy : How to Fetch records and maintain data sharing, which was there earlier when the data was inside salesforce?

Salesforce recommends Heroku Connect + postgres for data archiving strategy. And for fetching the data salesforce recommends Salesforce connect via Odata api. But when retrieving records via Odata Api,...
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Edit external object records from Heroku using salesforce connect

We have an external database set up in Heroku using postgres. I would like to be able manage some data from the heroku postgres database in salesforce. I have configured salesforce connect with the ...
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When I am trying to add github repo to a heroku app it throws "Internal Server Error"

When I am trying to add github repo to a heroku app it throws "Internal Server Error". The same thing is also happening to my other running app also. Is it a problem with the github account?
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Dealing with Millions of records - Bulk API 2.0 or HEROKU integration

We have a Heroku Postgress setup which has contact object data of our sfdc org synching every 5 mins ( bidirectional ). I have a use case where I need to manipulate approx. 20 million contact recs. ...
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Difference between Salesforce Connect and Heroku Connect

Can someone explain the difference between Salesforce Connect and Heroku Connect. In the below image why they have to use both Salesforce connect and Heroku Connect. Cant they just use Heroku connect ...
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How Apex transactions work?

Part 1: We have a webpage without login(no session). On the webpage is a submit button when clicked creates a lead. It is integrated using heroku connect. When a user clicks submit a lead then a ...
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Insert into External Object

We have set up a postgres on Heroku. Using Heroku Connect we have exposed couple of tables as external object following this [link][1] . We are able to read the data in Salesforce. But when we are ...
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Loading 5 million+ Emails into Salesforce

We have millions of emails(actual HTML emails that were sent to clients) stored in our old CRM Siebel but since we are migrating away from Siebel ,now we want to migrate those emails to Salesforce so ...
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Is it possible to have multiple orgs configured on one heroku connect instance?

I have an app that has heroku connect, how to create a connection on heroku connect but with mulitple salesforce orgs?
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Creating a full-stack heroku app with multiple workers on a hobby dyno

I have a heroku hobby dyno and I am creating an app that would need to perform a few tasks: Deploy a front-end website Run a scheduled background task to make an API request and update a database (...
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How to sync a Salesforce Object with Postgres using Heroku Connect

I want to use Heroku Connect to sync a postgres database (an app deployed on heroku and having a postgres DB) with a Salesforce schema. When I start a new mapping on heroku connect, I have all ...
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Heroku Connect - mapping between different data models (schema translation)

I want to use Heroku Connect to sync data between Salesforce and Postgres on Heroku. I am totally new to Heroku Connect. Model A is a Postgres DB on Heroku that contains 3 tables with 20 fields. The ...
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The External Change Data Capture doesn't work with an error!

I'm using OData v4.0 and the External Object is set in Salesforce, which is connected with Heroku Connect. However, the Change Data Capture feature does not work, and the following error occurs. &...
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Heroku Connect: initial load into Heroku with million of records from Salesforce

I would like to see if someone already worked on adding Heroku Connect in an existing org where they needed to bring many millions of records into Heroku. Does it require custom load script or can ...
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Heroku connect customization

Currently i did not find any solution in which we can create/define a logic which we can write in Heroku connect to restrict this sync to certain records in s table. Example: I have a custom object ...
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Use Change Data Capture in the other direction (Heroku -> SF)

I have a Salesforce ISV app that shares some data with its Heroku-based backend. To notify the backend about data changes in Salesforce we use Change Data Capture. For synching back changes from ...
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Does Heroku connect supports Chatter in salesforce?

when i tried to integrate chatter ,there is error The object is read only and does not support writing to salesforce.
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External Object Related List shows timeout error

I am trying to configure an external object in Salesforce for which the source is a Postgres table that contains approx. 34 million records. I was able to set up the External data Source which ...
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How to retrieve picklist option values in heroku

I am trying to get and display the picklist option from salesforce, in heroku. Can anyone kindly let me know how I can achieve this. I am querying records from case. And I want to display the case ...
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Heroku And Salesforce Connectivity

I have created Connectivity with Salesforce using "Heroku Connect". While i create record in salesforce it is creating record in heroku postgres database but while i inserted record in to heroku ...
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Migrating Salesforce data to Heroku Postgres

I am using 'Heroku Connect' as the connector for Integrating Salesforce and Heroku post-gres. By using Heroku connect, When I create a record in Salesforce, it automatically created in Heroku but ...
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How to host Adonis js app in Heroku hosting [Adonis js ] [closed]

I tried to host my web-app but it shows an an error.I followed all this steps Download and install the Heroku CLI. If you haven't already, log in to your Heroku account and follow the prompts to ...
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Heroku Connect, Sandbox Refreshes and Synced Rows

I have a question regarding Heroku Connect rows and Salesforce Sandbox refreshes. Heroku Connect cares about how many unique rows are synced in a given period. Even if that row becomes unsynced, it ...
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Does Heroku Connect support Person Accounts?

I have Heroku Connect for the Account object and I want to enable person accounts on Salesforce. Account object is supported and I didn't find any limitations in the documentation so far. Do you have ...
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Salesforce Org to Salesforce Org synchronization using Heroku Connect Sync

I would like to set up an Org to Org synchronization. Is it possible to do Salesforce Org to Salesforce Org Sync using Heroku Connect Sync?
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Heroku sync with salesforce

Hi Can anyone suggests me, how can I put one button by which I can sync data from salesforce. I don't want to auto sync data from salesforce. But I need one button by which I can sync it whenevr I ...
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Map SFDC object to existing Table in Heroku

We have a Customer table that already exists in Heroku and we want to map that table to a custom object in Salesforce. When the Postgres table is updated, we want the corresponding custom object ...
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Minimise delay between Streaming API and Heroku Connect

I currently have an app (node.js) running in Heroku, using Heroku Connect to connect to Salesforce to read/write data. Heroku Connect essentially has a copy of selected data from Salesforce, which is ...
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sObject type 'PushTopic' is not supported - when creating object mapping in Heroku

When I try to create mapping for Contact object. When I select checkbox Listen for updates using the Streaming API, I get this error: Unable to update mapping #bcc6b85b-42d4-4695-8be3-ea99112decd2. {"...
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How to synchronize contentReferences from Salesforce to Heroku using Heroku connect

I am trying to synchronize the data from our SalesForce org to Heroku platform using Heroku Connect. I have few custom objects with Rich Text area field, within which there are contentReferences (eg: ...
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Products similar to Heroku Connect?

Are there any similar real-time integration services that support other databases? I'm not looking for opinions on products, rather looking for a list of options.
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Salesforce Attachments in heroku

I am new to heroku ,I can see heroku connect supports Attachment object ,but is it possible to store Salesforce Attachments in Heroku?
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Heroku Connect vs Cache

I want to make some of the data in Salesforce available for my users on the homepage. I could just use Heroku Connect and synchronize the objects or I just build a caching service and load the ...
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Heroku Connect - Able to Handle Recursive Model Fields like Django?

In Django (and other frameworks), I can do the following: class Book(models.Model): prerequisites = models.ManyToManyField('self', symmetrical=False) This forces Django to produce a multi-select ...
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Retrieving custom salesforce objects with Heroku Connect

I made a new app. Created an object called Test with a PK, text, and email fields. I added one record to my app and connected the data to Heroku via Heroku Connect. After mapping Heroku displays that ...
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Salesforce-Heroku Dataclip Integration

I am integration Salesforce with Heroku.I have create the sql query in Heroku Dataclip to get the JSON. My SQL query : SELECT ent.tech_assessment_token AS Assess_TOKEN,ent.stage As stage, ent....
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How do certain apps Authorize without connected apps? Heroku connect, Force CLI etc

I am pretty new to OAuth for public products, i am confused on how Public products do an OAuth to salesforce which do not have a connected App. I understand for any successful authorization we need to ...
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Can we connect many salesforce org, in heroku connect?

We want to transfer 3 salesforce orgs object record to another salesforce org Using heroku connect. What should i do ? i have 3 developer edition salesforce. and free heroku account. Thanks in ...
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How to enabled DB as an external object in Heroku

I'm new to Heroku and I'm trying to wrap my head around with it and I have seen that in demo here talks about the exposing the services in Heroku and expose your services like this: http://orderdb....
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How can I connect Heroku Database from Apex?

I have PostgreSQL sitting on Heroku and I will have to pull the data from Heroku into apex and display the data on VF page. Anybody can guide me how/where should I start from?
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Migrate data between different orgs using Heroku Connect [closed]

Is there a way to migrate data from a salesforce organization to another via heroku connect preserving the relationship between objects? Heroku connect allow you to easily synchronize your data ...
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Can't set isdeleted through Heroku Connect

I have a postgres database on my heroku instance tied to various salesforce custom objects. Whenever I write true to the isdeleted field in my table everything is fine. However, after it syncs with ...
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Sync data including createdby field with Salesforce using Heroku connect

We've a customer portal which is accessible to customers. They can create lead an cases from the portal. Customer has existing native mobile app they wants to replicate lead creation functionality ...
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Usign Heroku without using toolbelt

I want to use heroku without using Heroku toolkit as there are some admin related issues. How can I use the Heroku platform with installing any other application, is there a way to create the apps or ...
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Does Heroku Connect support Attachments?

Heroku Connect does bi-drectional replication between Salesforce and Heroku PostgreSQL. I have a free edition to do some testing and this has been working well so far with standard and custom objects. ...
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