Questions tagged [instance]

Salesforce instance refers to the server that Salesforce organization lives on

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Judge an apex object is a class type not a specific class type

We can use instanceof keyword to verify an object is a specify object type, like Id, String, Integer, Datetime... Object str = 'aaa'; System.debug(str instanceof String) // true public class ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

How to get instance name/key via API for sandbox Org

I have gone through all previous answers, I found this useful How to get instance name/key via API The rest API https://api.status.salesforce.com/v1/instanceAliases/[custom-domain] works only for ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

My production instance has moved from EU10 to EU41, does the IP change too?

If yes, how can I get the new one?
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Is there a way to edit My Domain using apex?

I'm looking for a way to add or edit My Domain using Apex, not from the UI. Is there a way to do that? Thank you!
0
votes
1answer
63 views

How to use getInstance() with 2 parameters

I have a class with a method from which I want to make an instance but on saving the instance method I get the error: Method does not exist or incorrect signature: void getInstance() from the ...
0
votes
1answer
161 views

Is there a way to Retrieve the ID of an Automation Instance via API?

As far as I know the only way to link directly to a specific automation is with the Automation Instance ID (ex. https://mc.exacttarget.com/AutomationStudioFuel3/?hub=1#Instance/...
-1
votes
1answer
22 views

Initializing an instance variable

What are the benefits of initializing an instance variable in an instance block rather than constructor of the class?
2
votes
2answers
859 views

How is a salesforce site switch different from an instance refresh?

How is a salesforce site switch different from an instance refresh ? What is difference in terms of key things we need to check so that they do not impact adversely ?
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Find out what instance of SFCC do I have

How can I find out what instance of SFCC do I have? I am very new to SFCC and I was provided with the account of SFCC by my employer. So, now I want to learn the SFCC. For this I go to the ...
3
votes
0answers
33 views

Instance Switching

Has anyone had experience in requesting a Salesforce org be migrated from a different geographic instance to another? Our org was setup a number of years ago (10+) by someone in our US office. Our US ...
2
votes
2answers
906 views

Salesforce Instance refresh - new instance name “UM”

What does the UM stand for in the in the Salesforce instance naming? EU: Europe NA: North America UM:???? Is it new or has it always been present? Never noticed it and I have just found out that my ...
0
votes
1answer
140 views

Salesforce Instance change affect marketing cloud

If i change my sales cloud instance from NA30 to NA82 or some other instance so do i need to reinstall MC connector again ? Thanks !!
1
vote
1answer
156 views

Impact on Dashboards in Einstein Analytics on Org Instance Migration

We have created a set of dashboards, dataflows, datasets in the Einstein analytics in our current org. What all impacts do we have on the Einstein analytics on org instance migration or instance ...
6
votes
2answers
850 views

In Apex, can I detect if an Object is a Map, regardless of parameterized types?

When I declare a Map, I need to give the types, e.g.: Map<Id, SObject> sObjectByIdMap = new Map<Id, SObject>(); We can assign map to generic values as Objects: Object value = ...
0
votes
2answers
145 views

How does Salesforce assign instances to orgs?

I am curious to know on what basis salesforce assigns orgs specially developer orgs. I have oldest dev org in ap7, then several on ap5 and recent one at eu5. Is this based on geographical location ...
0
votes
1answer
112 views

GA Event tracking from Salesforce always returns USA as location

I have created an apex class that sends a POST request to Google with the standard event tracking info eg eventCategory, eventLabel etc. and I use a trigger to initiate the call to track INSERTS and ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Urgent Issue: na78 instance not reachable. Any thoughts?

Suddenly, this is what I am seeing when I tried to login into my Salesforce production. Any thoughts? https://na78.lightning.force.com/one/one.app#/alohaRedirect/701/o
1
vote
2answers
45 views

How to setup a new non profit instance without npsp?

When I go to salesforce.org, I don't see where to just create a non-profit instance without using the npsp? Is this doable? if so, where to click? Also, I only see options to use Lightning. What if I ...
5
votes
2answers
415 views

Copy the properties from one instance of an Apex Class to another

I am attempting to copy the properties from one Apex class instance to another (without hard coding the property names). See the below example: public class Post{ public String name ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Custom URL for Salesforce CRM

I'm facing the intriguing question of trying to customize the standard Salesforce URL, i.e. https://[instance].salesforce.com/ It's in particular the bit in bold that I'd like to understand if it is ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

What merge field can we use in an email template to get the Instance needed to generate a URL to an internal knowledge article?

We are sending an email using an email template to an internal user that will have a link to an internal Knowledge article in it. Currently I have the URL hard-coded like so: https://na29.salesforce....
0
votes
1answer
110 views

Calling Process.Plugin Class In Another Class

I have a custom VFP button that runs a parent flow, that runs a sub flow. The finishLocation of the flow is a page redirect to a custom object. I can't seem to pull over the value of the ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Need some public API to get status of an Instance

I need to pull up the information regarding some instances, whether they are currently available, Performance Degradation, Service Disruption or under maintenance, along with the cause (if any). I ...
3
votes
1answer
876 views

Risks of deploying My Domain before the upcoming instance refresh?

We had Salesforce setup for our company by a vendor, but the vendor is no longer involved. Before the upcoming instance refresh, I'm trying Right now a few pressing questions are headed my way, and I ...
6
votes
2answers
1k views

In Apex, is it possible to use Polymorphism and Overloading to mitigate the need for conditional logic?

While working-on/playing with the Build a Restaurant-Locator Lightning Component Trailhead, I wanted to develop a more clever (possibly read over-engineered) way of selecting address from either the ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Test if a variable is instance of List regardless of type

How to test if a variable obj is instance of a list regardless of the type that list is holding I have tried obj instanceof List obj instanceof List<> But I'm getting a compile error
2
votes
1answer
811 views

How to get instance name/key via API

Is there a way to get the instance name of a Salesforce organisation (like na41) via the REST API in a reliable way? I've looked at existing resources available and they do not seem to expose that. I ...
11
votes
0answers
754 views

Points to be considered for Salesforce Instance movement from NA to EU

I am working for a project that requires Salesforce data center to be migrated (moved) from NA to EU due to security reasons. This org migration from server is obviously going to be done by Salesforce ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I determine the physical location of a Salesforce Pod/Instance? [duplicate]

Given a Salesforce pod/instance name such as NA3 or CS6 how can I find it's physical location?
6
votes
2answers
6k views

Where is my server located? [duplicate]

Does anyone know where my Instance server is located? My organisation is located in Berlin, Europe.
0
votes
1answer
75 views

Invalid Type ExternalServiceUtils

I am completely new to salesforce . I have installed SoapBox to interact with the SQL server from salesforce. I have installed its API in the sales force environment as shown below figure. This class ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

Salesforce.com instance based on Client Geography [closed]

I have question on Salesforce.com Security issue based on Client location and respective production instance. My client is US based and instance that i got is ap1. My query is, does it make a ...
4
votes
1answer
82 views

#NA14 outage - Find out on which instance are my ISV package subscribers

NA14 just was offline for nearly a full day and data of many hours of data is just lost. Besides pointing our customers to trust.salesforce.com as an ISV we want to proactivly react and contanct ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

How to tell where my Instance is located?

NA is North America, EU is Europe/Middle East, ..etc. I am curious as to where the NAXX numbers are specifically located. For instance (no pun intended), NA23 would be located on the east or west ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

Persist record instance and use it in multiple pages

I am creating a force.com site which will fetch a contact record after successful login (The contact is the person logging in). The site has many VF pages which will be using the contact record and ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Can I get all instances from my global class “OneInstanceController”

I has created global Controller class "OneInstanceController" for visualforce page "OneInstance". In my case I open a lot of pages "OneInstance" in multiple tabs. Each page should be copy of others ...
44
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I tell what is changing in Salesforce as they patch each pod?

In another question where EU2 was behaving differently to EU5 I commented: For what its worth, trust is listing EU2 as "Release: Summer '15 Patch 9.6" and EU5 as "Release: Summer '15 Patch 10". NA1 ...
4
votes
2answers
980 views

Determine If Sandbox from Instance URL in Javascript

There's been a few questions around working out if an org is a sandbox or not, but typically these are done via Apex. I need to find out an org's type (only sandbox/prod - dev etc. don't matter) using ...