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Multiselect picklist popup broken after rerender - a Salesforce bug?

When rerendering some multiselect picklist (or any of it's ancestors), some strange things happen with the floating multiselect popup - it's collapsed, the list appears twice (see picture). It seems ...
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multiselect picklist rerender bug?

I noticed strange behaviour. I have multiselect picklist with action support. If one of values is selected 2 input fields in a page block should be rendered. Everything works as expected when I open ...
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How to create list button with in SF lightning interface?

I have list button on Contact search layout with vf page and set controller. It is ok for SF classic but in Lightning interface do not have check boxes for multiselect for the contacts even though ...
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How display picklist as a multiselect in vf page

I have 'type' picklist on Account. I want to display multiselect picklist in vf page with the values of 'type' picklist. How can i do this..?
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How can I default select all Multiselect picklist values?

I have a requirement where I have to default selected all values on visual force page. I have searched everywhere but I still have no lead to work on it. Would someone please advise how to do that ...
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Salesforce1 <apex:selectlist>

As APEX:SELECTLIST is one among the unsupported Visualforce components of Salesforce1 APP is there any other solution for the select list?
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String method contains giving error on visual force page

I have a multiselect picklist called transport. I need to render two other picklists depending on the value selected in multislelect picklist 'Transport'. I am using following code to render those ...
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Creating a pie chart from a multi-pickist field

It appears Salesforce stores multi-picklist values as semicolon-separated values. I want to create a pie chart based on the individual values in a multi-picklist field. For example, if I have field ...
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VisualForce page - multi-select being rendered without the buttons

I have a multi-select input field on my VF page, it is based on a field defined as mult-select in the custom object (Data Type is Picklist (Multi-Select)). <td class="RightColumnTop W80" style="...
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Attach categories to another object

I have two objects called category and members. Category object contains several categories. Now in the member object I placed a multipick list because a member can have more than one categories. So ...
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get selected values of Picklist (Multi-Select) as list of string

I'm trying to get selected values and labels of picklist (Multi-Select) for a record of custom object and store these values in list of string but size of it not displayed. Apex Class public with ...
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multi picklist options from another object [closed]

I have an object called categories now I want these all entered categories should be get displayed as an options of multi picklist.
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If an “update” doesn't include any real changes, will the update trigger still fire?

When I first thought of this question, I assumed it would be easy to find answered online, but I can't seem to find it posed anywhere. It's part development, part administrative in nature, so please ...
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pass html multiselect picklist value to controller

i have problem with passing multiselect picklist value to controller, and i want to insert it to picklist(multiselect) field. what should i do to achieve this ? here's my visualforce <apex:...
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Mult-select picklist styling in Visual Force page

I am trying to use the standard right-left multi-select picklist in my VF Page so it looks something like this: I have tried this: <apex:inputField value="{!Request_for_System_Change__c....
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How to select all values of multiselect picklist selected by defaullt on visual force page

I have requirement where I want to keep all value as selected in multi select picklist on visual force page. as far as I know I can select one value as default selected on normal picklist but how to ...
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Salesforce Multi-Select field validation

I am trying to add a validation rule on a multi-select picklist field to avoid any invalid value to be updated on the record. You might be guessing how an invalid value can be selected for a picklist. ...
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Multiselect picklist as Controlling field on Field Dependencies

I have a requirement where Multiselect picklist field to be controlling field on field dependencies for dependent picklist field but this is not possible.Here is the idea. https://success.salesforce....
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more than one value selected in a picklist

I am trying to write a trigger or wf for a field to be updated if a Multi-select picklist has more than one value. Any suggestions on how to write if the multi-select has more than one value
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Attempting to create multiple child records from multi-value field

I am attempting to use a trigger to create a child record to an object (Policy_Profile__c) for each value in its Product_Affected3__c field. Each value represents a record in a 3rd object (...
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Multi-Select Picklist formatting - can i format just the arrows in between?

The Multiselect Picklist gives a box for all the possible values and a box for those items chosen. In between are 2 little arrows (left and right) to add or subtract items from the list of "Chosen" ...
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Visual Workflow Lookup multiple values for a field

I'm having users select values with a multi select picklist (the worst) in the flow that correspond to values in a field on the account, let's say industry. They select Industry1 and Industry2. I want ...
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INVALID_FIELD_FOR_INSERT_UPDATE, cannot specify Id in an insert call

I can't see why I'm getting this error. I'm using a VF page in the edit mode of a record. I am attempting to create a select list with a query in the controller. When the user chooses something for ...
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Invalid Type in query

I am attempting to create the select list of options for a multi-select picklist by using a VisualForce page and a controller. The scenario is this : I have an object for Vendors(Vendor_Profile__c). ...
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Convert Recordtype Name into a Text Literal for a Multiselect formula?

I'm trying to write a validation rule that evaluates a record type name, against a multi-select picklist on User. However, the INCLUDES statement only works with a text literal value. Is there a ...
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Is it possible to determine the visibleLines() value of a multipicklist programmatically?

For a multipicklist, the visibleLines attribute value is not available from internal Schema.DescribeFieldResult.class. Is there any other way to determine what this value is for a field ...
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LAST_N_DAYS doesn't work correctly

I have selected all accounts with a few information and the lastmodifieddate of the opportunities. I ordered the join by the lastmodifieddate DESC LIMIT 1. This is fine so far, when I output the date ...
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Multiple Record picklist to one contact multi picklist

Scenario: I have one contact "John Doe" who owns multiple and different type properties. In the property object, each has a "Type" and "Sub-Type". In the "type" picklist, it includes Drugs stores, ...
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How to return sObject collection variable or collection variable to flow?

I have an object with a multipicklist field. I need to filter that object based on some values chosen in the flow.Let multipicklist field may contain A;B;C etc. and if user choose B,I need to create a ...
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How to add multiple value to a multipicklist from apex

I am trying to add multiple value to a multipicklist from apex. I put the value into a list of string and added it don't allow to add, try to add using a string split by ',' but it get added as a ...
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soql multipicklist to multipicklist query using join

Alright, maybe what I am trying to do is not possible, but before I rule it out, I thought I would ask (usually anything is possible if approached correctly!). First, the goal. I am using a ...
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how can i change a multi picklist value's label?

I would like to know how can I change a multi-picklist label? Meaning i have values: 1) Dept. 2) Sch. But i would like to display 'Department' for Dept. and 'School' for Sch in page layout. Its ...
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How to update a multi-picklist on contact/lead based on a campaign field?

I am trying to update a multipicklist on lead/contact object after they become members of a campaign (of a certain record type). The campaign has a multipicklist with certains values and I want to add ...
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Tablesorter not working on multi select picklist

jQuery('[id$=pbTable] tr').each(function () { if(rowNum<2){ //console.log('--tr--'); jQuery('td', this).each(function () { //...
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SOQL join query between child-parent related objects

I have the following relation between objects: Group__c AsociationGroupOrder__c Order Account Id <------- Group__c Format__c Pedido__c -----------> Id ...
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Unable to call Controller's method if select list is used

I have a strange issue.In my form I am using select list tag with multiselect attribute=false.The problem is,selected value for this picklist which is stored in database does not comes as selected in ...
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How to show “blank” value in the multipicklist component

I have used the below component and please guide me how to create the onchange event attribute. Code gets from : https://developer.salesforce.com/blogs/developer-relations/2012/06/a-multiselect-...
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How to show the None Value in the multiselect component

I have used the below component and I would like to show the "--None--". if the left side and right getting the no values. as a standard picklist feature. Reference: How do I build a multi-select ...
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De-activating Case assignment rules when deploying a field-type change

I have a custom field on the Contact object. And I changed it from picklist to multi-select picklist. This was referenced in Assignment rules. When I deployed this to another Sandbox, even though I ...
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Passing Multi-Select Picklist values to child record with URL hack

I've tried every hack I can think of to pull the selected values of a multi-select picklist into a child record with a URL hack. The field name is the same on each object. Account....
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Querying against a multi-select picklist

I'm trying to run a SOQL query that pulls campaigns where the value of a custom picklist field (Newsletter_Subscriptions__c) is included in a Contacts multi-select picklist fields (...
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Multiselection paramter for picklist datatype soql

In my vf page the date is presented based on only one value of the status picklist for the opportunists object. Now i need to extend my search criteria in such as way that rather than selecting only ...
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Trigger to send email based on Multi-Select Picklist

I have an object called Project__c. It has a multi select picklist field called Markets__c. So a Project can have multiple Markets. On the other side, Contact object has a field called Market__c. I ...
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Display (and update) a dependent multi-select picklist

I have a multi-select picklist, which id dependent upon a nother picklist. The problem is rerendering chosen values using the basic apex:inputfield, this is a known issue. I try to use a work-around ...
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Multiselect Picklists with many values

Note: Though this is still of use in extreme cases, the limit on multi-select picklist values has been raised to 500 values in Winter '16. Also, the Global Picklists feature, which is currently (...
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Multi select picklist values appear in much smaller font

I'm having some strange behavior with a multi-select picklist. When I first try to inline edit the multi select picklist, the values are in a very small font. However, if I click out and click back ...
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Lookup to allow multiple selection of values

I would like to know whether it is possible to implement a custom lookup (not a lookup relationship)where I can do a multiselect of users. This selection of multiple users will result in their emails ...
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Check if there is any common string in Two List<String>, or in Picklists

I have two multiselect picklists Assume - First__c and Second__c I want to check if there is any common string between them e.g. First__c = 'First,Second,Third'; Second__c='Nine,Four,Second,...
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Not able to get the selected values from multipcklist to my apex class

I have VF page where I am displaying 2 pick list I want to move some value from 1st picklist to another. But when I select and click on add button the value of the selected pick list is empty. It is ...
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Can a trigger be created to take the chosen multi-select picklist values and display them with a number field to add time spent on each choice?

I have a multi-select picklist on a Task record that has about 22 choices for the reps to choose from. They now want to assign time spent on each of the selected choices from the picklist. I don't ...