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Add link on related list of external object

I have set up an external data service having multiple external object's linked to some standard objects. One of them is shown as related list on the Account record view. I want to place a link or ...
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Report on External Object

I am trying to create a report on an external object. The enable reports checkbox for this object is set to true, however when I go to reports and click on new report, the external object doesn't come ...
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Could not deserialize feed: Odata unable to deserialize when number of fields are greater than 55 for 2000 external object records

While querying the data from external object with 2000 records which have around 70 fields on it is giving the error mentioned below: Could not deserialize feed: Odata unable to deserialize when ...
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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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Integrate External Data trailhead

While trying this trialhead (https://trailhead.salesforce.com/content/learn/modules/lightning_connect/lightning_connect_integrate) getting error *** "The 'Phone__x' external object is not correctly ...
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SSJS HTTP GET OData REST API

I'm trying to perform a SSJS HTTP GET request to an endpoint that uses "OData", however the call fails (Cloud Page doesn't load). The SSJS GET function in question (seen below) is the only code on the ...
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advantages of using OData connector over Custom apex connector [closed]

so I have connected an external data source to salesforce using custom apex connector, I want to know the advantages and disadvantages of doing the same with odata connector.
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How to deploy data source of type OData to scratch org

I'm trying to deploy an external data source of type 'OData' to my scratch org. The scratch org is an 'Enterprise' type. I get the following error: This org does not have the appropriate ...
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Salesforce Connect - Associated table in the external data source can't be found

New to Salesforce Connect, but not necessarily new to parsing JSON responses and utilizing webservices. I am attempting a test connection to https://jsonplaceholder.typicode.com/comments with ...
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External Data Source deployment (Salesforce Connect)

I have configured the External Data Sources using Odata 4.0,and i need to move this setup to UAT environment .What is best approach to do this ? Deployment OR manually create setup in UAT environment ...
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How to use same external object to display different related list in the same Parent Object

I have the following requirements. -> In the case object (this is a salesforce object) I have to create a related list of Transfer Transactions. I achieved this. And the related object is an external ...
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Identifying user interacting with external objects using Salesforce Connect OData 4.0

I have external data source configured in Salesforce, it connects to OData 4.0 API. Let's say I have 1 external object in this data source, called Kitten. The problem: I want security to be handled on ...
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How our database should be for using it with Salesforce Connect?

I have a on-premise data base(Oracle DB), this database i need to use in salesforce directly using External Object technology provided by salesforce. I understood how to use External objects in ...
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Creating an external object using OData 4.0 adapter

I've got a ASP.NET WebAPI project that must integrate with a Salesforce instance, using the OData 4.0 adapter for Salesforce. Searching and viewing my external objects is working fine, but I am unable ...
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Integration with REST API that is not CRUD

I'm a developer working on an API that tries to be REST-ful, but is limited in terms of CRUD. Many entities expose a GET endpoint, but because many create and update actions have side-effects, we don'...
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External integration: MuleSoft vs Salesforce Connect? [closed]

I am looking to integrate an external system that supports OData into SFDC. Both ends of this integration will need to have read and write access to each other. I am assuming a peak traffic rate of 10,...
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Odata : Get data from Salesforce Using Odata?

Is there any way to get Salesforce data (Lead,Contact) using Odata. There are some Application Cloud Drivers, Progress DataDirect Cloud and Skyvia Connect for it. Are they using Normal Rest Api and ...
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Is it possible to see the URL salesforce generates through lightning connect

We are trying to connect to a dell boomi service with oData 2.0 but boomi is having an issue consuming the URL and parsing parameters. We do not have access to the boomi service, but is it possible ...
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Hide “Display URL” on OData/External Object global search results?

Is it possible to not display the column "Display URL" within the Global Search page when displaying OData/External Object/Lightning Connect results? The field is not in the External Object's Search ...
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Exposing Amazon RDS hosted table as OData service

I am new to AWS so please be easy on me.. I have a PostgreSQL DB hosted on Amazon RDS and would to expose few tables of the PostgreSQL database through OData service. The goal is to use these ...
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Expose Salesforce sObjects as oData

Scenario Salesforce is the master system for data. All the data is stored in Salesforce. An external system can consume oData. Question Is it possible to use salesforce as the source of data and ...
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Lightning ODATA connect How to create a Test coverage case

I have tried to create a test coverage method against a database Query which goes after an external object. The external datasource is a Lightning ODATA 2.0 connector. I setup the MockHTTPcallout but, ...
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Are external objects only available via Lightning Connect now?

I dabbled around with External Data Sources a while back with this public Northwind OData data feed. I decided to take another look at it for a project we are working on, but it appears Salesforce has ...
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Error connecting to SAP oData Service using Lightning Connect

We created an external data source using Lightning connect for oData 2.0 to our SAP Gateway System. We use a reverse proxy that allows access from the cloud. However we get the error "The external ...
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API Call Interruption

I am trying to make a webapi call from apex class. I have an external data source based on oData for Lightning connect. And I am trying to qeury the external object records. I am getting error - "...
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Odata: External Object Create new data in external data source error

I'm trying to create new data in the external data source. create new data through any client tool works correctly but when i try to do the same clicking on new button on SFDC i got this message : ...
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External Data Source

I am trying to set up an External data Sourcein my developer Org. However I do not get any option other than "Simple URL" in the Type drop down. How can we get the other values to show up?
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Test class for a controller that has logic to query the external object records

We have enabled the Lightning connect and defined an External Data Source for Lightning Connect - Odata 2.0 Adapter and the External Object records are loaded from Informatica. The functionality ...
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Is there any way to consume Odata and make an insert and update?

I saw that we can only use read and query with Odata in SFDC with External source Objects is there any way we can make an insert or update using Odata Web services ? Thank you and sorry is this was ...
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How to map a field from External Object to Standard Object

Working on Odata first time , Needs to know Is it possible to map external object from Odata to standard object? Is it needs to be done using custom field (using formula) in standard object. ...
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Lightning Connect - OData Service [closed]

Has anyone used Apache Olingo to create a OData service to expose Oracle database.
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Try out OData/External Object/Lightning Connect

We're designing a system for a client that involves quite a bit of data. The regular data storage limits in Salesforce will definitely be exceeded by a factor of 10 or more. So one technology that ...
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OData for Siebel/Oracle to connect with Salesforce using Lightning Connect

We want to expose Siebel data in Salesforce using Lightning Connect.As of now Lightning Connect supports OData v2.0 format.Can anyone let me know how to change Siebel data into OData v2 format....
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OData implementation in Salesforce

Salesforce is supporting OData 2 protocol using Lightning Connect, However do we have any information or way on how Data inside Salesforce can be exposed as OData ? These records then can be used by ...
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How to create an OData v2 Service from scratch?

Can anyone direct me a to a good step by step instruction page on how to create an OData V2 service? I am a Salesforce person, with little exposure to .NET. Still, I do have Visual Studio Community ...
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Platform Connect / External Data Source from Siebel

I have to connect with in-premises Siebel system to a get the data for a Lookup in SFDC. Can we connect with Siebel with External Data source method ? I can see Siebel EBC here in this article but ...