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POST is a request method supported by the HTTP protocol used by the World Wide Web. It is often used when uploading a file or when submitting a completed web form.

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How to get our Salesforce org ready for APIs?

I need some guidance to understand how a certain API will work and the process of making it so. We have a third party online e-learning app (called bksb) where learners do assessments and we manually ...
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Pass form data containing html snippets?

I want to be able to submit html formatted data in a text field but I am getting a 500 error when trying this. If the text doesn't have any of the html tags it works. Right now just using a very ...
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JWT Token Bearer “invalid assertion” error

I was trying to use the JWT authentication on our sanbox using a bash script. I followed the guide (https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=remoteaccess_oauth_jwt_flow.htm&type=5) but in the ...
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rest post execution of AfterInsert caused by: System.NullPointerException: Argument cannot be null

i am doing an callout to a third parity using a trigger. and I am getting the error. CANNOT_INSERT_UPDATE_ACTIVATE_ENTITY message: LeadCallout: execution of AfterInsert caused by: System....
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Json parsing in rest service apex

I want to know how Apex parse rest post data.. Like in the following example: // Apex code for Post service @HttpPost global static String doPost(String n,String site, String name) { Account ...
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post Event for a lead getting incorrect type for WhatId

I am trying to post an Event for a lead in salesforce from an external system I am using the WhatId to link the event to the Lead and I am getting: MALFORMED_ID message: Related To ID: id value of ...
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Test for HttpPost service: how to take JSON body for test?

I have a HttpPost methods. And I really don't know how to test it correctly. My methods: public static App__c ParseRequest(RestRequest req) { App__c app = new App__c(); String body = req....
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Callout REST HttpPost: how to create an object with all fields?

I wrote my Callout, but it create an object only with Id. How can I create an object with all fields? HttpPost: public static App__c ParseRequest(RestRequest req) { App__c app = new App__c(); ...
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Can we use a map in HttpPost to make our code shorter? (too many fields and we can add more in future)

Can we use a map? And how to do that? Too many fields here already and we can add more in future. @HttpPost global static Ticket__c postT(String title, String whattime, String whatdate, String ...
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How to to foresee External ID in HttpPost?

When we post a Box record we also send it an External Id from another side. How to to make it in HttpPost method? I have an object1 in Org1. In Org1 are all my callouts. object1 has a button POST. ...
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How to send Form Data to DE without hitting submit button using AJAX and AMPscript

I have a HTML Form with AJAX code <html> <head></head> <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-2.1.1.min.js"></script> <script> function ...
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API Header authorization for Bright Pattern

I have issue with posting an API header to Bright Pattern out of Developer Console using a workspace. below is the Code and when I send it I get an error: Execute Anonymous Error on line 6 column:...
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POST a record from Org1 to Org2 with JSON and Map

I need to post created record from Org1 to Org2. I want to "put" my JSON into Map and just "open" Map in another Org. Needed result: fields from new Org1 Object's record = fields from new Org2 Object'...
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JSON_PARSER_ERROR in REST POST: Convert Picklist value from Org1 to String or Picklist value in Org2

All my values transferred good, but it's just Strings. When I try to post Picklist value into Text field I get this in debug msg: [{"message":"Unexpected parameter encountered during deserialization: ...
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System.NullPointerException: null argument for JSONGenerator.writeStringField() in POST Method

I have a custom Obj, and try to realize a POST method. But I get an Error: System.NullPointerException: null argument for JSONGenerator.writeStringField() What is wrong here? public static ...
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Is it possible to create a Data Extension in a custom Activity?

I'm a beginner in marketing cloud and Journey Builder dev, so sorry if the question seems stupid but I'm struggling on a little problem, I would like to know if in a custom activity, running with ...
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If we change the parameters used in webservice method in our org., will this cause error at end user consuming old WSDL?

Please enlighten me\correct me on following point: When we expose our class as SOAP Web service, End User consumes Enterprise/Partner WADL Class's generated WSDL and then post request to our ...
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Star Rating in Custom Lightning component

I was doing the trailhead lightning-restaurant-locator And the trailhead is showing how to use Get request so by looping through the response, name and views are in a list. Now I want to add star for ...
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use the SObject Tree resource to create attachments and notes for opportunity VIA POST Ajax

How do I add notes and attachments to opportunity objects via SObject Tree. I am dong this via java script ajax POST "New Notes" "Attach File" "Opportunities": { "records": [{ "attributes": { "...
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Posting AJAX to SObject Tree resource not working

been trying to have custom field in my opportunity . when the post happens I get the object in the right format however it doesnt post it, and doesnt really tell me the issue here is the object ...
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POST Ajax method with Jquery to create new account contact and Opportunity

I am trying to create New Account, Then Contact and Opportunity that is assigned to that account . but use Post method, so have them all in one page. I dont wanna create any class, I know I can do ...
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Not able to post data to Http with content type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded

I have tried with the below code but have received {"error":"invalid_request","error_description":"Missing parameters: password"} in response. I have tried with POSTMAN and getting correct response. ...
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Apex API call vs cURL example giving different results

I sending an API request through apex: -method is POST -Basic auth header -Accept header as "application/json" -endpoint is receiving formdata parameter in body of form "notice=somebase64XML" Code ...
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Creating REST Api with little control over request structure

I'm trying to expose a method to be accessed through HTTP Post. @RestResource(urlMapping='/exampleURL') global with sharing class Listener { //Object jsonObj = JSON.deserializeUntyped(...
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RestResource Annotation - What is the urlMapping To?

I have never worked with Rest Resource classes before and am trying to debug one from a previous developer. I am looking at: @RestResource(urlMapping='/CompanyData/*') and am unsure what CompanyData ...
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Why POST is routed to GET?

I have rest controller with GET, DELETE and POST. GET and DELETE work ok. @RestResource(urlMapping='/test123') global class TestRest { @HttpGet global static String getOperation(){ ...
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REST to create multiple objects-JSON Deserializaton failed on token null

I have been trying to create CurrencyType records from APEX and since that doesn't support DML, have been using the REST endpoint and POST method. Everything work fine with single record but with ...
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How to properly handle missing parameters in @HttpPost request body

Hey I'm writing a little integration to my app, and was looking for some good practices of handling exceptions when there is a blank or a missing parameter passed in request body, but couldn't find ...
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Named Credentials not working with Twitter API [closed]

So I have set up a Named Credentials with information about my Twitter App. I know the authentication is working correctly becacause my named credential looks like this: And it says I am ...
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Why is this triggered send “Queued” in response, but never actually queued or sent?

It sounds like my issue is similar to this question. I'm currently POSTing (via Postman) to the following: https://www.exacttargetapis.com/messaging/v1/messageDefinitionSends/key:MY_CORRECT_KEY/send?...
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Communicating between Lightning component and VF Page

I am trying to use lightningStylesheets="true" and communicate from my LC. This doc exactly shows the steps on how to communicate between LC --> VF: https://developer.salesforce.com/blogs/developer-...
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Calling a flow through REST api returns “http body is required” error

I'm trying to initiate a flow through the REST api using PHP: $url = "https://myInstance.salesforce.com/services/data/v40.0/actions/custom/flow/EndCourse_and_Semester_Notification"; $headers = array(...
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Unable to locate Data Extension for CustomObjectKey

I am trying to save a contact in my Data Extesion, my Data Extension has a External Key: 9C3FA3ED-8500-45AB-8A6B-1AE674773F52 and I did the POST https://www.exacttargetapis.com/hub/v1/dataevents/Key:...
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How receive a POST in custom controller

I need your help with a new doubt with a custom controller. In my VisualForce page I have to SelectList, these SelectList could change their name periodically (they are dynamic) in some times I have ...
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Creating Web-to-Lead for more than two salesforce instance

I want to use one web-to-lead form to send data to my two salesforce instances at once. Meaning I need to use two URLs for POST action and two "oid" in the form. Is it possible and if it how can I ...
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How do I do bulk update to external web via REST api?

I have a REST API callout to our website to update data (eg Account) there from our Salesforce instance. This is all working fine doing 1 Account when it's created or updated as the trigger does the @...
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Receive POST message body in VIsualforce controller

I realise that I can receive parameters in the query string via the following syntax: ApexPages.currentPage().getParameters().get('parameterName'); This also seems to work for parameters encoded in ...
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on Post -System.CalloutException on one object but not on another

I'm building an application which sends a post request to an endpoint when a particular record is inserted. The trigger looks like this(for testing purposes): trigger NotifyPlayersOfShowCancelation ...
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Send Blob file via Apex Rest Callout

I'm trying to send a Blob Apex REST callout and it is keep failing. I tried all the examples in the web but didn't work. What is the standard and correct way to send Blob data via REST callouts? //...
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Web to case form fields pre-populated from another page

We have a Web to case form implemented in the force.com sites. This form has is being triggered from another VF page, with some parameters. One of the parameters holds the Id to another object from ...
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Creating Custom Form and putting info into Data Extension

I would like to know if its possible to create a custom Form. For example, it will have 2 fields. Name and DOB. I can perform a validate via Javascript, but once onsubmit is true, I would like it to ...
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Is there any way to do an ajax call to data extension from 3rd part site html page?

I have an input text box on a 3rd party site webpage and this webpage is simple HTML page. In the input textbox, I want to validate if entered number is valid or not. I can do this by jquery by ...
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Pre-populate the “Post” global action to with text?

I am trying to pre-populate the Post (FeedItem.TextPost) global action with text. Anyone know a simple way to do this?
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Salesforce REST JSON Nested Self-Related Objects?

ooks like I need some help here. Salesforce documentation and multiple google searches not gave me an answer. Problem description: I'm trying to insert (POST) nested self-related records using REST ...
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POST data to salesforce

I am trying to POST a JSON content to an apex URL. It always returns "Method not allowed" error. Here is the code HttpClient client = new HttpClient(); client.BaseAddress = new Uri("https://my....
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PHP Toolkit to SF API, Why am I getting a 402 error with “Unable to determine from which page the request originated”?

I am attempting to build a set of tools in PHP designed to "smoke text" various data transmissions to and from our Salesforce org, using PHP Toolkit 20.0. Here is my PHP: require_once('soapclient/...
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Serialized JSON for POST to server not taking

I am following this simple example List<Account> accounts = [SELECT id, name FROM Account LIMIT 2]; String accountsJSON = JSON.serializePretty(accounts); I am trying to replicate this exactly ...
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How to call an Apex WebService from an External System

I'm trying to build a webservice that will expose the ability to input data from an external system into salesforce. I've found multiple resources on making a webservice. I can't however find how to ...
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Regarding Postman

For Normal Postman Input i gave as Body like this for group of Accounts in postman uri https://domain name/services/data/v36.0/composite/tree/account/ using post method { "records" :[{ "...
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Make a web listener class publicly available [duplicate]

I am implementing a web listener class and want to listen to POST requests. @RestResource(urlMapping='/MyListener/*') global with sharing class ListnerClassTest { @HttpPost global static ...