Questions tagged [sandbox]

A sandbox is a copy of your production environment that can be used for various purposes such as development, testing, or training. The three types of sandboxes are developer, configuration-only (config-only), and full (full-copy). The login page for sandboxes is https://test.salesforce.com/.

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Returning PageReferences from Init - Not working in sandbox

So either I'm going nuts, or I'm overlooking something obvious, or I'm just encountering some very weird behaviour. The Setup I have a page which calls an Init action in the controller from the page ...
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How can we delete/remove all the customization from production environment

What is the best way to remove all the customization apex classes / pages from production. One way I know is using eclipse, delete the classes in sandbox and deploy the changes in productions. But its ...
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Push change set from sandbox to sandbox

Can I connect two of my sandboxes and push change sets from one to the other?
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Change Sets and Sandbox Refresh

If I were to create and upload an outbound Change Set from a Salesforce Sandbox to Production, then (without Deploying the Change Set in Production) refresh the Sandbox, would I still be able to ...
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Salesforce License Provisioning?

Has anyone had experience of getting SFDC to provision licences directly to a sandbox without the need to refresh the box from production?
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Metadata API-based deploys hang in “queued status” since 30.11 (cs7 & cs8 sandbox) [closed]

Is anybody else experiencing this? Several sandboxes in our Unlimited Edition seem to be having issues with deployments today (tested from Eclipse IDE and Migration Tool). The deploys just hang in ...
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What are the differences between Configuration and Developer Sandboxes?

The Sandbox Documentation describes Configuration and Developer sandboxes, but it's hard to tell what's actually different about them: Configuration Only Sandbox Configuration-only sandboxes ...
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Is it possible to clone a Sandbox?

I have a sandbox in which I've done a bunch of development work, and now I'd like to duplicate/clone it. Is there a way to do that directly, or do I have to refresh from production and then deploy ...
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Unable to insert new records into “hierarchy” type Custom Setting

**Update Oct 23 2013: The fix to Known Issue W-1890544 is now being rolled out to sandboxes. I just verified by creating a brand new sandbox and I'm now able to insert new records into "Hierarchy" ...
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How to reverse sandbox refresh without activation

I have clicked refreshed sandbox but I do not want to activate it now. Is there any way to get my sandbox back. I mean can I remove this "activate" option. I am system admin. Please help ASAP. Please.
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Isnumeric() method not found

I have used isnumeric() method to check for the strings with only numbers. While deploying to production i am receiving the following error 'Method not found '.
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How can I specify that a sanbox be created on a specific instance?

I looked at the Sandbox Setup Tips, but didn't see anything and I didn't see anything in the process of creating a sandbox for doing this. I'd like to be able to specify which Salesforce instance (e....
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Sandbox settings in Single sign on org

I created a new sandbox for my org. I am trying to activate a developer sandbox and I am struck there. All I see is a refresh link and login link. I am unable to see the activation link. I have ...
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Why is migrating changes between multiple orgs such a pain

So I've developed a couple of Salesforce / Force.com projects but the one thing I really hate is migrating changes between orgs. Maybe I'm doing it wrong, or I'm missing tools but something just ...
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Migrating the custom objects fields [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Copying metadata and code from one Production org to another Can anybody tell me how to migrate the custom objects fields etc into a developer environment from sandbox.
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Writing Triggers - Apex Test classes - testing in Sandbox with very little data

I'm curious how others test their code in Sandbox when they have a Production environment that has more than 100k records in one or more databases. In my example, we have 350k Leads, and I'm writing ...
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Post Sandbox Refresh Steps

What steps should be taken after a sandbox refresh to avoid filling up the sandbox storage, sending emails, or outbound messages? I'm looking for steps to take such as disable scheduled Apex jobs, ...
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Is it possible to use Office-connect with sandbox?

Is it possible to use Salesforce for office in sandbox ? I would like to test before deploy my custom objects to production.
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Copy Production data to Developer Sandbox

I'm on Enterprise Edition and only have a developer sandbox... (I really miss my Full Copy sandbox and UE). I need to do some tests against "real" data. I have a strict rule of not testing or ...
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Identify or auto-disable Email notifications non-user Email Addresses in Sandbox

I have a number of Email Notifications that are sent to non-users. Sometimes they are contact emails and others it's straight up email address like "MyPoor_NonSalesforce_Coworker@Mywork.com" When I ...
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Can we determine if the Salesforce instance is production org or a Sandbox org?

I am looking for the most efficient way of identifying the type of org (Production or Sandbox) via Apex code. URL scraping is not useful to me, since I'd like to get this information inside a trigger ...

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