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Questions tagged [sobject]

An sObject represents an object, such as an Account or Campaign. An sObject is the base object for all objects in Apex.

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Error when trying to send post request via python /composite/sobjects

Pretty much title says all, I was able to get the snippet within test = {} to work within salesforce workbench. Would love some guidance on what I am doing wrong as individual "non-bulk" requests work....
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How would I test a trigger on non-writable SurveyResponse object?

I'm using Salesforce Survey for one of the requirements. I would like to write a trigger on SurveyResponse object. I've written the trigger and apply the logic that I need. Now, I'm trying to write a ...
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What happens when I edit an sobject in a Set?

When I change an object in a set to match the other object in the set do they now merge? When I have a set of 5 sobjects, and they are all unique objects (unique Signatures) I add them to a Set, ...
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'json Not a Valid Enumeration for type' Error When Retrieving Standard sObjects with IntelliJ/Jetforcer

I use IntelliJ with Jetforcer for Salesforce development. Starting yesterday, I began receiving the following error when trying to retrieve Standard sObjects for my project: jsonNot a valid ...
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Overwrite a related list for an sObject inside a Map without looping?

Question: Salesforce allows me to write specific field values to specific related list records on an object in a Map by referencing the __r[Index] relationship of that particular record. However, it ...
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Which object should be used in storing files?

The Attachment object looks like the correct choice if you have a file you want to relate to only one record. ContentDocument with ContentDocumentLink looks good if you have a single file you want to ...
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Retrieve SObject using Schema SObjectType class

I am trying to create a dynamic class to retrieve a record for update. I struggle with the following part of the code: targetSObject = new sor.getSObjectType()(ID = sObjectID); For example, if this ...
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Get Field value from object using string key

I am trying to do get values from the object using string key, I have typecast the Contact object into the object but not getting value. Please help how to get value from the object using string API ...
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Benefits of using sObject.clone versus creating a new record

Hello I am curious whats the use case of the clone method. Also when its beneficial. Example here I create a lead once then clone it 200 times. list<lead> leadlist = new list<lead>(); ...
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No such column on sobject error occurring on sObject that does have that column

When attempting to update a custom object using SF default API endpoints (/services/data/v43.0/sobjects/MyCustomObject__c/customId__c/4003) I am getting a weird error telling me that a column doesn't ...
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How to store a collection type (set, map, list) on a object?

I have a visual-force page which displays an Apex form with some dynamic number of input text fields that I would like to save on the Opportunity object. Is the easiest way to serialize them as JSON ...
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How to enable read permissions for organization sobject?

I'm trying to use the salesforce standard rest api to access the organization sobject so I can read the name of an organization I'm working with. I make a soql query "SELECT Id,Name FROM Organization ...
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Update sObjects in .sfdx/typings

I have a VSCode SFDX Project that we use to develop LWCs, and we recently changed some object names in the Org and now I can't upload anything to our Org. I found that there is a command to refresh ...
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How to find the schema for a sobject

I am trying to build an API which under the hood will perform CRUD operations against the Salesforce API. I'm using the node-salesforce library for communication with Salesforce. An example of ...
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Get Account.Name using SObject.Get()

I'm trying to get value of a lookup field, by using SObject.Get(). I'm using this method because i want to make this class generic. That's the relevant piece of code: for(SObject sobject_i : ...
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Rendering Visual Force page as PDF via the REST api

The documentation suggests that a Visual Force page can easily be rendered with apex: https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/atlas.en-us.pages.meta/pages/pages_output_pdf_render_in_apex.htm // ...
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Sobject for contact and leads

I need help converting this method's parameter into an sobject, so it can accept two different types of objects So currently the method is returning a lead activity record, but I want it to return a ...
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unable to read sobject when object has id null

I am actually getting the error "Unable to read sobjet", when sending an object to my server even if I specify the sobjectType as follow : sendforSave : function(component) { var habitatInfo = ...
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How salesforce compares on sObject with another

We know that "Set" is a collection of unique records. If I am creating a set of SObjects, on what basis Salesforce identifies Uniqueness of the entries in the Set?
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How do i iterate over a list with 3 different object types in lightning component?

I am building a lighting component which needs to iterate over a list with three different object types but I have run into a problem because I cannot write an aura if expression which checks the ...
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How to access Owner field using getDescribe().fields.getMap()

I have a below code to access owner field from sObject. Map <String, Schema.SObjectType > sObjects = Schema.getGlobalDescribe(); Schema.SObjectType targetType = sObjects.get('...
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how to create dynamic query [closed]

List<Opportunity> opps = [ SELECT Id ,Name ,Amount ,CloseDate ,Stagename ,Near_to_Close_Date__c ...
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Convert List<String> into List<Schema.SObjectField>

I have a below code public PageReference SyncCandidatewithMirror(map<Id, cxsrec__cxsCandidate__c> NewMap,Map<Id, List<String>> fieldChangedMapChanged, List<...
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How does joining two custom objects into one custom object through master-detail relationship work

I've been working on a test method but I've had a problem creating the setup of it. public static List<Job_Posting__c> createPostings(){ List<Job_Posting__c> testPostings = new ...
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Not able to find a standard field CompletedDateTime on Task object

We are not able to see CompletedDateTime field on Activity or task object in the production environment but the same is available on Its sandbox. Can someone please suggest if there is any way to ...
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How are action overrides handled for managed package upgrades?

I want to override a custom object's "New" action with a Visualforce page in my managed package. (This is the mechanism where the platform's default New or Edit or View etc. actions can be routed to ...
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Trying to create a new User, cannot create new user because of profileID

I am trying to create a new user inside of Salesforce using nforce. However, every time I create the user I get the error: FIELD_INTEGRITY_EXCEPTION stating Profile ID: id value of incorrect type: ...
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List all standard and custom fields for a given object (standard/custom object)

is there a way to list all the fields both standard and custom for a given object. tooling api - customfield gives only list of custom fields but not the standard fields.
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Adding new Fields to Sobject or changing field values dynamically

I have a Sobject Record which is already instantiated and fields are added along with values. sObject sObj = Schema.getGlobalDescribe().get(Name of Object).newSObject() ; sobj.put(...
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Lightning components - Initiating attribute with controller with multiples sObjects

I'm Working on Lightning components I would like to add some values in my App, by its controller (aura:handler) I'm trying with this : component.set("v.objetsCamping", tabObjets); But it doesn't ...
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Combining similar code with different objects

I have 4 very similar code blocks in a trigger that deal with synchronizing record type changes from Opportunity to its children. The only difference between them is that they do work on different ...
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Query regarding generic sObject and specific sObject

I was going through the 'Apex and Database basics' module in Trailhead and came across the following sentence in one of the units: This example shows how the generic sObject variable can be assigned ...
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Adding Additional Fields to a sObject in Apex, (just for manipulation)

I'm working with some complicated queries, and I need to send over http, the sObject in turn, but I can't make queries with more than 1 level of depth in the SOQL, so I am working with separated ...
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Adding a Custom Field to all sObjects in the same edit?

I want to add a custom field to all my salesforce objects, at the same time, a high level idea, is that they are control ID for an external source, but is there a way to add the fields to all objects ...
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Sobject Get on Relationship fields : Invalid Field [duplicate]

I am working on a module where I have to create complex nested JSON dynamically based upon configs stored in custom metadata, The metadata contains Object name, fields names as text fields. Now the ...
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RelatedTo field of Email message

RelatedTo field has multiple lookups to various object for my instance its heavily populated as follows: Lookup(Contract,Campaign,Organization,Donation,Product,Asset,Case,Solution,Asset ...
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Salesforce datetime field adding user timezone to the field

I have two datetime field in custom object, to which I am inserting values programatically from my apex class. Fields from my custom object My apex code used to insert/update records in the custom ...
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Retrieve object type via id using apex

I am new to Salesforce and trying to figure out the object type using the ID which I see in the URL on the Salesforce page. I found many places describing how to do this with the Apex language, such ...
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Iterate over a few objects in a single loop?

I have a few objects that have the same fields (referring to Article Types) such as: FAQ__kav, Tutorial__kav, Video__Kav Is it possible to add all of these records to a single list (I guess of type ...
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Apex - break list into multiple small lists before processing

I have a list of 15,000 records. I can maintain the count in a flag. Integer Counter = 15000; I want to break my main list into 3 small lists. Each list should contain 5,000 records. First list ...
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Wrong IsNillable flag for Name field while querying FieldDefinition object

I am trying to retrieve the list of fields which are mandatory and running below query: SELECT id, DeveloperName,EntityDefinitionId,IsNillable,Label FROM FieldDefinition where EntityDefinitionId= '...
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Illegal assignment from List<or_guestsJSON> to or_guestsJSON

I an trying to write a testclass for a JSON object but het the error: Illegal assignment from List to or_guestsJSON. How do I annotate the list in my testclass? Class public class or_guestsJSON ...
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How to get the value from an object

I have an object which gives me the following when I debug :- {name=Baltmore, uid=abcdef00-acft-126a-8cfw-efihfcirffw} I would like to get the uid as a string. I tried agency.get('uid') but this ...
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Create a Case with SOAP in PHP - Failing to map across Contact ID

I have created a connection via SOAP with PHP and I am trying to create a new Case when the user submits the form. I have the SFDC Contact ID of the user and I am trying to insert the Contact Id into ...
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Aura Attribute of Type Object is Supported in Flows?

I am working on a Flow Screen and trying to assign a value to a lightning component attribute from a variable in the flow. The flow screen allows me to select the lightning component but it doesn't ...
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How can I create records that pair to their parents dynamically?

I have batch class which inserts records into a number of different objects from the same logic using dynamic code. My records need to be associated to the correct parent records (i.e. Contacts to ...
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enableChangeDataCapture' not valid in version 38.0

I’m not sure what causes this error message and I’m trying to deploy my app and getting this error message in Jenkins. All Component Failures: ‘1. objects/Employment__c.object -- Error: Property '...
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Figure out which fields are required from Setup

Is it possible to figure out which fields are required from Setup? I mean, I can of course go and look at each field settings and check the required checkbox, but very often I need to look at a few ...
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SOSL on Permission Sets error when no ID is included

I am testing SOSL's on Permission Sets for something I am building and noticed that if I don't include the ID in the fields to request, the search fails: An unexpected error occurred. Please ...
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How to send wrapped generic SObjects from Lightning to Apex

I have a lightning component with an apex controller that wraps generic records in an inner class. When I send the wrapped records to apex and receive them as generic SObjects, I get this error ...