Questions tagged [web2lead]

Web-to-Lead: An HTML form to capture contact and profile information from users and automatically generate new leads in salesforce.com

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Can web-to-lead be protected from spammers without additional server side processing?

The default web-to-lead functionality that Salesforce provides makes it really easy to drop an HTML form onto any web page and submit leads straight into a Salesforce Org. E.g. <form action="...
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Is web to lead form data submits in encrypted form?

I want to know that when web to lead form is submitted into salesforce, if the data in that form is encrypted or not. I want to know that how much security is applied on web to lead? I want to ...
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How to prevent unwanted web-to-lead character conversion

Arabic user data that was captured with our web-to-lead form occasionally ends up Mojibake in our lead table. A user would type something like: الإعلان العالمى لحقوق الإنسان When we retrieve the ...
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How do I use Javascript or jQuery externally to send data to Salesforce Leads?

I have a website form using HTML and jQuery/Javascript on my own domain that I want to post to Salesforce (web2lead or not, as long as it gets there) using an ajax call. I keep getting the Access-...
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Solution to manage web to lead maximum daily limit

We plan to use the web to lead form on one of our landing pages on our sites. The issue is the maximum limit of 500 leads per day which prevents our sales reps to immediately view the leads and act on ...
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web-to-lead contact form

I've set up a web-to-lead contact form in order to sync contact requests from the website with Salesforce CRM. The sync works fine: the filled fields from the website are showed in the CRM. I need to ...
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My web to lead form with Captcha is not submitting. Any ideas why?

I want to make a simple web-to-lead form with recaptcha to validate it. i followed these instructions : Captcha Tutorial with Curl and it compiles and the captcha appears to be validating the form but ...
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Web2lead redirects to a page which makes you click

After submitting a Web2Lead form which has the following code: <input type="hidden" value="thanks.html" id="retURL" name="retURL"> I'm taken to a page which asks me to click before going to ...
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How to get web-2-lead description text to activity?

Salesforce is very good and consistent in logging all kind of communication with users from lead to paying customer. It is great to see all activities, be they mails, call logs or meeting notes. ...
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Capture leads from facebook on salesforce org

Is there any app which could generate a lead with required fields in salesforce org when a person likes a page in facebook? How do I get this done?
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Can an attachment be sent from a web2lead form into Salesforce lead?

Can we have an attachment on Leads? Can the attachment be sent over from a web to lead form?
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Web-2-Lead submissions tracking with Google Analytics

I was thinking perhaps it should be possible to track success rate of web-2-lead forms. We have several forms on your site. My initial guess was attributed to a poor JavaScript validation, but after ...
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ReCaptcha in web-to-lead form using PHP recaptcha.lib in Site.com salesforce

I have created a web-to-lead form and I am using the generated HTML in my site.com. I am using reCaptcha in my form. HTML Web-to-Lead form <form action="/recaptcha_verify.php" method="post" name=...
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what is web to lead and web to case in Salesforce?

I was going through visual workflow in Salesforce I found Web to Lead and web to Case Here's link. Can anyone please explain What is Web to Lead and Web to Case in Salesforce ? I got only got very ...
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Is it possible to get the record ID and details of a Lead inserted through web2lead form?

Basically I need to create a web application that contains a web to lead form. Upon submission of the Lead, I need to get the record ID and details of that Lead in my web application, which is ...
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How to convert a Lead to Contact automatically?

I'm looking for help. I'm new to Salesforce, learning to become an Admin. We are developing a Web to Lead form. We'd like to automatically change anyone who submits the WTL form directly to a ...
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Is there a json object that gets returned on the web-to-lead submit?

Using slightly custom web-to-lead form and thinking about using ajax to send the data and wait for a response json object. Is there any object that gets returned? The main idea was: function ...
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Can I create a Web-to-Lead field for Custom Objects?

I've created a Custom field on my lead called 'Campus' with datatype Lookup(Campus). Where Campus is a custom object. I would like to have a Web-to-lead form create a new lead and set the correct ...
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How could {!Contact.FirstName} work on email template used for Lead Record Creation

I have a email template with {!Contact.FirstName} merge field in it, this email template is used in an email alert used in a work flow rule that gets triggered when lead is created through web to lead ...
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Lead insert trigger not running after web2lead

I have a trigger on Leads like this: trigger LeadTrigger on Lead (after insert, after update) { // I only see the following line in the logs when I manually insert a new lead system.debug('**...
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Web-to-lead POST using C# no longer works over HTTPS

We use C# to POST data to SF's W2L, to the regular HTTPS URL. This has been running fine for years. Suddenly, our HTTP requests no longer registers a new lead in SF. Our application did not change. I'...
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Salesforce web to lead form issue

I am using salesforce-wordpress-to-lead plugin(version: 2.2.5) with wordpress(version: 3.8.1). I added organisation ID in settings and created a web to lead form. This form throws "Failed to connect ...
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Web-to-lead Page is Not Accepting Chinese Characters and Not Creating Leads

The web-to-lead form is not creating any leads if we submit Chinese characters in the form fields. Can someone let me know how to submit Chinese language in a web-to-lead form?
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In site.com, how to get the LeadID returned after insertion with a form?

I am setting up a site.com site with a form connected to the Lead object, for public web Lead insertion. How can I get the Lead ID in the site.com page after insertion?
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How to create a Country pick list with country names in the new format?

I have finally enabled the new country picklist in my org. I configured the countries through the Setup-> Configure States I wanted to create a new web-to-lead form, using the new country field. ...
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What is the order of assignment/autoassociate and auto response with web-to-lead?

I have a scenario, I need to auto associate new leads into campaigns, and send a customized email to them. The auto-assignment and the auto-association both work perfect. However, the HTML template I ...
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Web to lead form error message

I am using web to lead form to enter data on a form externally. Whenever the form i submitted, leads are created in salesforce. Now, i want to have a check for duplicates based on some fields, say ...
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Trigger not updating Lead.State before update/insert (state/country picklist use case)

We are using the Salesforce State/Country picklist and the integration values used for US States are state codes, e.g. CA, WY, AL, etc The salesforce AppExchange sends the leads to Salesforce and it ...
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How to change Lead owner before Process Builder sends Email

Background I am using Web-to-Lead, Lead assignment rules, Process Builder and Docomotion. All leads created via web-to-lead are assigned to Bob. Then the lead assignment rules share the leads in a ...
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Web to lead form

Do we have provision how many "web to lead" forms have been created in my organisation and by whom, when was the form created with list of fields being used. Thank you in advance.
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Default Lead Source (or any standard hidden field) on Web-to-Lead form

I have created a web to lead form in salesforce but I cannot seem to default standard fields such as Lead Source = 'Web'. This should be hidden from the user creating the form. I am using the below ...
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Determine if Web-To-Lead or API Created A Lead?

We have 94% of our lead forms using a custom-programmed "Funnel" for processing our leads. However, in the Dark Ages when the company was using Web-to-Lead, some of those pages still exist (non-API,...
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How to disable redirect after submitting web-to-lead form?

I've integrated the web-to-lead code (created from the salesforce ui) into a popup on a wordpress website. My ideal flow is as follows: User opens the popup and fills in the web-to-lead form. User ...
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Web-to-lead reassign lead owner trigger

I have a web-to-lead form setup, and it works fine. The default assignment is just set to my user, but I want to run a trigger to set the owner based on some criteria in custom fields I've created on ...
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Web to Lead form in Salesforce Lightning using Force.com Sites

Problem Statement - Lightning form in force.com sites not inserting lead records. I had to create a Web to lead form in lightning and host it in force.com sites. Since force.com sites can include ...
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Captcha image is not working [closed]

<section class="form-row"> <label style="line-height:normal;">Please enter the characters you see on the image:</label> <div class="formfield"> <img src="http://www.aress....
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Strange confirmation page after redirect of Web 2 Lead

Since today in production when I use a web-to-lead form the user click "submit" goes to salesforce, and, instead of being submitted back immediately, a white page with "you'll be redirected to ... ...
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Web-to- lead and get back ID in response

I am creating a web lead by doing a curl like so //set POST variables $url = 'https://www.salesforce.com/servlet/servlet.WebToLead?encoding=UTF-8'; $fields = array( 'last_name'=...
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ORA-20025 converting lead to contact

I am trying to convert lead to contact and I get this error: ORA-20025 common.exception.SfdcSqlException` ORA-06512: at "SNEEZY.CACCESS", line 2399` ORA-06512: at "SNEEZY.CACCESS", line 585` ORA-...
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Automatically create an account from specific Web-to-Lead forms

Within our Web-to-Lead forms we use a hidden form field to identify the forms location. Is it possible to automatically convert certain leads (if the hidden form field matches our requirements) ...
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Trigger question about object SignupRequest

I'm having a question about some tutorial I've been reading. I'm trying to create my licenses through a web-to-lead, following this article http://blogs.developerforce.com/isv/2013/06/using-the-new-...
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Lead created by a webtolead does not honour default value of checkbox

I have an checkbox defined on leads object which is set to true by default. When i insert a record through UI or dataloader, the field is set as true. But interestingly, when the lead is generated by ...
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Generating leads from website/blog

I need to connect my website/blog with Salesforce. The intention is to get leads when a user comes and registers via a registration form. Can anybody guide me on how to get it working?
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Identify record type associated to a web to lead form

I don't find the record type in the "view page source" code of the website for which we have an existing web to lead form. Is there any way to identify how a website is associated with a lead record ...
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System.NullPointerException: Attempt to de-reference a null object:

This Trigger is on lead (Before Insert, Before Update) and it errors (System.NullPointerException: Attempt to de-reference a null object). I'm getting this error when i'm posting "Web to Lead". ...
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I want to add validations to my Web-to-Lead Form

I have used several custom fields in my web to lead form ,and wanna add validation rules to my html form as well.How to achieve such validations.So far,what I 've tried using javascript is enclosed ...
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How to Integrate multiple web to lead from

Need Help in Integrating the multiple web to lead forms. Conditions: Form 1 will be intake form 2 & 3 is dependent on the first form so how do I integrate the whole process whereas first form also ...
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Apex Test class for web-to-lead creation without OwnerId

I need to create an Apex test class for a Lead Apex Trigger that handles "before insert" of the web-to-lead inserts of Lead records that DON'T have OwnerId at the "before insert" time. Assigning of ...
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Web2Lead RecordType

i have a pdf order form that i would like to use to submit web2lead data to my production org, i have it setup in sandbox and have gotten all fields to submit properly except for recordType which is ...
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Lead Capture Page: Not Available when posting Web-to-Lead lead

We work with a lead partner who posts leads to our SF org. They receive the following error when creating a test lead: Gateway: https://www.salesforce.com/servlet/servlet.WebToLead?encoding=UTF-8 ...