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How to combine/manage all aliases for the same org

To see all the orgs you have with the aliases associated use the command: sfdx force:org:list To see all aliases you set: sfdx alias:list To remove the alias alone, you can use the command: sfdx ...
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Can I check Salesforce CLI Release notes right within the terminal?

You can now read release notes right within Salesforce CLI. To find whats changed run the below command sfdx whatsnew -v latest and for sf executable use sf whatsnew -v latest To find what's there ...
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AUTH not working with DX and Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)

You should be able to get the web auth working without installing Chrome in Ubuntu or an X-Window server in Windows. This is courtesy of Mike Bordon in the Salesforce DX community. I had to install ...
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AUTH not working with DX and Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)

I have not tried this personally, but a Salesforce engineer gave me this info. Install google chrome into the ubuntu WSL. Also run xming, which is an X-Window server for Windows. I don't currently ...
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Extract Data from Salesforce from command line

I had a similar project for a client. I used DataLoader + Batch script file to automate extract / import data from/to Salesforce. Look a this amazing tutorial to Setting up Automated DataLoader. ...
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Auto Data Loader using CLI uploading dates one day back

As you have correctly guessed the timezone is an issue. It is best to format date values in your CSV file such that they include both time and timezone, to make it independent of your computer ...
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Data Loader Command Line Interface Reading Multiple Delimiters

I know this almost a 2 years old thread but I want to improve the solution to above. First of all, thanks to kkorynta as his/her solution help me to fix my issue. My problem was that even I have ...
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Salesforce DX, ERROR when retrieving metadata with colon on its name

I have seen the Windows command prompt get confused about colons in strings before, although running a quick test, it appears to work for me: Couple of things you can try: Update your SFDX CLI with ...
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Automating CSV Uploads into Einstein Analytics with Wave DatasetUtils

On the utility's repository, I missed that you can alternatively launch a UI with this command: java -jar datasetutils-32.0.0.jar --server true Once I did, I discovered the listener option there. ...
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Data command missing in sf CLI

Version 1.44 is old, the current version a time of writing is 2.21 (a difference of a few hundred releases!) So the fix here is simply one of the common IT troubleshooting steps, making sure you're on ...
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CLI Unification: Is there an 'sf' equivalent of 'sfdx' --dev-debug?

I just ran into the same issue. After some time of debugging, I found that the C:\Users\{user}\.sf\sf.json file was empty. I removed the file and re-ran the sf login command, which recreated the file ...
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Error in process.bat step FileNotfoundException

I figured it out.. Instead of giving the path fully, I just need to give the directory and Command prompt takes "process-conf.xml" automatically. Also, I had to change the name to "process-conf" from "...
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encrypt.bat -g "seedtext" doesnt work in command line

The tutorial you're following appears to be outdated. From the Data Loader Guide, the switch used to generate a keyfile is -k: Generate a key: -k [path to key file] Generates a key file, and ...
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Data Loader Command line: fields are not validated and then insert is not performed correctly

Going to answer my own question since I solved the problem today. It turns out that, in the CLI, mapping files are case sensitive, while in the UI they are not. I also suspect that the CLI allows non-...
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Get report output via command line script

You can authenticate via SOAP's login() command, which requires a username, password, and possibly a security token; a session Id is interchangeable with an access token (they are roughly synonymous). ...
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Data Loader Command Line Extract Issue

I figured out what was wrong. Below is my code that worked in case anyone runs into the same issue. I had to add a mapping file as well as change the "extractionRequestSize" entry to "loadBatchSize" &...
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Auto Data Loader using CLI uploading dates one day back

Data Loader CLI can be affected by three timezones: SFDC timezone local machine timezone JDBC source database timezone We had the issue of it reverting to the local machine user timezone. This issue ...
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