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Data migration of custom objects

If you want to backup your data you can refer to this article. Also as I understand you will be only creating new records so you can just leave your old data there before you are ready to delete it. (...
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Created by field is not showing in Data loader

The CreatedBy Field is a read-only field that cannot be updated via dataloader without "Set Audit Fields upon Record Creation" permissions. Previously you had to file a Case with Support to turn this ...
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How can I export all my Salesforce Community data?

This question is broad so it will likely be closed but to give you a direction to look at: You should look at FeedItem, FeedPost and FeedComment. This ERD will be helpful. The feeditems can also point ...
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Pardot Prospect sync when connecting to a new SFDC org

I will give you a short and direct answer to this.(I was only able to find it after couple of days research). The easiest way to overcome this is Do not setup existing Pardot instance with new SF ...
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Inserting Chatter FeedItems with type 'TrackedChange'

You won't be able to insert a FeedItem with Type TrackedChange. The documentation states that you cannot create a FeedItem with all Type values, but only few. Below is an excerpt from the Type field'...
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What is the sequence of migrating data from one Salesforce to another Salesforce org

Your question is too broad. You should import first parent records and then import the child records. Like this sequence: User Account Contact Case Task Event Also, rather than migrating all the ...
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Data migration of custom objects

Import2 can assist with the migration and mappings of your custom objects to standard objects. Please feel free to start a free sample here: https://www.import2.com/salesforce. Once the sample is done,...
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Marketing Cloud data migration and tracking data

The only solution for achieving this, is (as Gortonington rightly states), a subscriber key migration. This is a paid engagement done by Salesforce professional services. I have described it in this ...
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Copy Custom Object From One Org To Another

I recommend working your way through some Trailhead modules, specifically in this case: Deploying from Sandbox with Change Sets Exporting Data Importing Data Probably the most common out of the box ...
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Import Data to Salesforce from another sources

You can do it following these links: https://www.newfangled.com/things-consider-importing-data-salesforce/ Or you can use Salesforce APIs to integrate your data from your external applications to ...
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can't export project to eclipse IDE

it is a problem of eclipse, not of system. Please add some more JVM memory in eclipse.ini file (in Eclipse folder) -vmargs -Xms128m -Xmx512m -XX:MaxPermSize=128m Hope it helps you :)
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Data Migration from one production org to another

I'm currently in the midst of this for an org of Account-Contact-Case-CaseComment-Task (a thankless task) I'm planning on a specific runningUser + Data Loader + triggers as you can do several things ...
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Method for synchronizing Contacts Fields with Leads Fields Using Metadata

First, is this a good approach? Maybe, but I'm pretty skeptical. Can you define the business case for needing over 200 custom Contact fields on your Lead object? Surely your web-to-lead forms won't ...
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could anyone explain, why this error comes "DUPLICATE_VALUE:This price definition already exists in this price"

For each Product2/Pricebook2/CurrencyIsoCode combination, you are only allowed to load a single value. This restriction is in place so that users can have the correct price for a given product based ...
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How can I migrate data and related data from one org to another org?

Yes, there are a few different tools out there on the AppExchange and elsewhere that allow you to upload related records in a single pass. Services like Sesame Software's Relational Junction, ...
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SFDX bulk upsert, doesn't work even with samples. Field name not found : First Name

I experienced the same and resolved it with this answer: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/51081579/bulk-api-error-invalidbatch-field-name-not-found-id Despite the CLI Command Reference for force:...
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Data Migration - Replication vs Bulk API

The two APIs have different, albeit sometimes complementary, purposes. The Replication API is designed to assist in ongoing synchronization of an external data store with Salesforce. It is not ...
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Load PricebookEntry in empty Scratchorg with Cumulusci

Whitespace and indentation are significant in YAML. This mapping file isn't valid and would result in CumulusCI missing information and misunderstanding your intent. A correctly-formatted version of ...
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Is this possible to migrate user records from one organization to another using SFDX?

Looks like it is not possible to achieve without apex. However, apex code can be called from sfdx. So, we can write some file createUsers.apex and place it in scripts/apex folder of sfdx project. ...
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Questions: Migrate data from one organization to another

I would really recommend that you engage a consultant at least to assist you in planning this process. Attempting to do a data migration while very new to the platform and with no exposures to the ...
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Questions: Migrate data from one organization to another

Steve, several things here. You can always use dataloader to import data or you can use some tools like Talend, Informatica etc.. -Q: What do I need to do in order to avoid duplicates? It is not to ...
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Salesforce to Salesforce Migration

You can use the composite sobject rows if you do not have a large payload of the order of 100K https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/atlas.en-us.api_rest.meta/api_rest/...
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How to clone business units in marketing cloud?

You can't clone an entire business unit, but the recently introduced Package Manager can take you quite far. Package Manager is under constant development, and the list of supported assets is expected ...
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Data Migration From a Sales Force Legacy system into a new system

What are the steps for this migration? Is it very complex time-consuming? There are only three steps, what we call ETL, or Extract-Transform-Load. It is technically a simple process, but it may be ...
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Transfer Email Templates and content from one Exact target to another (Marketing Cloud)

Im late here, as per recent release from Marketing Cloud. We have package manager which is enabled for the MC administrator role to copy and export the content assets, data extensions, configired ...
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Community Deployment

I have checked in our internal server logs and the actual error message is as below:common.exception.ApiException: Can’t rename the default navigation menu. In order to fix the issue,we need to clone ...
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Data migration from MS Dynamic 2011 to Salesforce

Depending on the complexity of the data, it might be as simple as exporting the data as a CSV, then using the Data Import Wizard, or slightly more complicated, by way of the Apex Data Loader. Both ...
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Does Dataloader Command Line Run Triggers

Yes, fundamentally, operations using the Data Loader do fire triggers. However, many organizations find it expedient to disable triggers on at least a subset of bulk data load or integration ...
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Convert Business Account in to person Account (Associated with Portal User)

Set the Account RecordTypeId field to the Person Account RecordTypeId. Be aware you are only allowed to specify the RecordTypeId field when converting the account, and only one Contact must be ...
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