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a template or blueprint from which objects are created. An object is an instance of a class.
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a feature of that provides a way for users to collaborate with other users within a Salesforce organization. It has a Facebook like interface that allows users to follow rec…
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a field that automatically calculates its value from other fields, expressions, or values.
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a field type in Salesforce that contains a list of values from which a user may select a value. A picklist is represented as a drop-down box in the UI.
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Questions about the Metadata API provided by salesforce. The API that can be used to retrieve, deploy, create, update or delete customization information, such as custom object definitions and page la…
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a table within the application database that contains your data.
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Questions about specific lines of code that need coverage or platform bugs. 75% of your Apex code must be covered by test classes. This tag is not intended for use when code coverage is simply lacking…
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This type of relationship links two objects together. Lookup relationships are similar to master-detail relationships, except they do not support sharing or roll-up summary fields.
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a special top-level Lightning component whose markup is in a .app resource. On a production server, the .app resource is the only addressable unit in a browser URL.
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a broad reaching project touching a number of different features including: Salesforce CLI, IDE 2.0, support of standard developer toolsets, and Packaging 2.0. Since fixing …
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A custom field can be added to standard objects that support custom fields and custom objects to extend the capabilities of Salesforce to suit the specific needs of an organization. Custom fields can…
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the methods of communication between software systems and connected devices over Internet infrastructure. They come in a number of very different technical varieties, such as SOAP and …
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"HTTP Callouts" connect to a remote web server from Apex code.
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Validation rules help assure entered data meets basic requirements for consistent and clean data.
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Visual Workflow allows administrators to build applications, known as flows, that guide users through screens for collecting and updating data. For example, you can use Visual Workflow to script calls…
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an open-source multi-browser JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML. It makes things like HTML document traversal and manipulation, event handling, animati…
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a software application that can be used to insert, update, or delete Salesforce records from a CSV or export Salesforce records to a CSV.
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used to build public facing websites that run on the platform. The pages of a Site are built with Visualforce. Sites is one of the two Sal…
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Page layouts to control the layout and organization of detail and edit pages in Salesforce, the Self-Service Portal, and the Salesforce Customer Portal
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Salesforce administration encompasses many different areas of Salesforce, but is generally non code related.
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all about what a user can do in terms of Field Level Security, object level access, Apex class access, Visualforce page access, and other built in Salesforce access that are…
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Issues with writing, running, or testing scheduled Apex code, using the Schedulable interface.
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A profile contains user permissions and access settings that control what users can do within their organization.
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The REST API provides a powerful, convenient, and simple Web services API for interacting with
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Validation rules verify record data meets the standards you specify before the record can be saved.
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your organization’s customers, competitors, and partners. Each account stores information such as name, address, and phone numbers. For each account, you can store related information suc…
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an intersection of sharing, user, Profiles, roles, roles hierarchy and object permissions.
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limits enforced by the Apex runtime engine to ensure that runaway Apex does not monopolize shared resources in the multitenant environment. These limits are tracked and enforced d…
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Error - A mistake or Getting unexpected output or Bug
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an ordered collection of elements that are distinguished by their indices. List elements can be of any data type—primitive types, collections, sObjects, user-defined types, and built-in Apex…
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Questions related to Lightning CSS Framework called Salesforce Lightning Design System or SLDS for short. Specifically questions on how to use, getting certain features to work, and questions related …
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a style sheet language used for describing the presentation semantics (the look and formatting) of a document written in a markup language.
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a collection of key-value pairs where each unique key maps to a single value.
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A standard Salesforce object representing file attachments related to another standard or custom object.
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the next evolution of the OAuth protocol and is not backwards compatible with OAuth 1.0. OAuth 2.0 focuses on client developer simplicity while providing specific authorization flows for …
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Metadata contains all the customization you can do to your salesforce organisation. Use this tag for specific questions about the metadata itself. Use the metadata-api tag for questions on deploy/retr…