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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…
Sharing enables record-level access control for all custom objects, as well as many standard objects.
A standard Salesforce object that represents a "person" or "individual" record
A value that indicates a particular day and time, such as a timestamp.
an open source UI component framework for developing dynamic web apps for mobile and desktop devices. Aura provides a scalable long-lived lifecycle to support building apps engineered for grow…
configured on an object to specify all of the steps, users, actions, and relationships among them involved in approving or rejecting a record of that object. Approval processes…
used in Visualforce pages, components, lightning components, forms, templates, formula fields...
a copy of your production environment that can be used for various purposes such as development, testing, or training. The three types of sandboxes are developer, configuration-only (con…
Record types allow you to offer different business processes, picklist values and page layouts to different users.
A value that indicates a particular day. Unlike Datetime values, Date values contain no information about time
a standard salesforce object. A lead represents a prospect or potential Opportunity.
SOAP, stands for Simple Object Access Protocol, is a protocol specification for exchanging structured information in the implementation of Web Services in computer networks.
A person who uses the system, often more specifically a person with a user licence assigned.
a marketplace for cloud computing Web applications built for the Salesforce.com community and delivered by ISV partners or by third-party developers. Apps from the AppExchange can be in…
a file format used to present documents in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
a salesforce product introduced in '13 which allows customers to connect to each other and themselves with rich, self-service communities.
An exception denotes an error that disrupts the normal flow of code execution.
used to display the details of objects that have a relationship (i.e. a master-detail or lookup) to the current object on the page.
An sObject represents an object, such as an Account or Campaign. An sObject is the base object for all objects in Apex.
Use relationships to associate an object with other objects in Salesforce.
Apex REST enhances the Force.com REST API to allow developers to create custom REST-enabled web services using Apex.
a native Salesforce tool that provides the ability to interactively communicate with your web site users. Live Agent lets your support agents help customers through chat. Once you have a…
Dynamic Visualforce components offer a way to create Visualforce pages that vary the content or arrangement of the component tree according to a variety of states, such as a user’s permissions or acti…
similar to custom objects and enable application developers to create custom sets of data, as well as create and associate custom data for an organization, profile, or specific use…
a property of access control of multiple related, but independent software systems. With this property a user logs in once and gains access to all systems without being prompte…
the primary key field for any object. It is a primitive type in Salesforce. Salesforce Ids come in 15-character and 18-character "case safe" varieties, which are treated as equivale…
an Apex class that extends the functionality of a standard or custom controller.
for questions about DML, the data manipulation language used in apex to perform operations as insert, update, delete, and restore data in the database.
When speaking of fields specifically on a Salesforce custom or standard object.
Salesforce Platform Mobile Services allow you to develop and deploy mobile enterprise apps on the most trusted cloud platform.
automated processes that use Apex classes to process the contents, headers, and attachments of inbound email.
Dynamic SOQL refers to the creation of a SOQL string at runtime with Apex code.
Relating to the mechanisms for user authentication and verification. There are many potential approaches to authentication on the salesforce platform.