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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…
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Sharing enables record-level access control for all custom objects, as well as many standard objects.
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A standard Salesforce object that represents a "person" or "individual" record
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A value that indicates a particular day and time, such as a timestamp.
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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…
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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…
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used in Visualforce pages, components, lightning components, forms, templates, formula fields...
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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…
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Record types allow you to offer different business processes, picklist values and page layouts to different users.
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A value that indicates a particular day. Unlike Datetime values, Date values contain no information about time
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a standard salesforce object. A lead represents a prospect or potential Opportunity.
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SOAP, stands for Simple Object Access Protocol, is a protocol specification for exchanging structured information in the implementation of Web Services in computer networks.
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A person who uses the system, often more specifically a person with a user licence assigned.
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a marketplace for cloud computing Web applications built for the community and delivered by ISV partners or by third-party developers. Apps from the AppExchange can be in…
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a file format used to present documents in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
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a salesforce product introduced in '13 which allows customers to connect to each other and themselves with rich, self-service communities.
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an activity record, one that has a date but no time associated.
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An exception denotes an error that disrupts the normal flow of code execution.
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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.
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An sObject represents an object, such as an Account or Campaign. An sObject is the base object for all objects in Apex.
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Use relationships to associate an object with other objects in Salesforce.
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Apex REST enhances the REST API to allow developers to create custom REST-enabled web services using Apex.
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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an Apex class that extends the functionality of a standard or custom controller.
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for questions about DML, the data manipulation language used in apex to perform operations as insert, update, delete, and restore data in the database.
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JavaScript remoting in Visualforce allows you to call methods in Apex controllers from JavaScript.
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When speaking of fields specifically on a Salesforce custom or standard object.
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Salesforce Platform Mobile Services allow you to develop and deploy mobile enterprise apps on the most trusted cloud platform.
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automated processes that use Apex classes to process the contents, headers, and attachments of inbound email.
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Dynamic SOQL refers to the creation of a SOQL string at runtime with Apex code.
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Relating to the mechanisms for user authentication and verification. There are many potential approaches to authentication on the salesforce platform.
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redrawn when the result of the action method returns to the client. This value can be a single ID, a comma-separated list of IDs, or a merge field expression …