What is a Custom Setting? We talked about Hierarchy Custom Settings in the Keep Clean Validation Rules with Custom Settings post, which let you set a default field value for the organization, then you can assign a value to a Profile or User. List Custom Settings are a bit different, they don’t relate to Profiles or even users. So, what is a list custom setting? When would you use it? How would you use it? Lots of questions, we are getting ahead of ourselves, let’s start with the basics. Continue reading
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Salesforce Automation Hour is a Webinar series to demonstrate all levels of declarative Automation inside Salesforce. Continue reading
Process builder has been gaining more and more popularity and quickly becoming an Admins best friend. With that, it’s fun to think about all the things you can do with Process Builder you couldn’t do with workflow rules. One of my favorite use cases, solve a long time Admin pain point, the fact that custom related lists do not carry over on Lead convert. That’s right, with process builder all the records with a custom lookup to leads that you lose on your contacts no longer have to be lost, and here is how you do it. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered what to do if something goes wrong and you lose your Salesforce data? Well, good news for you, you aren’t totally screwed, bad news, it isn’t cheap and you can’t get all of it back. Now, before going through the details on how to recover your data, let’s first review how we can prevent this situation from happening again. Even if this is a crazy-random-happenstance that you don’t think will happen to you, reading best practices is a good refresher for everyone.