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Salesforce Summer ’13 pre-release available

Here you go, yet another release from Salesforce (Summer ’13 is around the corner) Quantity forecasting is available now with collaborative forecasting Introducing Actions to create records from chatter feed Introduced My Profile and My settings (brand new layout) without … Continue reading

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Summer’13 – New Developer Console

Today we got a sneak preview of new developer console (Summer’13), which looks promising and here are some features of new console Code completion Run Tests Fixes to the chrome issues Improved code coverage New UI Here is the quick screenshot from … Continue reading

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Spring 13 release notes

Here are some highlights of Spring’13 User-Focused help Dependent picklists works in all browsers Ability to add tasks in chatter Connect in Apex – Chatter objects are exposed as REST API Salesforce for outlook side panel is available now Dashboards … Continue reading

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Salesforce Summer’12 release notes

Salesforce is getting ready with Summer’12 release notes, are you ready? Here are the pre-release notes, seems to be it takes couple more days to get the full release notes Updated Summer’12 Release Notes Signup for Pre-release Here are some … Continue reading

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Syncing quotes using Apex

Wondering how to sync quote with an opportunity using Apex? Did you tried updating the “IsSyncing” field and it showed an error saying field is not writable? If yes then here is the solution for you. At the Opportunity level you … Continue reading

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First look at next generation data loader by Jitterbit

Jitterbit is a leader in the integration of on-premise as well as cloud. They built a next generation data loader and which works excellent and the UI is fantastic!!! Here is the installer for pre-release data loader http://www.jitterbit.com/salesforce/data-loader Some helpful … Continue reading

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Salesforce clone utility class

Do you ever wonder to clone an object, if yes then I have an utility which works for every object.  Usage of this code: You can call this class from a custom button/visualforce page/apex class. Happy coding…

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Displaying a grid in Salesforce with the help of ExtJS

As ExtJS growing rapidly in a javascript world, you might wanted to embed these features in your salesforce instance(s). Are you excited to learn something with ExtJS, then here is the blog on how to get started with ExtJS. This is a simple … Continue reading

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Salesforce Utility Methods

Here are some of the utility methods, which we will be using very frequently in our salesforce world. Any addons to these methods are highly appreciated.

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Pagination using standardsetcontroller

As the number of records increases, the time required for the browser to render them increases. Paging is used to reduce the amount of data exchanged with the client. Paging is typically handled on the server side (standardsetcontroller). The page sends … Continue reading

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