Sandboxes are easier to use and more flexible with the introduction of sandbox templates and an improved user interface. Use sandbox templates for precise control while coordinating, testing and deploying customizations to your production organization. Continue reading
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The release training for Summer ’13 is now available. Now’s your chance to find out about all the new platform features in this release. Continue reading
We know that workflow rule evaluation criteria can be confusing. So, in Winter ’13, we simplified the text and reordered the options to show the simplest one first, and the most complex one last. NOTE: The default setting hasn’t changed, but it’s now the last option in the list.
However, based on customer feedback on those changes, we changed the text again in Winter ’13 to be more descriptive. We also added the “How do I choose?” link back in, but it now points to a more relevant help topic.
Have you come across something in your Force.com development that isn’t working the way you expected? Or maybe you see an unusual behavior when calling a SOQL function? Before you call support, you can now check to see if it’s already a known issue by going to the Known Issues site.
Known issues are posted by our customer support team. To make it easy to get updates, I recommend subscribing to the RSS feed so you get notified automatically when an issue is added or updated.
You’ll find each issue tagged with terms like API, Apex, Visualforce, and… Continue reading
This week’s post comes to you courtesy of Mysti Berry, Principal Technical Writer on the Platform Doc team.
Tired of plowing through the SOAP API Developer’s Guide just to find the information you need about objects and fields? Or maybe you didn’t even know it was there. Now you can find this information easily in the Object Reference.
In the new guide, you’ll find:
- ERD diagrams
- Standard object reference pages, including each field
- Custom object reference information
- Datatypes summary
Preview it now—what do you think?… Continue reading
It’s Dreamforce week! If you’re one of the many planning to spend some time in the Developer Zone, be sure to take advantage of the great workbooks we’ve printed up just for you.
Our workbooks are designed to take you through a feature step-by-step in tutorial style. No prior experience with the feature is necessary.
Come on over to the Dev Zone, grab a workbook, and spend some time at a station walking through the exercises. Sit down, play around, and learn a new feature! You’ll see some familiar titles and some that are totally new this year… Continue reading