Friday, 26 February 2016

The Quick Action that wouldn't appear - solved

The Quick Action that wouldn't appear - solved

Just a short blog post this time on something that took ages to solve but turned out to be a really simple fix.

I hope this saves you some time if you ever come across the same thing.

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

What's in a Namespace? Managed and Unmanaged Packages

What's in a Salesforce Namespace?

If you ever want to move code between production environments then Packages are the way to go (keep an eye for a questions like this in App Builder and the Administrator exams).

There are quite a few considerations when it comes to creating your package.

In this blog post, I'm going to focus on the differences between Managed and Unmanaged packages and registering a Namespace on your ORG.

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Lead First Call Trigger and Test Class

Lead First Call Trigger and Test Class

Ever wanted to grab the date of the First call you made to a hot new Lead in your Salesforce.com system?

If so, this Trigger and Class could be for you...

Sunday, 7 February 2016

NumberFix Version 1.0 Entering Beta Testing

It's alive!

(Well, ready for testing)


You may (or not) remember me blogging about Telephone Number formats in Salesforce a few months ago.

I noticed that on several customer projects the standard and consistency of telephone number formatting was really mixed.

Most Salesforce administrators I met just didn't have the time to run as much clean-up/validation as they would ideally like to do on their data.