This post shows you how you can reference another object through it’s external id. This is useful if you do not know the Salesforce ID but know the external ID. Example: You have an external field on the Account object with an API named myExternal_Id__c. You have an account record named “Burlington Textile of America” […]
I came upon this error when I assigning the custom object to the master standard object. Invoice__c inv = new Invoice__c(); inv.Account__c = accountId; insert inv; Then I get this error. Field is not writable : Invoice__c.Account__c The fix was actually easy. I just rewrote it to assign the master id on instantiating the child […]
Having a list in your controller that is displayed as input fields either through pageblock or repeat and you need to add another row to the list via a button. Â Chances are when you enter data on any input field on any row and you hit Add Row button that has a rerender attribute that […]
Last week I had a challenge of making a API callout to Instagram from Salesforce and then parse the returned JSON content and the mapped the values to become a record for a custom object. Basically each media post and comments becomes a record in Salesforce.
First off you can start by reading this article
To begin, what I have here is an API request for comments for a particular media or picture I have in Instagram.
Stumbled upon this issue and found an easy fix. You have a VF page that you want to redirect a user to a different website, say for OAuth2 authenticate. window.location.href=’https://api.instagram.com/oauth’; This will not work as the browser will complain about Iframe security or Security sandbox violation. This is because VF page are iframed, to get […]