Terry's Tidbits - a Salesforce Blog | Things I've Learned about Salesforce

June 1, 2015
salesforce.com URL

Understanding the salesforce.com URL

Applies to: Classic As a Salesforce Administrator, it’s important to understand the basics of the salesforce.com URL.  The better you understand the URL, the better you’ll be […]
June 10, 2014
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Getting Salesforce Profiles Under Control

Applies to: Lightning and Classic As a consultant, I’m often engaged in cleanup projects. One of the biggest areas of confusion seems to be around system […]
May 12, 2014
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Importing into a Salesforce Multi-Picklist

Applies to: Lightning and Classic Ever need to update Salesforce records that have multi-picklists without fear of overriding the existing data in those pick lists? Here’s […]
October 25, 2013
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Update Records with JavaScript Buttons for Salesforce

Applies to: Classic After writing the post about creating records with a button, it made sense to extend that thought with manipulating record with a JavaScript […]
October 24, 2013
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Create a Salesforce Record with a Button

Applies to: Classic Have you ever needed to create a Salesforce record by pressing a button?  If so, this will explain how simple this can be. […]
September 20, 2013
contact role

Creative Way to Capture Opportunity Contact Role

Applies to: Classic Need a creative way to capture Opportunity Contact Roles?  My method uses a couple simple Visualforce pages to redirect the an Opportunity to […]
September 9, 2013
search layouts

Search Layouts, Often Forgotten and Misunderstood

Applies to: Lightning and Classic One powerful yet often forgotten configuration areas within Salesforce is the Search Layouts options.  This functionality isn’t talked about much and […]
July 2, 2013
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Security Best Practice for Salesforce

Applies to: Lightning and Classic Recently I was asked to put together a list of best practices for setting up security within the Salesforce® platform.  The […]
May 13, 2013
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Making Good Decisions Daily

Perhaps you have made good decisions and now you desire to do more with your life. If you are to evaluate your life right now, can […]