Salesforce : Import Data with Audit Fields

Salesforce by default does not allow the importing of audit fields into SF. However, there is situation where the customer say, requires the created date to be imported for accurate reporting. For e.g.:   Customer ABC needs lead records to be migrated into SF from another application. The SF lead created date needs to take…

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Salesforce Tips: Retrieving Converted Leads Information

When a lead is converted successfully in Salesforce, you would noticed that you could not access the lead information directly even though you recorded its ID. Example:- https://ap1.salesforce.com/00Q9000000DOG9g   Using the ID method to access the converted lead information would redirect you to a different page than the usual lead record page. i.e.    …

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Salesforce Data Loader: SKYVVA Integration Suite Starter Edition

Following on from an earlier blog evaluating the new Jitterbit Data Loader, we thought we’d take a look at another tool available. ┬áThe SKYVVA Integration Suite Starter Edition is a free data loader for Salesforce, let’s us take a look at this tool and compare it to the Salesforce Data Loader.   Here are the…

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Comparing the Jitterbit Salesforce Data Loader – how does it look?

Jitterbit has just released a free data loader for Salesforce, so we thought we should check it out. Here’s our brief analysis of the tool as compared to the Salesforce Data Loader:   Description Jitterbit Data Loader Salesforce Data Loader Define Connectivity Supports creating multiple Salesforce connections and ability to save the connection Requires a…

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