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Salesforce Lightning Lookup Component

Note: This article has been superceded by: Version 2.  I’ve been playing around with Salesforce Lightning components and one of the obvious things that seems to be missing is a UI component to lookup a record in a Salesforce custom object

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Managing the heap using SOQL For Loops (with a little code seperation)

I’m a big fan of code separation and code reuse. When I’m coding I like to keep my SOQL out of the business logic and in a gateway class of its own. That way I can reuse common queries in

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Pebble Watch: Salesforce Approvals – Part 2

In Part 1, we looked at creating the Salesforce server application to expose the Approvals and the target objects via some REST based web services. In the second part of this article we look at creating the Pebble watch app

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Pebble Watch: Salesforce Approvals – Part 1

I recently bought a Pebble ‘smart’ watch and I have to say I’m pretty impressed with it. Rather than try and replace the phone in your pocket, it works to extend it by providing you with notifications and an app

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Apex Code Tip – Sending Email to Salesforce Users

Apex allows you send emails from code using the Messaging namespace. As usual Salesforce governor limits are at work and you could unwittingly hit your limits without needing to. If you are sending email to users within your organisation, make

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Apex Approval Actions

Approval Processes are a great feature of the Salesforce platform. They stand firmly behind the ‘No Software’ banner by giving ‘Power Users’ the ability to configure approval criteria and outcomes via a point and click interface. Aproval outcomes can create

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Creating A Simple Batch Apex Process Queue

Working with the Salesforce platform presents many challenges. One of the most common is avoiding the platforms many governor limits. As a developer, hitting governor limits on the platform is a sure fire way to turn a good day into

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