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ISBLANK vs ISNULL

One of the advantages of Salesforce platform is its declarative features, in that i will give a thumbs up for formulas which helps me in most of the use cases. Formula field takes a little bit of calculation out side of the programming and make our tasks easily achievable.

But when someone starts learning the formula functions there is always a little confusion between ISBLANK() and ISNULL() formula methods.

The following questions may occur in ones mind

Implementing Email To Lead Functionality In Simple Way

Greeting Reader smiley ,

Like mentioned in title, I would be posting about configuting Email to Lead service in Salesforce. 

There are number of tools in AppExchange which can do this, but why use apps when we can do this ourselfenlightened

For the people, who do not know what is Email To Lead Service, below is the quick description to get started.

Standard fields (system fields) in custom object

In Salesforce Custom object plays a major role in Salesforce based applications.

We can say it is the root of customization in Salesforce which enables you achieve your custom business needs.

But the question here is what are fields Salesforce creates when we create a custom object which helps in tracking the information like who modified it last ,  owner info , last edited date etc...

Compound condition in visualforce

As a Salesforce developer most of the times we have encountered with rendering a block or field based on a compound condition ie., rendering a field or block based on values in different controller variables. 

This little snippet will tell you how to add a compound (multiple ) condition in a Visualforce page.

 

Order of Execution in Salesforce

Hi Folks,

Very happy to meet you all with this useful info. If you are fresh to Salesforce, this post is for you guys. If you are well-versed in Salesforce, this post will helps you to refresh the things which you already know :P

Here, I am going to share about Order of Execution in Salesforce. When we create/update a record, so many actions will take part of it. Lets list out the executions in order.

1) Loads the original record from DB(update) or initialize the record (Insert).

Redirecting to standard New,Edit,View and clone without removing override

Hi All,

I hope this post will save some time for Developers and Admins . The title may sound complex but its as simple as eating a chocolate. Most of the Salesforce geekys know Salesforce actions like creating new record,editing a record and cloning etc are based on URL and component Id.

Lets take Account object. I have to overrode the account view with 'AccountView' visualforce page.

Use bootstrap in visualforce page

Hi All,

This is a simple post which covers how to add and use bootstrap css in your Visualforce page.

There are some bootstrap related posts which you can read it here.

You will get to know how simple it is to achieve this after reading this post.

Steps to follow

  1. Add bootstrap css
  2. Use bootstrap css in Visualforce page

Add bootstrap css

You can add the bootstrap css in two ways