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Blink & You May Have Missed This Hidden Gem: Get Count Via Flow Assignment

I missed this Summer ’18 gem when reading through the Release Notes. I had quickly scanned the feature of setting Stages in flow. It wasn’t until MVP Stephanie Foerst mentioned this in Slack that I learned of this feature that slid under the radar. https://releasenotes.docs.salesforce.com/en-us/summer18/release-notes/rn_forcecom_flow_operators.htm You can now count the number of collection items and… Continue reading Blink & You May Have Missed This Hidden Gem: Get Count Via Flow Assignment

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Flow ‘Em That Progress

(This blog post is written for Lightning Experience. Note: You can wrap lightning components in a visualforce page in Classic via Lightning Out. You will need to enlist the help of a developer for you to take advantage of the below.) With Summer 18, using stages in visual workflow is now GA (or “generally available”).… Continue reading Flow ‘Em That Progress

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Show More Information in a Flow Screen using Dynamic Record Choice

For those of you who have created Visual Flow screens with dynamic record choice, ever want to return more information than a single field from the object to distinguish a record from another? For example, if you are showing a list of contact names, the search can return multiple Jennifer Lee’s. How do you know… Continue reading Show More Information in a Flow Screen using Dynamic Record Choice

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Summer ’18 Release Highlights

I can’t believe Summer ’18 is already here in no time. I don’t know about all of you, but I still have my winter stuff in my closet and have not yet swapped out my winter for summer clothes. It’s May and Boston has not seen consistent warm weather yet so I’m not sure I’m… Continue reading Summer ’18 Release Highlights

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Summer ’18 Salesforce Lightning Experience and Classic Highlights

The list of Summer ’18 features below apply to both Salesforce Lightning Experience and Classic. There are additional Summer ’18 features available to Salesforce Classic Only, Lightning Experience only, Community Enhancements, Other Enhancements in the Summer ’18 Release Highlights post. Note: These features are not listed in any specific order. 1. Custom Metadata Type Enhancements: (Generally available)… Continue reading Summer ’18 Salesforce Lightning Experience and Classic Highlights

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Summer ’18 Salesforce Lightning Experience Only Highlights

The list of Summer ’18 features below only apply to the Salesforce Lightning Experience. There are additional Summer ’18 features available to Salesforce Classic Only, both Lightning Experience and Salesforce Classic, Other Enhancements as others in the Summer ’18 Release Highlights post. Note: These features are not listed in any specific order. 1.New URL change to… Continue reading Summer ’18 Salesforce Lightning Experience Only Highlights