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Log an Email Sent via Email Alert to the Activity History

There may be situations in which an email is sent via an email alert that you would like to log as an activity. Currently, the emails alerts are not logged as an activity history. To bridge this functionality gap, we can create an email message record once the email alert is sent when a case is closed… Continue reading Log an Email Sent via Email Alert to the Activity History

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Create a Person Account For New Email-to-Case

This blog post was inspired by Randi Thompson. Here’s to you, Randi! Here are a few lessons learned from implementing this use case: Learn how to invoke flow from process builder. Use custom labels to avoid hardcoding Salesforce record type Ids in flow. Provide descriptions, where provided, in Salesforce. This may be tedious step, I… Continue reading Create a Person Account For New Email-to-Case

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Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated – Assign to an Inactive User Profile and Remove Role

Here are a few lessons learned from implementing this use case: Automate the profile assignment and role removal of a deactivated user via process builder. Use a custom label to store the profileID for the Inactive User profile versus hardcoding the ID in your process builder.   This blog post was inspired by Ashley Papp who… Continue reading Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated – Assign to an Inactive User Profile and Remove Role

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Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated -Remove User from Permission Sets

Here are a few lessons learned from implementing this use case: Automate the removal of permission sets from a deactivated user. Understand the structure of permission set and permission set assignments. Use process builder to invoke flow. Strengthen your flow from faulting by adding decision elements. Provide descriptions, where provided, in Salesforce. This may be… Continue reading Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated -Remove User from Permission Sets

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Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated – Public Groups and Queues

Here are a few lessons learned from implementing this use case: Automate the removal of a deactivated user from groups and queues. Understand the object structure for public groups and queues and the users/groups assigned to them. Use process builder to invoke flow. Strengthen your flow from faulting by adding decision elements. Provide descriptions, where… Continue reading Automated Cleanup When User Is Deactivated – Public Groups and Queues