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Trailhead & My Favourite Module

For anybody who is looking to learn salesforce or want to explore their salesforce knowledge then it is Trailhead that will help them to achieve. Salesforce announced trailhead at the 2014 dreamforce. Its a great platform that I would recommend everybody to explore. Trailhead is nothing but a platform provided by salesforce for anybody to learn salesforce easily. It covered all the basic and important topics and also provides a way to perform hands on by means of challenges. The concept behind it is super and I would like to thank the team who worked for this, best gift to the fellow developers. Best way to learn and play. MY FAVOURITE MODULE : Process Automation Process automation feature is the best way to achieve the business logic in a easy way by means of only clicks rather than coding. Salesforce provides multiple tools to automate the business process like Lightning Process Builder, Visual Workflow, Workflow, and Approvals. There are currently 4 Process Automation

Avoid Duplicate Records Using Flow

In this blog post lets see how to avoid duplicate records in Salesforce using the powerful feature – Flow , As the word says, flow easily flows to fulfill the requirements with ease. ☺  Many think of appexchange solutions and source code to avoid the duplicate record in salesforce, But the method I'm going to explain here is completely different and very simple. It helps you to reduce your code and can easily rebuild for other objects with different field logic with simple clicks. Lets jump into the solution, we will use flow to check duplicate record logic and use apex trigger to initiate the Flow whenever a record is created or updated. Visual Work Flow : [Click] First we will create the Flow to check the duplicate records based on the name and store the result in the variable. In this example, we will use the Account object for the dupe check. Step 1  : Create a new visual flow with the Name ‘ DuplicateAccountCheck ' Step 2  : Click and drag the RecordLookup into t

Lightning Developer Week - Chennai

Awesome turnout this time at  Lightning Developer Week in Chennai. This is our 12th salesforce developer meetup in Chennai and its special event for everyone. Lightning Developer Week  is global event, where 100+ Salesforce Developer, User, and Non-Profit groups across the globe will be meeting during Lightning Week to experience first hand the power of Salesforce1 Lightning and we are happy that Chennai Developer group is also part of this global event. In Chennai, this time more than 100 developers joined and participated in the lightning hands on session.This time the crowd was big, hall with full of energy. This meetup covered the complete lightning kit that developers was eagerly looking forward to learn and get their hands dirty.Lightning is a ground-breaking release of the platform to easily build apps fast and easy Shivanath , gave a presentation on Lightning topics. Developers had many questions and shivanath answered all the questions. Thank you so much Shivanath .