Introduction to Quote to Cash (QTC) Salesforce

I am introducing here Quote to Cash which is well known as QTC. QTC is a process where Sales Organizations send details to their customers on their product offerings as per their need, provide them with the pricing for the set of products that they have requested, put all those in an official document called Quote and then it continues through Invoice, payment and negotiation which comes under Cash.

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Best Programming Practices

Any code when written in a clean, easy to understand and formatted way is easily readable and accepted by everyone.

It is essential for everyone to easily understand the code one writes as the same projects can involve the participation of multiple programmers. For easy identification and understanding of the code and code flow by everyone involved, it is essential that the code is structured, clean, and easily maintainable.

Explained below are some of the practices to write clean and understandable code.

Commenting and Documentation

For any software project reliable documentation is crucial. Commenting and documentation help one analyze what’s happening inside the code. This is very crucial for the one who is examining the code for the very first time. Writing comments for methods or functions is good for understanding its purpose. They can quickly show what a complex function is doing.

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Top Salesforce duplicate management tools on Salesforce AppExchange

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Salesforce.com has been the number one CRM platform for some time now and its accomplishments as a CRM solution can be described as none less than the top of the line. But there are some common issues that all the CRM systems face and which is prevalent in Salesforce as well. Managing Data duplicity is one such big issue.

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How to create Jira create custom field programmatically

In order to create a  jira custom field type, you should be aware of basic plugin development.

Please follow the following steps to create an advanced jira custom field.

Create a basic Jira plugin skeleton. For creating Jira Plugin please refer to the given link https://developer.atlassian.com/docs/getting-started/set-up-the-atlassian-plugin-sdk-and-build-a-project/create-a-helloworld-plugin-project

After creating a Basic plugin skeleton modify your atlassian-plugin.xml and add the following code in your atlassian-plugin.xml. Continue reading

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What is view state error in salesforce

As the name suggests, It is an error of View State. The maximum view state size limit (135KB) exceeded is the error message pertaining to View State error in salesforce and here follows a brief detailing of the issue.

View state error in salesforce holds the state/size of the visual force page that includes the components, field values, and controller state. This is important in the light that salesforce provides only a standard size of 135kb for any individual page. If the size of a particular page exceeds 135kb, the page will throw a view state error.

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A screenshot showing a view state error in salesforce

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OAUTH 2.0 AUTHENTICATION SALESFORCE FOR THIRD PARTY APPLICATIONS

Most of the APIs now-a-days incorporate oauth 2.0 authentication salesforce. It is not as complicated as it may seem at times, provided the right links and documentation are found. Microsoft APIs are extremely helpful and useful, but to access them from a third party application is when its needed, for the entire process of registration and access token retrieval, to be followed; to comply with the oauth 2.0 salesforce authentication in place.

For office365 (2016) APIs the links that would help access these APIs would be of the format https://outlook.office.com/api/{version}/me/Continue reading

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How to programmatically move attachments from one JIRA issue to another JIRA issue?

The following piece of code when executed, helps us move jira migrate attachments between two issues of same project or different projects in Jira.

Here I have two issues, one of them will be the source issue, where user adds jira copy attachements to another issue will be the target issue, where the user want to move the attachment to.

This functionality is working fine in JIRA in its UI, however, I have tried to accomplish the same functionality through Java code. The following code executes the task of moving an attachment between the issues of both same or different projects.

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Time Dependent Workflow Salesforce

Workflow

Time-based workflow is an automated process to implement the business logic, that evaluates the record at the time of creation or update. It is one of the most powerful tools of Salesforce.

Why necessary?

Workflow becomes indispensable to organizations for maximizing efficiency in their business processes. It allows tracking of processes.

Time-dependent workflow has the following actions:-

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How to design your first Jira Gadget Url?

Jira provides the ability to display information about project/issues/data on a dashboard, through the use of gadgets. Gadgets XML are a big leap in JIRA reporting features.

In this document here I shall give instructions on how to write your first Jira gadget.

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Salesforce GitHub integration using Jenkins

For administrators working with a single company, change sets are a great way to move updates between sandboxes and a parent org. However, when working on the enterprise tier, we often need to transfer components between various test and developer environments, which are outside the scope of change sets.

To support multiple developers working across multiple environments on various features and fixes, a proven path is to use an automated continuous integration system to simplify deployments and promote transparency.

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