Entries by Alex Edelstein

QuickChoice Update: Now with Column Width Control, Plus Bug Fixes

You can now pass in a number of pixels (default is 320) in the attribute “style_width” to set the width of the control. Problem preventing Get Layouts action from working in non-debug environments have been fixed. “ObjectAndFieldName” attribute has been removed to simplify the interface, which still has an Object Name and a Field Name […]

Flow and File Upload

Documentation Salesforce makes a File Upload screen component available. It’s documented here. This component requires a recordId and associates the uploaded files with that record. It can accept multiple files and returns a collection of ids representing the uploaded file. These ID’s are of the type Content Document (Note that this is different from the […]

Using Send Rich Email to Improve Workflow Rules Communication

The Email Alerts that are available in Workflow Rules are limited in functionality. I remember thinking this as a customer of Salesforce more than 15 years ago. Salesforce isn’t investing in Email Alerts because it wants to transition to more modern technology. In the meantime, here’s an approach for getting massively customizable email into your […]