Recently, a vendor uploaded a change set to one of our internal sandboxes. I tried to deploy the change set but it kept throwing an error – the fields on the object contained within the change set didn’t exist
Salesforce requires you to include new custom fields in change sets to deploy to a new org – not just the object itself. This object had nearly a hundred custom fields. I was on my way to bed, and I needed to run a script against the object before turning in for the night. Continue reading “Deploying Custom Objects via Metadata”
UPDATE July 2021: I no longer use MavensMate and have not since shortly after writing this post. I would hope the tool has improved in the 5 years since I wrote this post but if not, I would definitely recommend checking out IlluminatedCloud or Visual Studio Code as an alternative!
There’s been some confusion lately within my network about how to setup MavensMate, Github, and Salesforce so that they all hold hands together.
What does this look like? I want a MavensMate project folder that doubles as a local Git project folder.
Continue reading “Getting MavensMate, Github, & Salesforce to all play nicely”