Tag Archives: SOAP

Salesforce.com SOAP API Gotchas Part 4

Another round of tips on tricky parts of the Salesforce SOAP API. Learn about the new initial login URL (API 17 and above), field validation errors, and more.

Salesforce.com SOAP API Gotchas Part 3

This is the third part in a series about tricky parts of the Salesforce.com SOAP Partner API (see Part 1, Part 2, and Part 4). Dependent Picklists In Salesforce.com’s object model, two of the possible datatypes for fields are picklist and multipicklist. A picklist is perhaps best described as a drop down menu: the user […]

Salesforce.com Partner SOAP API JAX-WS Tutorial Part 4

This is Part 4 in a series. Read Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 to catch up. Update: I’ve released an open source library that presents a better interface to the Partner API (as well as other Salesforce APIs). Writing new and changed objects to Salesforce.com There are three different API calls for writing […]

Salesforce.com Partner SOAP API JAX-WS Tutorial Part 3

This is Part 3 in a series. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 4 to get up to speed. Update: I’ve released an open source library that presents a better interface to the Partner API (as well as other Salesforce APIs). Making a query() There are several API calls you can use to get […]

Salesforce.com Partner SOAP API JAX-WS Tutorial Part 2

This is Part 2 in a series. See Part 1, Part 3, and Part 4 to get up to speed. By the end of this tutorial, you’ll know how to instantiate some of the classes you created in Part 1 and how to log in to Salesforce.com with the Partner API. Update: I’ve released an […]

Salesforce.com Partner SOAP API JAX-WS Tutorial Part 1

How to integrate an application with the Salesforce.com SOAP Partner API using JAX-WS.