Tips and Tricks

Boomi LDAP Connector Enhanced Multivalued Attribute

The Boomi LDAP Connector is enhanced to support multivalued, attribute usage in Create and Update object operation with a simple delimiter. This enhancement will be available to the public in Boomi’s  June’18 release.   To enable this feature, Create/navigate to any create/update LDAP connector operation Check the checkbox in the Operation options under ‘Enable Splitting’…

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Salesforce: Lightning Experience Button Converter

Salesforce has introduced a new “Lightning Experience Configuration Converter” tool to help you in migrating your Salesforce instance from Classic to Lightning experience. So what can this tool do for you? Currently, it only supports custom button conversion. This is mainly used to convert javascript buttons to lightning ready components, such as custom action or lightning…

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Salesforce: Lightning Component Template for Custom Javascript Button

Lightning Component Template Is the effort of replacing the custom button- especially the javascript button- the reason you are delaying to convert your Salesforce Instance from Classic to Lightning? Most people would recommend going with the basics, which is to use the global action or custom action to create/update records. What happens if you need…

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Boomi: Custom Library Component

Have you ever had difficulty maintaining custom/3rd party library jar files in Boomi across multiple atoms and environment? You can now solve this by utilizing the Boomi Custom Library Component.   How To Here are the quick steps on how to upload and deploy a 3rd party library to your local atom.   Step 1…

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Boomi Tips: Arranging Shapes in Process Automatically

Boomi Arrange As you are aware, you can drag and drop shapes into the integration development canvas and arrange them as you like within Boomi. Sometimes, this can be addictive and you can end up with too many shapes in the Boomi process. This is bound to end up messy if you don’t arrange the…

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Boomi Tip: Performing Salesforce Merge – Supersede Value in Master Record

Merge is one of the operations available in the Boomi Salesforce connector. It is very important to understand the behaviours of this particular operation.   Values Supersede in Master Record When performing a record merge in the Salesforce front-end, we have the ability to select which fields from which record are to be superseded. However, this…

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Boomi Tips: Business Rule with Child Records

In the last Boomi post, we discussed the usage of business rule shape in Boomi. Based on that, we all know that we can easily examine a document using the shape. But did you know that you can actually examine the child records in a document (e.g, XML or JSON) too? Let’s use the following…

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Boomi Tips: Boomi Suggest in Map

Boomi Suggest is not a new feature in the Boomi Platform, but there are many integration developers working within Boomi every day who are unaware of its existence.   So what is Boomi Suggest?   Boomi Suggest is a very powerful tool that can help you analyze your source and destination profile element in a…

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TIP OF THE WEEK: Salesforce Record Id Behavior in Sandbox & Trialforce

What happens to Salesforce Record Id (or Object Ids) when you refresh your sandbox from the production instance? Refreshing your sandbox from a Production org in Salesforce will simply copy the Record Ids (ID field type) from your production to your Sandbox instance.   How does Trialforce Record Ids work? Trailforce orgs are created by cloning a TrailForce…

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Access Salesforce Mobile App without Installing it

Did you know that the Salesforce Mobile App is accessible from almost any mobile platform now?   You can even access your Salesforce instances through the majority of smart devices available today.  Salesforce has developed the Salesforce App to be compatible with different platforms and easier to download from Apple store, Google play, etc. Were you aware…

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