Creating and Managing Custom and Standard Objects in Salesforce

Every feature in Salesforce is built on the foundational concept of Objects. Explore the vast world of Standard and Custom Objects, dive into practical tips and considerations, and prepare yourself for the Salesforce Administration certification.
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(15)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Apr 17, 2020
Duration
2h 29m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(15)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Apr 17, 2020
Duration
2h 29m
Description

Salesforce and Custom Objects are a pretty vast world. In this course, Creating and Managing Custom and Standard Objects in Salesforce, you will gain the ability to build on the Salesforce platform through creating, extending, and configuring Objects. First, you will take a peek at the vast array of functionality that Salesforce offers through Standard Objects. Next, you will discover the power of extensibility through a deep dive into the various types of Custom Fields, various features around Custom Objects, and a detailed exploration of Object relationships. Finally, we will go over related features such as Record Types, Page Layouts, and Validations that help deliver a seamless experience around Objects. When you are finished with this course, you will be equipped to deal with real-life problems that require a deep understanding of objects and fields and be prepared to answer questions related to Custom Objects and Custom Fields on Salesforce Administration certification exams.

About the author
About the author

Mehdi has 10+ of experience writing software for fortune 500 companies like Toyota, Nestle, Audi and many others. His skill-set includes JavaScript, .NET and Salesforce.

Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, My name is Mattie, and I would like to welcome you to my course, creating and managing custom and standard objects in Salesforce. I've been building software for over a decade and for the last few years I've been leading and designing salesforce implementations objects are a foundational concept in sales force. Everything that you see and anything that you create in sales force is built on top of objects. A strong base in these concepts will take you a long way. Some of the major topics we cover include standard and custom objects, the different types of custom fields and the nuances and considerations around them. Configuring objects through record types, page layouts, validations and a lot more data modelling and effectively using look up and master detailed relationships. Throughout the course, we will talk about real life examples, scenarios and pitfalls. When you're finished with this course, you will be equipped to deal with practical problems that require deep understanding off objects and fields and be prepared to answer questions related to objects and fields On the sales force admin certification exams. This course doesn't require any knowledge of objects, although it may help to have a very basic understanding, but it does require a basic knowledge of setting up a sales force, or GE. If you're completely new to Salesforce, it's best to start with the sales force administrator path. I hope you will join me on this journey to learn about objects with my course here at Pluralsight.