Enhanced Disaster Recovery support with backup data browsing in Spanning for Salesforce
Spanning is happy to announce new capabilities introduced into our Spanning Backup for Salesforce. With the recent changes, we are enabling users with new ways to deal with backup data, as well as with restoration/export process. Better overview of the data and expanded possibilities to restore wider selection of data will…
Restore Lookup Relationships
Spanning Backup for Salesforce support restoring Salesforce lookup relationships. This type of relationships is more complex than any other relationships on Salesforce and Spanning Backup for Salesforce supports only limited amount of restore cases for lookup relationships. Important notes about restore functionality are…
How do I import metadata into Salesforce?
If you would like to restore metadata using Spanning Backup, follow the steps here: How do I restore metadata into Salesforce using Spanning Backup? While you can use Spanning's metadata restore feature to restore metadata back into Salesforce, you can also import it back into Salesforce using the Force.com IDE client…
How do I restore data back into Salesforce?
If you want to restore multiple records at once, please refer to this Knowledge Base article: What is Spanning Backup for Salesforce Bulk Restore? Page Restore Button: To restore previous versions of individual objects directly back into Salesforce, follow these steps: 1. Click the “Restore” button from any object page 2.…
What is Spanning Backup for Salesforce Bulk Restore?
Spanning Backup bulk restore allows the user to undo a delete or update in bulk quickly, easily, and automatically from a specified point-in-time. When using the bulk restore feature to restore updated or deleted items (whether currently in the recycle bin or permanently deleted), the user can restore all items in an…
Are restores audited and available for review by administrators?
Yes. All restore operations are captured in the Spanning Backup activity log. Each restore entry includes name of the user who performed the restore, the timestamp, the object name and the before and after values for each field that was changed.
Who can perform on-page restores with Spanning Backup?
The list of users who can perform on-page restores in Spanning Backup is controlled by the Salesforce administrator. Access is granted by properly configuring the SpanningRestore connected app, adding the SpanningRestore connected app to the desired User Profiles, and configuring page layouts to include the Spanning…
Are field-level permissions enforced when a user is performing a restore?
Yes. All restore operations are performed as the user who is logged in to Salesforce, and they will only be given the option to restore field data which they have rights to edit.
Why is the custom restore button not working?
How do I restore Deleted Items?
What is the Deleted Items Restore feature? The Spanning Deleted Items Restore feature allows Salesforce users to restore deleted data and all associated children’s data directly back into their Salesforce instance with a single restore action. This feature greatly simplifies and expedites the traditional process of…