Salesforce Spring 18 Highlights Episode 63
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Spring is nearly here! Some believe the first evidence is the robin, but they are wrong. It’s the Spring release of Salesforce!
The release notes are over 450 pages long. Don’t bother reading them, listen as Mark and Brian cover some of the highlights and chat about implications.
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Spring 18 Release Highlights
00:00:01 Brian experiences a strange mirror xfiles
00:02:05 Joke that won’t let you down
00:02:25 Correcting episode count
00:03:30 Daniel Stange convinces us to do advertising
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00:05:26 Join the Salesforce UX Research, signup to help shape the future of Salesforce bit.ly/salesforceux
00:07:10 start of Salesforce Spring 18 discussion
00:07:57 Mark starts reading all 400+ pages of the release notes
00:09:00 GDPR – The new EU privacy laws
00:10:42 Individual Object for GDPR support
00:12:40 GDPR Trailhead module: https://trailhead.salesforce.com/en/modules/european-union-privacy-law-basics/units/get-to-know-eu-privacy-law
00:14:00 List View Tabs on a user-by-user basis
00:15:44 Lightning UI Theme and Branding
00:16:50 Surveys! Free in Health Cloud otherwise paid add on
00:19:00 Critical updates! New URl Format
00:22:00 Critical Updates! Sharing with AuraEnabled Components
00:22:48 Critical Updates! Removing Instance Names in URLS
00:23:00 Critical Updates! Console change
00:23:40 Critical Updates! API Access for Container access revoked
00:24:33 Accordian Components
00:25:30 Component Visibility Updates with running user
00:26:45 Dashboard Component Embed them everywhere!
00:27:10 Branding… branding… force.com RIP Long Live Lightning Platform.
00:30:50 Lightning Report Builder updates!
00:33:30 Search for report and dashboard folders
00:34:00 Default color scheme of Dashboards makes Mark blue
00:34:20 Einstein Activity Capture. Marks predicts its future cost
00:36:45 Default to not create Opportunity on Lead Convert
00:37:58 Campaign updates for Lightning Experience
00:38:05 Pardot Campaign and Salesforce Campaign get fuzzy
00:39:30 Opportunity Splits are in Lightning Experience
00:39:45 Text improvements on Opportunity Product selector
00:40:28 Quick Action Emails can have predefined values for To, CC, bCC< and Spell check. Plus emails searchable global searchable
00:41:00 Articles can be embeded in the case emails
00:41:15 More service cloud, marcos, knowledge, chat and more
00:42:50 Mass Quick Actions up to 200 items on Cases, Leads, and Custom Objects
00:43:25 Community Updates including Journey Builder
00:45:20 Flow! Upload Files!
00:45:58 Lightning Components in Flow! Shot heard around the world
00:49:38 Turn off the header and footer in Flow
00:50:00 Flow Stages
00:51:00 Flow Actions General Available!
00:51:44 Critical Update in Flow! Execute all Auto-Launch Flow when invoked in Bulk
00:58:28 Pilot: Lightning Flow for Service
01:03:20 We finally close the episode
01:05:30 After music banter
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