A Handy App
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 2:08PM
sfgeneral in Apps, Helpful Hints, Salesforce Chatter, Salesforce.com AppExchange, salesforce apps

There is a great example of how you can use Chatter triggers on the AppExchange. Making Chatter more user-friendly and customized for your situation makes you the new hero around the office these days, so check this one out. There's a new Out-of-Office Notification for Chatter App listed on the Salesforce AppExchange and it's free. The Force.com blog has more on this and is looking for feedback. The app is making use of a trigger on the FeedItem object to get the desired result. The notification allows a custom automated message to appear on your Wall in response to a post during a set date/time. Brilliant! Apps are all about making it easier and this one does.

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