Enable a Salesforce contact custom field

Abstract

How to enable a Salesforce contact custom field in Sitecore in order to write contact data from Sitecore to Salesforce.

If you are planning to write contact data from Sitecore to Salesforce, you  must add a custom field to Salesforce. When you have added the field, you must enable the field on the tenant.

To enable a Salesforce contact custom field:

  1. In the Content Editor, select your tenant.

    A Salesforce tenant node in the Content tree
  2. Navigate to Data Access/Value Accessor Sets/Providers/Salesforce/Salesforce Contact Fields/Sitecore Id on Salesforce Contact.

  3. In the Administration section, select the Enabled check box.

    The Enabled check box in the Administration section of a Salesforce contact field
  4. Save the item.