Geopointe

Settings & App Operations

Data Security Practices

This document explains how the Geopointe application handles our customer’s data in order to deliver the functionality we offer. Common Principles Common principles that Geopointe adheres to are… Geo...

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The Geocoder

Geocoding is the process of converting address data to latitude and longitude coordinates so that records can be placed on a map. The Geopointe geocoder runs in the background of Geopointe, processing this geog...

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Data Quality and Geocoding

Data quality is extremely important to ensure accurate geocoding results. To help you understand why, here is an outline of the address conversion process: An address is entered into Salesforce, broken i...

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Manually Schedule the Geocoder

We strongly recommend in our Post-Installation Instructions that you use the Schedule Geocoder button in Geopointe Setup to help keep your mapped objects up to date. The batch job runs hourly, checking three ma...

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Batch Jobs (Geopointe)

The Geopointe application utilizes Salesforce’s Batch Apex technology to handle many background operations. This document provides an overview of the various jobs that run and what they do. The Geopointe Setup...

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Change the batch size of the geocode jobs

By default, the Geocoder runs in 100 record batches. This is quite efficient and recommended. However, you might have trigger logic in your system that cannot support batch updates of that size. If so, you can ...

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Organization Settings

This document details the options and fields in for your organization’s Geopointe settings, as a supplement to the Post-Installation Steps. This information is edited in the Org Settings tab of Geopointe Setup....

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Track Geopointe Usage

Note: These directions only work for Geopointe subscribers. If an admin would like to run these reports, they will also need to be a Geopointe licensing user, because this is run with Geopointe custom objects. ...

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Updating Your Geopointe Organization Contact Information

Upon installing Geopointe, one of the first steps in the Post-Installation Steps is to update your company's contact information in Geopointe Setup. This is performed by navigating to the Org Settings tab and c...

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What To Expect When Geocoding

The geocoding process is how Geopointe converts address information into mappable coordinates. The first time a record is geocoded, Geopointe creates and populates lat/long data on a geocode record and ties it ...

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