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

The Geocoder is a process running in the background of Geopointe, continually monitoring your data for additions and changes, preparing it for mapping. What is geocoding? Geocoding is the process of taking an...

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Data Quality and Geocoding

Data quality is extremely important to Geopointe. A high quality address is the only way to get excellent geocoding results. Why? The process goes something like this: An address is entered into Salesfor...

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Manually Schedule the Geocoder

We strongly recommend in our Post-Installation Instructions that you use the Schedule Jobs button in Geopointe Setup to help keep the map up to the date. The batch job runs hourly, checking 3 map objects per ho...

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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 Geopointe Installation, one of the first steps in the Post-Installation Steps is to update your company's contact information in Geopointe Setup. This is performed from the Org Settings tab in Geopointe Se...

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What To Expect When Geocoding

The first time a record is geocoded, it gets updated. We create and populate lat/long data on a geocode record, but that record must be tied to the parent record; that is done with a geocode field. When a value...

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