Salesforce Flow Assignments
Updated: Dec 25, 2021
What Does This Post Cover?
- How to use the Assignment Element in Salesforce Flows
- Have you ever needed to assign a new value to an existing variable? YES?! Great - this use case was made just for you.
In this example:
We will be taking the assignment element and setting a new value (assigning) to an existing variable. Our made up business use case is the following: The account management team needs to be able to update the account with the client's favorite movie when needed. Create a solution that will allow the AM team to do this.
Since we have a video on this showing you step by step, this blog post will be primarily used to view the values we used in the video as a reference to rebuild.
#1 Account Button
#2 Assignment Flow
a. Get Records: "Find Account Info"
b. Screen: Screen1
c. Assignment: Assign New Values?
d.Update Records: Update Account
#3 Video Walkthrough
Check out the FULL video walkthrough to get more context here in the youtube video below 🎬🍿