Hey guys, today in this post we are going to learn about How to Write a Validation Rule on Lead for the “SIC Code” Field is Mandatory before Product Interest Change to “GC5000 series” in Salesforce.
Validation Rules verify that the data a user enters in a record meets the standards you specify before the user can save the record. A Validation Rule contains a formula that evaluates the data in one or more fields and returns a value of “True” or “False”. Validation Rules also include an error message to display to the user when the rule returns a value of “True” due to an invalid value. To Know more details about Validation Rule, Click Here.
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Step 1:- Require Validation for Converted Leads on Lead Settings
Make sure this setting is enabled, otherwise Validation Rule on Lead conversion will be ignored.
Follow the below steps to enable Lead Settings
Setup >> Quick Find >> Lead Setting
SIC Code Validation
Step 2:- Create a validation rule in Lead using Error Condition Formula.
Follow the below steps to create validation rule on Leads
Setup >> Object Manager >> Lead >> Validation Rule
Don’t forgot to make enabled Active of checkbox.
IF( ISPICKVAL( ProductInterest__c, 'GC5000 series'), ISBLANK( SICCode__c), NULL)
Set Error Message in Validation Rule
Step 3:- Set Error Message and Error Location in Validation Rule.
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