Job Step: Job Step ExportCustomObjects

Job Step ExportCustomObjects

Exports custom objects of a specified type and scope.

The scope of the job flow (Organization or Sites) must match the scope of the custom object type.

Execution Context:

Organization or Sites

Parallel Execution:

Not Supported

Always execute on restart:


Input Parameters

CustomObjectTypeID : String Required

The ID of the custom object type.

ExportFile : String Optional

Export file name and path relative to 'IMPEX/src'. Required if not using FileNamePrefix.

FileNamePrefix : String Optional

Prefix for the export file. A timestamp is appended and site information as applicable. To order the files chronologically, sort alphanumerically. Path is relative to 'IMPEX/src' and can include a subdirectory. Required if not using ExportFile.

OverwriteExportFile : Boolean Optional

If selected, the option overwrites an existing file. If not selected and a file exists, the job step exits and reports an error.

Default Value: true

Exit Status


Export finished successfully.


There is (1) no custom object type that matches the specified ID, (2) the scope of the flow is 'Organization', but the scope of the specified type is 'Site', or (3) the export failed.