Articles that you may like
Tip #1 – Chatter Influence Indicator on Profiles
Chatter Influence provides an easier way to see who leading collaboration with their contribution in Chatter for your organization. It shows Chatter activity statistics like how many posts and comments someone’s made, how many comments and likes they have received. Navigate to your user profile page and left hand side you can find Chatter Influence Indicator.
If your organization has Chatter Free User or Chatter External users, they don’t see influence information on their own profiles or anyone else’s, for them it will look like below screenshot
Tip #2 – Chatter Coworker Invitations
Salesforce.com allows organization users to invite their coworkers into Chatter using Chatter Free license. To enable this service follow the below steps
1) Click on Name | Setup | App Setup | Customize | Chatter | Settings
2) Click on Edit and navigate to the Coworker Invitations section
3) Select the check-box Allow Coworker Invitations and add domains, Click on Add More link to add as many as domains you want to add
4) Click on Save.
Note:- Administrator can add up to 200 email domains to define who can join Chatter for their organization.
Salesforce.com Winter’15 Sandbox Preview Instructions
The Sandbox Preview window for Winter’15 is scheduled to start on the September 5, 2014. If you would like your Sandbox organization to take part in the Winter’15 Preview, your Sandbox must be active on a preview instance by September 5, 2014 to take part in an overall instance upgrade. Gaining early access to Winter’15 is a great way to test out new features and settings before the GA release and upgrade of your production org. It’s also important to be aware of the sandbox preview window should you wish to retain the current release in your sandbox org (to effectively opt-out of the preview)
Preview Windows Refresh Schedule
Use the graphic below to assist in understanding and planning around the preview window refresh schedule. For example, if your Sandbox is on CS3 and you refresh it after 12 AM PST on August 30, 2014, it will be moved to a non-preview Instance, It means to test new features of Winter’15 release your organization has to wait until your production Org will be upgraded to Winter’15 release. To participate in Winter’15 early preview make sure your Sandbox organization is refreshed/Created before 11:59 PM PST on August 29, 2014.
Note:- To learn more about Salesforce.com Winter’15 Sandbox Preview Instructions click on the link. If you want to know about Winter’15 release dates for your org take a look of http://trust.salesforce.com/trust/maintenance/