Performing a Salesforce Object Comparison

View the added, deleted, and modified records for an object between two backup times.

Before You Begin

Verify that you have both a full backup and an incremental backup that used the Sync to database check box. The Sync To Database option is available at the backup set level.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Cloud apps > Salesforce.

    The Apps page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the app.

    The app details page appears.

  3. In the Instances table, in the Type column, click the instance.

    The instance details page appears.

  4. In the Backup sets table, in the Type column, click the backup set.

    The backup set details page appears.

  5. In the Subclients table, in the Type column, click the subclient.

    The subclient details page appears.

  6. In the upper-right corner of the page, click Compare.

    The Select compare type dialog box appears.

  7. Select Object compare.

    The Backup content page appears.

  8. Optional: To view backups other than the most recent backup, from the Showing latest backup list, select one of the following options:
    • To show a backup at a specific time, select Show backup as a of a specific date, and then type the date and time.
    • To show backups for a date range, select Show backup for a date range, and then specify the dates.
    • To show the latest backup, select Show Latest Backup.
  9. Select the check box next to each object that you want to compare, and then click Compare.

    The Compare options dialog box appears

  10. In the Source date (start backup time) and Date to compare (end backup time) boxes, enter a date range that includes the backups that you want to compare, and then click Compare.

    The Object compare summary page appears.

    A row for each object lists the objects that were added, modified and deleted.

  11. To view additional information about the object changes, in the column for Added, Modified or Deleted, click the number.

    The Added, Deleted, or Modified record page appears and displays a row for each record change.

Related Topics

Performing Salesforce Backups

Last modified: 6/4/2020 8:28:25 PM