Comparing Salesforce Metadata

View the file differences for the Salesforce metadata, such as layouts, Apex code, and workflows between two different backup times. You can also compare two Salesforce organizations to one another.

Before You Begin


  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 Metadata compare.

    The Backup content page appears.

  8. Select the metadata to compare.
    1. In the subclient content area, go to metadata > unpackaged > metadata.
    2. Beside the data that you want to compare, select the check box.
    3. Click Compare.

    The Compare options dialog box appears.

  9. In the Source date and Date to compare boxes, select the dates for the backups that you want to compare, and then click Compare.

    The Metadata compare summary page appears, and shows the changes to the metadata.

Last modified: 4/22/2021 6:03:25 PM