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George FigueroaGeorge Figueroa 

Triggers to reflect future dates

I need to write a trigger which will help me update the field automatically whenever the ETA field contains a future date.

I have information being pulled from multiple fields and would like to pull the information based on the ETA date that reflects a future date 
So far we have the workflow to pull this information but not automatically


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and it gets pulled into here 

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as you can see the container information and date reflects the past and this is the only way to pull this information to report on multiple opportunities with multiple containers 
 
Deepak_KumarDeepak_Kumar
Hi George,
You can add these lines/logic inside the trigger.
for(containers_Information__c cInfo:trigger.new){ // containers_Information__c is custom object name
	if(cInfo.container_1_ETA__c > Date.today()){  //container_1_ETA__c date type field
		cInfo.container_1__c = 'SOME VALUE';
	}
	//Same way for other ETA fileds
}

Hope this helps you.
Please mark as solved and also best answer if it will solve your problem.

Regards
Deepak.