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data loader - update operation using external id

Hi all,
Would it be possible currently to do update with sforce data loader using non-salesforce ID as the key?
Jim Yu.ax185Jim Yu.ax185
This is currenly possible with the import wizard, but not with data loader.

It is coming in the next version of the data loader.  See: http://ideas.salesforce.com/article/show/25288


Jim Yu
Director, Platform Product Management
You can do an Upsert with an external ID using the sforce data loader available at: