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The Developer’s Guide to the Force.com Platform by Phil Choi, Andrew Fawcett, Glen Martin, Rick Greenwald

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Creating an Object

As described earlier in this chapter, an object is the Force Platform equivalent of a database table, a structure used to store data on the platform. Creating an object using the Setup menu is another simple, wizard-driven task that creates immediate results.

1.
Return to the Setup menu menu by clicking Setup.
2.
Expand the Create choice of the App Setup menu and click Objects. The list view for Objects includes the objects that came with your development environment.
3.
Click the New Custom Object button to bring up the page shown, in part, below..
Figure 17. Defining a custom object

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