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Document / Finalise USING LOOKUP syntax

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The SOQL syntax USING LOOKUP was announced and then removed from the Winter 15 release notes and appears not to have been subsequently announced nor released.

The sytax
      SELECT Id, Name 
        FROM Contact 
USING LOOKUP Account.ParentContact__c 
        BIND ParentId = '001000000000000'

appears to work, and seems to be designed to be used in conjunction with the dependent fields described by the filteredLookupInfo to be able to dynamically build your own lookup dialog. The alternative method of using the metadata api to retrieve and implement the filter criteria is far more involved.

It'd be great to see this functionality finalised and release, or at least documented along with any known limitations.

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