Dataloader returns unclear error message, "Salesforce error validating object.", after long idle causes a session invalidation
Last updated 2017-09-05 ·Reference W-2523482 ·Reported By 39 users
Users may encounter a "Salesforce error validating object." error message when attempting to perform an Insert after Data Loader has been sitting idle for a long period. This is caused by an expired session and the appropriate course of action is to log into Data Loader once again before attempting the Insert.
1. Log into Data Loader
2. Run an Export on an object
3. Allow Data Loader to sit unused for 3 hours.
4. Click Insert
5. Select Show all Salesforce Objects
6. Select the desired object
7. Select the desired CSV file
8. Click Next.
9. Encounter the error, "Salesforce error validating object.".
Log into Data Loader once again before attempting the Insert.
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