Serial mode for Salesforce Bulk API

When I’m doing case inserts via the Salesforce bulk api activity, with enough volume I see an error message "UNABLE_TO_LOCK_ROW:unable to obtain exclusive access to this record "

Per the Salesforce forum, the resolution of this would likely be to run the batch API in serial mode. Is there any way to do this with the UIPath Bulk API activity? Or some other way to do this batch job?

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Hello Charles,
In this movie, I show how my activity can way for the results from Salesforce Server:

Cristian Negulescu

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I see how you leverage BIG DATA activity, however, it does not answer the question regarding serial vs parallel, nor how you handle issues that may arise, such as row lock issue in the original question. The standard UiPath Salesforce Bulk API call in the package does not provide for setting serial vs parallel or batch size limits. These are settings that we are looking to modify.


Hello Chris,
I check the Salesforce Documentation now and for my Component, I use these commands:

and the documentation is here:

and the important stuff is here:
ConcurrencyModeEnum For future use. How the request was processed. Currently only parallel mode is supported. (When other modes are added, the mode will be chosen automatically by the API and will not be user-configurable.)
I hope this will help you and understand Why I don’t have these settings in my component configuration.
Cristian Negulescu

Thanks for the quick reply! I will take a look at this information.

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