The Original Record Id Rule tool is used to create a custom field in the target Salesforce and populate the new custom field with record Ids from the CopyStorm backup database. This is useful in a number of migration scenarios when the original Id of records being migrated must be maintained.
- The Original Id may be used after the migration to correlate data between the source and target orgs.
- Salesforce Id may be used as a key by an external system which must be able to access the original Salesforce Id.
Original Id field creation is enabled by checking the “Enable this Feature” checkbox. Available options include: