Unable to retrieve AppMenu.AppSwitcher
Last updated 2019-05-04 ·Reference W-2881774 ·Reported By 147 users
Retrieving AppMenu.AppSwitcher via ANT (or WorkBench or Force.com IDE) throws an error like,
"Metadata API received improper input. Please ensure file name and capitalization is correct. Load of metadata from db failed for metadata of type:AppMenu and file name:AppSwitcher"
This seem to happen only if there are any connected apps in the org.
1. create a "Connected Apps"
Setup | Create | Apps | Connected Apps
Connected App Name: SampleApp1
API Name: SampleApp1
Contact Email: SampleApp1@SampleApp1.com
2. retrieve AppMenu.AppSwitcher using below package.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
3. You see an error like,
Metadata API received improper input. Please ensure file name and capitalization is correct. Load of metadata from db failed for metadata of type:AppMenu and file name:AppSwitcher
Uninstall the package related to connected app. Make sure that there are no connected apps in the org before retrieving AppMenu.AppSwitcher
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