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Issue You want to measure who clicks a specific link that uses a query string from a landing page, but when you try to use this logic in a smart campaign or smart list, it tells you the URL can’t be found, even though you can see the URL embedded on the landing page.   Solution If you are using the link "marketo.com/company/contact/?firstname=test", then you need to seperate the url into the link and the query string. The root domain (Link in the filter/trigger) will be marketo.com/company/contact/ and the query string (from Add Constraint dropdown) will be firstname=test. This will allow you to correctly track the links you are wanting. Make sure that you have the correct Web Page associated as a constraint as well. This is a article attached image This is a article attached image   For a better understanding of what query strings are, they are the parameters that are preceded by the "?" in the url. Detailed Doc :- on UTMs and Query string parameters :- Tracking Lead Sources Using UTM Parameters    
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Issue Issue Description Unable to create a subscription for static list.     Solution Issue Resolution While Subscriptions are not directly available for static lists and are only for Smart Lists and reports, you can create a Smart List that uses the filter 'Member of List' and then create the subscription on the Smart List instead.
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Issue You have been sending live emails (non-samples) to yourself or colleagues to test functionality of an upcoming email blast, and even though you may be opening the email, you are not seeing the open email activity on the Lead Activity Log.     Solution Note that there may be a slight delay between opening the email, and the activity displaying on the Log. Marketo considers an "open" to be when the images in the email are downloaded, specifically a single-pixel tracking image. The recipient may be receiving the emails and viewing them, but not downloading the images. This would not count as an "open."  Please note that since text-only emails have no images, so they will never log an Open activity. If the images are being downloaded, and you are still not seeing the activity after about 5 minutes, check to make sure there are no duplicate leads that are logging the activity instead.  If you need further assistance, please contact Marketo Support.    
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Issue You would like to have a list of leads who will get blocked from receiving emails when you send email via campaign or program due to Communication Limits. Your Communication Limit setup can be found in the Admin Panel and looks something like this.     This is a article attached image   Solution You can create a Smart List with the below setup and this list will show you the list of the people who will hit communication limit when you try to send an email.       This is a article attached image To learn more about Communication Limits and how they work, you can review this article.
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Issue You would like to pull a report of all the non-marketable records that you have in Marketo. Solution You can do this via a Smart List: Use the Any filter in the Smart List. Filters: Block Listed = true Unsubscribed = true Marketing Suspended = true Email Invalid = true Email Address is empty This Smart List will pull all the people that fall into the blocked leads list. You can also add a view in which you can add above mentioned columns to the smart list which will give a view if a record is block listed /unsubscribed etc.  Reference Doc :- Create and Change Views for Lists and Smart List    
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Issue There are several special characters that are rejected by the Marketo system on the backend and which can cause errors or strange behavior when attempting to use them in asset or field names. These characters are: [ ' " < > { } ; ] This is a article attached image     Solution These characters should not be used because they are often used in code and scripting languages. Generally, Marketo will give an error if this is attempted. However, in the event that the name is accepted there is a good chance that you will see some strange behavior when attempting to use the asset or field. There is a large range of different behaviors that can result and they are all very unpredictable, so the best choice of action is to not use these characters with asset or field names at all.    
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Issue Clearing cache and cookies in your browser will fix a number of different problems related to page display, browser errors, and login issues.     Solution Here are links to the support articles on how to clear cache and cookies for the most commonly used browsers. Chrome Clear cache and cookies - Computer - Google Account Help   FireFox How to clear the Firefox cache | Firefox Help   Internet Explorer https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/278835/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer   Microsoft Edge Microsoft Edge, browsing data, and privacy – Microsoft privacy    
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Issue Program member custom fields are not syncing data to Salesforce campaign member fields even though they are mapped. In this setup, the sync for Campaign Members is being performed by 'Add to SFDC Campaign' or 'Change Status in SFDC' flow-steps, but the Program itself is not set to sync with an SFDC Campaign. Environment SFDC Integration Solution This is the expected behavior, as the program member custom fields will only sync data to campaign member fields when the Salesforce Campaign Sync is setup for the Instance/Program in question. Using flow steps to sync SFDC Campaign Members will not carry over data for Program Member Custom Fields.   Root Cause SFDC Campaign Sync is not enabled.   Enable/Disable Campaign Sync Enable/Disable Campaign Sync | Adobe Marketo Engage   Program Member Custom Field Sync Program Member Custom Field Sync | Adobe Marketo Engage
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Summary Customers may face errors referencing Segmentations when importing programs between instances. Issue Program import fails giving an error message like the example below: "Marketo encountered an error while importing Nurture Program: EXAMPLE - Acquisition NUR B2B [SMB] FY24 - TEST Why: The Segmentation_Type_1003 field exists in the following objects: Person What to do now: Create a field named Segmentation_Type_1003 in the Person object." Environment Marketing Activities Import Program Solution The simplest solution would be to temporarily remove the Segmentation references from the child assets (Smart Campaigns, Smart Lists, etc.) that currently exist in the importing Program within the source instance. Once the import succeeds, references to the Segmentations can be re-added to the source (as well as the destination, if needed) instance's Program's assets.  
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Issue When trying to clone a Form or Landing page from Design Studio to a specific Program under Marketing Activities, there is no list of programs that appear.   Solution This is expected behavior. When you don't see a program listed, this is because the number of programs in Marketing Activities actually exceeds what we're able to display at one time. If you start typing into the Program field in the pop-up window, you should start to see programs listed in the drop-down. For example, you enter the name of the particular program, you will get a result.  
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Issue You receive the error message of "exceeded limit" for Program Member Custom Fields (the documented limit is 20), but you don't see 20 fields listed in the Admin > Field Management > Program Program Member Info area.   Root Cause There may be Program Member Custom Fields in your Marketo instance that are hidden. These hidden fields still count toward your limit of 20.  As next steps, in Admin > Field Management, review the Hidden Fields area to find the hidden Program Member Custom Fields, and un-hide them. After un-hiding them, they will appear under Admin > Field Management > Program Program Member Info. To resolve the "exceeded limit" error, unused fields should be deleted. Reach out to Marketo Support to delete Program Member Custom Fields.
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Issue An email asset with a program MyToken is not reflecting correctly after a campaign send, even though the email asset is within a program with the correct token value. Root Cause If the smart campaign that sent the email is in a different program, the MyToken reference will come from the program of the sending smart campaign, not the program where the email lives.
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Issue Leads are stuck in a smart campaign's Wait Step and have not moved onto next steps, even though the Wait Step has been updated/shortened and the lead should move onto the next step. Solution When a lead enters a Wait Step, it remains in the Wait Step as defined at the moment they entered it. For example, if the lead enters a 1 week Wait Step, it will remain in the step for 1 week. If the Wait Step is updated to be longer or shorter (for example, shortened to 3 days or extended to 2 weeks), the lead that already entered the Wait Step (when it was 1 week) will remain in the Wait Step for the original duration. New leads entering the Wait Step will abide by the new duration.
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Issue When cloning an asset from Design Studio into Marketing Activities, there is a box that asks you to select which program to clone the asset into. When clicking into this box, you may see No Results, even though there are programs within Marketing Activities. This is a article attached image Solution Expected Behavior: This happens when there are too many programs in the Marketing Activities tree. To select your desired Marketing Program, begin typing the Program Name, and results will begin to appear in the Program drop-down. This was designed to increase UI performance when cloning assets into Marketing Activities from Design Studio.  
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Adobe Marketo offers a number of ways to contact Marketo Support directly for assistance from our different support regions. Further details about your Adobe Success Plan can be found HERE. Note: If your Marketo Instance and Users have been migrated to Admin Console, refer to this Admin Console Overview page for managing the Adobe entitlements across your organization and to engage Marketo Support.   Marketo Support Portal (https://support.marketo.com)   The Marketo Support Portal features a web form to submit support cases to Marketo Support. The form provides Authorized Support contacts the ability to provide details on the support issue that allows Marketo Support to efficiently and effectively assign your case to the best suited available support engineer. We encourage you to leverage our Best Practices when submitting your case to Marketo Support.   Support Services – Regions, Hours, and Languages Authorized Support contacts can engage Marketo Support by calling one of our Adobe Enterprise Phone Numbers for your region. Live Telephone and Online Technical Support Priority 1 incidents: 24x7x365 via phone or online support case Priority 2-4 incidents: Support available during regional business hours via chat or online support case. Regional Business Hours Applicable regional business hours are based on the billing address in the Sales Order or purchasing documents. If Adobe is contacted for support by someone other than the designated Named Support Contacts, Adobe may request that that the support case be resubmitted by a Named Support Contact. Languages Japanese language support is available during Japanese regional business hours, excluding holidays or Adobe days off. Japanese support is not available for Adobe Commerce. With the above exception, all Support will only be provided in English. Support Access Customer will grant Adobe Support access to applicable customer systems via remote support tools controlled by Adobe for the purpose of troubleshooting and support services. Regional Business Hours for Support Applicable regional business hours are based on the billing address in the Sales Order or purchasing documents.   Americas Europe, Middle East & Africa Asia Pacific Japan 6 am – 5:30 pm 9 am – 5 pm 9 am – 5 pm 9 am – 5 pm  
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Issue Issue Description Velocity scripted tokens are not displaying the default value in the asset if the information required for the token is not in the database.     Solution Issue Resolution Email Script tokens are not designed to work with the {{my.token:default=Some Value}} syntax, which is for simple tokens. Rather, you must output the default value within the code (using #if/#else, $display.alt or any other conditions) then include just {{my.token}} in the email. Examples can be found here: https://developers.marketo.com/email-scripting/
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Issue A lead skips the send email flow step, but processes through the other flow steps. In the results tab and in the lead activity log there is no mention of the email step.   Example:     Solution If your lead record is blocked from receiving emails, Marketo will not send an email to that lead. If an email is not sent, there will not be a record in the activity log for the lead record or in the results tab of the smart campaign, but the lead will still go through the other steps as normal.  
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Issue You've been using Marketo for a while and have started noticing that Smart Lists take longer to process than before. There are multiple filters in your Smart List ranging from really specific attributes about a person to really broad geographical information. Solution The best performance will come when you order the smart list filters from most restrictive to least restrictive. Since your entire database is checked against the first filter, if we can narrow down the number of leads which move on to the next, there are fewer and fewer leads who qualify for each of the subsequent filters. Many times, the processing difference will be minimal. However, as your database grows, the penalty on efficiency can grow over time. If you haven't checked it out already, take a peek over at our product documentation for smart list best practices: https://docs.marketo.com/display/public/DOCS/Best+Practices+for+Smart+Lists    
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Issue You may experience this error when we create campaigns in SFDC using Marketo Campaign sync through a program.     Solution The error that we are receiving indicates that the User Profile that Marketo uses to log into Salesforce doesn't have permissions inside of SFDC to create campaigns. To test this, log into Salesforce using the Marketo sync credentials and try to create an SFDC campaign.  If you are unable to do so, then Marketo cannot create campaigns via the sync.  You would need to work with your SFDC Admin to grant the Marketo sync user permission to create campaigns in SFDC. If still there is an error, please contact the Salesforce support team, since this error is coming from Salesforce.  
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Issue Users for your Marketo instance are unable to log into the instance. Solution Check your landing page URLs and email links. If these are also unavailable, your Marketo instance may have been shut off. Marketo Support can confirm whether your instance has been deactivated, but are not able to reactivate it.  In this situation, please contact your Marketo Account Representative to discuss the status of the instance and regaining access.        
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