Salesforce Journey Builder with OAuth Connector Setup Guide

This article describes how to set up the Salesforce Journey Builder connector in your Customer Data Hub account.

This connector replaces the deprecated Salesforce Journey Builder Connector.

Connector Actions

Action Name AudienceStream EventStream
Send Event to Initiate Journey

Configure Settings

Go to the Connector Marketplace and add a new connector. Read the Connector Overview article for general instructions on how to add a connector.

After adding the connector, configure the following settings:

  • Client ID

  • Client Secret

    • Required.
    • Provide your app client secret.
  • Account ID

    • Required.
    • Provide account identifier (MID) of the target business unit.
  • Tenant-specific subdomain

    • Required.
    • Provide tenant-specific subdomain for your application.

Action Settings - Parameters and Options

Click Next or go to the Actions tab. This is where you configure connector actions.

This section describes how to set up parameters and options for each action.

Action - Send Event to Initiate Journey


Parameter Description
Event Entry Definition
Contact Key
  • Required.
  • Provide contact key.
Event Data
  • Required if defined in a custom event or by the event.
  • Map values to contact event attributes.
  • See the Salesforce Fire the Event documentation.

Vendor Documentation

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This page was last updated: November 6, 2020