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Activating triggers & validation rules programatically

What is the most effective way to activate or inactivate the triggers or validation rules of an sObject programmatically ?
Best Answer chosen by Ankur Srivastava
I dont think there is API to disable/enable triggers. Having said that, you can use a boolean field on a sObject to which you can use to decide whether to execute the logic in the trigger. Something like:

if(boolean__c == true)
//do something

You have to bascially set the boolean to either true or false based on your requirements. You can use custom settings as well.

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