What is the difference between API Field name and Field Label?
|Knowledge Article Number||000193228|
Fields display in a variety of places in the Salesforce user interface, including page layouts, related lists, search layouts, list views, and reports. Also, Salesforce provides programmatic access to your organization’s information using simple, powerful, and secure application programming interfaces using SOAP API.
|Resolution||Field Label - How the field is displayed in the user interface in areas such as record detail pages, search results, and list views.
API Field Name - The name of the field, as represented in the SOAP API.
Useful Reference Links:
Salesforce Field Reference Guide
SOAP API - http://www.salesforce.com/us/developer/docs/api/