SugarCRM 7 - Passing Data to Views

Posted by on November 13, 2013
Expanding on last week's example, we now look at how to pass data to the menu item to make the URL built specifically for the user who is currently logged in. A custom javascript object is created for a view along with a custom client API method that extends an existing endpoint.

SugarCRM 7 - Adding a Global Menu Item

Posted by on November 6, 2013
SugarCRM 7 is here and it is time to start digging under the hood. Along with it is a whole new, powerful way of customizing SugarCRM. This is a good thing. It’s an opportunity to rewrite our add-ons for our users which is one of those things developers always say that we’ll get to some time. In this example, we look at how to add a menu item to the global profile menu.

Upgrading Your Modules for SugarCRM 7

Posted by on October 24, 2013
SugarCRM 7 is here. Well, sort of. For new customers who are On Demand at least. What this means is that the traffic light has turned from green to yellow and modules for SugarCRM 6.x need to start making progress towards 7.x compatibility. From our experiences with 7, there will be some hills to climb initially to figure out best practices for converting existing functionality to the new ways of doing things. Thankfully there are some great resources already available out there.

Creating Modules That Support All Editions: Team Security

Posted by on September 26, 2013
There is a pretty common issue that we have seen come up again recently a few times. How to best support features of different editions of SugarCRM without knowing the ultimate edition that a module gets installed on. More specifically, how to support team security while also allowing a module to support CE. It comes up in two different scenarios: Scenario 1: A module created originally for Pro or above wants to add support for CE Scenario 2: A module created originally for CE wants to add support for Pro and above

Using SugarLogic to Calculate Subtotal for Quote Line Items

Posted by on July 30, 2013
Learn how to use SugarLogic and Calculated Fields to make Quote Line Items easier to understand for your customers.

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