Do you need to see your customers clearly on a map? Do you plan the meeting and would like to visit other customers on the way? Use the Google Maps module to integrate the maps directly to your SugarCRM or SuiteCRM.
The new AWY GoogleMaps section appears in the administration after installation. This section is designed for settings of the module. It is possible to make the general settings on the General Settings tab. You can make partial settings on the tab of each module of Accounts, Contacts, Leads and Prospects. The settings for the partial module have a higher priority than the general settings.
General Settings tab
To create Geocoding API Key visit:
You can set whether to display the list of records when opening the map window. The following screenshows show how the setting behaves.
Places List: Hide
Places List: Show
You can set whether to display the navigation directions when opening the map window. The following screenshows show how the setting behaves.
Navigation directions: Show
You can make settings for each module separately in the Leads, Contacts, Accounts, and Prospects tabs.
AWY GoogleMaps Geocoding
The module can ensure to browse addresses in the background automatically and assign GPS coordinates. This is used to accelerate displaying of the data on the map. For this purpose, the Google Map Geocoding scheduler was added when installing the Google maps module. This scheduler is inactive by default. You can activate it in the Schedulers section in SugarCRM administration.
Other add-ons of interest
Customer Map Locator for Sugar
Locate your clients and prospects on a contextualized map. Visually identify clients by type icon. Get directions to help plan out your route.