This month turns out to be a rather slow month, we are busy learning to use the new eventing system, creating examples and new events to cover typical request were we usually had to change the base code, but we still make some interesting enhancements.
Better OpenOffice merge functionality
Although it is a basic functionality compared with our advanced OpenOffice Document Generator integration, it is still a very powerful and simple to use feature.
Mass upload images on products with drag and drop
Quick create in popup
Have you ever ran into the use case where you need to select a record from a module but that record doesn't exist yet? Sure, you can open a new tab browser, create the record and reload the select screen, but if you find yourself in this situation a lot you can also activate the quick create popup feature as explained in the next video.
Contact/Account/Vendor address on Inventory Modules
Select shipping or billing address for contact/account/vendor capture on inventory modules
This was a very useful event when we created it, that permits any developer to set advanced default values for any field on a module depending on different conditions the user may have specified.
You can find an example in the HelperScripts directory:
Now, coreBOS has the field mapping business map which permits doing this without even coding. I will talk about this functionality in a few posts when we get to the creation of business maps.
By the way at this point in time the business map concept, functionality and code are already being developed.
Thanks for reading.