I recently had a request to customize the Lookup dialog in Infor CRM (Saleslogix) to add a hyperlink column that would launch a dialog to show related data to the row in the lookup search results. For this particular request, the customer wanted to add this custom column to any product lookup that would show […]
It is possible to hide groups at the database level, thus speeding up load times.
One thing that irks me about the dojo based Activity and History lookup widgets is that they don’t allow hyperlinking. While I get you don’t want users leaving the current page in the middle of creating a new record, it is awfully nice to be able to navigate to a record via a link. I […]
If you install the Job Server on your Web Server, the Web Server is likely to take a significant performance hit from having the Job Server working in the background.
The Infor CRM web client offers a time picker component to its date time control to allow a user to pick from a list of available times. THis control is based on the client side dijit TimeTextBox widget. The unfortunate downside to this widget is it streches from 12AM to 12pm in 15 minute increments […]
Infor has just released a new version of Sync For Exchange and it can be downloaded from the xtreme portal. This new version brings compatibility with Infor CRM 8.3.09 and 8.4. With Sync for Exchange, Infor CRM is directly connected to Microsoft Exchange server either hosted (Office 365) or on-premise version 2010 or above. I […]
After installing Infor CRM 8.4 I noticed that the online help stopped working and generated a browser error. Infor is aware of this and published an article with instructions to correct this. KB 1962133 “The name of the Infor server that hosts Infor CRM Online help has changed. This will cause a 404 error when […]
Groups can be a useful way to allow the user to build conditions to limit the records to perform some action on. Recently, we designed a job that would work on a set of records and we allow the users to define the list of records by adding conditions to a group. The job would […]
Something that is nice about the Application Architect is that it is customizable in a similar way to how you customize the Infor CRM web client itself. An example of this is in my Git Extensions for Application Architect project. One useful place that you can extend with your own code is the deployment process. […]
We recently had a customer report an issue to us that when adding products to a Quote in the Infor CRM web client, that the subtotal values do not take into account products where the price has been set to a negative amount. If is possible to set the Adjusted Price of a Quote line […]
Infor changes their tune. At the end of December we let you know about a change to Infor’s free staging days for Infor CRM Cloud customers, namely that they would no longer be free. Seems they’ve backtracked a bit (probably because having access to a staging server is crucial for Cloud customers, especially when upgrading […]
Infor has released version 8.4 which has been posted on the Xtreme portal. This is a full iso image rather then a patch. Stay tuned for more information as we get this new software up and running.
What you need to know. Many of you have probably heard of Spectre and Meltdown, two major computer chip security flaws discovered in recent weeks. These flaws make everything from desktops to smart phones to internet servers to cloud computing environments that use Intel chips (such as Amazon Web Services) vulnerable to attack. This has […]
Yesterday, Kris posted about a new issue in 8.309 regarding URL controls. To check for this condition, I put together a quick SQL function that can be used to check url values to see if they would be affected by this bug.
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QR codes can be useful and you might find a need for generating them inside of Infor CRM (Saleslogix). A QR code can represent a lot of different things, but in this article we will be creating QR codes that contain the URL to a record in the CRM web client (the value stored in […]
When a user runs a report in Infor CRM, it starts a report job on the server. While this is happening, the user will see a progress dialog. When it is complete, the progress dialog changes to display the text “The job has completed successfully” and presents a link for the user to download the […]
Starting in version 8.3.06 the import lead wizard no longer functions in the Infor CRM web client. This is normally accessed from the Tools IMport Leads menu. When you select this menu you will get a message similar to: “We’re sorry, you’ve encountered an error. If applicable, please try again” If you look in the […]
If you’re using SData to create Opportunity records, you’ll likely need to also start sales processes for those opportunities as well. Sales processes in Infor CRM (SalesLogix) is a mess with all the XML etc. Luckily, there’s an out of the box business rule we can use that does all the messy stuff for us. […]