Out of the box in the Infor CRM (Saleslogix) Web client, when you click an address control to view it on a map it opens Mapquest. I have no idea who actually uses Mapquest, so this isn’t ideal and opening the address in Google Maps would be a far better option. This is changing in […]
There are many possible reasons Infor CRM (Saleslogix) can be slow. Here are a few possible causes worth looking at.
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When using the Editable (SData) DataGrid on forms in Application Architect, you have options for specifying the sort for the grid by setting the sort properties for a column. It is also possible to programmatically set the default sort for an Editable DataGrid as well if needed. First of all, to set the sort for […]
And I mean really, really early. In case you are one of those people who likes to plan things way in advance, Infor just opened up registration for Inforum 2018 taking place September 24-27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Currently the conference details are a little sparse (Infor has 10 1/2 months to fill in the blanks), […]
This was an oldie but a goodie that I originally wrote for slxdeveloper.com way, way back in 2005! While most of my work is geared towards developing in the web client now, every once in a while I have to dust of the VBScript brain cells and remember out how to do these things. In […]
When creating a report in Infor CRM (Saleslogix) that filters based on date, the options can be a bit tricky. Luckily, most of tables and columns in the underlying SQL database are named fairly intuitively.
An annoyance I’ve always had when using the Infor CRM (Saleslogix) Web client is that in lookup dialogs the textbox where you type in a search value is not focused. You can’t just open a lookup and start typing. You have to first click into the textbox, then type in your search value. In my […]
Automatically Setting the Temp Lookup Group for Related Records When Navigating to an Entity Page in Infor CRM Web
A nice feature of the CRM LAN/Windows client is when you select a row in a grid and go to the entity, such as clicking on a contact in the account’s contacts grid to go to the contact, it will set the temp lookup group to the other contacts for the account you opened it […]
In the Infor CRM web client the lookup control’s popup dialog defaults to being something like 750px wide. Sometimes this may not be wide enough to incorporate a lookup whose grid contains a lot of columns. You can modify this behavior by extending the base sDataLookup widget. In a previous post I talked about how […]
Get Business Activity Monitoring at a discounted rate. Vineyardsoft, creator of KnowledgeSync for Infor CRM (Saleslogix), just announced a year end promotion that runs November 1 , 2017 through January 7th, 2018. Check out the announcement below and let us know if you have questions. “Between November 1, 2017 and January 7, 2018, Vineyardsoft is pleased to […]
As of mobile 3.4, each entity has a model which describes the data to retrieve for it’s different views (detail, edit, list). The models can be customized in the same way as you register customizations for a view. In mobile versions previous to 3.4, you would use methods, such as querySelect to add a new […]
Some entities in Infor CRM (Saleslogix), such as Tickets, use a “pretty key” as an easier to use value to reference the record. These pretty keys take a table ID value and then create a value like 000-00-001234. If you are creating an external application with this functionality, you’ll need to be able to create […]
In the Infor CRM web client, each user can define for each Entity level what the default group is, as well as the group used in the Lookups. This is normally set by each user from within the web client under the Tools…Options menu item, and then accessing the Groups tab. If you want to […]
There are simple SQL statements that can be used to delete or change a single piece of data in Infor CRM (Saleslogix).
In a previous post, I mentioned how shifting your code from server-side code to client-side can improve the performance of the client and improve the end user experience. This post will provide a list of some helpful client-side functions available to make that transition easier and more productive. Navigate to the Entity Page Detail for […]
Changing the Regarding Picklist on the Activity Dialog from a Single-Select to a Multi-Select Picklist in Infor CRM
We recently had a customer who wanted to find out if there were any references to another SQL database within the SQL views and procedures that had been developed within their Infor CRM database. There is a way to do this by using the sql_modules. Objects of type Store Procedures, Replication Filter, View, Trigger, Scalar […]
If you’re doing some sort of operation where you’d like to display progress to the user, you can use the showProgessBar function in Sage.UI.Dialogs. You’ve likely seen this progress dialog before, such as when you’ve run a report in CRM. You can use that same dialog for your needs as well. There’s two ways to […]