I had a customer request that the phone number column on the Infor CRM Participant tab of the Activity or History screens be formatted like phone numbers are elsewhere in the client instead of just a run together string of numbers. To do this you need to extend the ActivityEditorAttendeesTab widget. The easiest way to […]
The Infor CRM web client in at least versions 8.3.09 and 8.3.10 there is inconsistency in when, or if, the “Unsaved Data” dirty flag appears at the top of the web client to let users know that there are unsaved changes on the page. Sometimes this flag does not show until a post back occurs. […]
How to edit the Infor CRM Web Client's name control edit dialog which is a tasty dojo widget.
Normally, a lookup in the Infor CRM Web Client is determined based on the order of the columns as defined at design times. The search of the lookup defaults to the left most column in the layout and this is also the default sort of things that are returned. There is a way to change […]
At the end of May Chrome released a new version that makes it incompatible with the xstyle parsing of css that older Infor CRM clients use. You can read more about it here. The fix for this is pretty simple but a pain in the butt to make since it requires editing the Sage-Combined.js file, […]
Many years ago I wrote an article titled Making Required Fields More Visible for SalesLogix 7.2 Web where I outlined how to display a message to the user when required fields are missing. Things have changed in CRM since then. In version 7.2, controls used ASP.NET validation with RequiredFieldValidators so you could accomplish showing a […]
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 […]
The Numeric control used in QuickForms in the Infor CRM Web client is rendered as a Dojo Dijit at runtime. The properties editor in Application Architect does expose a few properties you can set to change how the numeric value is formatted, such as decimal places, etc. However, it doesn’t allow you to specify a […]
In the SalesLogix 7.5.4+ web client the “editable grid” control that allows for inline editing and the like is based on a client side SData feed to bind and control updates. An example of this is on the Sales Order Product’s tab. This grid is actually rendered completely client side using dojo and its DataGrid […]
In the SalesLogix web client, the new 7.5.4 notes and history grid uses the new editable grid control to display history. The grid has the complete date as one of the columns. by default the date will show as 3/22/8 for a history record completed on March 22, 2008. So how do you change the format of the date? Well let’s take a look.