Simplified and Extended View in OpenERP


You may like to visit How to install OpenERP 6.1 and OpenERP 6.0 on Windows Vista and Windows 7 in 10 Minutes.

Now, It is time to find out the difference between Simplified View and Extended View in OpenERP. We believe that you have installed OpenERP, created database using web client and installed the modules and if you are searching for the answers then visit our related articles…

Once you finish the installation process, Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Next step is to create the database,

Please visit our post on How to create database in OpenERP?

Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Lets see how to install Sale Module, How to Install Sale / Any Module in OpenERP

Click on Sales -> Product -> Click on Any Product Name

Product - OpenERP Web Client
Product – OpenERP Web Client

Click on Product Ice-Cream to Open it in a Form View;  Click on Edit

Product in a Form View - OpenERP Web Client
Product in a Form View – OpenERP Web Client

Now lets configure web client to display extended view.

Click on Settings -> Users

Users - OpenERP Web Client
Users – OpenERP Web Client

Click on Administrator -> Edit

There are two tabs available; Click on Access Right

In Usability Section, Click on the checkbox, Extended View

Save

Administrator - Extended View - OpenERP Web Client
Administrator – Extended View – OpenERP Web Client

Verify the Product in Form View again and we can see more fields than Simplified View

Product in Extended View - OpenERP Web Client
Product in Extended View – OpenERP Web Client

Done!!! 🙂

How to Install Sale / Any Module in OpenERP


If you have already installed OpenERP and created database with the use of Web Client then after some initial configuration, immediate next step will be to install required modules. Now the question is how to install modules? Here we are with the Answer…

You may like to visit How to install OpenERP 6.1 and OpenERP 6.0 on Windows Vista and Windows 7 in 10 Minutes.

Once you finish the installation process, Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Next step is to create the database,

Please visit our post on How to create database in OpenERP?

Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Homepage - OpenERP Web Client
Homepage – OpenERP Web Client

Click on the Settiings -> Modules -> Modules

Modules - OpenERP Web Client
Modules – OpenERP Web Client

There are four filters available.

Filters - OpenERP Web Client
Filters – OpenERP Web Client

Apps ->  List of Main Modules

Extra ->  List of Extra Addons

Installed->  List of Installed Modules

Not Installed-> List of Not Installed Modules

As of now No Module has been Installed; Click on Apps Filter and search for the Sale Module

Sale Module - OpenERP Web Client
Sale Module – OpenERP Web Client

Now Click on Install button to install Sale Module.

Sale Module Installation in Progress - OpenERP Web Client
Sale Module Installation in Progress – OpenERP Web Client

Once Sale Module will be installed, it will ask for “Install your Chart of Accounts”; Click Cancel.

Sale Module Installed - OpenERP Web Client
Sale Module Installed – OpenERP Web Client

Refresh the Window. Apply the Filter “Installed” and verify the installed Modules.

Sale Module Installed - OpenERP Web Client
Sale Module Installed – OpenERP Web Client

Done!!! 🙂

How to drop the database in OpenERP?


Do you want to drop database in OpenERp using Web Client? Here we provide step by step menthod to drop the PostgreSQL.

Click on the Manage Databases Link to drop Database (PostgreSQL).

Before you create any database, you need to install OpenERP.To install OpenERP 6.1 and OpenERP 6.0 on Windows Vista and Windows 7 in 10 Minutes, You may like to visit How to install OpenERP 6.1 and OpenERP 6.0 on Windows Vista and Windows 7 in 10 Minutes.

Once you finish the installation process, Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Next step is to create the database,

Please visit our post on How to create database in OpenERP?

Once you have the database and in case you want to drop it then follow the steps given below:

Open WebClient by using the URL: http://localhost:8069/web/webclient/home

Click on the Manage Databases Link to drop Database (PostgreSQL).

Manage Databases in OpenERP Web Client
Manage Databases in OpenERP Web Client

Click on the Drop Link

Drop Database in OpenERP Web Client
Drop Database in OpenERP Web Client

Select the database to drop and provide the master password, in our case “admin” 🙂

Drop Database in OpenERP Web Client
Drop Database in OpenERP Web Client

It will ask for the confirmation to drop the postgreSQL database.

Drop Database confirmation in OpenERP Web Client
Drop Database confirmation in OpenERP Web Client

Click on Ok.

Done!!! 🙂