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Working with Odoo

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Working with Odoo

Overview of this book

With this practical guide, you will cover the essential modules to get Odoo up and running for your company. After installing Odoo, you will use its sales management application to enter quotes, create sales orders, and invoice customers. You will then learn how to integrate the CRM application to manage your leads and convert them into lucrative opportunities and sales. Next, you will set up your own purchase management system, assigning products to suppliers and tracking orders with the new warehouse management and routing system. Finally, you will learn how to use analytics to track project expenses and keep your accounts simple and easy to maintain and build an Odoo module to extend its functionality and make it work for you. Working with Odoo covers all the core installation and usage functionalities of this popular tool, helping you to fully implement a working ERP system through practical, advanced, real-world examples.
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
Working with Odoo
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Chapter 12. Implementing E-Commerce with Odoo

In the previous chapter, we took a look at the new Website Builder application and how it can be used as to easily create a website. Now that we know the basics of getting the website up and running, this chapter will show you how you can extend a simple website to become a full e-commerce site that can take and manage orders. Even better, this functionality ties directly into sales management, which you learned about in Chapter 3, Exploring Customer Relationship Management in Odoo.

The topics covered in this chapter are as follows:

  • An overview of e-commerce and how it is implemented in Odoo

  • How to install e-commerce and view the default web store

  • Configuring and modifying your online store

  • How to use product variants such as color and size to provide customized options for the products you sell

  • Advanced product options such as alternative products, accessories, and categorizing your product

  • How to set up a payment processor