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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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Advanced e-commerce product options

In addition to the basic options we have covered so far, Odoo also offers several advanced options on the product's page that gives you more control over how it appears on the store. These options include specifying multiple categories, alternative products, and accessories as well as direct control over the sequence of the item on the store.

Once again, you will need to go to the product page:

In the preceding screenshot, we can see that we have specified quite a few advanced options. Instead of our product just showing up in one category, it will now show up in the T-shirts, School, or 2014 categories. This gives you more flexibility in designing your e-commerce store.


To see your categories on your website, you will need to go under Customize while on the store page and check the product categories option.

Alternative products

Often times, when customers purchase one product, it is likely that there will be alternative products that might also be appropriate...