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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 7. Administering an Odoo Installation

With Odoo, within just a few minutes, you can have several applications installed and begin working with the system right away. In the previous chapters, we have already covered a great deal of functionality without spending a lot of time on configuration, access rules, languages, or other administrative topics.

Now we will take a closer look at important topics to consider when administering an Odoo installation. The topics we will cover in this chapter include the following:

  • Basic administration of an Odoo installation

  • Backing up and restoring Odoo databases

  • Creating users and assigning access rights

  • Internationalization, including currencies and language translation

  • How to manage document sequences

  • Multicompany configurations