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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
Credits
About the Author
Acknowledgments
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Locating the Python resources


Odoo modules are created in Python, a free and powerful programming language. Most module development will require you to at least become familiar with the basics of Python. Odoo requires Python version 2.7 or higher.

The official Python website

The link to the official website for Python is http://www.python.org/.

Downloading Python

Depending on the platform you plan to install Odoo on to, you might need to download Python before you can install Odoo from http://www.python.org/download/.

The Python documentation

Writing modules or applications in Odoo requires a basic knowledge of Python. The official Python documentation can be located at http://docs.python.org/2/.