Vtiger Customization: Enter Price Including Taxes

In most of the European countries, when dealing with final customers is common to talk about final prices, that is prices including taxes. One of VGS Global customers requested us to customize inventory modules: Quotes, SalesOrder, and Invoices, so she agrees with a customer on a price does not need to do the calculation herself. We

Vtiger Customization: Vtiger Two Factor Authentication

Keeping the data secure is one of the primary concern when hosting your own CRM instance. Either you do it on the could or behind a firewall, is critical to be sure just the right people access your data. At VGS Global we have previously solved this issue with our Secure Password Module that forces

How to upgrade Vtiger 6.5 to 7.1 – Tutorial

VTiger 7.1  Release Candidate has just been released; it’s not yet recommended for production yet. However, it should be very close to what the VTiger 7.1 Stable version will be so I think is a good time start preparing to upgrade your Vtiger 6.5 to Vtiger 7.1 In this tutorial, I will show two ways

How to customize Vtiger Login Screen – Tutorial for VT 7

In Vtiger 7 has a brand new user interface (UI) with a lot of improvements that we have already covered this previously in another post. One of these improvements was the new vtiger login screen. In this post, I will show you three, straightforward ways to improve your login screen, remove the annoying ads, add your

What Is a SSL Certificate, and Why You Need One for your Vtiger CRM

As a business owner, you’ve probably heard the words “SSL certificate” getting thrown around a lot. Especially, since Google Chrome has decided to identify all the websites that do not use a valid certificated as “Non-Secure.” SSL Certificates are small data files that digitally bind a cryptographic key to an organization’s details. When installed on

How to optimize Vtiger Mysql server

If your Vtiger CRM is slow, you have a big database with thousands of records, or you have added more than a few custom modules to your CRM, then there is a good chance you have one or two improvement opportunities in you Vtiger MySQL Database server. As part of our Vtiger Manage Hosting service,

5 Tips to keep you Vtiger CRM Secured

We are frequently asked by our clients how to keep their Vtiger CRM secured, protect valuable customer data from potentially being taken by employees when they leave or from hackers. It is an important issue, and the solution is not as easy as you might think. That´s why we would like to share with you some

How To Download and Install Vtiger CRM 7

Vtiger Open Source CRM  is considered the most powerful open source CRM solution available, having seen more than 3 million downloads to date. In this post, I will walk you through how to download and install vtiger 7 in a cPanel account (which almost every hosting has). So if you already have a hosting, it probably

Vtiger 7 is coming! First look and screenshots

Yes, you read it right! It is coming for real! There is still no definite date, but there is already an alpha version that can test it. Now, who is excited? We all are, so even if this is a very preliminary version, we made all the works and research to lay down everything here.

Vtiger Mail Converter: How to scan your mailbox using Vtiger

Tracking inbound email is a key feature of every CRM software. Vtiger offers a few options to do this, you can use a great extension like VGS Mail Manager replacement or user a handy feature called Vtiger Mail Converter. Mail Converter or Mail scanner will read all your emails, match the email address to a