The CRM Zen Show – Episode 69 – A Sublime Subform Script

Zoho News

  • “…your customers can easily accept estimates by digitally signing them through the Client Portal. The signed estimate will then instantly reflect in your Zoho Books account so that you can invoice it.”
  • We highly recommend you use as the domain instead of, to reap the full benefits of the v2 APIs. 
  • Ensure that you specify your domain based on the data center your account is in. For example, if your account is in the EU data center, then your API URL must be

Notable Mobile Updates

Implementation of the Week

crm health checks
  • Termed payment calculator in Zoho CRM
    • Fields in the Deal for the total payment amount, count of payments, cadence between payments
    • Script triggered on button click in the Deal
    • Subform entries written for each payment, the last line is remainder of the total payment amount
    • Mail merge document created with subform, and send to the customer for digital signature through Zoho Sign
    • Contact for more information

Things We Noticed and The Bug Report

  • Update Your Zoho Extensions 
  • Group Calls in Cliq

This Weeks Reads

Application / Plug-In of the Week

Tips and Tricks


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