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How to get info from a lead created by incoming email?

Miguel Fernández
on 6/26/13, 7:40 AM 1,786 views

I have a form in a web that send an email with information of contact and other to OpenERP v7. That email create a lead.

Is it possible to get that info and save it into OE for create a new contact in automatic way, by example?

Or for be more clear: is it possible without programming a new module or without making changes inside of one existing?



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Atul Arvind
On 12/26/13, 3:19 PM

I say yes, it is possible, by changing your web form action, what you can do is to write php script that makes xml rpc call to the OpenERP. and create a record of crm.lead model in OpenERP. By that way when normal user will submit the form it will create new record of Lead in OpenERP. without changing existing OpenERP module.

Rob Henderson
On 9/9/14, 11:47 AM

Can anyone elaborate on how to do this safely. Openerp has warnings about performing XML RPC correctly . . .

Any simple how to guide, even just for a few fields?

I really wanty my website form to fill in the openerp lead's fields automatically, having to do so manually each time is a pain.

Thanks in advance.


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