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Problem with following through the Multi-Company Environment walk through in the documentation

Emmanuel Owusu-Oware
on 8/9/13, 6:46 PM 1,006 views

Has anyone gone through successfully setting up a multi companies as explained in the documentation. It does not work. A user in company A cannot supplier created by user in Company B. Same with Customer and Product. In other words there is sharing problems with Partners and Products among the companies

Sudhir Arya (SA)
On 8/10/13, 12:38 PM

Yes, I have gone through this multi-company configurations many times.

As it is multi-company environment, you cannot see the records of other company.

For example I have three companies: Company AB (Parent), Company A and Company B (child of Company A).


1: User of Company AB can see all the records of his child companies Company A, B.

2: User of Company A cannot see record of Company B and same goes for User of Company B.

This is the scenario of multi-company.

If you want to remove this non-sharing scenario, you have to remove all multi-company record rules.

Go to Settings->Techincal->Security->Record Rules then search multi-company and then delete all of the record rules of multi-company.

can you explain how this "remove all multi-company record rules" is being done practically?

on 8/11/13, 4:44 AM

See my updated answer.

Sudhir Arya (SA)
on 8/11/13, 7:08 AM

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