Odoo 11 Release Notes
Backend operations are between 2x and 3x faster. All frontend views have been redeveloped from scratch to speed up load times and reduce flickering.
A new design with a more vibrant color scheme, optimized to adapt to all screen sizes and devices.
Global search across all settings, improved design, and the ability to switch from the settings of one app to another.
Configurable and beautiful templates for your report, customization through studio, better file naming of PDFs.
Progress bar on kanban headers, clean animations, ability to filter on the progress bar with a simple click.
Schedule next activities and get clean notifications. Activities are integrated with VoIP, calendar, and notes.
Domain selector, fields selector, placeholder generator for email templates, advanced address blocks.
Menus and Dashboards
New dashboard for project and website. Split of sales and CRM. Catalog menus in business applications.
Improved push notification mechanism, great feedback and rewards are now delivered with a rainbow animation.
Images and PDF preview in messages. Click to preview and navigate through these documents.
The discuss application has been reworked for a better user interface on Androïd and iOS mobile interfaces.
Burger menu and account menu better adapted to mobile.
Improved navigation in Kanban views, improved burger menu and user preferences menu.
Allow customers or visitors to book a meeting with your teams and easily manage reminders, schedules, etc.
Automate actions and emails based on a campaign flow: follow-up on abandoned carts, automate events reminders, lead nurturing schedules, etc.
API for services to develop extra services available through the interface. First service: Send SMS
New native app for iOS phones featuring faster load times, native notifications, account management, and native widgets for date, time, email, phone, and relational fields.
A platform to develop, test, deploy, and host your Odoo projects. More information
A salary configurator has been developed for the Belgian market to make flexible offers to applicants or appraisals of employees.
Drag & Drop
Drag & drop form builder, list editor, graph designer, etc.
Edit one2many and many2many fields: lst, kanban, forms. (Example: Customize sale order lines)
Customize calendar, Gantt, and pivot views through Odoo Studio.
Create related fields in a few clicks to display values of others objects; very useful for cross-object statistics.
Customize the rainbow animation on any button to reward your users on important achievements.
Customize the background of the app switcher dashboard to reflect your company branding.
Ability to create new reports from Odoo Studio.
Create website forms related to any object to allow your visitors to create records (support/Helpdesk ticket form).
Switch easily from one view to another, without having to exit and reopen Odoo Studio.
Edit page properties such as URL through the new page manager (/page/ no longer required).
Improved theme selector with easy preview of available themes without changing your current theme.
All official themes improved for better usability. The page builder engine has been redeveloped from scratch for an upgraded user experience.
The firsts steps to configure a website have been simplified. Simply set your logo, activate features in one click, and configure with simplified settings.
Edit the name, URL, publish & index status of your pages (no more /page/xyz required).
Customize the style of your website with the new Less/CSS editor.
Choose between a B2C (free signup) and B2B mode (on invitation) for yours customers to see their documents (sales orders, invoices, etc.).
Checkout & Payment
Optimized checkout process embedded payment forms to be responsive on mobile devices.
Search, mail, and launch marketing automation on abandoned carts to convert them into orders.
The next actions to do are available on the dashboard: orders to invoice, payments to receive, shoppers to revive, etc.
Track your eCommerce KPIs: conversion rate (cart to order), average cart amount, best sellers, etc.
The new product comparator is based on attributes (variants or not) of products.
Shoppers can add products to a wishlist. Returning customers will use it to buy their favorite items faster.
Setup how you want to manage inventory shortage and publish the available inventory.
Coupons & Promotions
New promotions & coupons program system.
SEPA Direct Debit
SEPA Direct Debit allows you to draft payments from your customers' bank accounts with their approval (European standard).
Select multiple vendor bills and pay them all at once. Work to credit a batch of customers via SEPA Direct Debit or credit card tokens.
Enter a valid VAT number and Odoo will autocomplete the name and the address of the customer (Europe only).
Compare what you have received with the vendor bill to release an invoice for payment.
Payments on Invoices
Print invoices with the information about the payments already prefilled at the bottom.
Easier, inline configuration of the sequence of your first invoice.
Pay Multiple Invoices
Ability to reconcile a payment with several invoices using a button on the payment form.
Consolidated Journal Report
The consolidated journal report displays what happened in each journal organized month by month for readability.
Print proforma invoices directly from the sales order.
Auditable Tax Report
In the tax report, select a line and click on the "audit" button to audit the journal items (base and tax in the same report).
Chart of Accounts
As long as you have not recorded any journal entry in an account, you are able to modify it.
Simplified initial setup with a configuration progress bar (Example: Set your initial balances from one screen).
Numerous usability improvements on legal statements such as hover effects, hierarchies of accounts, duplicate a report function, faster load times, etc.
Updated chart of accounts and taxes, CFDI 3.3, DIOT, Trial Balance and new CoA report.
ISR invoices (BVR), DTA → SEPA, cash rounding management, postal bank support, currency rate live update based on Federal Tax Agency.
New chart of accounts (Pymes, Assocations, Corporates), updated taxes, legal statements (Balance Sheet, AEAT Modelo 111, 115 and 303).
The accounting localization has been adapted for GST.
New check register report.
Updated chart of accounts and taxes, general ledger XAF report, new legal statements: P&L and ICP.
Updated chart of accounts (skr03 and skr04), updated taxes, new legal statements (P&L, Balance Sheet, Intracom Tax Report), updated tax report, DATEV Export.
Updated chart of accounts and taxes, Certificados de Retencion, tax base field on journal items.
Extensive refactoring in order to boost performance and improve flexibility and robustness.
Updated Posted Transactions
You are now able to update any transaction (picking, manufacturing order) after being posted through the new lock/unlock button.
Cleaned menus, improved reports (inventory analysis, traceability report, costing report, and others).
Better warnings to prevent mistakes, visual indicators to notify you of potential errors, and logged notes in the chatter for better history tracking.
Support for Cash On Delivery, Bill My Account, additional service types, and additional label file types.
Added option for selecting Saturday delivery.
New shipping carrier supporting bPost World Express Pro and bPost Domestic bpack 24h Pro.
Work Center Control Panel
Improved tablet interface to manage work centers and record operations.
Work Order Steps
Define multiple steps in a workorder and link them to worksheet pages: scan a product, take a picture, quality control, etc.
Improved reports and menu structure.
Complete refactoring of the code to make it faster and easier to maintain.
You are now able to consume other products despite what was initially planned and edit MOs once they are done.
Track versions of products and ECO's as well as their respective documents. Merge different ECO's corresponding to the same BoM.
Ability to use timesheets on tickets to track time consumed per customer/ticket.
Ability to invoice support contracts as well as analyze costs and revenues with links to projects and tasks.
Weekends and team schedules are used in the computation of the different KPIs used in the SLA.
Ability to merge duplicate tickets.
Live Chat Integration
Convert visitors questions into tickets with a keyboard shortcut to create tickets directly from Live Chat (/helpdesk).
Better integration of the expenses in the sale order and project dashboard.
The configuration of expenses and invoicing methods on the product form have been simplified.
CRM Standalone App
The CRM application now has its own dashboard icon, no longer combined with the Sales app dashboard.
Schedule multiple activities on leads/opportunities; meeting, call, task, etc.
A customizable rainbow appears to deliver a message about the performance of the salesperson (e.g. Deal of the month).
Auto-completion of the company contact information: logo, website, name.
Live Chat Integration
Convert visitors into leads quickly using a keyboard shortcut directly in Live Chat (/lead).
Resource utilization, forecasts, billing rates, timesheet analysis, profiability, etc.
Sales & Invoicing
Create projects and or tasks on the validation of sales orders.
Ability to assign a task to a sale order line at any time to bill according to the invoice policy.
One task can be splitted in several sub-tasks. Get a consolidated reporting on the main task.
Have a detailed analysis the cost and revenues of fixed and billable products. See in a glance what are the non-billable tasks.
Ability to merge duplicate tasks.
Email speakers and attendees in just a few clicks.
New feature to send, manage, and organize booth for an exhibition or trade show.
Improved menus, settings, and overall usability.
Improved form to submit talks, with flexible stages and automated emails at every stage.
Leaves can be automatically recorded within timesheet for better control of the time spent.
Adapted grid view to manage hours or days in timesheets and project forecasts.
Report on billable and non-billable timesheets.
Compare your forecast and timesheets on a single screen, for one project or across the whole company.
Automated emails to remind users to fill their timesheet, with controls automatically synched with the schedule of every employee/team on the project.
Easier recording on timesheets, a review menu for managers, plus employees can record timesheets for people that are not users of the system.
Global company working schedule and holidays are taken into account for timesheets, leaves, Helpdesk SLAs, and other resource schedules.
Improved contacts management and mailing lists.
Prevention mechanism for sending two emails from the same campaign to the same person.
Improvements on segments for records to email.
New and improved mass mailing themes for different purposes.
Sales and CRM has been split into two different applications for better menus and dashboards.
New menu to manage your product catalog, pricelists, and variants.
Print Proforma invoices directly from a sale order.
Create or use existing credit card tokens on online quotations or in the portal.
PDF and Images Preview
Attachments are now previewed inline, with the ability to zoom and navigate across all attachments within a message.
Fun animation when you empty your inbox.
improved navigation from a full chat screen to the previous screen.
Removed auto-read, not possible to unsubscribe from an automatic group subscription channel.
You can connect GitHub to a channel to follow discussions on pull requests or branches.
Configuration from product. Subscription as a product type with template selected from the product.
Managed in one click from the application. The KPI dashboard added as an option.
Sell product of type subscription from anywhere: eCommerce, online quote, sales. Automatic generation of one or several contracts.
Simplified module, menus, and forms review.
Call from anywhere in the system with the phone icon in the top bar.
Improved UI, phone number formating, better call queue, etc.
Point Of Sale
Manage different prices for different customer types.
PosBox supports extra screen via HDMI connection.