I installed ERPNext v14, and started with its basic setup tutorial
I am going through the
customizing erpnext part of Introduction to ERPNext, and got stuck at Dashboard section.
At 4:12, the author tries to add a Link Fieldname as
I could not find a valid link fieldname like that anywhere. She has not created one also in earlier videos. So I assume it is created when
Customer Feedback DocType was created, and derived from its name automatically
Customer Feedback DocType, I created
Test DocType so I assumed, the link field name should be
test_doctype, but that also did not work.
I also tried to go to
app/custom-field to create a new custom field under
Task DocType, (to insert my test customer feedback as field there), there too I did not know what to populate for options. There also
test_doctype did not work out.
Here, I tried adding customer feedback as field in
Customize Form option of Task, but there too,
Name field is disabled, where I wanted to try
- What am I doing wrong here?
- Where can I see list of valid values for
Fetch From? That could have been super helpful instead of guessing that like this every time. Since I self host this, I could access via ssh the server hosting this app as well., if I have to search there as well.
PS: It looks like some one told, these tutorial video shoudl be ~10 min, so some steps are super fast, without giving proper explanation, how those values being populated were obtained. All this in
Introduction to ERPNext series itself. Needs heavy improvement here.