Creating Custom Link Fields
Links field are the ones linked to another document type. For example, customer field is a link field in Sales Order. This field is linked to the Customer master.
You can insert Custom Link Field by following steps below.
Step 1: Go to Customize Form
Setup > Customize > Customize Form
Step 2: Select Form
In Customize Form, select Document Type (Quotation, Sales Order, Purchase Invoice Item etc.). Once fields are updated in the accompanying table below, open a field above the one you wish to insert your Custom Field. Then click on "Insert Above" to insert the new Custom Field.
Step 4: Custom Field Values
To set field as Link, enter values as below.
- Label: Desired label that user wishes to display in the form.
- Type: Set as 'Link'
- Name: Desired name for the field
- Options: Enter the name of the Doctype to which the field is linked
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