Address Lookup suggests address related with each character you enter. It helps you to autocomplete and save time entering each postal addresses manually.
Address Lookup can be configured with unique mapping fields to suggest the mailing addresses of your customer in every Vtiger modules.
Address Lookup suggests postal address with the Google Places suggest API. Click on the link Click Here to Create API key, to generate API. Copy and paste the API in the Enter your API key field.
Turn On and Off Autocomplete
The mailing address lookup can be enabled or disabled for any specific Vtiger module. You can choose your required module from the ‘Configure Field Mapping for’ drop down menu. Then enable/disable autocomplete for the chosen module.
Map the address fields to fill
The Google Places Suggest API gets the details of Street, Route, Area, Locality, City, State, Country and Postal Code. Mapping fields assigns the fetched Google address field to the corresponding Vtiger fields.
The street is the mandatory start point, you can map your ‘Mailing street’ or ‘Other street’ to this field. Similarly you can map all the required fields with their corresponding Vtiger fields. Only the mapped fields in the configuration page will be autocompleted.
You can define this mapping uniquely for all Vtiger entity module. You can define any number of mapping fields equal to the address details you collect in individual modules by clicking on Add More. You can manage the mapping by creating, editing and deleting the mappings.
When the salesman starts typing address in the Street field, Address Lookup suggests the related address when you choose the required address all the other address fields will be autocompleted.