The North52 command console allows you to “manually execute any ad-hoc formulas against your CRM system. Ideal when you just want to update some data within your CRM system.”
To run a North52 console command, go to the North52 console menu and select Use the Console Command:
This will open the formula guide with the option to select the Command Console.
This will open:
Let’s say we want to create a new Contact using a North52 formula.
Search for CreateRecord:
We will create a new Contact record. Add code:
CreateRecord('contact', SetAttribute('firstname', 'Bob'), SetAttribute('lastname', 'Smith'))
Save the record. We must save the record before executing or we will run into errors.
Note the menu options:
- Check/tick = Check syntax
- X = clear formula window
- Lightening bolt = Execute formula
On running check, we should see:
On running Execute:
You will see a response, or any failure message:
If you make updates to the code, be sure to save again before executing or it will execute the pre-saved code.