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Time Tracking via TeamDesk Mobile Client

Mobile devices, such as phones or tablets, became a crucial part of any business process, and work time-tracking process is not an exception. This article will help you to discover how to create a Time Tracking mobile app and link it to your online database solution. You’ll see how, just in a few clicks, your…

Play Chess Against TeamDesk Turk

Chess is a great game. It makes you think and trains your brain. Also, it’s a great thing to spend your time with. To illustrate robustness and flexibility of TeamDesk web database we’ve created a Chess Turk.

Chess

Database creation steps that Citizen Developers can do

SaaS solutions are the key trend in IT sphere. Many of the modern cloud-based applications are so intuitive that they don’t even require any special technical knowledge, therefore a new type of users has appeared. These users are well-known as citizen developers. They are pretty technology-literated, so creation of a new business solution and sharing…

Citizen Developers

Mapping via Formula-URL

When you store addresses in a table, it is easy to configure your TeamDesk database to display each address on a map. To configure such mapping functionality, you simply need to create a formula-URL column.

Embedding option for views and dashboards

While ago we added HTML5/JavaScript option to the web-to-record form. Today, we have extended TeamDesk views and dashboards with option to embed them on arbitrary page which allow you to copy/paste simple HTML snippet to embed them to your website page.

Enable Embedding option

Customize your database look using CSS

We often receive questions on how to customize database UI. Can one right-align database title? Decrease font size? Reduce paddings? Add icon and color to the button? These are only some challenges, there are many more. Some requests were fulfilled – font size and padding can be decreased via Adjust Font Size labs’ feature, while some,…

customize database styles

Mobile client application for form filling requests

Sometimes you need to perform jobs offline and then submit the result to the TeamDesk when internet is available. To address this problem, we’ve created TeamDesk mobile client application. It works similar to email client, yet, instead of email it receives requests to fill the form from TeamDesk database(s). You can fill the form on the…

Help text property for views, dashboards

While ago we’ve added context-sensitive help text blocks to appear as a drop down just under the tab bar in Setup mode. Today, we have extended TeamDesk to allow you to share similar functionality with your database users. Views and dashboards now have Help Text property. It is placed in a separate section below all…

help text