Creating a calculated field for your SugarCRM can be a powerful way to get instant dynamic information about leads, accounts, contacts, and more. However, there is one hurdle in utilizing calculated fields that many people only discover once their fields have been setup. By default, calculated fields require that a record be saved/recalculated before the calculated fields will populate with meaningful data. This issue can be overcome in a few different ways that we will go over today. Essentially, the options are

 

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