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OpenERP Tutorial

A functional overview of OpenERP

Developer Book

Technical reference for creating your own modules

Installation Manuals

Step-by-step installation manuals

Community Book

OpenERP Community guidelines and organisation

Module Index

A developer resource listing all modules and objects

OpenERP Licenses

Software and documentation licenses

Usability Book

A usability guideline for all modules and objects


Frequently asked questions

Indices and tables:

Complete Table of Contents

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This documentation is based on version 5.0 of OpenObject and OpenERP, last updated 2019-01-03