JoomTiger CRM Integration Install & Setup Guide


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This document helps you in installing and configuration of joomTiger Extension, to connect both Joomla and vTiger CRM. Though the installation and configuration is very simple, We have prepared the document to help everyone.

For Synchronizing the Vtiger of version 5.3 and Joomla:

  1. Login to VTiger CRM.
  2. Copy the Access key from "My Preferences" and assign the key value for " $defaultUserAccessKey " in the following path vtiger/modules/webforms/webforms.config.php.

Important: If you want multi languages support.

If you want multi language support (Example, German, French, Arabic, …), then you should install JoomFish before installing this extension. You can download this JoomFish component from ) (If you cant find it here, Just search google for “joomfish joomla extension”.

Step 1 – Install the Component in Joomla Backend

  • Download JoomForce from (Please download the latest version).
  • Login into your joomla site administrator. Go to Extensions => Install / Uninstall.
  • Then click browse button and select the JoomTiger component zip file from your local system.
  • Then Click => Upload Files & Install Button.
  • Now you will get a message like "Component Install success".

Step 2 – Configure vTiger in JoomTiger Backend

  • Select the JoomTiger component from the component list, Components => joomTiger.
  • Select Global Settings.
  • Please fill in all the fields in the CRM settings as shown below.
    Host Address : your Vtiger CRM eg
    User name : any user from your vTiger CRM, recommended admin
    Access key : get this from preference in your vTiger CRM for the same user name you have given above
    Application Unique Key : enter the application_unique_key value found in your file that is present in your vTiger CRM root path. The file will be in root directory where you have installed your vTiger CRM.
    Example : If your root directory is /public_html/vtigercrm/ then your configuration file will be in found inside /public_html/vtigercrm/, see the screen shot below for detailed explanation
NOTE : The Application_unique_key is not visible for the vTiger OnDeamnd Accounts. You have to get it manually by contacting your vTiger onDemand support This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
In the future releases of OnDemand vtigerCRM it will be shown in the vtigerCRM settings itself.

Step 3 – Configure your vTiger CRM as follows for the JoomTiger to work

Please change the following in your vTiger CRM pack for the joomTiger to work
1. Make the modification as follows in the Webforms.config.php file present in your vTiger CRM
Path : \modules\Webforms\Webforms.config.php

$enableAppKeyValidation = true;
==> always use true to have more security

$defaultUserName = 'admin'
==> Crm User name, recommended admin

$defaultUserAccessKey = '6F2KLoY6KT1gp162'
==> Access key for the user you have specified above will be found in user preference

$defaultOwner = 'admin'
==> use the same username as above

2. Make sure the permission for the following file and the folder must be as specified as below
Path : \modules\Webforms\Webforms.config.php

folder - Webforms - path \modules\
==> folder permission should be 755

file - post.php - path \modules\Webforms\
==> file permission should be 644