Product Updates displays all available packages (Framework apps) built on Salesforce that can be installed in your org. Product Updates is also where you can go to update your packages to the newest versions. Also, developers will be able to provide or sell their applications through Product Updates.

How to Install or Update Packages (Apps) from Product Updates:

  1. From the Fonteva Framework tab,  click Product Updates. This opens the Product Updates page. You can also navigate to the Product Updates page from the left nav menu by clicking Product Updates.

  2. The Product Updates page will display all available packages, which includes the Fonteva Platform (Membership, Events, ECommerce, Communities, and Framework Apps), Advance: Dontations, Member Directories, Fonteva Directories, Join Processes, CurrencyApi, Fonteva C & A Programs, DirectDebit, and MemberNation Reports. Please update the Fonteva Platform first. After Fonteva Platform has been updated, you can continue in any order with the other apps. All dependencies will be auto-installed as part of an update. 

  3. Navigate to the app you'd like to install or update.

  4. To the right of the desired app you will see one of the following:

Your Version Number

Install button

update button

Click the Install or update button next to the desired app. When the install/update is complete, an email notification will be sent to the system administrator, and you will receive a Success notification message. You can also check the Installed Packages page under Setup > Installed Packages.

Custom Scripts:

After install/update, it is recommended you run the application's install scripts. To run an application's install scripts:

  1. In the left-side navigation menu, select the Apps menu under Product Updates.

  2. Select the application you just updated/installed.

  3. Scroll down to the Custom Scripts section.

  4. Click Run under the Action column for Run Install Scripts.

  5. You will receive a notification if the script runs successfully. Click Close to close the notification.