Zoho Creator is a cloud-based software that enables users to create custom applications without any prior coding experience or IT knowledge. With its drag-and-drop interface, users can create business applications in days instead of weeks. Zoho Creator's features allow users to collect data, automate business processes or workflows, analyse the data in reports and collaborate with app users. A Zoho Creator application consists of Forms and Reports.
Forms are used to collect user information and store it in the database, while Reports are used to view, filter and search the information collected through Forms. This low-code platform allows users to build powerful custom applications and launch them on-premises, while meeting data residency, security and compliance needs. Zoho Creator supports the creation and management of a wide range of business applications. With its drag-and-drop interface and scripting language, the BPM tool makes building applications incredibly fast and easy.
It also allows users to collect data, make payments, update their CRM, send emails and reports, and do everything else they need to get more done. For barcode-enabled applications, Zoho Creator offers barcode scanning and integrates with a map function to ensure data is presented in map format. It also maintains a dedicated portal for customers to log in and access their data. Users can also integrate everyday applications into their Zoho Creator workflows for increased efficiency.
The SMS notification feature allows users to send time-critical information instantly. By default, when a form is created, Zoho Creator will create a table in the back-end to store the data submitted through the form. The Zoho Migration Tool for MS Access and Excel is a simple tool that you can use to upload your existing MS Access applications or XL spreadsheets to Zoho Creator.Zoho Creator templates are customisable so users can modify the applications according to their business needs. Its advanced analytics allow users to import or synchronise data from their applications in the Creator with Zoho analytics to create insightful dashboards and reports.
This gives users the flexibility to store data entered into any field of any record in any table in Zoho Creator.Whether it is a task manager, a CRM, an ERP, or an application for almost any situation can be built in Zoho Creator. To explore the platform, users can download Zoho Creator On-Premise on their system. Its auto-scaling feature makes sure that loading data is stress-free for businesses.