Combine fields in Zoho CRM

Combine two fields into a single field (Zoho CRM)


Create a new workflow

To get started, first, you’ll need to access your Zoho CRM settings.

In a new tab or window, log in to your Zoho CRM account and click on the gear icon at the top right corner of the page, beside your profile picture.

From the menu, click on “Workflow Rules”.

Step by step guide

On this new page, click “Create Rule”

Fill in the prompt box with the module you want to use, a name for your workflow (we recommend using descriptive names), and a description.


Configure the new workflow based on when you want the fields to combine

The workflow editor is the starting point to create the WES flow.

In this example, we’ll be getting the Client’s and Account’s data into the Deal related to that client/account, every time the selectes fields is modified.

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Select the "Advanced Field Update" under Custom Actions

Once the trigger and the condition are defined, the final step is defining the action.

The “Advanced Field Update” action is under the Custom Action menu. This is available for both Instant Actions and Scheduled Actions.

Note: If the Advanced Field Update is not available, you’ll need to download the WES extension: https://bluroot.ca/wes/


Select the "Advanced Field Update" and use merge tags to have a dynamic flow

The “Advanced Field Update” Custom Action gives the option for 4 different data flows. Select the “Advanced Field Update” data flow.

Select the field you want to update. We’ll use “Deal name” in this case, then use merge tags to update the field name.

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Save the workflow and see it in-action!

Describe the mapping using the Custom Action name. This will be useful when making edits in the future. Click save on the workflow editor.

We recommend triggering the workflow to ensure that the data mapping occurred as expected.


Get the help you need

You can get the Advanced Field Update Custom Action by downloading the WES extension:

Download WES

If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team at support@bluroot.ca.

Happy WES-ing!

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