As you probably know, the Preview (eye) button in Sugar 7 allows you
to view additional record details from a module or subpanel list,
utilizing the right-hand side panel to display the information in a
split-screen. This can save users a lot of time when working through a
list of contacts or reviewing account history, for example.
Sugar 7.7 introduced a new option to allow editing in the preview
pane. I found this new feature during a recent training class and am
really excited about its potential.
Sugar administrators can turn on this feature from the System
Settings administration tool. When enabled, this new feature allows
users to click an “Edit” button on the preview pane to edit the data.
This allows even more user efficiency when using the already-great