|Adding ICONS to CRM|
How to add ICONs to CRM entities for the ribbon (this article does not cover making smaller icons for non ribbon)
This article is about using http://flaticons.net/ to generate the icons. If you want to use a different tool you will need to adjust accordingly.
A good icon for CRM presently need to be mono colour to look reasonable.
Firstly you need to identify what colour you want the icons to be. Perhaps the spot colour of the background or foreground of the clients logo. This colour needs to be a hexidecimal web colour.
#1 Make the icon
This site has a good set of plain icons: http://flaticons.net/
#2 Use the icon
Now that you have an icon you need to add it to CRM
I have tended to do batches of:
I do NOT bother trying to change the built in entities icons. However I do sometimes change the colour of the built in entity to match that of my client. For example Contact and Account.
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