Odoo Help

Welcome!

This community is for beginners and experts willing to share their Odoo knowledge. It's not a forum to discuss ideas, but a knowledge base of questions and their answers.

0

Auto Refresh Dashboards

By
Alex Dillon
on 1/18/16, 9:01 PM 724 views

I have searched everywhere and am unable to find a solution for this.  We are using Odoo 8 solely for project management.  I would like to display an auto-refreshing dashboard of our current projects and gantt chart to our staff on a big TV in the office.  So I have 2 questions on this.  Can I setup a dashboard to auto-refresh when status/hours/projects change?  Also, can I remove the menu on the top and side so it runs full screen?  Can this be controlled for example through a querystring command?

My url at the moment looks like this: http://<webaddresshere>:8069/web#view_type=form&model=board.board&menu_id=96&action=88

0
Alex Dillon
On 1/26/16, 8:44 PM

Axel, thanks for the suggestion.  I have installed the module but it is not refreshing anything on the dashboard.  My board has 4 panels - gantt for tasks for user A, gantt for tasks for user B, list of open and pending projects for user A, and list of open and pending projects for user B.  I have set auto_refresh to 10 for window actions for: My Dashboard, Tasks (there were 2 actions so I set for both), Project's Tasks, Projects (there were 2 actions also so I set for both).  What am I missing??

0

Axel Mendoza

--Axel Mendoza--
10205
| 7 7 8
Camaguey, Cuba
--Axel Mendoza--

DevOps - Full stack - Software Architect - Developer - Technology Integrator

I could help you to develop anything and solve complex problems based on technologies, integrations and tricky stuffs mostly in Python with OpenERP/Odoo, Zato, Django and many others frameworks programming languages and technologies.

I offers consulting services to anyone with an unanswered questions or needs for customizations. Think about it, maybe it's better to have an expert to solve your issues and projects than having a full time employee trying to understand what to do an how

Reach me at aekroft@gmail.com

Axel Mendoza
On 1/21/16, 3:18 AM

You could do it by using the module solt_autorefresh like it's described here:

https://www.odoo.com/forum/help-1/question/is-it-possible-to-check-a-database-value-every-n-seconds-and-update-a-field-in-the-view-accordingly-94937#answer_94944

just install the module and make sure that all the actions used in the dashboard have the auto_refresh value setted

0
Michael Telahun
On 1/19/16, 1:02 AM

AFAIK odoo does not have a native asynchronous communication mechanism, which is what you would need to implement something like this. However, you can probably implement it yourself using jobs from the connector framework: https://github.com/OCA/connector

Your Answer

Please try to give a substantial answer. If you wanted to comment on the question or answer, just use the commenting tool. Please remember that you can always revise your answers - no need to answer the same question twice. Also, please don't forget to vote - it really helps to select the best questions and answers!

About This Community

This community is for professionals and enthusiasts of our products and services. Read Guidelines

Question tools

1 follower(s)

Stats

Asked: 1/18/16, 9:01 PM
Seen: 724 times
Last updated: 1/26/16, 8:44 PM