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Andreas Maertens Germany

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I develop odoo8.0 modules

Andreas Maertens Germany
5/14/13, 4:09 AM

Yes you can!

You can remove the Create Button by adding attributes to your form in view.xml file:

<record ...>
    <form string="NAMEOFFORM" create="false" edit="false" version="7.0">

This way "Edit" and "Create" are removed from view for all Users.

In case you inherit from an existing view:

        <field name="arch" type="xml">
            <xpath expr='//form[@string="Product"]' position='attributes'>
                <attribute name="create">false</attribute>
        </field> ,
Hachem Chraiti Tunisia
4/17/14, 7:00 AM

im doing like this but the save button does not disable!!!!!!!!!: <record id="view_statistic_cloud_form_methode" model="ir.ui.view"> <field name="name">My First Form view</field> <field name="model">cloud.statistic</field> <field name="type">form</field> <field name="arch" type="xml"> <form string="My First Form View" version="7.0" create="false" > <group col="4"> <field name="meter"/> <field name="Max"/> <field name="Name"/> </group> </form> </field> </record>

OSSE - Oficina de Soluciones y Servicios Empresariales, jolevq Peru
4/27/16, 10:20 PM

Also, with something like this It's possible to hide the buttons from an specific user groups. In this example hide the buttom edit in the Invoice Form. The users of the groups have write privileges only for posting on the messages an communication history but not the fields of the invoices. account.invoice.form account.invoice <xpath expr="//form[@string='Invoice']" position="attributes"> false


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ClueLogics Technologies Pvt. Ltd. India
5/13/13, 10:42 AM

Hi yes, you can do that ,

you can via access right for specific user


in view for all user

like this

   <form create="false" edit="false" >


jamesbale India
5/13/13, 10:55 AM

tanks for your help

muhammed India
4/12/14, 1:35 AM

not working

saiharitha varada India
5/4/19, 3:03 AM

yes not working


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Sudhir Arya (ERP Harbor Consulting Services) India
5/24/13, 4:41 AM

This is a duplicate question. See original question: How to remove Save/Edit button

This could also help you: How to remove delete icon in one2many tree view


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Serpent Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd. India
5/24/13, 3:15 AM

Hello Jamesbale,

You can use create="false" attribute in form tag. It will disable Create button from form view. You can use edit="false" to disable Edit button.

If you want to disable button from form view then use this:

<form create="false" edit="false">


Aneesh India
6/5/13, 3:06 AM

how to hide the edit button according the status . I want to hide the edit button if status is 'done'

Versão Integral, Anabela Damas Portugal
7/1/13, 9:00 AM

HI @Aneesh do you discover how to hide the button if depending on state and a groups(depending on permissions) ? Thanks

Nicolás Mena Chile
12/15/17, 11:05 AM

This actually doesn't work in odoo 11, I don't know if the method to achieve this have changed through versions

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