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Change fields displayed in list view

Mark Lewis
on 7/8/15, 5:25 AM 949 views

Hello, sorry this is probably somewhere but I couldn't find it,

I there a way of easily changing the fields that are displayed on a list view?

Say for customers I want to display 4 fields (adding town or postcode)



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On 7/8/15, 7:16 AM


Guillaume has explained very well the UI part.

You must not forget to add the necessary custom fields on the class files.


Thanks Serpent, don't know about this, I suppose I expect(ed) just to be able to click check boxes to display existing partner fields.

Mark Lewis
on 7/9/15, 3:35 AM

Mark, In a custom module, you have to add by custom. Or if you have opened in debug mode, you would be able to add in the view!

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on 7/9/15, 3:58 AM
Guillaume Seran
On 7/8/15, 6:29 AM

hi, you can inherit the view 'view_partner_tree' found in : addons/base/res/res_partner_view.xml

Something like this in your module xml file : 

 <record id="inherit_view_partner_tree" model="ir.ui.view">
            <field name="name">res.partner.tree</field>
            <field name="model">res.partner</field>
            <field name="inherit_id" ref="base.view_partner_tree" />
            <field name="arch" type="xml">
                <field name="email" position="after">
                     <field name="field_town_name" />
                     <field name="field_postcode_name" />

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