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Change Tooltip Help Text

Michael Caviness
on 4/13/15, 4:09 PM 640 views

How can I change the text of a tooltip? For example, see this screenshot of a tooltip for "Gross Weight". The text reads "The gross weight in Kg". I would like to change this to read "The gross weight in lbs". Is that possible


Mohamed Essakali
On 4/13/15, 7:59 PM

You can achieve it using a specific module that inherit from the original one and redefine that field and change the help attribute like this:

class product_template(osv.Model):

_inherit = ['product.template']

_columns = {

                    'weight': fields.float('Gross Weight', digits_compute=dp.get_precision('Stock Weight'), help="The gross weight in lbs."),

hope it helps.

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