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Customize qWeb reports

on 11/5/14, 4:46 AM 4,200 views

Hello together,

I have installed odoo 8 and want customize the reports Sales Invoice, Delivery note and Order confirmation.

I have problems with the header and footer. In OpenOffice reports the header and footer are loaded from the company settings.

As far as I find out in qWeb reports the header and footer are called with the following line in the report:

  •   <t t-call="report.external_layout">

How I can customize report.external_layout? How I can customize the header and footer? How the header and footer are determined?

Best regards



David Dean
On 11/5/14, 8:35 AM

To edit the header and footer for Quote/Sale orders you need to edit the QWeb view. Here is how to do this:

  1. Settings > Technical > User Interface > Views
  2. Search for "external"
  3. You will see report.external_layout, report.external_layout_header and report.external_layout_footer
  4. Edit these views as appropriate to modify the PDF version of the Quote/Sales orders

David Can you help me with step by step instructions on how to create a QWeb report ?

Billiard R Made
on 11/21/14, 4:57 AM
On 11/6/14, 9:20 AM

Hello David,

great that is what I have searched.

Thank you.

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