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Get the selected menu in the topbar menu item ?

on 12/10/14, 3:53 AM 615 views


how to get the value of the text in the selected menu in the topbar menu item ? for eg when i click on sales i have sales, when i click on Events i have events



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Bikaner, India

OpenERP Devloper at SunARC Technology

On 12/10/14, 6:45 AM

     In the web/static/src/js/chrome.js File
    using the below code to read name

    menu_click: function(id, needaction) {
        if (!id) { return; }
        /* To Read Menu Name */
        var func = new instance.web.Model("ir.ui.menu").get_func("read");
            func(id,["name"]).then(function(res) {        
            var menu_name = res['name'];        
        /* End */        
        /* Other Code */
    Best way in custom module to override js code and get name

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