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How does one change the default text color that OpenERP uses?

Apex Motion Control, Inc.
on 7/28/14, 2:52 PM 2,881 views

I have been populating the Products list and noticed that when the forecast quantity goes negative the text turns red, from the default black.

However, I was barely able to notice. It was incredibly difficult to see the color change and I would like to edit the color red to be something more noticeable. Is there a setting or configuration I can change that will accomplish this for me?

It looks like I can only comment on my own post for now. In response to, Serpent Consulting Services: It looks like you are talking about editing source files. (?) Is there a way to do this off of the browser version of odoo?

Apex Motion Control, Inc.
on 7/29/14, 2:12 PM

@ Mariusz Mizgier. Thank you for the additional information. I got it working and everything is much clearer.

Apex Motion Control, Inc.
on 7/29/14, 7:19 PM

Mariusz Mizgier

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Mariusz Mizgier
On 7/29/14, 2:31 PM

If you want to do that in SaaS version, go to Settings -> Technical Features -> User Interface -> Views and search for product.product.tree, then in line which Serpent Consulting suggested write your colour.


Serpent Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd.

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Serpent Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd.
On 7/29/14, 9:48 AM


Open this file : odoo/addons/stock/product_view.xml

Replace line no 11

<attribute name="colors">{'red':virtual_available&lt;0, 'blue':virtual_available&gt;=0 and state in ('draft', 'end', 'obsolete'), 'black':virtual_available&gt;=0 and state not in ('draft', 'end', 'obsolete')}</attribute>


<attribute name="colors">{color_you_want_to_set:virtual_available&lt;0, 'blue':virtual_available&gt;=0 and state in ('draft', 'end', 'obsolete'), 'black':virtual_available&gt;=0 and state not in ('draft', 'end', 'obsolete')}</attribute>

save this file and upgrade the stock module.


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