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How to add "Existing model" fields data to the "Customised model" fields ?

Sai kumar
on 3/23/16, 4:57 AM 644 views

Hey, Can anyone please help me finding the solution for this.

      I've created a new menu "AssetMenu1" under "Projects" and created some customized fields in it. Now I want to map the existing "Assets" menu fields data(which is under "Accounting") to the newly created menu "AssetMenu1".

Please guide me.


Sai kumar
On 3/23/16, 5:59 AM

Hi Jignesh, thanks for your answer.

   I inherited the account.asset.asset model. But, My requirement is that, whenever I create a record in pre-defined "Asset" menu, I should be able to access the same data in the fields into the customized menu "AssetMenu1" created by me.

Here is my code:

# assetproject.py

from openerp import fields,models

class asset_real(models.Model):




class asset_submenu(models.Model):


       name=fields.Many2one('account.asset.asset',String="Asset Name")


      gross_value=fields.Many2one('account.asset.asset',String="Gross Value")


Do you not access data from your custom model ?

Jignesh Mehta
on 3/23/16, 8:22 AM

Jignesh Mehta

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- I have 3+ years of Industry Experience, specializing Odoo Development, Analysis, Customization, Implementation, Integration.
- I have done many Customization modules in Sale, Purchase, Point of Sale, Inventory, CRM and much more. Also Worked in the Odoo Themes like Business Theme or E-Commerce Theme.
- Develop Jewelery Manufacturing process from Scratch. It have more than 10 Department. Develop PDF and Excel reports for this project around 150 per format.

Jignesh Mehta
On 3/23/16, 5:24 AM

Hello Sai Kumar,

Inherit the account.asset.asset model.

Add the fields which is want by you. create action for it and give it to your custom menu.

Hope it will works for you.


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