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How to change default journal when I create a new customer invoice?

Pascal Tremblay
on 1/24/15, 7:30 AM 3,326 views

How to choose the default selected journal in a new customer invoice?

How to choose the default journal according to logged user?

On 1/24/15, 7:58 AM

You activate Developer Mode. In developer selection view you find Set Defaults. In this way, you set default value of any field.

Oh! So easy and I didn't know. Thanks!

Pascal Tremblay
on 1/24/15, 7:59 AM

It works! Thank my friend.

Pascal Tremblay
on 1/24/15, 8:04 AM
On 1/24/15, 8:15 AM

Bonus answer.  You mentioned that you want to set the default based on the logged user.  If you have a lot of users, setting it from Developer's mode is not economical.  You can access the Settings >> Technical >> Actions >> User-Defined Defaults to set it for each user.

very interesting. thanks

Pascal Tremblay
on 1/24/15, 8:16 AM

Pleasure to help.

on 1/24/15, 8:23 AM


if you set a condition (Type=Customer Invoice), it seems the default value is kept. You need to set this condition because there is a onchange on company_id that reset the journal id. 

On 1/26/15, 12:17 PM


I managed to do that by adding a condition like Laetitia Gangloff asked.

But, when I create an invoice based on an order, this condition doesn't work. :-(

How can we really change the default journal for invoices please … ?

Is someone can answer to this question?

L'Heureux-Cyclage, Ludovic CHEVALIER
on 6/3/15, 7:26 AM

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Asked: 1/24/15, 7:30 AM
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