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How to change name displayed in browser tab?

on 7/12/13, 7:23 PM 6,667 views

In all browser tabs there is a name ending with '- OpenErp'. How can i append something to this string?


Ray Carnes

--Ray Carnes--
| 9 7 9
Greater Los Angeles, United States
--Ray Carnes--

Senior Odoo Analyst

OpenERP 6.1, 7.0; Odoo 8.0, 9.0, 10.0.

Completed Odoo Functional and Technical Training.

Major Skills:

  • User Needs and GAP Analysis;

  • Functional and Technical Design;

  • Prototyping and Proof of Concepts;

  • Requirements Specifications;

  • Agile Implementation;

  • Data Migration;

  • Configuration & Customization (UI and code);

  • Integration - Odoo and non Odoo Applications and Services;

  • Training and Knowledge Transfer;

  • Go Live Support;

  • Helpdesk;

  • Version Upgrades and Migration.

  • Accounting Expert.

I have over 20 years of experience empowering and enabling users with enterprise information systems that make a real and measurable difference in their ability to proactively manage their businesses and organizations. 

I am a skilled Communicator and I only take the serious things seriously!

Ray Carnes
On 7/12/13, 10:24 PM

Looking at the source code, you can find this function:

    set_title: function(title) {
            title = _.str.clean(title);
            var sep = _.isEmpty(title) ? '' : ' - ';
            document.title = title + sep + 'OpenERP';

Review web/static/src/js/chrome.js

Thank you, this is what i wanted to know.

on 7/13/13, 4:54 AM

Hi Ray carnes Can you to me how to change the text that accur in the browser tab while reloading the tab

Umashankar Subramani
on 1/26/15, 8:05 AM
On 3/11/15, 7:22 AM

@Umashankar Subramani    you can change the text in the   file  web/views/webclient_templates.xml

                    <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge,chrome=1"/>
                    <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
                    <link rel="shortcut icon" href="/web/static/src/img/favicon.ico" type="image/x-icon"/>
                    <link rel="stylesheet" href="/web/static/src/css/full.css" />
                    <t t-raw="head or ''"/>


Change the text Odoo with your custom text.. then it will not appear further.

Hope it helps you.


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Asked: 7/12/13, 7:23 PM
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Last updated: 3/16/15, 8:10 AM