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How to extend the length size of a displayed field on a form view?

michel Guénard
on 3/26/15, 9:57 AM 978 views

The name of our product is rather long in terms of number of characters.

They cannot be viewed in totality when modifying this fiels; which is a source of errors!

What is the process to enlarge this small window on the form view?


michel Guénard

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michel Guénard
On 3/29/15, 6:08 AM

@Ray and Cyril: thanks!

I made such change to the product.template.common.form

however I had to change to

<h5><field name="name"/></h5> 

Ray Carnes

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Ray Carnes
On 3/28/15, 9:22 PM

To get this:

Instead of this:

Change this:

<h1><field name="name" class="oe_inline"></h1>

To this:

<h2><field name="name"></h2>

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Asked: 3/26/15, 9:57 AM
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