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This is done by creating a new module in which you add an XML file. In the XML file you add a record with an inherit_id which links to the original view. An example to inherit the form view from a product:
So what will this example do? It will inherit the product view from the module product and it will add a new field named 'your_new_field' right after the existing field 'sales_price'. The ref product.product_template_form_view links to the model product and searches for the view named 'product_template_form_view', which you can find here: https://github.com/odoo/odoo/blob/9.0/addons/product/product_view.xml#L69
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <openerp> <data> <record id="view_product_form_inherit" model="ir.ui.view"> <field name="name">product.template.common.form.inherit</field> <field name="model">product.template</field> <field name="inherit_id" ref="product.product_template_form_view"/> <field name="arch" type="xml"> <xpath expr="//field[@name='sales_price']" position="after"> <field name="your_new_field"/> </xpath> </field> </record> </data> </openerp>
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