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How to make a form more wide?

Holger Winkelmann
on 3/23/13, 8:54 AM 1,166 views

Is there a technical configuration option to make a form, i.e. order line entry, wider? There is a lot of scree estate wasted and the line items are getting really short for longer product names.

On 11/6/13, 9:47 AM

You can find how to convert SASS to CSS : www.vionblog.com/modify-openerp-7-web-client-style/

Holger Winkelmann
On 6/29/13, 6:15 PM

There is variable $sheet-max-width in the base.sass of /web. BUt Dont know how to recompile the CSS from the sass

Subhin P V
On 11/7/13, 9:43 AM

One Simple Way is To add a Div to your whole Form view. For Eg:

let this be a form view..

<form string="Export Data" version="7.0" >
*** form Contents***

you could add a Div as shown below

 <form string="Export Data" version="7.0" >
      <div style="width: 300px;">

        *** form Contents***


After this restart the server and view your form view. U will see the difference. Then change the value from 300px to some 1500px and restart the server and view the form again. And See the differnce

NB: After making changes in the xml you also need to upgrade the module.

Subhin P V
on 11/7/13, 9:45 AM

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