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How to place Back Ground Image in Login Screen ?

on 12/30/13, 7:50 AM 4,845 views

Dear All,

Please let me know, How to Place a Back ground image in Login screen of V7?

On 1/1/14, 6:14 AM
  1. Go to web/static/src/css
  2. Open the base.css file.
  3. Replace the Linen number 843 background-image: url(htp://htp://www(dot)un(dot)org....); May be we can comment the line by /* ....and */

    Suppose your image is placed under /web/static/src/img/ MY_BG_IMAGE.png

  4. Then put a line like: background-image: url('/web/static/src/img/MY_BG_IMAGE.png ');
  5. To stop repeating this add this line: background-repeat:no-repeat; Thats it.

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Atul Arvind
on 1/1/14, 7:18 AM

Yes, Atul. :) Kitten Mode.. :D

on 1/1/14, 7:52 AM
On 12/31/13, 7:43 AM

Hi.. You can change background image of login screen.

edit base.css file in the following path. web/static/src/xml

you can add the image file in this div

<div class="oe_login_logo"><img src='/web/static/src/img/'/></div>

You can place your image in the img folder.

Hello Ashmsh,

Thank you for the reply.

Please let me knowm in which DIV I should give the image file's location?

on 12/31/13, 8:34 AM

Hi, I update my answer. Please check it..

on 1/1/14, 5:08 AM

Dear Ashmsh,

Thank you for the reply. This is for changing the LOGO in Login screen right ?

But, there is a "tile" like small image which is repeated. I want to replace that with a single Image, and this Image should be properly aligned in all screen resolutions.

on 1/1/14, 5:26 AM

Inorder to change the allignment of the image. Please edit base.css file in web/static/src/css

on 1/1/14, 5:41 AM

Yes, Ashmsh, I think its in Line number 843 . background-image: url('/web/static/src/img/ ');

But it is getting repeated..how to stop it? and How to make the view same for all resolutions ?

on 1/1/14, 5:59 AM

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