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How to use text fields with HTML-Formatting

Ralf Hilgenstock
on 2/5/16, 8:42 AM 5,686 views

We are looking how we can format product descriptions and similar fields with html-tags line line breaks paragraphs unordered lists. Is there an option to add a HTML editor for such fields in Odoo 8?

Axel Mendoza
On 2/5/16, 1:36 PM

Yes there is, just set the widget="html" in the field definition on the view like:

<field name="description" widget="html"/>


Define the field in the model like:

description = fields.Html('Description')

Ralf Hilgenstock
On 2/6/16, 3:42 AM

Thanks Axel,

is there an option to do this without changing core code?


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Asked: 2/5/16, 8:42 AM
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