Odoo Help


Is it possible to save attachments on the filesystem with Odoo9 ?

on 2/4/16, 5:53 PM 619 views


I want to start using odoo9, but I realized that attachments are saved to Database by default, so I'm asking if it is possible with Odoo9 to save attachments to filesystem instead of the DB.

If it is possible, please provide steps to configure things to do it.

If it is not possible, what are the advantages / drawback of using DB for attachments storage instead of Filesystem ?

Thank you in advance

You realized incorrectly - attachments have been stored by default on the filesystem - in the .local folder of the user who runs the Odoo process - since version 8.

Bista Solutions US, Ray Carnes
on 2/6/16, 9:54 PM

About This Community

This platform is for beginners and experts willing to share their Odoo knowledge. It's not a forum to discuss ideas, but a knowledge base of questions and their answers.


Odoo Training Center

Access to our E-learning platform and experience all Odoo Apps through learning videos, exercises and Quizz.

Test it now

Question tools

1 follower(s)


Asked: 2/4/16, 5:53 PM
Seen: 619 times
Last updated: 2/4/16, 5:53 PM