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menu under Reporting menu

on 8/5/13, 4:23 AM 1,035 views

How to create a menu under Reporting menu? Any one please help?


Ahmed M.Elmubarak

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Ahmed M.Elmubarak
On 8/5/13, 4:54 AM

Hello, you can use:

parent = "base.menu_reporting"

and if you want to add something to Reporting->Dashboards use:

parent = "base.menu_reporting_dashboard"

I hope this will help!


thanks Ahmed it worked :), i want a pop up window and print report same as in Reporting/Point of sale/Sale Details will you help me to impliment this

on 8/5/13, 5:14 AM

you can use wizard to make a pop up window, which inherit 'osv.osv_memory', and the action with target new, the Print button will return dict contains type and model, ... of the report...

Ahmed M.Elmubarak
on 8/5/13, 5:41 AM

@Ahmed I want to create a menu under Reporting menu which will display a screen which lists all file names inside a directory. For that i think i need a menu with out action, i dnt want a database. thinking of passing a list contain all file names from py to xml, But wen i add a menu with out action its not showing. Please help me! Or do u know any other way to achive this?

on 9/11/13, 1:49 AM

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