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Proper way to customize Invoice reports on Odoo 7

Jonathan Vargas
on 6/23/14, 7:32 PM 5,029 views

Hi there,

I found that printable invoices are customizable by editing account_print_invoice.rml file.

But then I found that RML is not as easy HTML, so I wanted to ask you some guidance on:

1. Is account_print_invoice.rml the main file one starts editing when customizing an invoice report? Am I ok doing this?

2. Is there some kind of tool, like an RML designer, to quickly build and review the report instead of making on the fly changes and using the "Print Button"?

3. Is there a different design format or way to accomplish this?

Thanks in advance.



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On 6/24/14, 10:07 AM

Another option is to install webkit_report module. 

After what you can edit reports in HTML with MAKO vars.

Amol Gangajaliwale
On 6/24/14, 9:08 AM

Hi Jonathan,

Yes you can Edit reports through openerp report designer.

Please follow the link. It might help you





Hi amol.. but current linux is providing libre office only. that doesnt support openerp report designer.. please give me some help.

on 11/21/14, 1:03 AM

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