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Sort messages with oldest at the top

A. Person
on 10/13/15, 7:00 PM 828 views

When working through messages, my team and I tend to get bogged down in the newest ones, each of us constantly replying to each other about just a few tasks since everybody sees the tasks with newest activity first.  Can we see the messages with oldest activity first to prevent this?


Emipro Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

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| 6 7 8
Rajkot, India
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Emipro Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
On 10/14/15, 1:18 AM


You can achieve your goal using set _order attribute of the mail.message model.

By default it is set inside mail > mail_message.py file as like _order = "id desc"

You just need to make this _order = "id" of mail.message model in any one of your custom module. Or you can directly change inside default module to just have a look of the effect. It will make changes inside all messages.

After doing this you can get the oldest message first.

It will help a lot.


Can this be done via the UI?

A. Person
on 12/8/15, 11:17 AM



| 4 4 6
Hyderabad, India

On 10/14/15, 1:18 AM


try with:

_order = "id asc"


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Asked: 10/13/15, 7:00 PM
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