Custom report filenames

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v 8.0 v 9.0 Third Party 2999
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Technical Name report_custom_filename
LicenseAGPL-3
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Custom report filenames

This addon allows for custom filenames for reports.

Configuration

To configure this module, open the report whose filename you want to change and fill in the Download filename field. This field is evaluated as jinja2 template with objects being a list of browse records of the records to print, and o the first record. If your model contains a name field, you might write something like ${o.name}_report.pdf as filename.

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Cool
by
M F
on 11/1/16, 7:02 AM

My invoice filename gets nicely rendered after putting ${ o.internal_number + o.partner_id | replace("res.partner","-") | replace("(","") | replace(")","") | replace(",","") }_Invoice into the 'Download filename' field under Actions / Reports / Invoices


Great work!
by
Víctor Genero Otaño
on 6/27/16, 9:37 AM

Excellent idea, but still have a problem when I declare the "download_filename" in the XML action for report, I get an error telling me that attribute does not exist. What should I do? I don´t want to manually set it from Odoo UI. I tried to inherit from report_custom_filename.ir.actions.report.xml, but I think I am doing something wrong. Could we get some example please? Thanks in advance!


Nice work! Very useful module.
by
Luke
on 4/28/15, 4:34 AM

@hbrunn, Very nice work, I posted a forum post asking how to do this just recently: https://www.odoo.com/forum/help-1/question/8-0-how-can-i-create-a-custom-report-filename-for-odoo-eg-so039-2015-04-25-pdf-84454 I'll update the above forum post with some howto's later. Thanks again!


addendum
by
M F
on 11/1/16, 7:56 AM

Correction: ${ o.internal_number + o.partner_id | replace("res.partner","-") | replace("(","") | replace(")","") | replace(",","") }_Invoice.pdf