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Odoo 14 Development Cookbook - Fourth Edition

By : Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis
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Book Image

Odoo 14 Development Cookbook - Fourth Edition

5 (2)
By: Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis

Overview of this book

With its latest iteration, the powerful Odoo framework released a wide variety of features for rapid application development. This updated Odoo development cookbook will help you explore the new features in Odoo 14 and learn how to use them to develop Odoo applications from scratch. You'll learn about the new website concepts in Odoo 14 and get a glimpse of Odoo's new web-client framework, the Odoo Web Library (OWL). Once you've completed the installation, you'll begin to explore the Odoo framework with real-world examples. You'll then create a new Odoo module from the ground up and progress to advanced framework concepts. You'll also learn how to modify existing applications, including Point of Sale (POS) applications. This book isn't just limited to backend development; you'll discover advanced JavaScript recipes for creating new views and widgets. As you progress, you'll learn about website development and become a quality Odoo developer by studying performance optimization, debugging, and automated testing. Finally, you'll delve into advanced concepts such as multi-website, In-App Purchasing (IAP),, the IoT Box, and security. By the end of the book, you'll have all the knowledge you need to build impressive Odoo applications and you'll be well versed in development best practices that will come in handy when working with the Odoo framework.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)

Changing the custom language URL code for a website

Odoo supports multiple languages for websites too. On a website, the current language is identified as a language string. In this recipe, you will see how to change the language code in a URL.

Getting ready

Before following this recipe, make sure you have installed the website module and enabled multiple languages for the website.

How to do it...

To modify a language's URL code, follow these steps:

  1. Open the language list from the Settings | Translations | Languages menu option. Clicking on one of the installed languages will open a form like this:

    Figure 11.11 – Language URL code for a website

  2. Here you will see the URL Code field. Set the value that you want. Make sure you don't add spaces or special characters here.

After configuring this, you can test the results on your website. Open the home page and change the language; you will see the custom language code in the URL.

How it...