Product Category Type

Add Type field on Product Categories to distinguish between parent and final categories

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Product Category Type

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Add 'Type' field on Product Categories to distinguish between parent and final categories.

figure:: ../static/description/product_category_tree.png

  • Categories (type view) can contain only categories.
  • Categories (type normal) can contain only products.

It is so impossible to select a category (type view) in the product template form view.

figure:: ../static/description/product_template_form.png


This module restores a feature that was present in Odoo Community Edition until the V10 revision.


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This module is maintained by the OCA.

Odoo Community Association

OCA, or the Odoo Community Association, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the collaborative development of Odoo features and promote its widespread use.

This module is part of the OCA/product-attribute project on GitHub.

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