Report Wkhtmltopdf Param

Add new parameters for a paper format to be used by wkhtmltopdf command as arguments.

Technical Name:
report_wkhtmltopdf_param
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Author:
Eficent, Avoin.Systems
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Report Wkhtmltopdf Param

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This module allows you to add new parameters for a paper format which are then forwarded to wkhtmltopdf command as arguments. To display the arguments that wkhtmltopdf accepts go to your command line and type 'wkhtmltopdf -H'.

A commonly used parameter in Odoo is --disable-smart-shrinking, that will disable the automatic resizing of the PDF when converting. This is important when you intend to have a layout that conforms to certain alignment. It is very common whenever you need to conform the PDF to a predefined layoyut (e.g. checks, official forms,...).

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Usage

  1. Go to Settings and press 'Activate the developer mode (with assets)'
  2. Go to Settings - Technical - Reports - Paper Format
  3. Add additional parameters indicating the command argument name (remember to add prefix -- or -) and value.

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Credits

Authors

  • Avoin.Systems
  • Eficent

Contributors

Maintainers

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/reporting-engine project on GitHub.

You are welcome to contribute. To learn how please visit https://odoo-community.org/page/Contribute.