Web Editor Background Color Picker

Set any background color for web editor snippets

Technical Name:
  • Odoo Version

Web Editor Background Color Picker

Beta License: LGPL-3 OCA/web Translate me on Weblate Try me on Runbot

This module extends the functionality of the web editor to support setting a custom background color to any snippet allowing you to customize it.

Screenshot of color picker in mass mailing editor

Table of contents


To use this module, you need to:

  1. Install any module that makes use of the web editor, such as mass_mailing or website.
  2. Use that module's facilities to edit some web content.
  3. Drag & drop any snippet into the web editor body.
  4. Click on Customize > Text-Image > Background Color > </> icon.
  5. Choose a custom color by either: * Writing any valid HTML color code in the text input. * Selecting a color from the color picker.

Known issues / Roadmap

Bug Tracker

Bugs are tracked on GitHub Issues. In case of trouble, please check there if your issue has already been reported. If you spotted it first, help us smashing it by providing a detailed and welcomed feedback.

Do not contact contributors directly about support or help with technical issues.



  • Tecnativa

Other credits


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/web project on GitHub.

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