The Partner in Odoo is a model that represents an entity with which the company deals. It can be a customer, supplier, internal user, or any other person with whom you interact. Partners can be either individuals or companies.
Would you like to add a custom field to the Contacts form in Odoo? This tutorial will show you how to add a field to res.partner model and show it in the view. Adding a custom field to the Contact form can be helpful for tracking additional information about your contacts, such as their job title or department.
class ResParner(models.Model): _inherit = 'res.partner' reference_code = fields.Char(string='Reference Code')
Then we show the field after VAT one:
<record model="ir.ui.view" id="view_res_partner_form_inherit"> <field name="name">module.res.partner.form.inherit</field> <field name="model">res.partner</field> <field name="inherit_id" ref="base.view_partner_form"/> <field name="arch" type="xml"> <xpath expr="//field[@name='vat']" position="after"> <field name="reference_code"/> </xpath> </field> </record>