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Renaming and sort order of tabs (like main)


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Pipifix

Community Member, 54 Posts

16 March 2012 at 6:00am

Hello again.

I want to rename and sort the given structure of the dataobject tabs.
The dataobject got several tabs (main, adress, metadata, contactperson, usage,house). I used this code to rename(translate).

//Overide the tab labels in ModellAdmin
   static $field_labels = array(
      'Main' => 'Objektdaten',
      'Adress' => 'Adresse',
      'Usage' => 'Nutzung',
      'House' => 'Hausdaten',
      'Contactperson' => 'Ansprechpartner',
      'Metadata' => 'System'
   );


But I'm not able to rename 'Main' and 'Metadata' and the order of the tabs is not affected. How to get this done?

Thanks for you help. Pipifix.

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swaiba

Forum Moderator, 1798 Posts

16 March 2012 at 6:13am

I'm going to disagree with moving the main tab - but that is my preference I guess.

The simplest way to re-order tabs that are scafollded is to change the order they are defined in the has_one/has_many/many_many.
Other than that I'd remove the tab and then add it again in the order I'd like.

I think I have tried the re-order and it didn't work out for me.

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Pipifix

Community Member, 54 Posts

16 March 2012 at 7:25am

Oh, thats what i call a fast reply. Thanks.

But i can actually not change the order they are defined. Main and metadata are populated by the databjects-as-pages-module, adress is populated by the the adressable-module. The rest is by my own scaffolding.
It was a wish of my client (a little bit oldfashioned guy) to rename the main tab. i guess have to 'advice' him to leave it well alone.

For the order I'll give the remove/add-thing a try.

Greetings from germany. Pipifix