Control panels#

Adding a control panel#

To add a control panel to your add-on, you can use plonecli as follows:

plonecli add controlpanel

This will create the control panel Python file in the control panel's folder where you can define your control panel schema fields.

Registering a Control panel#

To manually register a view as a control panel, add the following registration to your /profiles/default/controlpanel.xml.

  <?xml version="1.0"?>
  <object
      name="portal_control-panel"
      xmlns:i18n="http://xml.zope.org/namespaces/i18n"
      i18n:domain="lmu.behavior">
    <configlet
      title="Some Control Panel"
      action_id="collective.example.some_control-panel"
      appId="collective.example"
      category="Products"
      condition_expr=""
      url_expr="string:${portal_url}/@@some_view"
      icon_expr=""
      visible="True"
      i18n:attributes="title">
          <permission>Manage portal</permission>
    </configlet>
  </object>