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Offer only items on autocompletion that will yield results

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:alt: License: AGPL-3

Prefetch autocomplete offers

When searching, the autocomplete options can be a bit frustrating because you
will be offered choices that won't yield a result. This addon searches for the
term in the background and only offers an option if this search has a result.


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For further information, please visit:


Known issues / Roadmap

* some searches (especially via function fields) can be very heavy on the

To disable prefetching on a per field basis, set the option
options="{'web_search_autocomplete_prefetch.disable': true}"
on your field in the search view.

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
`here <**Steps%20to%20reproduce**%0A-%20...%0A%0A**Current%20behavior**%0A%0A**Expected%20behavior**>`_.



* Holger Brunn <>


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:alt: Odoo Community Association

This module is maintained by the OCA.

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.

To contribute to this module, please visit

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