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Adding Custom Control Panels to Your Plone Add-On


"Adding Custom Control Panels to Your Plone Add-On" by: Annette Lewis

You’ve developed your add-on, and it’s working great. Then, you realize there’s a value that needs changing again and again. Rather than hard-coding these options in, take advantage of Plone’s registry and create your own custom control panel to allow editable options through-the-web. I’ll walk through the steps of adding a custom control panel to a theme add-on including: - Storing custom settings in the registry - Creating a form to manage these settings - Registering the control panel

Recorded at the 2021 Python Web Conference (


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