A favourite Portlet

Project Description


ftw.dashboard.portlets.favourites provides a favorites portlet for your dashboard

The favorite portlet shows links for all your favorites in your Home Folder. In the edit mode you have also the possibility to remove a single favorite. Additionaly it implements the site action "add to favorites", which add a current section to your favorites Folder.


  • Add ftw.dashboard.portlets.favourites to your buildout configuration
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  • Run buildout
  • Install ftw.dashboard.portlets.favourites in portal_setup


3.1.1 (2013-08-15)

  • Do not use move cursor on empty favourite items. [Julian Infanger]
  • Fixed link creation for users without Modify portal content permission on the favouritefolder. [phgross]

3.1 (2013-04-16)

  • Added Migration Upgradestep for old favourite portlets to the new implementation (3.0). [phgross]
  • Fixed UnicodeEncodeError in AddFavourite, wich happens when adding a Dexterity item with a non-ascii title to the Favourites. [phgross]
  • Replace jq by $. [mathias.leimgruber]
  • Updated German translations. [phabegger]

3.0 (2013-01-25)

  • Full refactored. Favourites full configurable over the portlet. [eschmutz]

2.0.1 (2012-03-05)

  • Added some French translations [ttschanz]
  • Add IFavouritesLocation adapter for customizing favourites location. [jone]
  • Add missing german translations. [jone]
  • Add to favourites: do not use title_or_id for dexterity support. [jone]
  • Translate portlet title in "plone" domain. [jone]
  • Fix messages in "add to favourites" script, so that translations work. [jone]
  • Added some missing german translations. [jone]

2.0 (2010-10-26)

  • Only plone4 compatible
  • fixed namespaces in setup.py [phgross]
  • added the addToFavorites script (use now links and no more the depracted favorite type), and to some other changes for plone4 support [phgross]
  • removed inline css on portlet [fsprenger]
  • added new, removed unused translations [phgross]


  • removed the addToFavourites script. Now Using the standard Plone Favorites, and their script. [phgross]
  • Added Brazilian Portuguese translation. [lucmult]
  • Improve management of Favorites folder, can be in this names: favourites, favorites, Favourites, Favourites, to integrate better with default Plone action. [lucmult]


  • Initial release

Current Release
ftw.dashboard.portlets.favourites 3.1.1

Released Aug 15, 2013 — tested with Plone 4.1, Plone 4.2

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If you are using Plone 3.2 or higher, you probably want to install this product with buildout. See our tutorial on installing add-on products with buildout for more information.

All Releases

Version Released Description Compatibility Licenses Status
3.1.1 Aug 15, 2013 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
Plone 4.2
GPL2 final
3.1 Apr 16, 2013 More about this release… GPL2 final
3.0 Jan 25, 2013 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
GPL2 final
2.0 Oct 26, 2010 More about this release… GPL final
1.1 Mar 10, 2010 More about this release… GPL final
1.0 More about this release… GPL pre-release