Learn Drupal 14e: Template files



This screencast is a part of the epic learning series “Four weeks of Drupal”, chapter “Introduction to theming”. You can view the full series at http://dev.nodeone.se/en/four-weeks-of-drupal.

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This screencast shows how you can use template files to customize the markup on your site. In more detail, it shows:
* How to use Theme developer (devel_themer) to identify which template file is responsible for the markup of a page element
* That you can override template files by copying them to your theme.
* How to use Theme developer to know which variables are available inside the template file.
* How to override specific use cases of a template file, and how to use Theme developer to find template suggestions.
* That the template suggestions currently uses underscore (“_”) but should actually use hyphens (“-“).
* That you shouldn’t create a gazillion template overrides in your theme.

This screencast is a part of the epic learning series “Four weeks of Drupal”, chapter “Introduction to theming”. You can view the full series at http://dev.nodeone.se/en/four-weeks-of-drupal.

Please post any comments over there, or we won’t see them. Sorry.

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