Creating complex information collections with Views


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Creating complex information collections with Views

We just finished creating a collection of tours sorted so the newest ones float to the top, using the feature called Simple Views. Now I'd like to show you how to do the same thing, but using the full version of views, which is also now a part of Drupal Gardens. It lets you do a lot more, but it's also a lot more complicated. I'll just show you a little of how Views works to reproduce the collection we put together using Simple Views, but then we'll go a little bit further. The first thing we have to do is to turn it on. To do that, go up to Modules and scroll down until you see Views.

You can also close up this CORE group up here to get there more quickly. And there it is. We check the box and Save configuration. Then we add a new view by going up to Structure, scroll down to Views, and Add new view. This page is very similar to the one that you saw on Simple Views, but with a few more options. In fact, we can create an exact duplicate of our Simple View using only this sc...

Creating complex information collections with Views
Video duration: 8m 59s 6h 6m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 10, 2011

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Creating complex information collections with Views provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal Gardens Essential Training

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Web
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Drupal Gardens
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