Learn to Customize View Templates and Variables in Drupal


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Customizing view templates and variables

One of the most dynamic capabilities of Drupal is when it comes to Views. Views give the theme or the ability to output list of nodes or content in varying manner. With the Views UIs you can override the output without even touching a template. But for cleaner HTML we can also modify the templates for views and the page variables it outputs. Even though our theme is complete I want to discuss views and views template in general. Most Drupal sites use Views to display data in the form of lists of nodes with various filters and fields being displayed.

And if you're not familiar with Views, then I would ask you to take a look at the series just released by Tom Geller called Drupal 7 Reporting and Visualizing Data. As we take a look at the same and compare it to our static HTML we can see that the homepage, even though a static version of it, is a now completely being displayed and all the dynamic glory that's called Drupal. And as we had walk through all of this it really wasn'...

Customizing view templates and variables
Video duration: 5m 21s 3h 36m Intermediate

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Customizing view templates and variables provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Chaz Chumley as part of the Drupal 7: Creating and Editing Custom Themes

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