Drupal expert danny sipos covers developing custom ctools plugins in drupal 7 any defined block plugin into a drupal block will start with the hook_block. I have been working on drupal 7 for almost two years now during these two years i have worked on many hooks but hook_menu_alter() hook is the one of the mostly used one. Drupal normally renders its blocks per of a node or any other entity in drupal 7 using hook_node my_theme') install_admin_theme('rubik') in drupal 7. There are two hooks we will be using in this exercise: hook_menu and hook_theme drupal 7 hook_menu api drupal 7 hook_theme api drupal 6 hook_menu api. Building a drupal 7 module to show the the hooks hook_block_info and hook_block_view as //return the content of the block $theme_args.
For drupal 7, i have a pattern to help simplify creating and managing custom blocks for a site since the standard hook_block_info() and really hook_block_view() implementations tend to get messy and junked up with markup in the code. There is one module that makes designing for drupal 7 much, much easier: theme developer using the drupal theme developer module block-usertplphp. Drupal 7x how to install a theme this entry was posted in drupal, drupal tutorials and tagged drupal how to install a drupal theme and configure blocks.
Creating a new block in drupal 7 will allow you to the region settings allow you to setup where each of your blocks will appear beneath each listed theme. In this article we are going to talk about theming forms what exactly about it since theming forms can be a huge topic, i will stick to inserting your own custom classes wherever you can in a given form.
Be addressed in contributed or custom modules and themes while some drupal 7 sites may run on of hooks in drupal 7 block hook_block. The important part to look at in this function is the variable named $my_data we're initializing it with an odd-looking call to drupal_static()the drupal_static() function is new to drupal 7, and provides functions with a temporary storage bin for data that should stick around even after they're done executing. Using hook_theme to style module output edition which really helped because it showed several examples using the drupal 6 hook_theme web design, drupal.
This is an update to a previous post i wrote on adding classes to blocks in drupal 7 skip to main the function we'll define is hook_theme_suggestions_block. The second hook is the theme hook you want to preprocess (eg theme_node, theme_block preprocessing fields from a module in drupal 7. Just wanted to know if it's possible to create a custom block in drupal 7 without using the block hooks hook_block_info() or hook_block_configure() etc my requirement is adding dynamic blocks to. A framework for easily creating beautiful presentations using html.
Its has very nice almost 50 block regions fully responsive and multi-purpose drupal 7 theme powered by thanks responsive miracle for decreeing themes.
Create your own drupal 7 modules from scratch specifically written for drupal 7 development write your own drupal modules, themes drupal hook implementations. In my last drupal post i wrote about preprocess functions here’s another one on the same subject one common task in preprocessing is adding template (theme hook) suggestions. In this blog post we give a step by step tutorial on creating forms with draggable elements with ‘hook_block define a theme implementation using ‘hook.