You might face situations where all of a sudden the download links have stopped working in your Drupal 7 website. The path to download file appears legitimate, but when we click on the down load link it will take you to the 404 page. This mostly happens with download links having white spaces.
Drupal theme regions are specific areas defined in a theme into which we place blocks. We can create several regions based on our layout requirements. We define the regions in the theme's info file.
It is easy to show an image pop-up in Colorbox using Views in a Drupal website. You just have to change the image formatter in Views. However if you don't have a View and you still want to load the image in Colorbox, you can do it using jQuery. Read on to know how to load an image in Colorbox using jQuery in a Drupal 7 website.
We have been facing the error message "Fatal error: Class 'PDO' not found in includes/database/database.inc on line 184" in one of our Drupal sites. Googling up the error text had brought out a number of solutions which did not help to resolve the error in our case as there is no single cause of the error. However we managed to solve it using a different method. If you are facing the same scenario in your Drupal site and want to know how to solve fatal error with Class 'PDO' in Drupal sites the continue reading for the solution.
Today many websites use social media buttons(Facebook, Google plus, etc). One of the modules we use in our Drupal sites is Add This. However we have to copy the code to the block each time we want to alter the theme. Often we will not get the proper icon we are looking for. In such a scenario we can implement this functionality using the Drupal Widgets and Social Media module. If you are facing any problems with installing the Widgets and Social Media module and want to know how to install and configure the Widgets and Social Media module in Drupal 7 then follow the instructions given below.
Recently we had faced a problem in a Drupal site after installing Memcached on a server with CentOS and having csf as firewall. Memcache is a process which is always running in memory and the server is configured to send automated mails regarding this process. So we need to exclude this process from csf. If you are facing the same problem in your Drupal site and want to know how to whitelist a process in csf, then read on to get the solution
In this article we will be explaining a small feature we implemented in our Drupal themes, its called Slideshow. Will be explaining how to create and implement Slideshow feature for your theme. Before we start, hope you all know about PHP templates and Java Script, because these two play a major role in implementing the slide show.
Colorbox is a pretty nice JQuery plugin having a lot of cool features. Recently we had worked on a Drupal project in which we had to load some content programmatically via Colorbox. To be more specific we had to load the Drupal node/add form within Colorbox before presenting it to the user. If you are facing the same scenario in your Drupal site and want to know how to load a node/add form inside a Colorbox popup then follow the steps mentioned here.
We were requested by a client to create a Twitter application in their Drupal site which would post the published content automatically on Twitter. If you want to know how to create a Twitter app for posting published content on Twitter in a Drupal 7 site, then continue reading
In one of my Drupal based shopping cart site powered by Ubercart, the products were customizable(ie, end users had the permission to edit the product). So in order not to overwrite the existing product and to save the changes made by the end user, I had to create a new node with all the values of the product. So I created a new content type and related this to the product content type and saved the node as a new one. If you want to know how to convert a custom content type in a Drupal site into an Ubercart product, read on.
In positive testing our intention is to prove that an application will work on giving valid input data. i.e. testing a system by giving its corresponding valid inputs.
Consider Drupal webpage containing a textbox whose specified requirement in the SRS document is to accept only numbers. In that case when we perform positive testing, we will give only numbers as input data in the textbox and analyse whether the application is working properly or not. Here, our expectation is that the text box should accept the given input values.
Tags are very helpful when it comes to searching. You may get accurate search results, if you have given correct tags for your content. In Drupal 7, there is a default 'tag' field for 'article' and 'page' content type. The million dollar question is 'What if these are not the content types that you have used to create your content'?. Don't worry , continue reading to find how to add tags for your custom content type.
We were requested to create an online envelope editor using Drupal by one of our clients. We knew that we needed to create an HTML template as the base for the online editor. So we proceeded to develop a Drupal application which would create an HTML template using the input provided by the user which would be used to create the envelope.
We were faced with a situation in one of our clients Drupal sites where we had to add View relationships programmatically with custom database tables. The site was running on Drupal 7. If you are faced with the same situation in your Drupal site and want to know how to add View relationships programmatically with custom database tables in Drupal 7 then read on to know the solution.
Zyxware Technologies is now a Technology Partner for QUEST Alliance in the Skills to Succeed Program which is a global corporate citizenship initiative of Accenture.
QUEST Alliance was founded in the year 2005 as a program of the International Youth Foundation (IYF), financially supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to help educators and educational institutions drive the use of technology in teaching and learning.
One of our Drupal clients requested us to create an online envelope editor in their Drupal site. The envelope was a product in Ubercart as the site was a Drupal e-commerce site. The envelope was to be edited by the user of the site using a form interface. We needed to add custom fields to the product content type in Ubercart to get the feature up and running. If you want to know how to add custom fields to a product content type in Ubercart, read on to find out how we did it.
One of our Drupal clients requested us to display the main menu in two different blocks on the same Drupal site. If you want to know how to place the same menu in two different blocks in your Drupal site then read on to know how we figured it out without duplicating code.
Just follow the steps below.