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I am using Magento2 version CE-2.2.4 i installed npm,grunt on fresh project but when i am running command

grunt exec:theme

then it create an error Loading "Gruntfile.js" tasks...ERROR

SyntaxError: Unexpected token { Warning: Task "exec:theme" not found. Use --force to continue.

I have tried by using force command but did not work.

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It seems like you have not defined your theme registration for grunt.

Go to dev\tools\grunt\configs\themes.js file from your root directory:

And assign your theme cofiguration as shown below:

Themename: {
        area: 'frontend',
        name: 'theme/Themename',
        locale: 'en_US',
        files: [
            'css/styles-m',
            'css/styles-l'
        ],
        dsl: 'less'
    },

Then run your command again.

  • I have already added my new theme in theme.js file but no luck! – Charul Tyagi Oct 11 '18 at 10:38
  • Please check if your theme name does not have hyphen(-) or underscore(_) – Chandra Prakash Gupta Oct 11 '18 at 10:50
  • yes no hyphen(-) and underscore(_) i tried on fresh m2 installation but not wokring with grunt. – Charul Tyagi Oct 11 '18 at 10:52
  • Okay do one thing, go to your root directory. There should be a file "Gruntfile.js.sample". Rename it with Gruntfile.js. then try – Chandra Prakash Gupta Oct 11 '18 at 11:05
  • I already did this we need to rename file on root Gruntfile.js,package.json and grunt-config.json. – Charul Tyagi Oct 11 '18 at 11:27

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