The images for the slider should be chosen in the admin panel. I am new to magento. Kindly tell me how to implement owl carousel. I don't want to use free extensions.

I included the css file link in cms_page_view.xml like this->

<page xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation="urn:magento:framework:View/Layout/etc/page_configuration.xsd">
    <css src="Magento_Cms::css/owl.carousel.css" />

    <referenceContainer name="content">
        <block class="Magento\Cms\Block\Page" name="cms_page"/>

Is this correct?

  • + for answer acceptance :) – Shoaib Munir Aug 13 '19 at 5:37

Since you need specific to luma theme, My suggestion that you do it in module leve.

Add requirejs-config.js file in app/code/Vendor/Module/view/frontend/requirejs-config.js add owlcarousel js entry:

var config = {
paths: {
    'myowl': 'Vendor_Module/js/owl.carousel'
 shim: {
    'myowl': {
        deps: ['jquery']

then add your owl js file in: app/code/Vendor/Module/view/frontend/web/js/owl.carousel.js

You need to run frontend deployment command after this.

then you can call owl carousel in any phtml file or js file using this:


        // the below must be as per your requirement

            navigation : true,
            autoplay: true,
            autoplayHoverPause: false,
            autoplaySpeed: 2000,
            loop: true,
            smartSpeed: 450

Hope this will help

  • I am not using custom theme now. I want to apply straight in luma theme. So where is luma theme files located? – Kowsigan Atsayam Aug 5 '19 at 17:36
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    Check my updated answer, this will work in any theme. Even in luma – Shoaib Munir Aug 6 '19 at 4:23
  • Can you give any full tutorial link for this? – Kowsigan Atsayam Aug 6 '19 at 8:29
  • Where I can insert images? – Kowsigan Atsayam Aug 6 '19 at 9:13
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    migration.js would not be the reason, there should be 2 callings of jQuery. you need to search on code and remove one. There should be one jquery in dom. You have figured out a good point (Y) – Shoaib Munir Aug 6 '19 at 15:26

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