I want to extend the customer account creation template (register.phtml) of the Luma theme. I copied the register.phtml to my custom theme directory:


and modified it. After flushing the cache and refreshing the browser I can't see my changes.

What is wrong?

Is it always necessary to copy the template in a custom theme folder or is it also possible to copy it to the view folder of my custom module?



  • app\design\frontend\vendor\theme_name\Magento_Customer\templates – Mage Solution Dec 23 '15 at 10:17
  • Try deleting the cache manually from var/cache and delete all folders, it might help. – Fayyaz Khattak Dec 23 '15 at 10:32

Solution: I tried the hints, but they didn't solve the problem. After searching for a while I figured out the following path which is working:



your current path of template file is worng


the correct path will be

  • I changed the path, but there is no effect! – ClassMP Dec 23 '15 at 10:07
  • disabled the cache then check – Qaisar Satti Dec 23 '15 at 10:11

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