Questions tagged [parent-child-theme]

Magento parent/child infinite theme fallback system is new as of version 1.9.0. The system provides a pathway to set a parent theme to inherit the layout and themes of the parent.

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Make disable for child categories of disabled parent

iam using magento 2.3.5p2 , so i want to make that "when i disable parent of categories automatically disable children as well ". in my case i have to disable parents and each subcategories ...
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How to override carousel.phtml file in Magento 2 custom theme

I want to override below Page builder Carousel phtml file in my custom theme. Please provide magento standard way for this. vendor/magento/module-page-builder/view/frontend/templates/catalog/product/...
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How to remove JS if it's defined in requirejs-config.js section "deps" of the parent theme

Have an interesting question. How can I get rid of js module changing files only in my current theme if js was required in the parent theme (this theme is used by other themes as a parent) In ...
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Custom CSS file not available on front end

I have created a child theme of parent theme, and declared default_head_blocks.xml at <child_theme_dir>/Magento_Theme/layout folder with following content: <?xml version="1.0"?> &...
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How add extension/css/js to the parent theme?

I am quite new to magento :) We are using an external theme (hyva) which inherits from luma. This external theme does not have a checkout module, so when we navigate to the checkout form, it falls ...
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magento 2.4.3 Custom theme "Required parameter theme_dir was not passed"

I'm trying to create custom theme in my magento 2.4.3. I m getting error "" have written like this below. 1 exception(s): Exception #0 (InvalidArgumentException): Required parameter '...
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Exception #0: Warning: include(/var/www/html/vendor/magento/module-catalog/view/frontend/templates/product/view/attribute.phtml)

I am getting this error when I try to open to product catalog page in Magento 2.4.3 Custom theme? Exception #0 (Exception): Warning: include(/var/www/html/vendor/magento/module-catalog/view/frontend/...
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Luma Child Theme error

I have been following a guide to creating a Custom Luma child theme. When I followed the guide everything seems to be fine except when I do setup:static-content:deploy I get this error: Compilation ...
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Magento frontend is breaks and shows correctly magento 2.4.2

After I set up the production mode my store is working correctly, but sometimes at the page load design get's broken and loading correctly how to fix it Magento 2.4.2. I had run the below commands. I ...
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How to create _extend_child.less for grand children theme

I am new to Magento 2. I am having difficulty in creating a child theme. However I have created the child theme now I am facing how to add source for child them. In my configuration, I have created ...
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Changes in the child custom theme are not visible in the front end

<referenceBlock name="footer_links"> <block class="Magento\Framework\View\Element\Html\Link\Current" name="about-us" before="search-term-popular-link&...
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How to change the front look of the website as it is showing without css?

I made the custom theme with the parent theme luma and now applied it as well but site lost its css.
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Style is not loading in the child theme

I am new in the magento 2 and created child theme first time , you can see here http://www.neplyn.in/staging/ Css is not loading not sure why. DO I need to copy the parent theme css and put in child ...
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How to override js files in Child theme? Magento 2.4

I've been overriding a few files in our child theme which seems to work perfectly, however, I don't seem to be able to override JS files. In this case, I'm trying to increase the yearRange in the ...
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Luma child not appearing in Admin

I am trying to set up a child theme of Luma but it's not appearing in the Admin area. I have checked I have it set up correctly, I think I have. Main area I'm worried about is that the original Luma ...
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Magento 2.4 - Build Child Theme parent of theme installed via composer

) I need a tip. I've installed a theme via composer and I need to create a child theme having as parent a theme installed via composer. path of theme installed via composer: vendor/{vendor}/{theme}/ ...
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Override a parent theme in vendor with a child theme in app Magento 2.3

I have made a theme that is a child to a customized theme that is a child of Luma. My theme lives in: app/design/frontend/{mycompany}/{mythemename}/ My themes parent lives in: vendor/{...
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Adding CSS to child themes _extend.less has no effect

I have set up a child theme of Luma and can see it is being loaded by looking at the page source in the browser. I now want to customise the styling of the theme. I followed the instructions here: ...
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Magento2 Content -> Design -> Configuration Tables are empty

I am using Magento-2.3.4 and came to the page to change the theme and I saw only the empty tables. I looked for answers and they said allow_url_fopen to be on but it is already on. What should I do ...
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Creating child theme how will I add css for extensions I have installed [duplicate]

I am newbie in Magento. Template monster theme has already been installed and along with that I have installed many extensions. Now for adding custom css I have installed child theme . I am not ...
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How to delete custom child theme in magento2

I clone my theme to set child theme. I deleted child theme folders in app/design/frontend/ and app/code//ThemeOptions/fixtures but in admin backend it's not removed. I flush cache , Please let me know ...
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Magento 2 Parent's theme styles are not loading in the child theme

I have create a child theme that extends from magento-luma theme by following the steps below: app/design/frontend/Company/parent/registration.php <?php \Magento\Framework\Component\...
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Magento2.2.5 make root.phtml load from child theme folder

I am developing a custom "child" theme based off Luma and wondering how I might add a custom root.phtml . I have copied the entire contents of the vendor/theme-frontend-luma to my app/design/frontend/ ...
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Magento2.2.5 Luma child theme not using default_head_blocks.xml in child theme folder

I have a Magento 2.2.5 based multi-store view website. What we want to do is take the Luma theme and create a custom child theme from it. Each store view (we have 3) would use its own child theme of ...
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Is it necessary to use a child theme?

I'm using Magento 2.3.1 and Porto theme, that theme is a hassle to install. Just got it done. This is a Porto child theme Is it necessary to install it? is there an easy way to install it without ...
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Inheriting CSS in child theme's child theme

I'm relatively new to this, so i hope someone can help me out. In my store i have a child theme of blank. The changes in this child theme get properly displayed on the store front and everything not ...
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Declaration of overridden method should be compatible with parent class

This is my custom class: class Collection extends \Magento\CatalogSearch\Model\ResourceModel\Search\Collection { public function _getSelectCountSql($select = null, $resetLeftJoins = true) { $...
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Creating grandchild themes

I'm using ultimo theme for a multi store configuration. Since I have to update the theme regularly I don't want to make changes to the base files of it.But I've to make some changes which apply to all ...
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How to find the file in getchildhtml('customer') in magento 2

How i find this file and i want to add some fields here <?php echo $block->getChildHtml('customer_form_register_layout3');?> i search in app/design/theme/childtheme/custom module but ...
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How to create new theme in magento 2 without parent theme delcartion?

What if i don't declare parent theme in theme.xml while creating new theme in magento 2? will the new theme work properly?
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Changes in Parent Luma theme is not reflected in Child Luma theme in Magento 2.3.0?

I have created seven child themes and one parent theme for these seven child themes. All seven child themes points to their parent theme, we've named "Master". <theme> <title>Child ...
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Magento 2 Child theme of Luma change media query

I have a custom theme that is a child of Luma. I see the styles-l min-width is set at 768px. Up until then the styles-m is active. I know if it was in my custom theme I could set that in my ...
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Why do I get an exception when trying to append a block to a container in a parent theme?

I'm following an exercise in the ebook 'No-Frills-Magento-2-Layout' by Alan Storm (excellent book so far btw) and am coming across a slight issue for which I am not sure what I am doing wrong. I am ...
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Specific Theme for specific language, can I compile each theme in just the applicable languages?

We have a site that has been designed with a new theme for each language and each language on a different URL. It's not how I would have built it but we have to "run what you brung". The problem I ...
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magento 2 extend theme only on desktop

In a child theme (luma is parent), how do I extend a desktop theme but not mobile? something like: if desktop "color:teal;" else "" <--- do nothing. I'm using _extend.less, so far changes are ...
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Error in css and js in child theme in Magento 1

I'm having a problem loading style sheets and scripts. I created a child theme, and I did not add any css or js to it. Even so, the magento looks for them in the son theme instead of the father. I'll ...
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Which one of the elements automatically render all it's children in layout (m2)

automatically render all it's children <layout> <container> <block> <action> I feel like i've tried several now and they're not working for me. any of them. ugghhhh
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Magento 2.2.4 Upgrade issue : Area is already set

I have upgraded to version 2.2.4 from 2.2.3 now I'm getting error when try to save theme seting
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Is it possible to have a child of a child theme in Magento 2

I have a theme installed using Magento 2 and I then have a child theme which I am using to make customisations. Is it also possible to then create a child them of that child which I can use to make ...
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Magento Theme not applying on 1.9

I am using Magento 1.9 and using the theme elegance . I have installed the theme manually from extracting the files in root directory and by following the instructions in the site domain. But my theme ...
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Magento 2 : Child theme not displaying Products

I've created child theme based on(Parent) default luma theme. I had this setup with My Magento 2.2.3 with Sample Data. Child theme is working fine, I enabled it. But problem i am getting is that ...
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Error in developing magento 2.2 theme (Warning: DOMDocument::loadXML(): ...)

config: php 7.0.22 mamp 4.2 Magento-2.2.2 without sample data localhost running. Hello! Currently I'm trying to learn how to develop a custom theme for magento, i followed the following steps : ...
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Magento 2 Luma Theme inherence error 2.2.1 CE

I have a problem when I add a new theme in my new Magento 2.2.1 CE from scratch, and I try to inherent Luma theme. I sow to many examples but nothing work for me. If I put as parent blank work well ...
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Magento 2 theme HELP

Not long ago I made my first Magento 2 custom/child theme so that my website changes won't be erased when I upgrade to another version. I now want to override some core Magento 2 files that I need ...
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Magento 2: Background gradient and image

Magento 2.2.1 custom theme which inherits from Magento/blank. I am trying to assign a background which has a radial gradient as the bottom layer and an image as the top layer. Assigning a solid ...
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Magento 2 add new block template file

I am trying to add a new phtml template file (in my child theme) of a custom module (not mine). Here is the block : {{block class="Sm\FilterProducts\Block\FilterProducts" template="Sm_FilterProducts:...
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Editing my child theme

I've created a child theme by adding files to C:\xampp\htdocs\magento\app\design\frontend\Magento\themename In this, I have a theme.xml file, a registration.php file, web folder, media folder and a ...
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child themes style not apply in magento2

I have create child themes and select child themes, have style(style-l.css,style-m.css) not able to apply for this theme and site has been messed up.
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What bare-bones starter theme should I use given a certain layout?

I am working on a Magento 2.1.7 shop. I need to create a custom theme where most pages have the layout below: I have not done a great job at creating a child theme from scratch. I need an ...
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Completely overwrite parent theme layout from the default.xml file of the child theme

I am working on a Magento 2.1.7 shop. To achieve this, I have created a child-theme of Magento Blank. I am new to Magento unfamiliarized with the complexity of overwriting the parent theme's layout ...
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