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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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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Few admin grid not loading : M2.1.14

I'm using magento 2.1.14 version and in admin side i'm not able to access Content > Design > Configuration grid. In console tab of browser error showing it's: TypeError: this.storage(...) is ...
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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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Change system config from child theme

I would like to know if it's possible to change some default system value with a child theme. For example, if I go to Configuration > Catalog > Product Review > Allow Guests to Write Reviews....
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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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Magento 2.1.16 theme fallback not working on NGINX server

Thank you for the help. I already did it and it worked a bit. But there were other sections of the theme which were broken. Finally, after spending some more issue, I found that after upgrade to ...
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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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snowdog front tool for Magento 2

I am using magento 2.1.15 and I am trying to use the snowdog front tool for creating the theme for my project. Along side I am using snowdog blank theme as my parent theme. Basically the blank theme ...
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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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How to Deploy Child Theme in Magento 2?

How should I deploy child theme? Shell, I deploy only child theme or should I do both child and parent, if so what's the correct order?
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Magento 2 Override image problem (static image of parent theme)

Having a parent theme, I have created a child theme. (Magento 2.2) Parent theme: Mgs/claue Child theme: Bee/elag In the web there is a Title of page with a background css: .page-title-wrapper { ...
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Using LESS variables in extended LESS file Magento 2

I need to use LESS Variables in my extended LESS file in my theme. I've this code in my _extend.less in this location My_Magento\app\design\frontend\<My_Vendor>\<My_Theme>\web\i18n\fa_IR\...
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Custom layout .xml in child-theme works locally, but not on the server

I have a strange problem. In our custom child-theme we have some simple layout files, for example removing the wishlist links and sidebar or moving page title, category image, etc into the content ...
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How to create a magento 2 Child and parent custom theme?

Please explain how to setup a child theme with step by step instructions.
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Magento Production Custom theme custom css file is not loading

My custom theme is not loading the compiled Less CSS file. In the theme layout XML, I am loading the CSS files as below in default_head_blocks.xml: <page xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/...
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Child theme does not load menu or parent theme components

i'm using magento 2.1.6. I'm using the theme everything and I want to extend one of their child themes into a new child theme. I am using these files and this structure: folder: app/design/...
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Getting Cannot read property 'nodeName' of undefined in magento 2 console

I am getting this error on all of the pages except the HOMEPAGE, i am using a custom theme whose parent theme is LUMA.
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Child theme is loaded before parent theme

I have created child theme but on page css from child theme is loaded before css from parent theme, and I don't get correct style. Is there a way to specific order of loading scripts from theme (to ...
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Creating a child theme within a child theme in Magento 2.1.7

so I'm relatively new to Magento and downloaded a theme (Eren - off themeforest) to build a site off. The theme i wanted to use (eren-4) is already a child theme to eren-1 (the parent theme). I ...
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Magento2 - Child Theme CSS location

i am struggling to find the information i want regarding the location and method by which magento2 child themes inherit the custom css stylesheet. From my limited understanding of inheritance in ...
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Magento 2 - Creating a child theme

I purchased a theme for a Magento 2 website. I know want to create a child theme to modify some of the styles, etc. The theme purchased is called Porto and resides in /app/design/frontend/Smartwave/...
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CDATA in my .xml is creating orphan /> closing tag in <body>

When I made my child theme, I wanted to extend the local.xml of the parent theme, so instead of creating my own local.xml (which would replace the parent one instead of extending it), I created a ...
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Is it possible to import all style from base theme into custom theme in magento 2 and how?

I have newly started working on magento 2 . I have created custom theme by keep luma theme as parent. I want to import all css of parent theme in custom theme of magento 2.
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Child theme not being picked up on product detail page

I'm using Porto theme. I have created a child theme and its working everywhere but the product detail pages. On those pages it falls back to the default porto theme for all of its templates. For ...
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Inheritance from 3rd party template

I'm trying to create my own template and inheritance from another that I bought on themestore. I think it's a good practice, just for change some things, doing this way the 3rd party template is ...
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No content is displaying on the main content area

My Homepage , Login and Create an Account pages are blank. Only the header, nav menu and footer are showing. Main content area is not showing. However, when accessing CMS about-us page the cms block ...