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Questions tagged [theme-fallback]

Questions about the fallback mechanism for themes: Magento looks up resources in the theme directories and if they don't exist, falls back to the parent or default theme. For questions about developing child themes in particular, use the parent-child-theme tag instead.

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Magento Grunt Less Compilation behaves weird

I have a custom theme Mycompany/mytheme including <Magento>/<blank> as parent. The locale is set to de_DE. When I execute php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy de_DE everything ...
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Per Store Widget Instance Block References

I have a multi store magento site set up. There is just the 2 Websites and a single store view each. They both use different themes of the same package. Now setting up a block in local.xml of Website ...
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2.2 static-content deploy generates extra themes

Since version 2.2, static-content:deploy for a theme will generate themes not specified using the --theme flag. So before in 2.1.x I would generate a theme for 3 languages and get exactly 3 themes. ...
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Troubleshooting process for modules which break depending on theme

I'm struggling with a module (Sphinx Search Ultimate by Mirasvit) I've installed using the Intenso theme. I can see the module works fine in RWD (a default Magento theme). In Intenso, I can see the ...
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Magento 2 custom theme based on parent Luma theme necessary files

I created my custom theme based on Magento Luma theme: In /app/design/frontend/MyVendorName/ncs-theme/theme.xml I added <parent>Magento/luma</parent> But when I look at my frontend I see ...
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Magento not producing style-l.css,etc for extended theme having luma as parent?

Unexpected behavior from magento after trying to make mycustomtheme with parent luma. When I put _extend.less in incorrect location: app/design/frontend/mevendor/mycustomtheme/css/source (missing web ...
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Frequent Theme Switch Due to Cache

I am using Magento 2.2.7 on a vps. I am using SM Market Theme. Due to Language problem of Theme support team, they are unable to understand the issue, thus I am not getting the solution. In the ...
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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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How to set 2 different themes for Mobile and Desktop in Magento 2.1.7 without changing the core file

I am working on Magento store version 2.1. I'm required to show a different layout and design on the Mobile device, which is different from my default view. For this I added a theme in the root ...
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Magento 2 Required parameter 'theme_dir' was not passed

1 exception(s): Exception #0 (InvalidArgumentException): Required parameter 'theme_dir' was not passed Exception #0 (InvalidArgumentException): Required parameter 'theme_dir' was not passed #0 /var/...
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Search result page not displaying items defined in different default.xml files for theme

I am working on developing a theme. I overrode the default.xml layout file for theme in my, VENDOR/THEME/Magento_Theme/layout/override/base/default.xml. In this file, I have defined some overrides ...
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Magento 2 with blank theme : no product on the homepage

With Blank Theme activated on my fresh install of Magento 2.1.3, all the sample data products of the front page don't show up anymore. Is this a bug ? If not, how can I get the products to show up in ...
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home page goes back to default when changing store

I have setup a website with 2 stores (english and welsh). I am usng a custom built layout,template and skin. When I attempt to change language (home page only) the home page reverts to the base ...
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Custom Cart Cross-Sell Item

I am trying to add a cross-sell product to a custom cart page. The regular process for adding cross-sell products to products in the admin panel does now show up in our cart. Is there a file/ line of ...
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Finding static block name

I am working on theme, but installed sample data as i didn't have data to work on. Now that i am using my own package and theme, the previous default theme left a broken series of images which were ...
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Magento2 how to show header and footer in Luma basic checkout?

I'm using Magento2, Hyva-Themes, and I've enabled the checkout from admin with this path frontend/Magento/luma. Now here, I can show header and footer from admin, but they are the default header and ...
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Change width in custom theme - Magento 2

I created a new theme inheriting from Luma based on some totorias, the only change I made was to put it in _theme.less // Widths @layout__width: ''; @ layout__max-width: 100%; @ layout-indent__width: ...
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Custom Module and custom theme layout

I create a small module who add a button to the wishlist page. I make a file wishlist_index_index.xml in Vendor/Module/view/frontend/layout/ <?xml version="1.0"?> <page xmlns:xsi="http://...
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Error while uploading site from local to live server

I have uploaded the quick-start package of theme sm-g3shop in my localhost , it was working fine showing exactly the demo website but when i have uploaded that website on live server from localhost ...
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Manual Installed Theme is not working

I have installed the theme manually and performed all the changes according to the documentation guide but still my homepage doesn't respond to the changes. It keeps showing like the screenshot. I ...
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magento 2 child theme location

I am not sure which directoy to setup my child theme for a theme I purchased. The original directory of the theme is: app/design/frontend/Codazon/fastest/fashion there are a whole bunch of other ...
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Enterprise Edition theme fallback

The theme fallback on CE is custom-package/custom-theme custom-package/default base/default However in the Enterprise Edition, there is an added enterprise/default package and theme. So does the ...
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How to divide the cart page into several pages in magento for mobile theme?

I am asked to create a mobile theme without using any responsive theme. So I have created a custom mobile theme by copying the magento's "iphone" theme to my package and modifying it. i.e. app/...
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What's the right way to add assets to layout XMLs in CE 1.9 and EE 1.14?

I want to add another css file in the header on every page. In earlier versions, I would have Copied app/design/frontend/base/default/layouts/page.xml to app/design/frontend/my_package/my_theme/...
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Child Theme, who can point me in the right direction?

I am working on a website in Magento. I've created a custom design package with a child- and a parenttheme. However, I can't get the child/perenttheme setting to work, despite all the articles (for ...
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How to load image from default skin if image does not exist in custom skin?

I have a custom skin /skin/frontend/venedor/myskin/ this skin has a default folder: /skin/frontend/venedor/default/ I have a css file /skin/frontend/venedor/myskin/css/stlye.css where an image is ...
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