Post by JWire » Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:58 am

Hi, I wanted to rename my theme folder from ex. theme783 to customtheme. Do I just change the current theme to default in admin setting, rename theme783 to customtheme in ftp, then change back the default theme to customtheme in admin? What else do I need to edit?



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Post by straightlight » Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:29 am

1 - No OC version posted
2 - Leaving the default folder name as it is
3 - Renaming the custom theme folder name before uploading and extracting the package on the production server and installing it from the OC admin

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Post by IP_CAM » Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:38 am

Well, you will find out easy, if you just rename the Theme Directory.
and then, you have to check your .../template/common/header.tpl file,
it either contains Lines like this:

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wich would have to be renamed as well.
Or then, it looks about like this:

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catalog/view/theme/<?php echo $this->config->get('config_template');?>/....
and then, you don't have to change anything else, to usually make it work.
EXEPT: if you use some theme-specific VqMods, containing direct 'theme-name' Linkings,

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<file name='catalog/view/theme/theme783/ ........'>
BUT if you use a Custom Theme, wich add's it's own
system/.. - controller/.. - model/ .. Files + Code, you might have to change other Code as well... ::)


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