EasyThemes

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Enables direct access to stylesheets, modules, page layouts and image
sizes - not only in case of multiple themes a click number reducer.

After successful installation, log in to the backend and go to the “Users” tab in “User Management”. From the user list, select the user who is to benefit from EasyThemes. Click on theEdit User edit symbol and then check the box “Activate EasyTheme” in the last section of the user administration.

Activate EasyTheme

Under Active Modules you determine which modules are to be displayed.

The following modules are available:

  • Edit Theme: Here you can edit the settings of the theme.
  • Style sheets: Here you can create new stylesheets and edit existing ones.
  • Frontend modules: Here you can create new frontend modules and edit existing ones.
  • Page Layouts: Here you can create new page layouts and edit existing ones.
  • Image sizes: Here you can create new image sizes and edit existing ones.

The internal CSS editor is deprecated and will be removed in one of the next Contao versions!

In EasyTheme mode you have to choose one of four display types.

context menu: The selection menu appears when you right-click on themes.

EasyTheme mode: Context menu

Mouseover: The selection menu appears when you mouse over themes.

EasyTheme Mode: Mouseover

DOM Inject: The selection menu is displayed directly under Themes.

EasyTheme Mode: DOM Inject

Backend modules (without selecting a reference group):Creates an additional backend module above the “Contents” section.

EasyTheme mode: Backend modules (without selecting a reference group)

Backend Module (with selection of a reference group): Creates an additional backend module under the selected section.

EasyTheme mode: Backend modules (with selection of a reference group)

Take your time and still be faster.