Category: Drupal

Drupal 7: Adding and deleting Users

Drupal 7 - People page - Create user

Drupal provides a simple user-interface to create or delete the users from Drupal system. User accounts are required to login into Drupal system to access Drupal functionality. In this article I am going to explain the steps required to create…

Drupal 7: Creating a module (Part – 6)

We are almost done with our module. Just we have to implement the functionality when the module is installed or uninstalled. Drupal 7 loads the functionality from “.install” file whenever the module is installed or uninstalled. We need to write…

Drupal 7: Creating a module (Part – 4)

Drupal 7 - Configuration - "Example node settings" form

As of now we have created a node on Configuration page to place the link to change example module’s configuration settings. Now we have to implement the functionality to run when the user clicks on Example node from Configuration page.…

Drupal 7: How to enable/disable Modules?

Drupal 7 - Modules page with Example module information

Drupal allows to extend its functionality through modules. Drupal will display all installed modules in its modules page. And it allows to enable or disable the modules. Drupal will load and run the modules which are enabled. This article explains…

Drupal 7: Creating a module (Part – 1)

Drupal 7 - Modules page with Example module information

Drupal is a famous Content Management System used to build web-sites. Drupal allows to extend its functionality by creating modules. Drupal has its own Core modules and allows users to develop their own modules say Contributed modules and link with…

How to run test cases in Drupal?

Drupal - Test result page

Testing module in Drupal is useful for running automated test cases. It can be used to verify the working state of Drupal before and after any code changes. This article explains how to run test cases in Drupal. This applies…

How to bootstrap Drupal from other applications?

Drupal bootstrap will load necessary commonly used functionality and it allows to bootstrap from other applications easily. Drupal allows to bootstrap its functionality by phase wise like basic initialization, caching, database layer, initialize variable system, etc.,. That means you can…

How to update Drupal core?

Drupal - Available updates

When any Drupal core updates are available, Drupal will display available updates in Available updates report. This report is available only when you enable the Update manager module. This article explains how to update Drupal core. Step (1). Take a…