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To change the default Template for the Site (Front-end) or Administrator (Back-end), follow these steps:
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===Choose your Joomla! Version===
{{:To access the Template Manager|}}
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{{other versions/navbox|The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' Tutorial is available in these versions:-|version}}
 
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<noinclude>[[Category:Beginners]][[Category:Tutorials]][[Category:Template Development]]</noinclude>
From here you manage your templates for Front-end and Back-end. The default view shows your installed Front-end templates.
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The default template for the Front-end is marked with a star; in the image below it is  rhuk_milkyway.
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To change the default template to beez:
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* click the radio button left from the template name to select it;
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* click "Default" on the toolbar;
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the star changes from rhuk_milkyway to beez and you are done.
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[[Image:Tpl_tut_switch_template_2.png]]
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=== Assigning more than one template for the Front-end ===
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Joomla! gives you the option of switching between two or more templates on the Front-end. This is done with "Menu Assignment", so you can set different templates for each menu or only a menu item.
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Click on: Extensions -> Template Manager
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You see your installed templates, now choose a template which is '''not''' set as your default one.
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Click on the template name '''or''' hit the radio button to the left of the template name, and click "Edit" on the toolbar.
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You now see the page "Template: [ Edit ]", click the radio button "Select from List" in the "Menu Assignment" block and choose the menu items on which the template will be shown.
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Click "Save" on the toolbar and you´re done.
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[[Image:Tpl_tut_switch_template_3.png]]
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[[Category:Beginners]]
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[[Category:Templates]]
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[[Category:Tutorials]]
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Revision as of 08:07, 20 June 2013

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