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Drupal 7 Themes by Ric Shreves

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Overriding templates and themable functions

The templates and themable functions employed by your site control the HTML formatting for the final display of the contents. While CSS gives you one level of control over look and feel to make significant changes to the functionality or the page layout, you will need to work with the templates or the functions.

The default templates and themable functions are located in a variety of places inside the distro. Moreover, since a theme developer can also create theme-specific templates and themable functions, you may find these items located inside the active theme's directory.

Like CSS styles, all templates and themable functions in a Drupal site can be overridden. As we saw with stylesheets, there is a ...

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