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Drupal for Education and E-Learning - Second Edition by Bill Fitzgerald, James R. Robertson

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Installing modules and themes

As you run and administer your Drupal site, you will need to install and enable different contributed modules and themes. To understand how to install contributed modules and themes, we will need to take a brief look at the Drupal's directory structure, as pictured in the following screenshot:

Installing modules and themes

As seen in the preceding screenshot, the directory structure contains seven directories, in addition to 20 files in the base folder of the Drupal installation.

Files

On looking at the files in the base folder of the Drupal installation, we will see three different types of files: an .htaccess file, a series of .txt files, and a series ...

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