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Magento 1.4 Themes Design by Richard Carter

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Installing and activating a Magento theme

One of the fundamental tasks for a Magento theme designer is to be able to install and activate a theme. Firstly, chose a theme from the Magento Connect community at http://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect/filter/community/design. For this example, you'll be using the Blank theme available at http://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect/Magento+Core/extension/518/blank-theme:

Installing and activating a Magento theme

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The Blank theme is already installed in Magento 1.4, but provides an easy example to display package installation and activation within Magento.

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