How to enable maintenance mode in Drupal

Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:54 pm by Jithin

In this documentation, we can check how to enable maintenance mode in Drupal.


1) Login to Drupal admin panel.

2) Click the tab ‘Configuration’.

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3) Find the subcategory ‘Development’.

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4) Click the option ‘Maintenance Mode’.

Maintenance mode in Drupal


5) Click on  ‘Put site into maintenance mode’.

Maintenance mode in Drupal


6) Enter the message which you want to display while your site is in maintenance mode.

Maintenance mode in Drupal


7) Click ‘Save Configuration’.

Maintenance mode in Drupal


8) That will enable the maintenance mode and site will show you the maintenance mode message.

Maintenance mode in Drupal

That is how we can enable maintenance mode in Drupal.


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