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  • How to Block IP Address in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:51 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to block an IP address in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Configuration’. 3) Go to the section ‘People’.   4) Click the section ‘IP address blocking’   5) Enter the IP address.   6) Click the button ‘Add’.   That is how we can block IP address in Drupal.   If you need any further assistance please contact our support de   [...]

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    How to Enable Clean URLs in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:51 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to enable clean URLs in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Configuration’. 3) Go to the section ‘Search and Metadata’.   4) Click on the section ‘Clean URLs’.   5) Tick the check box near to the option ‘Enable Clean URLs’. 6) Click on the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can enable clean URLs in Drupal.   If you n   [...]

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    Date and Time Settings in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:51 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to set the date and time in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Configuration’. 3) Go to the section ‘Regional and Language’.   4) Select the section ‘Date and Time’.   5) Select the format.   6) Click the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can set the date and time in Drupal.   If you need any further assistance   [...]

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    How to Add Content Type in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:51 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn how to add content type in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Structure’.   3) Click on the option ‘Content Types’.   4) Click the button ‘Add content Types’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click the button ‘Save content types’.   That is how we can add content type in Drupal.   If you need any further assistance please con   [...]

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    How to Change Default Country in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:51 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to change default country in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Configuration’. 3) Go to the section ‘Regional and Language’.   4) Select the section ‘Regional Settings’.   5) Select the country.   6) Click the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can change default country in Drupal.   If you need any further ass   [...]

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    How to Configure RSS Publishing in Drupal

    Posted at February 27, 2017 at 6:42 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn how to configure RSS publishing in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Configuration’. 3) Go to the section ‘Web Services’.   4) Click on the section ‘RSS Publishing’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click on the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can configure RSS publishing in Drupal.   If you need any further assista   [...]

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    How to Add Vocabulary in Drupal?

    Posted at February 1, 2017 at 5:41 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to add vocabulary in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Structure’.   3) Click on the icon ‘Taxonomy’.   4) Click the button ‘Add Vocabulary’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click the button ‘Save’.   That is how we can add vocabulary in Drupal.   If you need any further assistance please contact our support department.   [...]

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    How to Add Custom Blocks in Drupal?

    Posted at February 1, 2017 at 5:40 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to add custom blocks in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Structure’.   3) Click on the icon ‘Block Layout’.   4) Click the option ‘Add Custom Block’ from the section ‘Custom Block Library’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click the button ‘Save’.   That is how we can add custom blocks in Drupal.   If you need any f   [...]

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    How to Create Pages in Drupal?

    Posted at February 1, 2017 at 5:40 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to create pages in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Content’.   3) Click the icon ‘Add Content’.   4) Select the option ‘Basic Pages’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click the button ‘Save and Publish’.   That is how we can create pages in Drupal.   If you need any further assistance please contact our support departm   [...]

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    Enable Bandwidth Optimization in Drupal

    Posted at February 1, 2017 at 5:40 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to enable bandwidth optimization in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Configuration’.   3) Click on the icon ‘Performance’ from the section ‘Development’.   4) Go to the section ‘Bandwidth Optimization’.   5) Select the following check boxes.   6) Click on the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can enable bandwid   [...]

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    How to Change Default Time Zone in Drupal

    Posted at February 1, 2017 at 5:39 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to change default time zone in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Configuration’.   3) Click the icon ‘Regional Settings.   4) Go to the section ‘Time Zones’.   5) Select the time zone from the drop down menu.   6) Click the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is how we can change default time zone in Drupal.   If you n   [...]

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    What is ImageMagick and the Components

    Posted at August 22, 2016 at 11:06 am by Jithin

    ImageMagick is a product suite to make, alter, form, or change over bitmap pictures. It can read and compose pictures in an assortment of organizations (more than 200) including: PNG, JPEG, JPEG-2000, GIF, TIFF, DPX, EXR, WebP, Postscript, PDF, and SVG. You can use ImageMagick to: resize, flip, mirror, pivot, bend, shear and change pictures, conform picture hues, apply different embellishments, or draw content, lines, polygons, ovals and Bézier bends. The usefulness of ImageMagick is normall   [...]

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    Drupal Installation Tutorial – How to Install Drupal

    Posted at April 28, 2016 at 6:01 am by Manoj Kumar

    Drupal is a PHP based open-source platform and web content management system for building dynamic websites. Featuring a powerful blend of features and configurability, Drupal is an ideal platform for all kinds of websites from personal weblogs to large community-driven sites. Powering over 1,000,000 websites and a community boasting of 39000 active members, Drupal is a great choice as a CMS, to say the least. If you are enamoured with Drupal, check out the post below to understand how you   [...]

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    How to Change Drupal Login URL

    Posted at April 4, 2016 at 3:26 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to change Drupal login URL. This can be done by installing the module ‘rename_admin-paths’. This module is used to secure Drupal back-end by overriding admin path. This module allows you to: Rename path like '/admin/...' to '/something/...' Rename path like '/user/..' to '/something else/..' We can use the following steps to install the module ‘rename_admin-paths’.   1) Find out the module from drupal.org. 2) Login to Drupal admi   [...]

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    How to Set Default Image for Content Type in Drupal

    Posted at March 16, 2016 at 4:21 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to set default image for content type in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Structure’.   3) Select the option ‘Content Types’.   4) Click the button ‘Manage Fields’.   5) Click the ‘Edit’ button near to the ‘Image’ field.   6) Upload the image in the section ‘Default Image’.     7) Click the button ‘Save Settings’.    [...]

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    Set Default User Image in Drupal

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:10 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to set default user image in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Configuration’.   3) Find out the option ‘People’.   4) Click the option ‘Account Settings’.   5) Go to the section ‘Personalization’.   6) Enter the image URL in the text box ‘Default picture’.   7) Click the button ‘Save Configuration’.   That is ho   [...]

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    Disable Site Name in Drupal Theme

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:10 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to disable site name in your Drupal theme.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Appearance’.   3) Click on the tab ‘Settings’.   4) If you want to disable the site name for a particular Drupal theme, click on that theme name. Else click on the tab ‘Global Settings’.   5) Go to the section ‘Toggle Display’.   6) Find out the option ‘Site name’ and click on t   [...]

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    Delete error logs in Drupal

    Posted at January 18, 2016 at 4:39 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to delete error logs in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Reports’.   3) Click the option ‘Recent log messages’.   4) Click on ‘CLEAR LOG MESSAGE’.   5) Then it will expand. Click the button ‘Clear log messages’.   6) It will ask your confirmation to delete the log messages. Click ‘Confirm’ button.   7) Then you will get the messag   [...]

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    Configure Facebook Like button in Drupal

    Posted at January 18, 2016 at 4:38 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to configure Facebook Like button in Drupal.   1) Download the Facebook Like button module from ‘https://www.drupal.org/project/fblikebutton’ 2) Login to Drupal admin panel. 3) Go to ‘Extend’.   4) Click the button ‘Install new module’.   5) You can install the module in two ways. a) Install from a URL. b) Upload a module or theme archive to install.   6) Click ‘Install’ bu   [...]

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    How to add contact form to the menu in Drupal

    Posted at January 18, 2016 at 4:38 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to add contact form to the menu in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Structure’.   3) Click the option ‘Menus’.   4) Click ‘Edit Menu’ option.   5) Click the tab ‘List Links’ and make sure that you are on it. 6) Click the button ‘add Link’.   7) Enter the details.   8) Click ‘Save’ button.   That is ho   [...]

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    How to set up URL alias in Drupal

    Posted at January 18, 2016 at 4:38 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to set up URL alias in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click the tab ‘Configuration’.   3) Click the option ‘URL aliases’ under the section ‘Search and Metadata’.   4) Click the tab ‘Add alias’.   5) Enter the existing system path and path alias.   6) Click ‘Save’ button.   That is how we can set up URL alias in Drupal.   If    [...]

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    Install updates for modules in Drupal

    Posted at January 18, 2016 at 4:38 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install updates for modules in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click the tab ‘Reports’.   3) Click the option ‘Available updates’.     4) Select the tab ‘Update’.   5) Select the modules and themes which you want to update.   6) Click the button ‘Download these updates’.   7) Once the download is completed, you need to set the we   [...]

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    How to setup custom logo in Drupal

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

    In this documentation, we can check how to setup custom logo in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click on the tab ‘Appearance’.   3)  That will bring you to the theme page.     4) Click ‘Settings’ tab.   5) Now you are in the main ‘Appearance’ page.   6) Locate the section ‘Logo image settings’.   7) Uncheck the box ‘Use the default logo’. 8) Upload your logo using   [...]

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    How to change Drupal Front Page

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

    In this documentation, we can check how to change Drupal Front Page.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click the tab ‘Configuration’.   3) Find the subcategory ‘System’.   4) Click the option ‘Site information’.   5) Adjust the default page settings under the section ‘Front Page’.   6) Click ‘Save Configuration‘  button.   That is how we can change Front Page in Drupal.   I   [...]

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    How to Create Menu in Drupal

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

    In this documentation, we can check how to create menus in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click the tab ‘Structure’.   3) Click the option ‘Menus’.   4) Click the button ‘Add Menu’.   5) Enter the ‘Title’ and ‘Description’. 6) Click ‘Save’ button.   7) Now you will get the message that ‘Your configuration has been saved’. 8) If you want to add link to the menu, click the butt   [...]

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    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’.   3) Find the subcategory ‘Development’.   4) Click the option ‘Maintenance Mode’.   5) Click on  ‘Put site into maintenance mode’.   6) Enter the message which you want to display while your site is in maintenance mode.   7) Click ‘Save Configur   [...]

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    How to enable cache blocks in Drupal

    Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:53 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to enable cache blocks in Drupal.   1) Login to Drupal admin panel. 2) Click the tab ‘Configuration’.   3) Find the subcategory ‘Development’.   4) Click the option ‘Performance’.   5) Locate the ‘Caching’ section.   6) Click on the check box near to the ‘Cache blocks’ to enable cache blocks.   7) Click the button ‘Save Configuration’. &n   [...]

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    How to install a theme in Drupal

    Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:53 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install a theme in Drupal.   1) Download or choose the required themes from the Official Drupal Theme Site 2) Login to Drupal admin panel. 3) Click the tab ‘Appearance’.   4) Click the button ‘Install New theme’.   5) Click either one of the option ‘Install from a URL’ or ‘Upload a module or theme archive to install’.   6) Click the button ‘Install’.   7) Th   [...]

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    How to Install Drupal Modules?

    Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:53 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install modules in Drupal.   1) Download or choose the required modules from the Official Drupal Module Site 2) Login to Drupal admin panel. 3) Click the button ‘Modules’.   4) Click the option ‘Install New Module’.   5) Click either one of the option ‘Install from a URL’ or ‘Upload a module or theme archive to install’.   6) Click the button ‘Install’.   7)   [...]

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    Install Drupal from cPanel Softaculous

    Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:53 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install Drupal from Softaculous.   1) Login to cPanel. 2) Go to ‘Softaculous App Installer’.   3) Click the ‘Drupal’ icon.   4) Click ‘Install’ option.   5) Enter the details and click ‘Install’ button.   6) Then you will get the message that ‘The software was installed successfully’.   7) You can login to your Drupal account using the login deta   [...]

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    Install Drupal from Plesk

    Posted at January 1, 2016 at 2:49 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install Drupal from Plesk admin panel.   1) Login to Plesk admin panel. 2) Click the ‘Domains’ button.   3) Click ‘Manage Hosting’ button near to the domain name.   4) Click ‘Applications’ button.   5) Click ‘Install’ button near to the ‘Drupal’ to instantly install Drupal. Else select ‘Install (Custom)’ from drop down menu.   6) Accept the ‘License Agree   [...]

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    10 Steps to Enhance Drupal Security

    Posted at December 15, 2015 at 7:02 pm by Jithin

    Drupal is one of the most popular Content Management System (CMS). Like other content management systems, Drupal also offers timely security updates. Core Drupal seems to have very less chance of risk. Most of the times, if there is any serious vulnerability, it is due to the use of contributed modules. However in most cases we can't avoid the use of contributed modules or themes. So we need to learn how to add more security to our Drupal. In this tutorial we will show you some steps you can fol   [...]

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