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Drupal 7 Development by Example Beginner's Guide by Kurt Madel

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Time for action — installing the Features module

Now, we will install the Features modules so that we can learn how to utilize it to help with Drupal configuration management.

  1. Open the Terminal (Mac OS X) or Command Prompt (Windows) application, and change to the root directory of our d7dev site.
  2. Use Drush to download and enable the Features module,
    $ drush dl features
    Project features (7.x-1.0-beta6) downloaded to /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/d7dev/sites/all/modules/features. [success]
    $ drush en features
    The following extensions will be enabled: features
    Do you really want to continue? (y/n): y
    features was enabled successfully. [ok]
    
  3. Now, open our d7dev site in your browser, and click on the Structure link in the Admin toolbar, then click on the ...

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