This recipe, will not be covering any API or coding development of extensions, but rather will discuss the management of them. In 1.6, a lot of work has gone into improving their interaction.
In this set of recipes, you'll see some tips and tricks - this section will be a quick - catch all about extensions.
Let's start with a new look at all the new features in the Module Manager.
Installation of a module, extension, or plugin hasn't changed all that much. There are a lot of changes in the management of modules. Let's manage a module to see the changes.