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Magento 1.4 Themes Design by Richard Carter

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Template Path Hints and Block Name Hints

As you've seen, Magento themes can be baffling to those who are unfamiliar with how Magento and Magento themes work. Useful tools to help overcome this when developing Magento themes are Template Path Hints and Block Name Hints. The Template Path Hints displays the (relative) path to each of your store's blocks within Magento's theme directory structure, that makes it easier for you as a Magento theme designer to customize the necessary files to change your Magento theme.

Enabling Template Path Hints

Enabling Template Path Hints displays the path to each template used within your Magento theme. To enable this feature of Magento, log in to your Magento store's administration panel and navigate to System | ...

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