O'Reilly logo

TYPO3 Templates by Jeremy Greenawalt

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Creating icons for templates

Now that we've created our first set of templates, we should make it just a little bit easier for editors to pick the right one in the page properties. TYPO3 includes all available TemplaVoila templates in the appropriate drop-down menus, but we can create preview icons for our templates that will show up in the page properties. Preview icons are actually helpful for a couple of reasons.

Of course, preview icons can be created to show what the template will actually look like. Like I said before, naming our templates is important, but sometimes a picture works even better. A preview icon is whatever we create, but there are basically two options that are normally used: screenshots or wireframes. If we want, we can ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required