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Articles tagged with "Overlay"

Using the Drupal overlay for non-admin paths

28th Jan 2012

Drupal 7 ships with a module called 'Overlay', it is installed by the standard install profile and actually is pretty great for most people. If you don't know what I'm talking about then, it's this:


It's basically a nice wrapper around the jQueryUI Dialog component and has some nice features, like keeping the URL fragment up to date with the page being viewed in the overlay. This means you can create a link that goes to a page, and then opens the overlay automatically, it also means that it doesn't break the 'back button'. Using the drupal overlay it's very...

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