Drupal

How to install Drupal 6 on localhost in Windows

How to install Drupal 6 on localhost in Windows

In this tutorial we will show you how to install Drupal 6 on localhost in Windows. This is probably the best way to get started with Drupal and learn it. We will first setup local apache web server using XAMPP followed by installation of Drupal. Drupal is an open source CMS used to make dynamic websites. Just follow the steps listed below.

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Using Trigger module in Drupal 6

Using Trigger module in Drupal 6

In this post I will show you how to use Trigger module to perform useful tasks in Drupal 6. The Trigger module provides the ability to trigger actions on system events, such as when a new comment is created/saved or when a new user updates his/her profile.

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Configure Drupal .htaccess to ignore specific subfolders

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This morning I was searching for a way to configure Drupal .htccess file so that it will ignore certain subfolders. The reason was that I wanted to install a different CMS (Content Management System) inside a sub folder of Drupal root directory. As soon as I tried to run that CMS after installing into that sub directory the Clean URL functionality of this CMS was not functioning properly because of Drupal rewrite rules in .htaccess. It took me quite a while to figure out how to pull this off. But finally I have found a solution.

Add the following piece of code just below RewriteEngine on in your .htaccess present in the root directory where you have installed Drupal.

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