2/17/2017 - 3:23 PM

Magento Custom Page Template

Magento Custom Page Template


1) create your custom template: 12columns.phtml

2) create the following file and directories in /app/code/local/ :

2) copy the contents of /app/code/core/Mage/Page/etc/config.xml
into our local directory:

add the location of your custom template in our local config.xml

This in <page> <layouts> // here </layouts> </page>

                <empty module="page" translate="label">
                <!--  this is our custom phtml file  -->
                <umi_layout module="page" translate="label">
                    <label>Umi 24/7</label>

                // .... additional locations


3) open /app/etc/modules/Mage_All.xml  

and change <codePool> core to local in:
      <!--  <codePool>core</codePool>  -->
      <codePool>local</codePool>  <!-- this changes to local   -->