Template File Structure

This tutorial applies to the following templates:

  • Colette
  • Maya
  • Grace
  • Magnolia
  • Harmony
  • Verona
  • Kodaline
  • London
  • Hannah
  • Elvira
  • Valencia
  • Serenity
  • Chelsea
  • Scarlett
  • Trinity
  • Willow
  • Caitlin
  • Nadia
  • Beaumont
  • Ashley
  • Fedora
  • Artisan
  • Creative
  • Revolve
  • Madison
  • Florence
  • Vitality
  • Enterprise
  • Boutique
  • Stockholm
  • Alexis
  • Central
  • Boss
  • Journal
  • Enlighten
  • LifeStyle
  • Habitat
  • Grafik
  • Brooklyn
  • Cashmere
  • Virtuoso
  • Polaris
  • Calibra
  • Renovate
  • PianoForte
  • Kindle
  • LetterPress
  • Impulse
  • Nocturne
  • Metropolis
  • Clarity
  • Substance
  • Privilege
  • Resonate
  • Arkadia
  • Presence
  • Evolution
  • Catalyst
  • Executive
  • Bordeaux
  • Novation
  • Specialize
  • Chimera
  • Avenue
  • Rendezvous

Following is an overview of the file structure of your Joomla51 template:

Folder/File Description
/css Contains all the CSS files for your template
/css/admin.css CSS file for your administration Template Parameters
/css/jstuff.css Joomla output styling
/css/nexus.css CSS styling specific to your templateĀ 
/css/print.css Print screen styling
/css/reset.css CSS Browser CSS Reset
/css/responsive.css Responsive Layout Styling
/css/template.css Default template styling
/css/typo.css Typography Styling
/elements Template Parameter elements
/elements/js Template Parameter Javascript
/elements/googlefonts.php Google font list
/html Template chrome overrides
/images Contains all the images file for your template
/images/admin Contains images for your Templates parameters
/images/icons Icons for module variations
/images/systems Template system images (ratings, print icons, etc.)
/images/typo Images used for your templates typography
/languages Contains all the language files for your template
/php Contains the core files for your template layout
/php/browser.php Browser specific code
/php/config.php Module widths configuration
/php/scripts.php Template javascript functions
/php/styles.php Loads the styling gathered from your templates parameters
/php/variables.php PHP variables
/component.php Print browser window markup
/favicon.ico Icon for your site displayed in your browser tab
/index.php Main template file from which your template framework is loaded
/template_preview.png Template preview image
/template_thumbnail.png Template thumbnail image
/templateDetails.xml Holds a variety of installation and maintenance data
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