Override Panel Pane Template File for Drupal 7

Last updated March 5, 2020

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The panel pane template file controls the markup for the panel pane container. When you place content into a panel region, it is wrapped by a container called the panel pane. To change this wrapper markup, you will need to copy the panels pane template file into your theme’s templates directory. Let’s walk through this process in this tutorial.

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Building Websites in Drupal 7 using Panels — Drupalize.Me
Chaos Tools Suite (CTools) —
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