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Exporting Context Configurations with the Features Module

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    Exporting Context Configurations with the Features Module
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    with Kyle Hofmeyer
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    We've finally gone over the Context UI to the point
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    where it is up to us as site builders
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    and how we want to take advantage of it while building out our sites.
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    Everyone will use this module differently.
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    And there's no right or wrong way to do it.
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    The purpose of the module was to give us more tools
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    to lay out our site than core and to have these settings all exportable.
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    In this lesson, we will show how these settings are

Exporting Context Configurations with the Features Module


In this lesson we will go over one of the main reason for using Context over core blocks; exportability. Using the Features module we are able to take all of the work we do in the Context UI and export it as standalone or with other features.  The advantage of this is now all of our settings are stored in code and are deployable.

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