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Overview of Views Content Panes

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    Overview of Views Content Panes with Amber Matz
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    With just panels and views modules, it
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    is possible to place a master display and a block display
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    in a panel region.
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    But what if you wanted to place a view a second time on a page,
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    but with a small configuration change,
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    perhaps, a different pager option, taxonomy term
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    filter, or set of fields.
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    Perhaps, you have a list of articles tagged with taxonomy terms.
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    You want to place a block of articles tagged with term x

Overview of Views Content Panes


Views Content Panes is a module that comes packaged with Panels. It provides a new type of Views display called a Content Pane that enables you to pass off Views configuration to the Panel Pane.

In this lesson, we will:

  • Enable Views Content Panes module
  • Build a View using Content Pane display
  • Explore Pane Configuration in Views

By the end of this lesson, you will have a better idea of why you will want to use content panes in Views whenever you are placing Views in Panels.

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