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Module listing for Lightning

The Lightning distribution includes a collection of modules to help you develop and publish your website. Acquia, the Drupal community, and Drupal itself provide these modules as a base level of integrated features that you can use as you develop your website.


If the Lightning distribution doesn’t contain a module that you require, you can find and download the module from, and then install it on your website. For information about how to install a module, see Installing modules and themes on

Drupal core modules

Lightning installs a group of Drupal core modules, most of which you can uninstall if you desire, regardless of the Drupal version it is based on. These modules provide the base level of functionality for your website, including the areas of content creation, display, and website administration.