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Looking for the latest and greatest new features and changes Lightning Read and check back regularly see what else done Note Lightning can include released beta alpha patched modules depending which version determined the most current stable secure and appropriate version for general use you update production website you should always first perform backup and possible perform trial update test…
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Updated 5 months ago
you want test develop your websites using desktop Mac Windowsbased computer you can install Acquia Dev Desktop completely functional local Drupal environment that contains all the required components for Lightning For information about downloading and installing Acquia Dev Desktop see Installing Acquia Dev Desktop Installing new Lightning site After you have installed Acquia Dev Desktop for…
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Updated 11 months 2 weeks ago
Hosting your Lightning website Acquia Cloud allows you easily manage your website workflow across multiple environments using scalable hosting platform that tuned for Drupal Note Lightning requires that you use Composer properly manage the website codebase For information about installing Composer and using with your Acquia Cloud websites see Using Composer with Drupal 8 sites Procedure Use the…
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Updated 11 months 2 weeks ago
Note The information this page applies only Lightning version 8x204 any previous versions you are using Lightning version 8x205 greater you must convert any previously created extend files Lightning subprofiles Business requirements dictate the need provide specific unique outofthebox experience With Drupal this need often filled profiles Distributions such Lightning include their own profiles…
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Updated 8 months 3 weeks ago
Important Acquia strongly recommends that you not enable experimental modules production websites Lightning includes one more experimental modules for testing with your nonproduction websites Experimental modules are provided for testing purposes but are not yet fully supported For more information about experimental modules and their use Drupal 8 see Experimental modules Drupal 8 Drupalorg…
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Updated 1 year 1 month ago
Lightning includes the ability create subprofiles that are based the default Lightning distribution profile Making subprofile allows you customize the installation process meet one more your specific needs any the following are true you should create subprofile Lightning You want prevent some component subcomponent Lightning from being installed You want enable additional modules themes…
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Updated 8 months 2 weeks ago
Lightning creates several roles and permissions during installation for use with content creation and review and are directly based the available content types These roles are part the Lightning Roles component For experienced developers these roles may unnecessary having many additional defined roles can cause the role management the website become unmanageable Although this feature installed…
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Updated 7 months 4 weeks ago
help you get the most from Drupal Acquia provides tools and distributions that you can use with your websites Distributions Lightning The Lightning Drupal 8 distribution enables developers create great authoring experiences and empower editorial teams providing lightweight framework documentation and best practice examples Drupal Commons you require Drupal 7 for your website use you can use the…
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Related Product(s): Lightning, Drupal Commons
Updated 4 months 1 week ago
Use the procedure this page install Acquia Lightning distribution for Drupal 8 local server Requirements Composer Node Procedure After you confirm that you have access the required software complete the following steps Open command prompt window Run the following command composer createproject acquia lightningproject MYPROJECT nointeraction Composer will create new directory called MYPROJECT…
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Updated 3 weeks 4 days ago
Lightning has twopronged update process When initially installed Lightning includes useful nearcomplete default configuration for your website but after installation all that configuration owned your website Since your website owns the configuration from that point Lightning cannot safely modify your website without potentially changing its behavior worstcase scenario causing data loss evolves…
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Updated 3 weeks 4 days ago

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