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Finding Block Regions in Drupal 6 and 7

Regions are important in Drupal because they control where you can place blocks and thus create a layout for your site. However, each theme has different regions and it is not always easy to know where your theme's regions are.

Here's a quick tutorial showing you how to find the block regions on your Drupal 6 or Drupal 7 site.

Find Block Regions in Drupal 7

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In Drupal 7, click on "Structure" and then "Blocks".

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Click on the "Demonstrate block region" link at the top of the page. You'll then see all the block regions for the theme that is enabled for your site.

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Find Block Regions in Drupal 6

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In Drupal 6, go to Administer, then Site building, then Blocks.

Drupal will automatically show you all the block regions for the theme that is enabled on your site.

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