Take the 2-minute tour ×
Drupal Answers is a question and answer site for Drupal developers and administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a content type that I have made available for anonymous users to edit. I want that content type when it is in edit mode to use the front end theme. How would I achieve this? Thanks

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 2 down vote accepted

Just make sure your anonymous user role (and any other relevant roles) don't have the 'View the administration theme' permission...then they'll get the default front-end theme when accessing any page that's deemed to be an 'admin' page.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
    
is that in the normal permissions table? I can't seem to find it... –  Andrew Welch Nov 22 '12 at 10:30
2  
It's under System. Just a little tidbit, FPA helps greatly when your permissions list gets long. It's essentially Module Filter but for the permissions page :) –  Chapabu Nov 22 '12 at 10:34
1  
Yep, it's under the System Module's permissions in Drupal 7. I don't think there's an equivalent for D6 in case you're using that, but you could use something like ThemeKey to do the same thing. –  Clive Nov 22 '12 at 10:36
1  
On the off change you are on D6, I think the Administration theme module will allow the same functionality as D7 core. I emphasise the think part as it's been a year or so since I've touched D6 in any great depth, and haven't had to use this in D7. –  Chapabu Nov 22 '12 at 10:47
    
Yes, this is unfortunately a D6 site... Sorry I didn't mention that, but at least the question is now clear for both set ups! Thanks for the help. –  Andrew Welch Nov 22 '12 at 10:55
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.