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Is there a way to suggest a template in webform 3.x?

I have tried this:

$vars['theme_hook_suggestions'][] = 'webform__form__mywebform';

But it does not work.

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3 Answers 3

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  1. Apply the latest patch from here: https://www.drupal.org/node/1891220
  2. In your theme's template.php, in YOURTHEME_preprocess_webform_form(), add:

    $path_parts = explode('/', drupal_get_path_alias());

    $path = implode('__', str_replace(array('-', ' ', '+', '.'), '_', $path_parts));

    $hook = $vars['theme_hook_original'];

    $vars['theme_hook_suggestions'][] = "{$hook}__{$path}";

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To override the template of webform you just need to name it like :

webform-form-[nid].tpl.php

No need to write the code for this.

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  • Yes, but I want to use name not id. Because devel/stagging/production server. I would like to have naming convention.
    – Dawe
    Feb 20, 2015 at 7:29
  • Webform don't have any machine name? How you will differentiate from other webforms? Feb 20, 2015 at 7:37
  • I would like to have it webform-form-[my-own-name].tpl.php
    – Dawe
    Feb 20, 2015 at 7:48
  • How it will be applied to the specific webform? Feb 20, 2015 at 7:50
  • I dont understand you
    – Dawe
    Feb 21, 2015 at 9:59
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The reason is this part in webform_theme() function:

'webform_form' => array(
      'render element' => 'form',
      'template' => 'templates/webform-form',
      'pattern' => 'webform_form_[0-9]+',
    ),

It will ignore any suggestions if they do not match the pattern. So looks like only webform-form-[nid].tpl.php are working...

What I did (I needed only one special template for some specific webforms), I made a custom numeric suggestion with leading zero (just to be sure it's not NID).

In hook_preprocess_webform_form:

if ($my_custom_conditions) {
 $vars['theme_hook_suggestions'][] = 'webform_form_01';
}

Drupal does not ignore webform-from-01.tpl.php since it matches the pattern and it won't conflict with other webforms, because of leading zero.

Hope it saves anyone's time :)

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