Drupal 7 Uploading Modules and Themes

Drupal 7 Uploading Modules and Themes

In Drupal 6, uploading modules and themes was often troublesome for beginners. They would have to follow a confusing process:

Download the files
Uncompress them
Make sure there was a /sites/all/modules/ or /sites/all/themes/ folder on their site
Upload the files manually to the /sites/ folder. Few beginners remembered that folder name – they just uploaded to the /modules/ and /themes/ folder which would be more logical.
Go to Site building > modules and enable them

If you’d like to, you can still install modules the old way, but Drupal 7 also offers a much simpler process:

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