Learn Drupal 7 with NodeOne, part 12: View modes and displaying fields

This screencast is a part of the Learn Drupal 7 with NodeOne screencast series. It introduces the concept of view modes for nodes (and other entities), and shows how to determine how fields are rendered for different view modes.

This screencast covers the following topics:

  • What is meant by view modes for nodes (previously called build modes)
  • How to override the node rendering in certain view modes
  • How to determine how nodes look in full mode and teaser mode
  • How to determine how nodes look in RSS feeds and search results
  • How to exclude certain parts of nodes from Drupal's search index
  • How view modes works for comments, users and taxonomy terms
  • How to show/hide labels for entity fields
  • How to set image formats for different view modes

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