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Distributions

Distributions are full copies of Drupal that include Drupal Core, along with additional software such as themes, modules, libraries, and installation profiles. There are two main types of Drupal distributions:

  • Full-featured distributions: complete solutions for specialized use cases.
  • Other distributions: quick-start tools, starting points for developers and site builders.

Introduction to distributions

What is a Drupal 7 distribution, how to find, install, and use them.

Additional distribution documentation

These are Drupal distributions (full-featured and others) with documentation that is kept on their own sites:

Maintaining sites built with distributions

Installing and upgrading Drupal 7 distributions.

Comparison of magazine and newspaper distributions

Drupal distributions for magazine and newspaper sites.

Comparison of nonprofit distributions

For additional useful materials on Drupal for Nonprofit Organizations, see Resource Guide: Drupal for Nonprofit Websites.

Comparison of social and community distributions

Drupal distributions for social and community sites.