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Customizing $Breadcrumbs

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Community Member, 176 Posts

13 October 2011 at 3:08am

Created a simple BreadcrumbNavigation module. See

"The BreadcrumbNavigation module is a self contained module that allows for greater flexibility and styling of breadcrumbs using the SilverStripe templating engine."


Community Member, 4 Posts

13 May 2013 at 9:02am

Is there seriously still no way to Theme the Breadcrumbs without evading to a module? (Btw: thanks)



Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

13 May 2013 at 5:31pm

@Apophis, you can now (in 3.0) use a template to customize the breadcrumbs ( To use your own, copy that to yourtheme/templates/ and customize as you wish!


Community Member, 4 Posts

3 July 2013 at 2:49am

Edited: 04/07/2013 6:51am

Thank you :) Now its documented in the Forum.

PS: And it works, much more elegant!


Community Member, 33 Posts

2 October 2013 at 10:35pm

I copied the info from Willrs post and couldnt work out why this wasn't working last night. The file needs to be called and not

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