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I am creating a custom theme with my own HTML. I am trying to override woocommerce template. I have created a template named with woocommerce.php but it still shows template with default structure.

I checked the system status and it says that Your theme has a woocommerce.php file, you will not be able to override the woocommerce/archive-product.php custom template since woocommerce.php has priority over archive-product.php. This is intended to prevent display issues.

But when I load the shop page it opens up with default structure.

Some screenshots

  1. Folder Structure
  2. WooCommerece system status
  3. woocommerece.php
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  • chnage folder name woocommerce2 to woocommerce Nov 17, 2018 at 7:20
  • copy this file to /themes/themexxxx/woocommerce folder: Nov 17, 2018 at 7:20
  • I want to override from woocommerce.php instead of customizing whole template. Nov 17, 2018 at 7:22
  • i think this not possible because this is main plugin file of woocommerce. Nov 17, 2018 at 7:31
  • please see this link : theme.co/apex/forum/t/… Nov 17, 2018 at 7:37

2 Answers 2

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It's a custom theme, so first of all you should check if WooCommerce support is declared in the functions.php.

WooCommerce can be integrated with the theme by using woocommerce_content() (woocommerce.php file) or by template overrides, but in both cases the declaration of support in the theme is required.

function wpse319485_add_woocommerce_support() {
    add_theme_support( 'woocommerce' );
}
add_action( 'after_setup_theme', 'wpse319485_add_woocommerce_support' );
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  • Thanks it worked for me.
    – Arman H
    Dec 6, 2020 at 12:06
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I fix that by disabling Woocommerce template debug mode in config.php.

define( 'WC_TEMPLATE_DEBUG_MODE', false );

You can check if the template debug mode is set via:

WP Dashboard -> WooCommerce -> System Status -> Tools

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