Yearly Archives: 2013

Cs-cart Addon : Customer order search by zip/postal code

This is a minor cs-cart addon useful for customers.  With this they can search the orders based on zip code. Code hook used                 get_orders Template hook used         orders:customer_search Download link

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Easy way to add social follow icons to Cs-cart

I am going to show you a simple way to add social follow icons to Cs-cart storefront.  This is a simple thing but for beginners it might be helpful.  At the end of this article you will get a homepage

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PHP IDE Comparison

A feature by feature comparison of leading PHP Integrated Development Environments/Editors. PhpED 9.0   PhpStorm 2.10 NetBeans 7.00  PHPEdit 4.00 phpDesigner 7.00  Komodo 6.10  CodeLobster 3.80 Editor   Variable highlight            Brace highlight          

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Addon code to sync Cs-cart users to Mailchimp

This post will explain how to sync Cs-cart newly registered customers to your Mailchimp list on a daily basis. You can edit one of your existing addons.  If you don’t have an existing addon, do the changes in my_changes addon,

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List of third party Cs-cart 3.x templates

I have moved this post to List of third party Cs-cart templates. This is a more exhaustive list (over 100) and is categorized based on price, company and version. You can leave a comment here, if you want to include the

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Order items in Cs-cart admin’s Order listing and Order search pages

This code modification will help you see order items on Order listing (Orders -> view orders) page itself.  The details will show up on order search results too.  See the image below. I find it very useful to browse through

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Add customer’s order number on Cs-cart admin’s order detail page

This minor addon code will add customer’s order number (as in nth order) in admin’s order detail page.  See the image below for better understanding. I personally find it helpful when reviewing orders for fraud.  Typically a user’s first order

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List of third party Cs-cart 3.0 addons

I have moved this post to List of third party Cs-cart addons. This is a more exhaustive list (over 250) and is categorized based on price, functionality area, company and version. You can leave a comment here, if you want to

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Add to cart button on wishlist products in Cs-cart

Wishlist in Cs-cart is very minimal.  One obvious feature missing is ability to add a product to cart from wishlist itself.  The following one line change will at least make that happen. In file skins\basic\customer\addons\wishlist\views\wishlist\view.tpl line 20, replace following line with

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Product added to cart notification to stay in Cs-cart

I find it more user friendly for the “product added to cart” notification to stay unless clicked. There is a one alphabet modification and you can achieve this.  This is touching the core file but one alphabet shouldn’t hurt. In controllers\customer\checkout.php line 82, replace

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