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Cs-cart search by relevance

This post will explain how to incorporate Search by Relevance using MySQL full text search in Cs-cart.  This Doesn’t require any core file modifications,  add on code and sql has been used. You can edit one of your existing addons.  If

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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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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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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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Better looking sign in | register in Cs-cart ?

Do you want your Cs-cart sign in / register to look like this instead of If yes, this post shows you how to do it with minor addon css code.  Which means you don’t have to edit any core files.

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Add product weight and cart weight on view cart in Cs-cart

This is a minor addon code to show product weight and total weight on the cart.  You can add this code to any of your existing addon or my_changes addon.  To illustrate, I will do the changes to my_changes addon.

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