Magento Themes and Magento Extensions

Multiple configurable products with options on one page in Magento

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Posted on January 20th, 2012 | Posted by admin
Displaying configurable products with options on one page can be problem because Javascript in Magento is setup to work only with one configurable product.
You can write your own Javascript or U can reuse Magento code.To accomplish that we need to modify product Javascript (js/varien/product.js) and configurable (catalog\product\view\type\options\configurable.phtml) select element template.

In configurable.phtml call our new JS class (we will create that class later in article) and add product id to configurable select element class.

How To Cancel Pending Orders Automatically In Magento

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Posted on January 20th, 2012 | Posted by admin

How To Cancel Pending Orders Automatically In Magento

Magento store owners are sometimes bombarded with pending orders which aren’t completed due to payment difficulties or the customers not completing the order for any reason. These pending orders remains in the database making your Magento store perform slower and slower with time. Deleting all these pending orders manually is a big pain, no store owners wants to waste his/her precious time going through pending order management unless required. One option is to cancel all pending orders first and finally delete them after a said interval which will save database space, so you will only have valid records in your database tables.

Facebook Connect Magento Extension

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Posted on January 18th, 2012 | Posted by admin

We’re proud to present free Facebook Connect Magento extension which enables customers fast and easy registration and login with their Facebook identity. And it’s just been updated!

Important

Facebook updated it’s authentication mechanism but so did we, so please update your extension to the newest version since older versions won’t work anymore.
Also, if you’re getting “An error occurred. Please try again later.” message in connect popup, you need to get new “App ID/API Key” from Facebook and enter it into Magento. Check your Application Secret along the way.

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extract files to appropriate place following directory structure and reload cache.
Latest pre-relase versions can always be downloaded on my github project page.

How to add Store codes in URL Magento

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Posted on January 12th, 2012 | Posted by admin

Today we’ll see how to add the store code in the  Magento URL from the admin panel

Go to System -> Configuration -> General -> Web

Then URL Options -> Add Store Code to Urls -> Yes

How to turn on Magento Path Hints

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Posted on January 12th, 2012 | Posted by admin

If you are a Magento theme developer you should know about Path Hints.

The Template Path Hints shows wich file is the frontend using for each part of the page.

Go to System -> Configuration -> Developer

You have to select a specific store view:

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