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Display Static block list in drop down in create product page

I want to display the static block list in magento admin product creation page. I referred this link http://www.milessebesta.com/web-design/magento-use-custom-product-attributes-to-add-cms-static-...
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Mulitple store: Same CMS and static pages but loads different content for different stores

Multiple stores (version 1.9): I can add category description individually for each store and it will display individually for specific stores. Requirement: I want same functionality for CMS and ...
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Limit products in CMS block

I try to limit the number of products shown in a static cms block as follows {{block type="catalog/product_list" name="product_list" category_id="4193" limit="4" mode="grid" template="catalog/product/...
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Adding individual products to CMS pages

I have been looking for a solution to display individual products on a CMS page. I found this link on Magento exchange, and also this other link, but they both break the page! Is there any other ...
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Show list of Brands (manufacturers) on CMS page

How would I list all brands and images on a CMS page? I am using an attribute named 'brands' and would like to call each one and display the image. I am using the following code to display on product ...
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CMS static block not showing up

I have defined a CMS/Static block in the magento admin called: slick_slideshow, it has content and is enabled I've updated my page.xml and added: <block type="cms/block" name="slick_slideshow">...
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Adding short description below product image on product view page

I am displaying all the existing product on a separate CMS page via top menu link and i want to add a 1 or 2 line of short description above the "add to cart" button. How can this be done? Please ...
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How to resolve conflict when CMS page URL and controller rewrite URL are the same?

I have a page named stores and I have a following rewrite: <global> <rewrite> <designer_url> <from><![CDATA[#^/stores/#]]></from> ...
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Static blocks on home page CE 1.9 RWD Demo Theme

I was wondering how you would create the static blocks on the home page in the RWD Madison Island theme, the three below the sliding banner? Can they be created just using the static blocks and ...
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Homepage block doesn't hold to column count

I copied my list.phtml template to make a featured items block on my homepage. However all items in the category are displayed and not the column count that I set in my placement. {{block type="...
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How to find Magento Page Source Bug

I have applied a theme to my magento site. I find that when the website gets minimized to a certiain size there is a slight code bug where I see a piece of text that needs to be deleted. I need to ...
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I get code while displaying terms and conditions in checkout onepage

I created a terms and conditions page via Sales > Terms and Conditions, I created a terms page and content as {{block type="cms/block" block_id="terms"}}. I also created static block from CMS >...
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CMS block caching issue in EE 1.14.2

I have an issue that seems to be related to the caching of CMS static blocks. I have a cms page and within that page I am rendering a number of cms static blocks. A simplified version of the CMS ...
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magento home page block not working

i like to change the home page design in magento(1.9.0.1) for that i added the below code in home page cms block code is content area : {{block type="topmenu/homepage" name="home.page" output="...
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Insert an unset block in a CMS page (at a particular position)

I'm building a custom theme, using base/default as a, well, basis. I want to use Magento's built in Newsletter Signup functionality, but I don't want it to appear in the left block. For most pages, I ...
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Magento contact form in CMS page

I'm new in magento and I wonder how to create a form in a CMS page and receive the information by email. I did some research on the internet but I did not find explicit answers.
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Add payment logo and facebook in the footer

I would like to add payment logo in my footer, and also to add a facebook block in my footer. Exist it an extension?
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Additional Information managable via dashboard

I am using additional.phtml to add some custom extra information to 1 best-of-product of mine - like images, videos or text and I do this by hardcoded adding of markup-code directly to the additional....
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Need Help Finding Out the ID / Identifier for Banner Block So I Can Edit Them In CMS Block

Website is: www.HighCaliberLine.com Theme is: Ultimo There are 3 banner blocks on the website that I'm trying to edit through CMS block. The problem is I can't find the ID Block / Identifier for ...
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How to call cms block of block type into custom header

I've made code of most viewed products which I'm trying to call under custom header. This is what I've done so far. Posted the block code under cms block by name 'most_viewed'. {{block type="...
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Widgets + Static Block issue

I am struggling with an issue since yesterday, i really need some help from someone who is more experienced with magento. I have a problem with the Widgets/static blocks. Whenever i create a static ...
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Display custom blocks in magento error?

I am trying to do custom blocks in magento, for that i have created a cms page called Testpage, and inside the URL Key, i have given c-integration i think this seems to be block id, and status is ...
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how to change the position of static block present in category to the left side

In magento , The static block can be set for each category, At present it is at the top of the product listing. I need to change the position of the static block from the top of the product listing to ...
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Need just a little help with sprites in Magento CE 1.9

I need just a little help with sprites. I am not an expert, but I'm learning, and this it the first time I'm trying to make a sprite show on in the cms block. My sprite is spritesheet.png, an image ...
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Set Block Status from xml and show if its enabled

Created CMS > Block and display it on product page as tabs following this tutorial app/design/frontend/[theme]/default/layout/catalog.xml <block type="catalog/product_view_attributes" name="...
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Get all item-Ids from a Collection

I found out how to get the first item from a collection: $pageId = Mage::getModel('cms/page')->getCollection() ->addFieldToFilter('identifier', 'your name in the pages') -&...
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Magento “block within block” - trying to add newsletter and recently viewed block

our site uses 1 columns layout. But thought theme 2 columns are created. question: I am trying to add the blocks product_viewed and newsletter in right column; but this is not working. Any idea why ...
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How to add static CMS content in pdf invoice [closed]

I have been trying to customize existing invoice pdf, and I need to add cms static block, is there any way to include static cms block(let's say 'warehouse address') inside PDF invoice??
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How to display CMS block in my latest product page?

I have my latest product page called in the file latest.phtml, I need to add a cms block in this page updating its layout.xml. Note that this is not a cms page. I want to put the block in the left ...
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Passing variables into a CMS block

I have a cms block that is added to a page via layout xml. <block type="cms/block" name="my_cms_block" as="my_cms_block"> <action method="setBlockId"> <block_id>...
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Magento 1.8 static block in widget not showing?

I have created simple static block and trying to show it through widget inside Left Column but its not showing. In fact any static block is not working through widget. I have created magento theme in ...
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Duplicate catalog product list

I need to customize the list display only for the home page. I've duplicated catalog/produtcs/list.phtml to catalog/produtcs/list_home.phtml and in the home page content, in the CMS section of the ...
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Button after form fieldset

I want to put a button after fieldset legend as shown in fig. I have tried the code below to achieve this but that not works. how can I do this..? $fieldset = $form->addFieldset('custom_fieldset'...
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Magento admin save product fails if description has html tags [closed]

If I add any html-tags to my product description, short description or CMS Static block and click save it fails and no data is saved. It makes no difference if I enter the html-tags myself or do ...
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CMS blocks does not works on Products using Custom Layout Update field in Categories

I would like to apply a CMS Block only for products in a specific Category. And I wish to shows it up only at Black Friday's week. My luck is that I can set the Custom Layout Update field in my ...
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CMS page with article list showing all articles from category without toolbar or pager

I'm almost there, but still have an issue with the display in the frontend. I want to show some special products on the homepage which are linked to a certain category. These products will change ...
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Widget popup shows only blank page. setCanLoadTinyMce(true) seems to cause the issue

In backend: If I click on "insert widget" on both, with WYSIWYG editor and without, I only get a blank "widget"-popup. If I enable display errors I see: Fatal error: Call to a member function ...
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How to create home page cms template from local.xml in magento

I am creating a magento theme. I set 2columns-right layout for all page. Now I want to create a template and set 1columns layout for home page from local.xml. But admin home page cms selected layout ...
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How to recode page cms to show 2 column of 6 product instead of one column of 6 product

How to recode page cms to show 2 column of 6 product instead of one column of 6 product this is my current coding {{block type="catalog/product_new" template="catalog/product/new.phtml" ...
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How do you add the CMS navigation block to an existing .phtml page?

I have a phtml template that I'd like to add the CMS nav menu to. The page is added through the hierarchy but when clicked it renders without the CMS navigation on the left side (the page is using the ...
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Using instafeed.js in Magento via static block

I tried using instafeed.js from http://instafeedjs.com/ to show an instagram feed using a particular hashtag right before the footer on my homepage. I added the file instafeed.min.js to my default/...
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Magento Blocks CMS Home Site right sidebar

i want to create my own CMS Home site with 2 columns with right sidebar. I added a block under "CMS -> Static Block" with an identifier. I added under CMS -> Pages -> home my own XML Layout: <...
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Insert Current Date as Widget or Variable in Magento CMS

Is there a way to insert the current data in Magento CMS as variable, widget, or any other method aside from including a .phtml file with php echo of date().? Right now what I did is include a .phtml ...
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Magento CMS - widgets in widgets

I have a problem with the magento cms. The perfect solution would be to have widgets nested in another widgets (similar approach like TYPO3 FCEs). I've got a lot of problems with escaping, editing and ...
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How to check whether a block exist ( based on its type )

This really confuses me !! I came to a situation, where I need to create a new block (core/template block) programmatically, if there is CMS Block present in a page layout. In general case, according ...
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How can add a block to layout, if there is a CMS Block exist in the layout?

So here is the situation. I need to create a core/template block programmatically, if there is CMS Block(Static Block) is present in layout structure. I will use this template to add some content to ...
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Cookie Restriction Mode Translation

With latest release, CE 1.8.1 cookie_restriction_notice_block went to before_body_end in layout (/app/design/frontend/base/default/layout/page.xml). But users don’t realize about that notice nor that ...