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Fundamentals for debugging a Magento store

How can I debug my Magento store This is a question that isn't all too relevant to us now, but had a Magento SE site existed 5 years ago, it probably would have been our first question. For those ...
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How to create simple module in magento 2

I'm new to magento2. I want to create simple Hello World module in magento 2. How to create this module?
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How do I get a list of all class rewrites?

Is there a way to list all rewrites and maybe other potential conflicts besides reviewing all configuration files? I have to analyse some projects with lots of extensions and custom modifications and ...
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How to write a custom extension?

Because I had a lot of issues lately with free and commercial extension I've decided to ask this question and answer it with the steps I usually follow when writing an extension. Feel free to edit the ...
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Add Category tree in custom extension

I am trying to add Category tree to custom extention, the category tree which is in one of the tab of edit product page
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How to check which modules are affected by security patch SUPEE-6788

On October 27, 2015, Magento has released security patch SUPEE-6788. According to the technical details, 4 APPSEC's that have been fixed require some rework in local and community modules: APPSEC-...
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Hidden values in an extension - encode decode data transaction

I found an interesting extension for onepagecheckout. It seems to be free but when I installed the extension I realized that the code is sending and encoding data to developer servers. In theory its ...
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How to fix warnings / errors raised by the Magento Marketplace technical review report?

With the new Magento Marketplace, a submitted extension goes through several validation states in order to be approved and available via the Marketplace. One of them is the technical review, from ...
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What is the difference between an Extension and a Module?

What is the difference between an Extension and a Module? Just curious to know that what is the right term to use when we extend Magento's functionality by creating our custom code in local folder.
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Learning Magento Plugin Development

I have been a PHP developer for 13+ years, have extensive knowledge of PHP itself as long as some other popular projects like WordPress. I have no experience with Magento. I now have a full time job ...
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How to create a Marketplace ready Magento 2 extension

I have created a Magento 2 extension which I wanted to upload on Magento Marketplace. When I tried to upload my extension it got rejected multiple times with one or the other reason. Due to this and ...
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Magento 1.9.2 Unknown cipher in list: TLSv1 [duplicate]

Just tried to load an extension through magento connect and had the error "Unknown cipher in list: TLSv1", the extension was Subcategories Grid/List by apptrian. Have tried a few more extensions and ...
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How to avoid 404 error on new extension installation

It is a very common error that shows in Magento when you install a new extension with system.xml config: When you go to the System->Configuration->Extension tab, a 404 error is shown. You need ...
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how to override template files for magento2 extension

In magento2 to override template files here, but for magento2 extension we have to follow here. So how to override template files in magento2 extension with out considering theme inheritance. I want ...
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Disable extension in one of the store views that uses same theme as others

Is there any way to disable a third party extension for one of the store views. Since, all the store views are using same theme, I can not do it through xml file in layout folder.
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How to upload free magento extension on magento connect?

This question may sound very noob, but I am having troubles finding how to upload free extension on magento connect. I have checked magento manuals and magento connect account interface and cannot ...
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How should I licence my module?

I have a module which I have written for my company. It takes data from our back office solution and imports it into Magento. It also takes orders from Magento and imports them into the back office ...
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How is the start page of System Configuration (admin/system_config/index) defined?

I often notice that the start page of the system configuration (System > Configuration in admin panel) differs from installation to installation. Instead of showing the General > General section,...
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Modify core tables vs custom tables and joins

I'm aware that there are multiple different ways of adding a custom column to the order grid, from overloading the block to custom layout handle with event observer for loading data. My question is ...
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How to keep extensions from Magento Connect up2date without connect-manager?

This is not a question about solving a technical problem, it's about getting some input how to realize my idea in the "best" way. ;) Current situation: I support a shop that uses a lot of extensions....
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Creating new order states programmatically in Magento2

I'm stuck on trying to create a new order state programmatically. So far I'm only able to read the currently available states from \Magento\Sales\Model\Config\Source\Order\Status I am unable to find ...
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Magento 2 - add Enable / Disable field for custom module

I want to add some fields in the Magento 2 Admin Panel for my custom module and then I want to check in the phtml file if this field is have value or not. I need to add this fields: - enable / ...
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Load review form on external page

By default the Magento URL for the review form is: www.domain.com/(producturl)-reviews#review-form. But in this page the review-form is a section in the reviews page. I want to load the review-form ...
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Extensions charging more for enterprise?

Why are Magento extension providers charging extra for enterprise versions of their modules? I have a pretty good idea that the codebase for both of the module versions will be identical so where ...
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Magento2; Advanced Searching (SmartSearch)

I'm trying to create a "SmartSearch" extension for Magento 2.0, but I really can't find out what the next step should be. What I have so far: Working 2.0 Extension (registration.php, module is ...
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How to Create Extension Package in Magento 2?

In Magento 1.x we are creating Extension Package from System -> Magento Connect -> Package Extensions. After that we are going to publish the extension in Magento Connect. I think it's an easy to ...
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How do i add product grid in customer admin section and save the checkbox values to database

I want to add product grid in Magento 2 admin customer section with a separate tab, that I got completed, but when I select the checkbox values from grid and hit save. It does not get the values of ...
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Download the magento connect extensions list

I'm currently building a magento connect extensions search: http://magentoconnect.algolia.com/ but I have a hard time downloading the extensions list + associated metadata. I found http://connect....
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How to Enable and Disable Custom Magento Extension?

How to Enable and Disable Custom Magento Extension ?
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Enable certain users to add products to my store

I'd like to allow some users to sell products in my store, without giving them access to magento's back end. Is there any extension for doing that ?
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404 Error Page not found error on extension admin route update Installing SUPEE - 6788

I have installed supee 6788 patch in my store. I have several extensions in my store. I have just updated admin route as per magento APPSEC-1034, addressing bypassing custom admin URL but it gives me ...
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Uploading Extension in Magento Marketplace

I'm uploading extension in magento marketplace but while uploading extension file which in is TGZ format i'm getting error "The "package.xml" file does not exist; please verify the archive." Folder ...
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Magento 2 : File upload form front end in Custom Module

I am getting this error when I submit the form from the front end. Although I set the required extension in the setAllowedExtensions Exception #0 (InvalidArgumentException): Disallowed file type. ...
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Magento 2 .gitignore template in combination with Deploybot and Git workflow

I installed Magento 2 using composer locally (on my local Dev environment using MAMP). I added my custom theme and did all my frontend work on my local Dev site. I want my code and changes to be ...
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Where does Magento Connect track installed packages and versions?

We have an extension which was initially installed via Magento Connect. Since then the extension was modified locally, and there have been several patch releases from the vendor. Upgrading the ...
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Best way to set up helper declarations using same tag in different modules

My application (CE Magento 1.9) has two extensions, a custom theme and checkout module, that is using the same xml tag which I believe is causing the following error when visiting the site: Fatal ...
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How to get category thumbnails in navbar menus?

I have been very happy so far with "Responsive Custom Menu", however it does not have the option to pull in thumbnail images for categories and subcategories on the menu. I was about to extend it by ...
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add php code to display sku in before error message [closed]

we are using an extension to import the products. This is the code we are using to display some error message. we are using this file to display error message : $errors[] = Mage::helper('...
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Object Manager in Unit Testing in magento 2

I am trying to write UnitTests for my module for magento 2. For this purpose i need access to the objectManager->create method. i already tried what Marius suggested here: How to obtain the Object ...
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Error while submitting Extension to Magento2

We have an extension released in Magento with version 1.3.1. Now we are trying to upload the new extension with version 1.3.2. This is our composer.json: { "name": "celigo/magento2-netsuite-...
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Magento 2 Multiple Store View Pricing error

i tried to install Multiple Store View Pricing modules and add the files in this path /var/www/html/app/code/MultiStoreViewPricing but get the below error after run command php bin/magento setup:...
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Difference between /Controller and /controllers

A question I've been meaning to ask for ages, more theoretical than anything else. I'm fully versed in developing Extensions using the normal Magento module file structure. I've noticed though when ...
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Magento 1: improving my module development workflow (Modman, composer, git)

This is something I've had in mind for quite some time but I can't find the right method to do it. So basically, I'm working with 6 different websites, all running Magento CE 1.9.2+ On those ...
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404 error at the configuration page

Each time I install new extension, and open the admin - system - configuration - module options I get 404 error. Logging out and in helps, but how to avoid this? The issue has something to do with ...
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Tools to Scan Magento Code for Malicious Content

We have a client who is very concerned with Malicious code being introduced in third party modules, especially modules that are coming from Magento Connect (Or any free module) They would like to use ...
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Add custom field to IWD One page Checkout Extension

I am currently using magento 1.9 I am using IWD's one page checkout extension version 4.0.5(latest). I want to add a custom drop down field to the IWD's checkout page e.g. Where did you here about us ?...
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Connect Manager fails to download with SSL handshake error

Today, my Magento Downloader won't work. It worked for installing extensions previously, but today I get: error:14077410:SSL routines:SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:sslv3 alert handshake failure. It seems the ...
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Unable to install any extension using magento connect manager No Answer?

I have installed a fresh magento 1.9 on my vps running with nginx. My root folder of magento is /var/www/abc.hello.com/datazone/ and also set ownership as www-data as user and www-data as group (www-...
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Remove add to cart button for some products

The company I work for provide a free extension to implement a common B2B requirements in a Magento shop (this is not a plug but a cry for help honest). The request has come in to provide a system ...
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Magento 2 - Custom payment module

I'm trying to build a custom Payment module, but it's very hard to get things to work because there's no real documentation yet. There are a few example extensions, but these are all outdated. What I ...